Tuesday, February 21
Village of Monticello Board of Trustees mtg., 5:30 p.m., Village Hall, Monticello.
Mamakating Town Board mtg., 6 p.m., Town Hall, Wurtsboro. (No July/August
South Fallsburg Fire District Bd. of Fire Commissioners, work session, 7 p.m., Fallsburg ...
Thompson Square mall sold for $19M
MONTICELLO — Sullivan County's main shopping area now has a new owner.
This week, Heidenberg Properties Group, Strategic Real Estate Partners (SREP), and Norse Realty Group announced the $19.1 million acquisition of the Thompson Square Shopping Center in Monticello.
Previously owned by ...
Hospital workers hold vigil over shortstaffing concerns
HARRIS — A rotation of Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) employees gathered across the street from the Harris hospital Tuesday, turning Valentine's Day into a peaceful protest against what they say is chronic and unnecessary shortstaffing.
“There is a problem with retention,” contended Ana ...
Talking about Monticello's revitalization
Nearly 100 folks took a virtual tour of Monticello's Broadway/Route 42 corridors inside the Crawford Library on Wednesday, and they were invited to share their thoughts on the newly renamed “Grow the Gateways” project spanning both the Village of Monticello and the Town of Thompson. Focused on ...
Liberty receives NYS Capital Program grant
LIBERTY — The Town of Liberty was awarded a $90,000 grant from Senator Bonacic through the State and Municipal Facilities Capital Program. Funds will be used to repair and repaint the siding at the Town Hall, repurpose space at the Parks and Recreation building to increase utility and relocate ...
‘The task is large' for the new
Sullivan County Land Bank
MONTICELLO — The goal? To acquire, stabilize, and encourage the redevelopment, or renovation, of blighted, foreclosed and abandoned properties throughout Sullivan County, starting in Monticello and Liberty.
But how? That will be the job of the brand new Land Bank Corporation of Sullivan County, ...
Glen Wild author releases book about Morse, telegraph
GLEN WILD — Tap, tap, tap, stop. Tap, tap, stop.
Invented long before the telephone, Morse Code could send messages over enormous distances using electric pulses that delivered a series of dots and dashes.
It's an interesting and somewhat lost part of history, as cellphones and the Internet ...
Steven Adams arrested in search warrant case
SULLIVAN COUNTY - On Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at approximately 9:00 AM, the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at a residence located at 103 Wildcat Rd. in the Town of Thompson. In the basement of the house sheriff's deputies found a marijuana growing operation ...
Thomas J. Stalter arrested for burglary
SULLIVAN COUNTY - On Thursday February 2, 2017 at approximately 11:40 AM the Sullivan County Sheriff's Patrol received a call from a resident at 74 Fairgrounds Rd. in the Town of Thompson who reported that someone had broken into his house. The caller, who normally works the overnight shift, was ...
Meetings- January 14-17
Tuesday, February 14
Thompson Zoning Board of Appeals, work session, 6:30 p.m.; regular mtg. 7 p.m., Town Hall, Monticello.
Tusten Town Board mtg., 6:30 p.m., Town Hall, Narrowsburg.
Tusten Local Development Council mtg., 5 p.m., Town Hall, Narrowsburg.
Highland Town ...