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2 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

Hankins man hit with child porn charges

Stein was arraigned in Town of Liberty Court on two felony charges and sent to Sullivan County Jail on $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond.

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Related Topix: Hankins, NY, Liberty, NY

3 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

Dropoffs announced for Saturday prescription drug take-back in Sullivan

People in Sullivan County will be able to drop off unwanted prescription drugs for safe disposal from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Callicoon, NY, Fallsburg, NY, Liberty, NY, Monticello, NY

7 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

Stockbridge-Munsee tribe submits $1 million for casino bid

The Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohicans and its partner Trading Cove New York, which want to build a casino on 330 acres in the Sullivan County hamlet of Bridgeville, have submitted their $1 million casino application to the state, according to a press release issued by Trading Cove.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Local jobless rates down from a year ago

Figures released Tuesday by the state Department of Labor showed Orange County's rate dropping to 6.3 percent last month from 7.6 percent in March 2013.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law

Times Herald-Record

State police charge man with theft at Narrowsburg Adult Home

State police arrested a man on Friday who, they said, stole cash from a fellow resident of the Narrowsburg Adult Home.

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Related Topix: Narrowsburg, NY

Albany Times Union

Police probe needed

Proper handling of evidence is fundamental to the success of criminal prosecutions.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Drugs, Westchester County, NY, Hawthorne, NY, Opinion

Times Herald-Record

Catskills Bureau Confidential: Sullivan County to host legal team from Turkey

In what has to be a first for Sullivan County, five judges and prosecutors from Turkey will be visiting the county to learn about the American system of justice - Sullivan County-style.

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Related Topix: Rock Hill, NY, Wurtsboro, NY, Monticello, NY

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Law.com

Michael Rikon

In New York there are two separate procedures utilized to acquire property by eminent domain.

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Related Topix: Cheektowaga, NY

Times Herald-Record

Grahamsville man charged with stealing copper pipes

State police arrested a Grahamsville man on Friday who, they said, unlawfully entered a home on Summitville Road and stole several pieces of copper water pipe.

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Related Topix: Grahamsville, NY

WTEN-TV Albany

Police: NY man tried to drown 2 officers in swamp

A 43-year-old man remains jailed after authorities say he tried to drown two police officers who had chased him into an upstate New York swamp after they found drugs on him.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Middletown, NY

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Area employment rose over a year, except for Sullivan

Ulster County and the Orange-Dutchess metro area saw gains in private-sector employment in the 12-month period ending in March, while Sullivan County lost jobs.

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Related Topix: Ulster County, NY, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Times Herald-Record

State: Casinos won't speed fix for Exit 131 bottleneck

The state isn't budging on the timetable for reconstruction of Route 17's Exit 131, despite the prospect of thousands of gamblers joining thousands of shoppers in traversing this overburdened interchange with the New York State Thruway.

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Related Topix: Orange County, NY

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Homemade tops premiere of old-fashioned soda fountain treats: Bubby's High Line

Bubby's High Line, a restaurant beloved for its dedication to the classic American table menu launched its first-ever classic American old-fashioned soda fountain treats -- and to celebrate the occasion was giving away free sodas, ice cream sodas and small sundaes to a loyal, adoring public for four hours yesterday.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Dessert, Ice Cream, Recipes

Times Herald-Record

Owners see it as step toward confiscation

Richie Post's passion for guns and gun history fills the walls and rafters of Fur, Fin and Feather, the Livingston Manor sports shop he owns.

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Related Topix: Livingston Manor, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Ulster County, NY

Times Herald-Record

Heather Yakin: How juries work is one of court's true mysteries

A whole trial unspools, with days of detailed testimony. The prosecution presents its evidence, laying out the pieces of the puzzle that is a criminal case.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Drugs, Marijuana

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Sullivan casino crusaders urge Orange to speak out, say no

A group of casino crusaders who want two in Sullivan County and none in Orange is launching an attack on the possibility of an Orange casino.

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Related Topix: Orange County, NY, Wallkill, NY, Rock Hill, NY, Blooming Grove, NY

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Sex sting leads to federal charges for Sullivan County man

A Hortonville man who was arrested on federal charges Thursday tried to entice an undercover agent who he thought was a 13-year-old girl into sexual acts, according to federal court documents.

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Albany Times Union

Lawyer for bin Laden kin guilty of tax crime

A Manhattan lawyer who recently represented the son-in-law of Osama bin Laden in a high-profile terror trial pleaded guilty Monday to tax-related crimes.

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Related Topix: Prison, Tax

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

Who Pays America's Highest (and Lowest) Property Taxes?

The second biggest cost of homeownership-following the mortgage-is usually property taxes.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Westchester County, NY, Allegany County, NY, Orleans County, NY

Times Herald-Record

Monticello trio gets prison for Sullivan burglary spree

Two men and a woman from Monticello were sentenced to prison Friday after pleading guilty to committing a string of burglaries in three towns, Sullivan County District Attorney Jim Farrell said.

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Related Topix: Monticello, NY

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