REGION — Since the beginning of 2018, Growing Older Together’s (GOT) trained and screened volunteers have been performing services for members and fulfilling GOT’s mission: to provide Wayne County, PA and western Sullivan County, NY residents aged 60 and older both the practical means and the social connections to live independently in their hom
PORT JERVIS, NY — Although most residents who express an opinion on social media agree that Port Jervis needs a Methadone/Suboxone treatment center, debate is ongoing about an appropriate location.
ELDRED, NY — With the completion of the last portion of grant funding, the Highland Town Board revealed a project schedule that would have the new town highway barn under construction in early April.
WASHINGTON, DC — As the U.S. Senate came to an agreement about re-opening the federal government on January 22, politicians issued statements giving their views of the situation.
MONTICELLO, NY — The waterpark that is being built about half a mile away from the Resorts World Catskills Casino on in the Town of Thompson is expected to employ about 600 people when it is opened in early 2019.
Press Release from ICE-free Capital District:
ALBANY, NY — As the Senate debates a spending bill and a potential government shutdown, residents of NY Congressional District 19, including immigrants and faith leaders, organized a spirited afternoon of protest in support of a “clean” DREAM Act.
REGION — A brutal cold snap brought thick ice to the lakes and rivers in the Upper Delaware Valley, then a warm spell lead to an early ice out. The ice flowed down the river and jammed up in Bucks County, leading to numerous flood warnings in that area.
MILANVILLE, PA — Resurrection City, a settlement of 3,000 residents on the National Mall in Washington, DC, was established on May 12, 1968. Lasting for six weeks only, it had a mayor, a city hall, a university, a resident psychiatrist, and its own zip code: 20013.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The cold and snow has not impeded the progress of various committees within the Town of Tusten.
PLEASANT MOUNT, PA — A blaze broke out in a barn housing about 110 cows on January 9, and the fire killed 79 cows. The rest were rescued and moved to another building. The blaze erupted at the Jonas family Cold Springs Farm near Pleasant Mount. Firefighters battled the fire for about seven hours in very cold weather.