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Thursday, January 19, 2017

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Eldred erases 17-point deficit to garner an electrifying win over T-V

ELDRED - A barnburner. That's what the electrifying non-league match up between the hosting Eldred Lady Yellowjackets and the visiting Tri-Valley Lady Bears was as Eldred clawed its way back to erase what was a 17-point second quarter deficit en ... read more

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Time for the 58th Annual Livingston Manor Ice Carnival

By Carol Montana - editor

Students from Livingston Manor's class of 2018, created a Mosasaurus for the snow sculpture competition, adhering to the theme “Jurassic Park.” After shaping the dinosaur, they poured a bit of water over top to solidify and further harden the form, creatively using ice to make the teeth and eyes. They then used spray paint of different colors to bring it to life.
LIVINGSTON MANOR — The court is ready, the dancing shoes are shined up and everything's in place for the 58th Annual Livingston Manor Ice Carnival.
Sponsored by the Livingston Manor Rotary Club, the Ice Carnival features one night and two days of fun and festivities.
Events begin this Friday evening, January 20 with the dance held at Livingston Manor Central School (LMCS) from 6:45 - 9:45 p.m.
The crowning of the Carnival Queen and King will be held at 9:00 p.m. with voters choosing from the royal court members: Lindsay Fredenburg, Josh Evans, Abigail Gorr, Wyatt Fulton, Kimberly Simon, Evan Madison, William Maus and Jimmy Perez.
At 9 a.m. on Saturday, the Annual Snow Sculpture Contest begins (conditions permitting). This year's theme is “Snowmen on Broadway.” Participants ...
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Legislators not so sure they want to restrict tobacco sales in county

By Dan Hust - staff writer

MONTICELLO — Not yet even a draft law, proposed restrictions on tobacco sales in Sullivan County generated controversy at Thursday's Health and Family Services Committee meeting of the Legislature.
Local health officials are contemplating:
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Meetings- January 17-19

Tuesday, January 17

Thompson Town Board mtg., 7:30 p.m., Town Hall, Monticello.

Village of Monticello Board of Trustees mtg., 5:30 p.m., Village Hall, Monticello.

Mamakating Town Board mtg., 6 p.m., Town Hall, Wurtsboro. (No July/August)

Town of Forestburgh public ...
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Governor Cuomo's vision for a better NY

By Autumn Schanil - staff writer
Governor Cuomo delivering his Mid-Hudson State of the State message at SUNY Purchase on January 10.

SULLIVAN COUNTY — Although Governor Andrew Cuomo never mentioned president-elect Trump's name during his first State of the State address in New York's One World Trade Center building Monday morning, he certainly laid out an agenda that would fight ... read more

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