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Friday, November 22, 2019

Local Sports

Big bucks enter Democrat Contest

Sullivan and Wayne County, PA - Despite less than ideal hunting conditions, which included windy and wet weather for most of the opening week, Sullivan County hunters made some impressive scores.
Leading the way is David Robisch, whose 77.75 buck ...
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Top Stories

Federation for the Homeless prepares for winter

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer

O.B. (left) hands off several bags of rice to Justin Roman. Both are from Delaware Valley Job Corps Center and are helping to unload food received from the Hudson Valley Food Bank.
MONTICELLO — Kathy Kreiter, Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless Program Administrator, said any one person could be faced with an economic hardship that could cause them to become homeless.
It's something that she does not take lightly.
SCFH operates the only full-time soup kitchen in Sullivan County, which provides breakfast and lunch and is open five days a week at 9 Monticello Street in Monticello.
Kreiter has a passion for her job and helping people who are without homes and struggling.
“It's the best place I've ever worked,” said Kreiter.
When she started eight years ago, she did not know how work life and family would be interconnected.
One of her siblings was struggling economically after going on disability.
While he had a home, SCFH provided a ...
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Republican majority holds as absentee ballots counted

By Isabel Braverman - staff writer

SULLIVAN — After the election was held on November 5, a few local races were still too close to call. Absentee ballots were counted beginning on Tuesday and have now all been entered.
The Board of Elections will finalize the votes on November ...
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Latest News

DeMayo to return as Liberty Supervisor

By Matt Shortall - news editor

LIBERTY — Frank DeMayo may have left office in 2007, but he never left Liberty. Starting in 2020, he will succeed Brian Rourke as town supervisor.
It's a bit of a comeback story for the former supervisor who took office in 2003 but lost re-election in a close race to Democrat John Schmidt in ...
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Eldred Preserve receives increased tax abatements as project cost increases

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer
IDA Counsel Walter Garigliano (left) as he listens to the board members of the IDA discuss the increased cost of the Eldred Preserve before they voted to increase the sales tax abatement.

MONTICELLO — The Eldred Preserve has sent a request to the County of Sullivan Industrial Development Agency (IDA) to increase their sales tax abatement due to the anticipated increase in cost for the project.
When the Eldred Preserve first ...
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