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Thursday, July 20, 2017

News

Meetings 7.18-7.21

Tuesday, July 18

Thompson Town Board mtg., 7:30 p.m., Town Hall, Monticello.

Village of Monticello Board of Trustees mtg., 5:30 p.m., Village Hall, Monticello.

South Fallsburg Fire District Bd. of Fire Commissioners, work session, 7 p.m., Fallsburg ... read more


Meetings 7/18-7/21

Tuesday, July 18

Thompson Town Board mtg., 7:30 p.m., Town Hall, Monticello.

Village of Monticello Board of Trustees mtg., 5:30 p.m., Village Hall, Monticello.

South Fallsburg Fire District Bd. of Fire Commissioners, work session, 7 p.m., Fallsburg ... read more


Grover M. Hermann named one of Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals

HARRIS — It's comforting to know that one of the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) in the country for Quality is right around the corner.
Catskill Regional Medical Center's Grover M. Hermann Hospital in Callicoon recently scored best among critical access hospitals on iVantage Health ... read more


Shooting investigation in Monticello

MONTICELLO — Police in Monticello are currently investigating a shooting that occurred on Saturday at the Evergreen Drive housing complex in the village. At 7:15 p.m. Saturday Monticello police received a report of shots fired in the area of the apartment's basketball courts.
The officers who ... read more


Founders Day Street Fair fills Sullivan Street in Wurtsboro

WURTSBORO — This past Saturday from noon through 6 p.m., Sullivan Street was closed and lined with a blend of vendors with various goods including produce, hand-crafted items and food.
Informational booths from organizations included the Bashakill Area Association and Mamakating First Aid ... read more


Fighting drug abuse from the road

MONTICELLO — “This billboard says, ‘This county is doing something about it,'” said Sullivan County Deputy Manager Dan Depew.
The “it” he was talking about is the growing opioid epidemic, and the billboard was created by Sullivan County Public Health Services and revealed to the public on ... read more


Happy housewarming to SullivanArc

WHITE LAKE — The foyer of SullivanArc's new residence is spacious, airy, and inviting, at first appearing to be a well-maintained home or even a quaint, yet modern bed and breakfast.
The building and its grounds, however, have been renovated to specific standards that can accommodate five ... read more


Three-car accident in Monticello

MONTICELLO — The Village of Monticello Police Department received a 911 call around 3:40 p.m. on Friday afternoon concerning a multiple vehicle accident on Route 42 near the Sleepy Hollow Apartment complex.
The Monticello Volunteer Fire Department and Village Police arrived to find debris ... read more


Farmers Markets collective asks you to ‘Spend Ten'

MONTICELLO — “If everyone in the Sullivan Catskills spends $10 at a farmers market this summer, $360,000+ would go back into our local economy.”
So says the website promoting reasons to shop at a local farmers market.
A collective of seven farmers markets in Sullivan County are sharing ... read more


County revenues climbed in 2016, show signs of continued growth

MONTICELLO — Sullivan County is in better fiscal shape than it ‘s been in years. That's according to independent auditors from Drescher & Malecki, a certified public accounting firm based out of Cheektowaga.
Auditors Matt Montalbo and Carl Windmer delivered the positive news during a meeting of ... read more


Former Roscoe graduate promoted to Air Force Commander

ROSCOE — U.S. Air Force Major Curtis J. Schwarz, a 2001 Roscoe Central School graduate has taken on a new role at the Goodfellow Air Force Base in Texas. On June 27, Schwarz was promoted to Commander of the 17th Logistics Readiness Squadron.
Schwarz has been in the Air Force since 2005, and has ... read more


Delaware board seeks grants

HORTONVILLE — Sullivan County Legislature Chairman Luis Alvarez gave an overview presentation at the Town of Delaware monthly board meeting last week. He talked about county-wide activities and initiatives that could be improved and/or expanded with coordinated efforts of the towns and ... read more


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