3 hrs ago
Anti-apartheid icon touched local hearts, minds
Some could only dream of meeting him. Others saw that dream realized. Still others of us never got closer to Nelson Mandela than a book or a news story, but it was enough to change a life.
10 hrs ago
New York group troubled by compressor station problems
Fremont Center ~ At approximately 9:30 at night on Thursday December 5, a family on Hungry Hill Road in the Town of Hancock, Delaware County evacuated their home after a Millennium Pipeline Company employee knocked on their door and advised them to either leave the area within ten minutes or stay inside while the company vented natural gas into the ... (more)
14 hrs ago
Liberty man charged with shaking baby, causing brain injury, police say
LIBERTY A Liberty man is facing charges for allegedly causing brain damage to a five-month-old child, according to police.
19 hrs ago
NAACP: Jenkins racially-charged tirade a oeabsolutely intolerablea
The Sullivan County NAACP has called "the venom spewed" in a racially-charged tirade by Monticello Mayor Gordon Jenkins following his arrest on drunk driving and other charges "absolutely intolerable."
23 hrs ago
Sullivan China City plan changes focus
The vision of a "Chinese Disneyland" in Sullivan County has been replaced by plans for an education center featuring a college, dormitories and related development.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Region's leaders recall Nelson Mandela's fight for human rights
As the world shed tears over the death of Nelson Mandela at age 95, mid-Hudson leaders expressed their profound gratitude for the former South African president's unshakable heroism in the fight against apartheid and human injustice.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New York Post
Mysterious plans to build upstate NY a China City of Americaa
Long Island businesswoman Sherry Li is the mastermind behind the plan to build a 'China City of America' in upstate New York.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Students Restore C4 Corvette to Honor Veterans
Lots of hard work in a short time resulted in this patriotic tribute, just in time for the 2013 New York City Veterans Day Parade last month.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
As winter sets in, more turn to local nonprofits to fill the gap in their food budgets
The food pantry had been open for two hours, but there was still a long line snaking down the steps, along the sidewalk and around the corner onto Avoca Street in Newburgh.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Steve Israel: Casinos could also bring museums, college programs
Not just for one of the up-to-two slots for the first Catskill casinos - but for what will make each of those proposals special.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Iconic Catskills resort sold to lifestyle company
David Dziurzynski and Jim O'Brien each scored in the third period as the Binghamton Senators defeated the Syracuse Crunch, 5-1, on Wednesday at The Binghamton Senators announced on Wednesday afternoon that Mike Hoffman is the team captain.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Sale of Kutsher's finalized
The sale of the last iconic Catskills resort was finalized late Wednesday, according to Sullivan County Industrial Development Agency Chairman and county Legislator Ira Steingart.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Sullivan eyes big agricultural future
Add 4,500 New York City restaurants and millions of farm-to-table loving metropolitan area foodies, all less than two hours away.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Ethics panel defers to Justice Department in Grimm probe
The committee said the New York Republican remains under investigation by the Justice Department for potentially violating campaign finance laws by soliciting and accepting prohibited contributions from foreign donors.
Syracuse murderer faces life in prison for 'senseless tragedy of immense proportions'
A Syracuse man who shot another man to death during an argument outside a South Geddes Street gas station was sentenced this morning to 25 years to life in state prison.
Winter Weather Advisory for afternoon, early evening with mix of rain, freezing rain and snow
Tha National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Orange and Sullivan counties from 1 until 10 p.m. Tuesday as a mix of rain, sleet and snow moves into the region.
Former NY dairy plant will re-open as kosher products maker
A former Crowley dairy plant has been acquired by a Sullivan County, NY investor who plans to re-open the factory as a kosher dairy operation.
Catskills Bureau Confidential: Stretch of Route 55 in Liberty named for trooper
State Police in Liberty dedicated the Sergeant Jeffry T. Edelson Memorial Highway Saturday to remember the trooper on the 10th anniversary of his death.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Huffington Post
13 Things You Didn't Know About Woodstock
TO GO WITH AFP STORIES 'US-MUSIC-SOCIETY-HISTORY-WOODSTOCK' A monument at the site of the Woodstock Music and Arts Fair, next to the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is seen on August 3, 2009 in Bethel, New York.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Controversial developer feels targeted
First, he was the front man for what's become the controversial 396-home, apparently Hasidic development in this eastern Sullivan County village - initially telling everyone it would be a 125-unit, secondhome community.