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Monday, March 18, 2019

Local Sports

2019 Alpine Skiing All-Stars

SULLIVAN COUNTY -- It was a nice winter on the slopes for county alpine skiers -- nine of which qualified for the state meet.
After much consideration among our sports staff, we're excited to announce our 2019 Sullivan County Democrat Alpine ...
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Top Stories

No golf at Kutsher's for 2019

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer

No golf will be played this year on Kutsher's Country Club course according to YO1 Wellness Center, instead, their focus will shift to the wellness center.
MONTICELLO — According to YO1 Wellness Center Marketing Manager Abhiruchi Jain, there will no golf played this year at the historic Kutsher's Country Club.
On Monday, March 11, a public hearing was scheduled with the County of Sullivan Industrial Development Agency (IDA) and Veria Lifestyle Inc. on a tax benefit application to help with the redevelopment.
Moments before the public hearing was to start, Veria withdrew their application.
“We do not have plans to re-open Kutsher's Country Club this season as our focus in entirety is on YO1 Wellness Center,” said Jain. “Internal discussions are on-going, and we plan on maintaining the Kutsher's property at its current state. Please stay tuned.”
Veria Lifestyle Inc., are the owners of the YO1 Wellness Center, and YO1 Country Club ...
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Monticello terminates building inspector

By Matt Shortall - editor

MONTICELLO — The Village of Monticello moved to terminate the employment of Building Inspector and Code Enforcment Officer Ronald Singer at their most recent meeting in March.
“We felt he wasn't doing the job the way the job should be done,” said ...
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Latest News

Businesses planning Porchfest for Woodstock Weekend in Callicoon

By Fred Stabbert III

CALLICOON - It's an idea that started 12 years ago in Ithaca and has grown to include 130 events throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Now Irene Nickolai is spear-heading an effort to bring the popular musical and community event to downtown Callicoon on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 16, 17 and ...
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White Lake residents still reeling from 2018 wind storm, finally get relief

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer
Alfred Reed of White Lake had been waiting for almost a year for NYSEG to return and remove the logs from his front lawn. NYSEG removed the trees after the wind storm of 2018 and finally returned this week to finish the job.

WHITE LAKE — When tornado strength winds blew through Sullivan County in May of last year, Bethel residents for 40 years, Alfred (80) and Maria Reed (79), are lucky that their house was not damaged. Trees took down power lines, destroyed homes and ... read more

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