SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — The Center for Discovery (CFD), which has been housing and giving support to people with serious disabilities for 60 years, has been named as a partner in the creation of a Centers of Excellence program for children with complex disabilities.
HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County Commissioners quietly appropriated a big chunk of the county’s $32 million budget on January 5, when they approved county employee pay schedules for 2017.
Business manager John Haggerty said employee salaries roughly amount to 45 to 50% of the budget.
REGION — A national movement to march on Washington, DC is being held the day after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. Women from all over the country will unite to make their voices heard.
CALLICOON, NY — Delaware Valley Arts Alliance and the Callicoon Theater will present “Moonlight,” winner of the Golden Globe’s Best Drama Award, on Friday, January 13 through Tuesday, January 17, nightly at 7:30 p.m., with matinees at 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Narrowsburg Diner opened last week and is serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. The space was formerly The Whistlestop Diner but is now under new ownership and being operated by Kenny Emeigh. However, it’s still serving traditional diner fare.
HONESDALE, PA — A new report from Honesdale Safety Committee members Bill Canfied and Bob Jennings recommends doubling the number of full-time police officers on the force from three to six. The report was issued on January 9.
ALBANY, NY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed a modernization program that if adopted by the legislature would allow expanded voting access that would include automatic voter registration, same-day registration and early voting.
VILLAGE OF MONTICELLO — A 45-year-old Monticello man was arrested after allegedly breaking into a couple’s home, stealing various items from them and assaulting them.
LORDS VALLEY, PA — A new drug take-back box was unveiled on January 9 at Lords Valley Village Pharmacy.
MONTICELLO, NY — David Sager, the manager of the Village of Monticello, is appealing the dismissal of the whistleblower lawsuit he filed against the Sullivan County Division of Family Services (DFS).