Long before the ‘60s and a little music festival called Woodstock, the Catskill’s attracted artists, writers, musicians and fans to our neck of the woods, where some came to visit, and others to stay.
HONESDALE, PA — “There is structure inherent in nature, which we constantly draw from and take for granted,” artist Samuelle Green says. Her project, “The Paper Caves,” is a large-scale art installation that elaborates upon the forms found in nature.
NARROWSBURG, NY — On Saturday, May 6 at 8 pm, the DVAA’s Tusten Theatre Spring Cultural Series continues with award-winning cabaret singer Marissa Mulder performing “Tom… In His Words,” a tribute to the music of iconic singer/songwriter Tom Waits.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — SUNY Sullivan will host its 27th annual Kite Festival on Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the campus green, with a multitude of events happening throughout the college.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Monticello High School Music Department will produce its annual spring concerts on May 8 and May 9. The Monday concert will be held at Nesin Theater, 22 St. John’s St., at 7:30 p.m. It will feature solo instrumentalists along with small chamber ensembles, all upperclassmen.
ROSCOE, NY — April showers bring May flowers, but another sure sign of spring is the harvest of ramps. While becoming increasingly popular, ramps may still be unknown to some. Kind of like an onion and kind of like garlic, the ramp is somewhat mysterious.
HONESDALE, PA — Most moms struggle to find the balance between work and home life. But for Jessica Lee Ebert that balance also includes finding the time to become the next American Ninja Warrior. Ebert, a Honesdale native, auditioned and was accepted to be on the ninth season of NBC’s hit television show “American Ninja Warrior.”
HONESDALE, PA — Lights, camera, fashion! The Cooperage Project in collaboration with Alessandra Iavarone of The Velvet Maple presented a fashion show fundraiser at The Cooperage on Sunday, April 9. The event showcased many local businesses, including clothing and jewelry stores, salons, photographers and more.
Imagine, you are locked in a room and the clock is ticking. You race against time as you try to find clues and solve puzzles to break out of the room. This scenario becomes real, and played for fun, at the popular new concept “escape rooms.”
There’s an ordinary-looking office building in the heart of Monticello, NY, which I’ve passed many times with no idea of the extraordinary things going on behind its doors. That building, 309 Broadway, hosts Action Toward Independence (ATI).