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Friday, March 23, 2018


In General

Liberty Elks donates to AmVets Post 50 and other groups

Liberty NY Elks Lodge #1545 donated $400.00 of a $4,000.00 Elks National Foundation Gratitude grant to AmVets Post 50 to help clean up the Veterans Cemetery. The, Liberty Elks also donated $750.00 from the Gratitude Grant to each of the following schools: Liberty, Tri-Valley, Sullivan West and more


Access therapists complete LSVT BIG Certification

WOODSTOCK - Access Physical Therapy & Wellness is pleased to announce that Lisa Piccolo, PT, CCI and Denise Mincarelli Gardner, PTA have completed the LSVT BIG Certification for the treatment of individuals with movement disorders related to Parkinson disease. Research on LSVT BIG has revealed more

Military Notes

Polomcean graduates Boot Camp

SOUTH CAROLINA — Austin Polomcean graduated from Boot Camp in Great Lakes, Illinois on November 9, 2017, Div. 001. He graduated top 5 in his division.
A June 2017 graduate of Tri-Valley, he is the son of Aaron Polomcean of Long Eddy and Melanie Hornbeck of Grahamsville.
Polomcean is now at more


Reading opens up a whole new world

MONTICELLO - Knowing how to read opens so many doors for a child. It lets their imaginations soar. How fitting that Monticello Superintendent Tammy Mangus read a special book to second grade students in Barbara Bitjeman's class at KLR Elementary School to celebrate the annual Read Across America. more


Free Agriculture Career & Job Fair at SUNY Sullivan

LOCH SHELDRAKE — New York State is a leading agricultural state with 36,300 farms that produced $4.7 billion in products in 2010. New York ranks among the largest producers in the nation for some products, including ranking second in wine production.
An Agriculture Career & Job Fair will be more


Welcome to the world

HARRIS — Catskill Regional Medical Center, in Harris, has announced the following recent births:
• A son, Harrison Cole Aweh, was born on January 13, 2018, to Brittney and Eric Aweh of Ellenville.
• A daughter, Jayde Amelia Conroy, was born on January 09, 2018, to Tiffany Melendez and Jason more


Sullivan County accepting agricultural district applications

MONTICELLO - Sullivan County is accepting applications from property owners seeking to be included in New York State Agricultural Districts 1 and 4, for a 30-day window beginning April 1 and ending April 30.
New York State Agricultural Districts are geographic areas that consist predominantly more

College Notes

McPhillips graduates Syracuse University

SYRACUSE — Matthew V. McPhillips of Parksville graduated from Syracuse University in May 2017, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of Arts & Sciences and the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.
A 2013 graduate of Liberty High School, Matthew is the son of Joanne more

Arts & Culture

Local student artwork on display

LIVINGSTON MANOR - The Catskill Art Society, in partnership with SC BOCES, proudly presents the annual CAS Sullivan County High School Art Show, a new exhibition of work by Sullivan County public high school students, running April 20 - May 5, 2018 at the CAS Arts Center at 48 Main Street, more

Celebrations & Anniversaries

Celebrate National Library Week, April 9-14

LIBERTY - This week, Liberty Public Library joins libraries nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries lead their communities through the transformative services, programs and expertise they offer.
April 9-14 is National Library Week, an annual celebration of the life-changing work of more


Honey Bee Festival increases respect for the species

The late Borscht Belt comedian Rodney Dangerfield used to complain that he never got any respect.
Well, after a third annual Narrowsburg Honey Bee Festival, it looks like honeybees are getting a little more respect through educational programs and the beekeeper vendors who are a key component of more

Awards & Milestones

Johansen named on University of Rochester Dean's List

ROCHESTER - Leif Johansen, a sophomore majoring in political science at the University of Rochester, has been named to the Dean's List for academic achievement for the fall 2017 semester.
Johansen, a resident of Livingston Manor, is the child of Russell and Kathleen Johansen and Peg Johansen, more

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