Catskill Confidential: Changes in store for Sullivan County Adult Care Center
Sullivan County's Adult Care Center soon will have new Alzheimer's and short-term rehab units and, possibly, a new name.
Mon May 20, 2013
Disturbed man threatens deputies with revolver; surrenders after standoff in Thompson
Sullivan County deputies early Sunday talked a disturbed man into putting a revolver away and recovered an arsenal of weapons during a brief standoff at a Haddock Road home in the Town of Thompson.
Sun May 19, 2013
White Plains CitizeNetReporter
Employment Gains Slowly Through Hud Valley Region
It is a pleasure to see a paper that reports the news instead of making the news.
Industry uncertain as court upholds right to ban fracking
It sure seems like the recent appeals court decision affirming the right of New York towns to ban fracking is a huge victory for those opposed to the natural gas extraction method of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.
Advocates push for Delaware River's own identity
He also says that plans to enhance the Upper Delaware, with hundreds of thousands of dollars of federal grant dollars, are misunderstood.
Sat May 18, 2013
State may give nod to $200K Sullivan nursing home repair
The state may allow Sullivan County to replace two leaking showers at the Adult Care Center using grant money earmarked for the center's renovation - ending a dilemma in which an unbudgeted and unexpected $200,000 expense threatened to delay a major makeover.
Festival to show film shot in Sullivan
Among the 150 movies and shorts to be shown in the Hoboken International Film Festival this year is one filmed in Sullivan County by a family production company.
Fri May 17, 2013
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.
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)
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.
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.
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.
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)