1 hr ago
Jurors say they were pressured to convict in Monticello corruption trial
A Sullivan County jury convicted Monticello resident Kariem McCline on a felony charge Friday but two jurors afterwards said they didn't believe that McCline was guilty and were "pressured" in the jury room to make the decision.
5 hrs ago
NEWSWATCH: Man dies after stabbing near Newburgh's Downing Park
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - Newburgh police investigate a fatal stabbing Friday afternoon that occurred near the citys Downing Park; Sullivan County Sheriff Michael Schiff says his departments patrols are threatoned by the loss of overtime funding and State Police identify the body discovered earlier this month in the Delaware River near ... (more)
9 hrs ago
New Jersey Herald
Dental records Id Pa man found in Delaware River
Authorities have identified the man found floating in the middle of the Delaware River on the Pennsylvania-New York border earlier this month.
13 hrs ago
Program dealing with Dementia pain Monday at Sullivan CCE
The Alzheimer's Association and the Caregiver Resource Center of Sullivan County will present Pain Assessment and Management for Individual's with Dementia, sharing information and problem-solving to assess and manage pain when an individual is coping with dementia.
18 hrs ago
Steve Israel: Scare litterbugs with stiff fines, more signs
That's what scores of you said when I again asked for suggestions to clean up our filthy roadsides, which seem to be growing a rainbow-like array of plastic bags, empty cans and broken bottles faster than blooming flowers.
22 hrs ago
Sullivan sheriff issues stern warning
Sheriff Mike Schiff told Sullivan County legislators Thursday he can't run enough patrols to address a wave of burglaries and asked that $100,000 in overtime be restored to his budget.
Thu May 16, 2013
VIDEO: Record Newswatch May 16, 2013
Featured in todays Record Newswatch - a late morning fire rips through a Main street residence in the Village of Chester; Democrat Michael Isgur announces his candidacy for Orange County District Attorney and a Sullivan County jury fails again to reach a verdict in a Monticello corruption case.
Jury deadlocked, 2nd day, in trial of village cop hopeful
Judge Frank LaBuda, after the lunch break, ordered the courtroom door locked for a closed hearing to question one juror about the deliberations.
Tue May 14, 2013
Sullivan event salutes county's retired seniors who volunteer
Forty years ago, the Sullivan County Retired Senior Volunteer Program began with three volunteers performing 10 hours of service.
Construction union hails local casino push
There's no doubt Ulster County's unionized construction workers stand behind a proposed casino at the site of the old Nevele Grande resort.
Tri-Valley seeks $5.7M in upgrades
Tri-Valley School District is asking voters to let it spend $5.7 million on its track, parking lots and physical plant.
Mon May 13, 2013
Monticello man charged in alleged welfare scam
A Monticello man has been charged with felonies in an alleged welfare scam in Sullivan County.
Sun May 12, 2013
Local firefighters turn to Facebook to keep public informed
Through the years, those with an itch for all things firefighting have gone by different names: "Fire-fans." "Sparkies." "Fire buffs." The name "buff," according to the 1967 book "Pictorial History of Firefighting" by Robert W. Masters, came from the "hose-and-wagon days" when enthusiasts would huddle on icy street corners for hours under buffalo ... (more)
Sullivan girl's memory honored by fundraiser
On Saturday, Bivins mingled among hundreds of people who had participated in the second annual Allyson Whitney 5K Walk/Run at Kauneonga Lake.
Sat May 11, 2013
DATABASE: Updated Sullivan County restaurant inspections
These state Health Department inspection records reflect reports from Jan. 1, 2007, through April 2009 and include Sullivan County restaurants, bars and summer camps.
Fri May 10, 2013
Rape Intervention Services benefit walk set for April 20
The "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event to raise funds for the Rape Intervention Services and Education program of Sullivan County will be held April 20 at the Sullivan County Government Center Lobby in Monticello.
Nevele to develop, allow for public rail trail use if casino comes
Resort owner Michael Treanor promised he'd rehabilitate and allow public use on all five miles of rail trail owned by the Nevele if they get gaming.
Thu May 09, 2013
LiGreci to testify against Trustee Hutchins
Former Monticello Village Manager John LiGreci pleaded guilty on Wednesday to three misdemeanor counts of official misconduct, agreeing to testify against Trustee T.C. Hutchins and another man rather than risk a felony conviction and prison time.
Cops: Dutchess man stole TV from Walmart
Sullivan County sheriff's deputies say a Wappingers Falls man was arrested May 1 in Montgomery after stealing a 55-inch flat-screen TV from the Walmart store in the Town of Thompson.
Wed May 08, 2013
No protest at fracking film
What if you show a controversial film about a subject that's generated countless protests - and no one shows up to protest? That's what happened Wednesday evening at the local debut of "FrackNation," filmmaker Phelim McAleer's pro-fracking documentary that aims to show that the natural gas extraction method of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is ... (more)