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Friday, May 29, 2020

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20/20 on 2020 senior athletes: Eldred's Jordan Reed

ELDRED— “If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work ... read more

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SUNY Sullivan Chair, Drobysh, steps down

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer

SUNY Sullivan Board of Trustee Chair Steven Drobysh will temporarily step down as chair. Dr. Theresa Hamlin and Paul Guenther will step in and Co-chair the Board of Trustees.
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By patricio robayo

LOCH SHELDRAKE — During the May 14 meeting of the SUNY Sullivan Board of Trustees (BOT), Chair Steven Drobysh announced he would step down temporarily from his position at the college.
“In some ways, it's with a very heavy heart ... there's just so much that has been happening in my world as a banker these days,” said Drobysh.
He said that Dr. Theresa Hamlin and Paul Guenther would step in and Co-chair the BOT, “until we get to the other side of this crisis and we get to where we need to be.”
Drobysh said he will continue to be on the board and still be part of the finance committee.
“I'll be here, and I'm going to do everything I can to help in any way I can,” added Drobysh.
Drobysh became chair last year when Hamlin stepped ...
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New county jail opening soon, delayed due to Coronavirus

By Isabel Braverman - staff writer

MONTICELLO — The new Sullivan County Jail has sat empty for some time now since its construction was complete. A ribbon cutting celebration was held last October, and the move was supposed to happen a couple months after.
At the Executive ...
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Kauneonga Lake Block Party canceled

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer

BETHEL — For the first time in history, the Kauneonga Lake Block Party has canceled its event due to the growing concerns of COVID-19 and its safety.
Festival organizers have sent a letter to the Town of Bethel, stating that they canceled their event that was slated for June 21, 2020, and said ...
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Prohibition Distillery helping during COVID-19

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer
Prohibition Distillery Owner Brian Facquet has temporarily shifted his business to help meet the need for hand sanitizer.

ROSCOE — While some businesses are struggling to make ends meet during the COVID-19 pandemic, others are redirecting their production for the greater good.
Brian Facquet, owner of the Prohibition Distillery in Roscoe, lost a significant part of ...
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