New life for Sullivan farm, rail trail
The Center for Discovery plans to turn a dormant farm in Neversink into a therapeutic workplace for young adults with autism and create a rail trail on lands acquired by the Open Space Institute.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
2014 high school musicals: Sullivan County; Pike County, Pa.
It's high school musical time, and hundreds of Hudson Valley/Catskills students have been busy dancing, singing, learning lines, building sets and putting in the long hours it takes to put on a quality show.
Fallsburg man gets five years on crack-cocaine charge
A Fallsburg man charged with possessing nearly a pound of crack cocaine last year received a five-year prison sentence on Tuesday.
Parents demand information on Fallsburg heroin scandal
Parents continue demanding answers about an investigation into allegations that some teachers at an elementary school in the Hudson Valley were high on heroin in the classroom.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Times Herald Record: Some teachers at center of heroin probe at...
Some of the seven teachers at the center of an ongoing heroin probe at Benjamin Cosor Elementary School have submitted to drug testing, according to the Times Herald Record.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
DA: Some in Fallsburg school heroin probe have taken drug tests
Some, but not all of the seven staff members at Benjamin Cosor Elementary School have submitted to drug testing by the state police, Sullivan County District Attorney Jim Farrell confirmed on Friday.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Unarmed security guards hired at Benjamin Cosor Elementary School in Fallsburg amid heroin probe
Seven teachers at Benjamin Cosor Elementary School in Fallsburg are under investigation following the recent discovery of heroin in the building.
The Mt Kisco Daily Voice
Westchester Parents Shocked By Heroin Discovery At Area Grammar School
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. Westchester parents were disturbed by news of heroin reportedly being found last week in the faculty bathroom of a Hudson Valley elementary school, which added extra security Monday.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Fallsburg in a cat face-off
Fallsburg has a cat problem. Hundreds of feral cats have sprouted in the area of South Fallsburg's Main Street and at the Davos development and Foxcroft Village, according to Joanne Gerow, the town's animal control officer.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Fallsburg heroin case puts spotlight on teachers
The discovery of heroin and paraphernalia inside a faculty men's bathroom at Benjamin Cosor Elementary in Fallsburg has shined a spotlight on the possession and use of illegal drugs by teachers.
NEWSWATCH: Kingston bans on-street parking in city for snow removal
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - angry parents demand action during a Fallsburg school board meeting following word of the discovery of heroin and drug paraphernalia in a faculty bathroom; a Town of Wallkill police officer has been suspended without pay following her arrest on a felony assault charge and a Facebook posting helps Kingston ... (more)
The Mt Kisco Daily Voice
Parents Express Outrage Over Heroin Found In Elementary School Bathroom
Upset parents were in search for answers at a Wednesday night meeting following the discovery of heroin and hypodermic needles in a faculty bathroom at a school north of Westchester County, according to News 12 Westchester.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Irate Fallsburg parents demand action in heroin case
Two days after news broke that police were investigating six teachers and an aide after twice finding heroin and paraphernalia in the faculty men's bathroom at Benjamin Cosor Elementary, Fallsburg's school board faced questions from angered parents.
Fallsburg parents attend meeting on drug probe Benjamin Cosor Elementary School
Angry parents packed a meeting in search of answers as to why a group of Hudson Valley teachers, at the center of a drug probe, are still at the head of the class.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The Ossining Daily Voice
Heroin Found In Bathroom Of Hudson Valley Elementary School
The latest incident occurred after the drug was found inside the faculty bathroom of an elementary school in Sullivan County, according to News 12 Westchester.
NEWSWATCH: Salt in short supply after relentless winter storms
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - a Newburgh man is arraigned on felony charges for seriously injuring his 4 week old son during what was described as a vicious assault; Fallsburg police attempt to learn more about the discovery of heroin and drug paraphernalia from a faculty bathroom at Cosor Elementary School and the snowy, cold winter has ... (more)
Heroin found in faculty restroom at Fallsburg elementary school
Fallsburg police investigating the reported discovery of heroin and drug paraphernalia in a faculty bathroom at Benjamin Cosor Elementary School say the refusal by a group of teachers to cooperate is hampering their probe.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Teachers lawyer up in elementary school drug probe
Fallsburg police investigating the discovery of heroin and drug paraphernalia in a faculty bathroom at Benjamin Coser Elementary have had their probe hampered because seven faculty members refuse to give urine samples, police said.