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Second arrest in robbery at Monticello Liquors
A second suspect in the break-in of the Monticello Liquors Inc. in May was arrested on Thursday.
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Flood-hit areas of Sullivan await word on funding
Officials in western Sullivan County are still waiting for word regarding whether their municipalities will receive money for necessary repairs to infrastructure, homes and businesses following flash flooding earlier this month.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Record number of region's kids are going hungry
A little boy in kindergarten is so hungry he tries to take an extra peanut butter and jelly sandwich from the school cafeteria and slip it in his backpack - even though he's already getting one for free.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Warwick Advertiser
Casinos: Will it be boom or bust?
Those who are betting that casinos are doomed point to the collapse this week of the iconic Trump Plaza in Atlantic City.
Sullivan OKs $442K for jail design changes
The Sullivan County Legislature voted Thursday to spend $442,000 in the hope that design changes will save $10 million and drop the price of the new jail to $64 million.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Ulster County leads June job growth rate in region
The county registered a 2.8 percent gain in private-sector employment compared to the same month last year.
Public hearing on proposed changes to Sullivan County district lines at
A public hearing is scheduled for 1:45 p.m. Thursday concerning redrawn district lines in Sullivan County.
Monticello court debris may be removed
Village officials will be opening up bids from contractors on Thursday to remove the debris left over from October's demolition of the former village justice court, according to Village Manager Ray Nargizian.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
First tornado 'in years' in Sullivan County hits 2 homes
A tornado did touch down in Sullivan County Sunday evening, the county's public safety commissioner, Dick Martinkovic, confirmed.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Public hearing set on Sullivan County redistricting; see preliminary changes
County residents will be afforded the opportunity to voice their opinions on the new proposed redistricting plan during a public hearing July 17. A committee, comprised of legislators Alan Sorensen, Kathy LaBuda and Chairman Scott Samuelson, along with Jill Weyer, of the county planning department, and Linda Lavine, formerly of real property and ... (more)
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Bicyclist from New York City killed by vehicle
A New York City teenager has died after being hit by a car while he was riding a bicycle in rural Sullivan County.
Bloomingburg developer Lamm disregarding stop-work order, mayor alleges
Even though this eastern Sullivan County village issued stop-work orders on another building owned by developer Shalom Lamm, work has continued and people have used the former hardware store on the corner of Main Street and Winterton Road, said Mayor Frank Gerardi and several residents.
No tornado Sunday in Sullivan County, but be ready for more violent weather
Despite a tornado warning late Sunday afternoon for parts of Sullivan County, a tornado never materialized, according Sullivan County Public Safety Commissioner Dick Martinkovic.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Left At The Gate
Saturday Morning Casino News and Notes
An effort is underway to overturn the local approval for Genting's Tuxedo casino proposal; part of a drive to block any casino from being constructed in Orange County.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Warwick Advertiser
Take a hike and learn about the Battle
What was supposed to be a sneak attack by a militia led by Col. John Hathorn of Warwick and Lt.
Steve Israel: Summer visitors: Help keep mid-Hudson clean
Welcome to our home - the Hudson Valley, the Catskills, the mid-Hudson - whatever part of our beautiful region you're visiting.
Group looks to block Orange casinos
As Thursday night's anti-Orange County casino meeting wrapped up, activist lawyer Michael Sussman said he plans to file a court case, seeking to get the casino proposal, recently approved in Tuxedo, overturned.
Radio tower may increase cost of new Sullivan jail
Sullivan County officials found out Thursday that a radio tower set to be installed next to the proposed $60 million county jail could result in additional costs because of ice forming on it, potentially endangering the soon-to-be constructed facility as well as people in its parking lot.
Sullivan officials look for storm help
Sullivan County officials are hoping to receive some federal assistance as they learned repairing damage from last week's storm could cost $3 million.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Empire State News
Repeat sexual predator faces life for assaulting child
MONTICELLO A Fallsburg man could face from 10 years to life in state prison after being found guilty in Sullivan County Court on predatory sexual assault charges.