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Friday, January 18, 2019

Local Sports

Panthers slay Dragons with second quarter run

MONTICELLO -- Division games are crucial. And the Monticello Panthers (6-4, 3-1 OCIAA) earned a big division win on Thursday in the Pit in front of their fans, slaying the Cornwall Dragons, 67-48.
The game was tight in the first period with ...
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Third lane may be coming to Route 17

By Isabel Braverman - staff writer

Route 17 might soon be getting a third lane, which will extend from Harriman all the way to Exit 100 in Liberty, seen here.
MONTICELLO - Due to high-volume traffic on the weekends, a third lane is being proposed for Route 17 from Sullivan County to Harriman, announced Marc Baez, President/CEO of the Sullivan County Partnership for Economic Development.
“It's starting to really get legs,” Baez told the Sullivan County legislators during the Economic Development Committee meeting on Thursday.
Baez added that a coalition was formed and they started to push this idea of getting a third lane done on 17 to be able to address the traffic issues on Fridays and Sundays, and be proactive on development taking place around the area.
Money was successfully procured for an implementation plan costing $5 million. The plan is for the Department of Transportation to look into logistics of how to add a third lane, for ...
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Sullivan real estate market continues to improve

By Fred Stabbert III - publisher

SULLIVAN COUNTY — The Sullivan County real estate market is continuing to trend upward in both residential sales and the price of single-family homes.
The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors (HGAR) released its 2018 annual report last Tuesday ...
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Get Ready to Renaissance!

By Matt Shortall - editor

LIBERTY — The ground might be frozen solid, but Sullivan Renaissance is looking forward to warmer days. The beautification group that helped spearhead community gardens across Sullivan County held its Winter Symposium at the Cablevision building in Liberty last Wednesday, bringing together local ... read more

New tech lab in Hurleyville

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer
The Center for Discovery celebrated generous funding provided by America Portfolios which helped open the new technology lab on January 10, 2019. Now known as Technology Hub and Incubator (THINC) in Hurleyville Patrick Dollard (far left) President, and CEO of The Center for Discovery receives a check from Lon Dolber (center) American Portfolios CEO along with Jason Kean, Director of Innovation at The Center for Discovery.

HURLEYVILLE — After more than 30 years, The Center for Discovery (TCFD) is still pushing the boundaries of technology to help people with disabilities and complex conditions.
A new technology lab has officially opened at the TCFD's Technology ...
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