ELDRED, NY — Ninety-nine years after the armistice was signed to end World War I, Highland residents gathered to honor their own on November 11 at 11 a.m. The commemoration was hosted by the Tusten-Highland-Lumberland VFW Post 6427 and the Sylvan Liebla American Legion Post 1363. Commander Peter D. Carmeci Sr.
HONESDALE, PA — Human Services Director Andrea Whyte delivered the state’s bad news to the county commissioners on November 9.
GLEN SPEY, NY — Laurie Terry’s November 7 election as town clerk created three job vacancies in Lumberland’s town government. Terry will be replacing incumbent Ginny Horn, who chose not to seek re-election.
FOUNTAIN HILL, PA — Cpl. Seth Kelly, a Honesdale native and a corporal with the Pennsylvania State Police, was upgraded from critical to stable condition on November 13. That was after two surgeries to treat multiple gunshot wounds suffered after Kelly and another officer pulled over a man suspected of driving under the influence.
HAWLEY, PA — The room was full and the news was positive.
I hope you are all staying nice and warm in this chilly winter weather. Neither rain, nor sleet, nor hail, nor snow stopped The Cochcton Republican Club from serving up their annual chicken barbeque dinner on Election Day. I have to say it is the best chicken barbeque around.
John Geba, a longtime resident of Glen Spey, NY, died Monday, November 6, 2017 with his family by his side. He was 90.
NARROWSBURG, NY — As the first year of the Trump Administration labors to a conclusion, the Upper Delaware Council (UDC) continues to struggle with this year’s newly intense financial oversight by the National Park Service (NPS).
ELDRED, NY — Acknowledging a crowd of well over 100 community members, board president Carol Bliefernich began her report at the November 2 meeting stating that there are probably “100 different reasons why you are here.” She repeatedly stated that she looks forward to hearing from the public, either personally or in the forum of the public meet
REGION — There has been a rash of comments on social media in recent weeks about birds disappearing from bird feeders. The phenomena is reportedly real but not of concern, according to an email sent from Marc Devokaitis, a public information specialist at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.