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Sunday, November 19, 2017

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$560,000 vote set for Dec. 5

LIBERTY - Problems at the baseball and soccer fields behind Liberty High School could soon be resolved. The Liberty CSD Board of Education recently approved a $560,000 capital project referendum that will repair and re- store the baseball and soccer ... read more

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Governor Cuomo wows kids at KLR Elementary

By Rich Klein  - reporter/photographer

Xyaira Brown, a third grader, gets a special New York State coin from Governor Cuomo Thursday after she answered a question correctly.
MONTICELLO - They only had two days notice but students, teachers and administrators at the Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School gave New York Governor Andrew Cuomo a rousing welcome to Sullivan County on Thursday.
The governor announced funding for a comprehensive after-school program to benefit elementary school kids across the state. Monticello and Fallsburg were two of 27 districts in the state to receive this funding. Over the course of the next five years, Monticello and Fallsburg will receive annual grants of approximately $1.5 million and $708,800 respectively.
Governor Cuomo and the Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS) said in a news release that the districts will be receiving funds from the $35 million Empire State After-School program. The program, which was ...
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County anticipates ‘raise the age' law

By Matt Shortall - news editor

MONTICELLO - Commissioner William Moon from the Department of Family Services met with county officials last week to discuss the impending effects of New York's “raise the age” law, which will increase the age of criminal responsibility to 18. ... read more

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CRMC Hallway of Heroes

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer

HARRIS — In honor of Veterans Day, Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) recently celebrated and honored employees who work for the hospital and patients who are currently ill. CRMC unveiled the “Hallway of Heroes,” a permanent display of photos and military accomplishments of CRMC employees who ... read more

Harnessing the sun

By Patricio Robayo - staff writer
NY Delaware II, LLC, is proposing to open a two megawatt solar electricity generation facility on Hospital Road in Callicoon.

MONTICELLO — According to the County of Sullivan Industrial Development Agency (IDA), there are currently six solar projects going on in Sullivan County, which have exceeded the IDA's goal of having four solar projects. One of the provisions the IDA ... read more

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