Liberty church practices social activism
LIBERTY — Often, when Pastor Ed Sostak delivers free groceries to the door of a needy family, someone in the house will exclaim in recognition, “oh, you're from the backpack church.”
That's because Liberty Free Methodist Church, now called the Vine & Branch Church, provides free student ...read more
Tea Party meets Feb. 6
MONTICELO — On Thursday, February 6 at 7 p.m. the monthly meeting of the Sullivan County Tea Party Patriots will be held at 240 Chestnut Street, Liberty. All are welcome. For further information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or Barbara at 439-5401.
Linda Bastian added to Fulbright Specialist roster
CALLICOON — Linda Bastian of Callicoon, retired professor and professional artist, has recently been added to the Fulbright Specialist Roster as a candidate for grants to cooperate internationally on academic development. Funded by the US Department of State, the Fulbright Specialist Program places ...read more
Ready for the bargain hunter
WURTSBORO — Wurtsboro has its own indoor flea market, which opened for business last November. The owner is Payal Shah.
Yvette Gonzalez, one of the workers, said the store saw a significant increase in business due to the recent Wurtsboro Winterfest. The flea market is still undergoing ...read more
Welcome to the world!
HARRIS — Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris has announced the following recent births:
• A daughter, Savannah Lynn Ryder, on February 9, to Crystal Lynn Gagnon and Steven James Ryder, of Roscoe;
• A daughter, Rosalie Faye, on February 11, to Yvonne and James Corbin, of ...read more
County needs ag input
MONTICELLO — As a continuation of the County Farmland Protection Plan update, Sullivan County is seeking input from farmers and agri-service businesses. All farmers are invited to attend a Farmer Focus group meeting to provide input on the state of agriculture within the County.
The meeting ...read more
SUNY Geneseo names Golden Key International Honour Society members
GENESEO — The SUNY Geneseo chapter of the Golden Key International Honour Society recently inducted students into the organization during a campus ceremony. Juniors or seniors with a grade point average that places them in the top 15 percent of their class are eligible for membership.
Inductees ...read more