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Monday, January 21, 2019


Snow, arctic air on the way

SULLIVAN COUNTY -- Despite a large snowfall in November, things have been pretty quiet this winter. But another storm is on the horizon. The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning for our region from noon tomorrow (Saturday) to 4 p.m. Sunday.
The watch reads, “...Heavy mixed ... read more

Cost of recycling piles up

SULLIVAN — Thousands of residents across the county regularly rely on their local sanitation company to pick up their trash and recyclables. The cost of those services may soon go up as global pressures start to affect local business.
Small communities across the country are facing increased ... read more

State Legislature passes early voting reform

SULLIVAN — The State Legislature approved a bill on Monday that will allow New Yorkers to cast their vote up to 10 days before election day.
Early voting was part of a set of bills passed by the new Democratic majority that takes aim at reforming New York's election system, including bills to ... read more

Bethel named top 19 places to visit in 2019

BETHEL — The world will be watching what happens in Bethel this summer as the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock will soon rock the county.
The travel booking website Expedia just announced the top 19 places to visit in 2019 and Bethel was listed at number 8.
“Its very exciting,” said Bethel Town ... read more

Repair Café helps people fix their broken things

NARROWSBURG — A repair café is a local meeting place that brings people and their broken items together with repair coaches/volunteers who have the expertise to fix them. The first Tusten repair café will be held on Saturday, January 26 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tusten Town Hall located at 210 ... read more

Vehicle larcenies reported

THOMPSON — On Tuesday morning January 15, The Sullivan County Sheriff's Patrol responded to a report of numerous larcenies from cars in the Wanasink Lake subdivision of the Rock Hill section of the Town of Thompson.
Overnight, unidentified person(s) entered unlocked cars in the driveways of ... read more

Fatal motorcycle crash

THOMPSON — On Monday evening, January 14, at approximately 11:15 p.m., the Sullivan County Sheriff's Patrol responded to a 911 call of a motorcycle accident at the corner of Katrina Falls Road and Lucky Lake Road in Rock Hill.
At the scene deputies found a 2017 Yamaha motorcycle that had left ... read more

Judges honored at annual Magistrates dinner

BARRYVILLE - Three judges were honored at the Sullivan County Magistrates Association holiday dinner held in the new banquet hall at the Catskill Mountains Resort on January 12.
The judges were the Honorable William McKerrell of Lumberland, the Honorable Maryjean Carroll of Forestburgh and the ... read more

Monday, January 21

Livingston Manor Fire District, Reorganizational Meeting, 6:30 p.m., Livingston Manor Firehouse, Livingston Manor.

Town of Liberty, Town Board Meeting, 7 p.m., 120 North Main Street, Liberty.

Town of Callicoon, Town Board Meeting, 7:30 p.m. 19 Legion Street, ... read more

Access Physical Therapy & Wellness Named 2019 Best Companies to Work for in New York For the Fifth Year!

MONTGOMERY - Access Physical Therapy & Wellness was recently named as one of the 2019 Best Companies to Work for in New York. The annual list of the 2019 Best Companies to Work for in New York was created by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management (NYS-SHRM) and Best Companies ... read more

Town of Fallsburg CSD Reminder on Enhanced STAR Tax Program

FALLSBURG - Superintendent of Fallsburg Central School District Dr. Ivan Katz wants to remind senior citizens who are eligible for the Enhanced STAR tax rebate program that they must now verify their income to remain in the program. The Enhanced STAR reduces a portion of the school property taxes ... read more

Liberty Man charged with threatening neighbor

SULLIVAN COUNTY — On Friday January 4th, 2018 the Village of Liberty Police Department arrested Michael Onofrietti, 48 of Liberty after an incident on North Main Street. Liberty Police Officers responded to a call for a disturbance at an apartment building on North Main Street at approximately 7:00 ... read more

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