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November 2011

Veteran's Day ceremony

November 11, 2011

Keynote speaker & refreshments at Clarence Hoyt VFW Post 9217, 10:30am. 845/807-0450.

Veteran's Day ceremony

November 11, 2011

Speakers & refreshments at Gov't Center, 10:30am. 845/794-7271.

Veteran's Day ceremony

November 11, 2011

Fire dept., 9am. 845/807-0450.

Sullivan County Publisher's Clearing House phone scam

District Attorney Jim Farrell is warning seniors and all residents of Sullivan County about a phone scam that has been making its way around the county recently. The scam works like this, and has been used before: the homeowner receives a call from someone representing themselves as a representative of Publisher’s Clearing House and advises them that they have won a substantial prize, usually in the millions of dollars. The caller directs the “winner” to a local Wal-Mart where they can purchase a green dot money package or money order, telling victims they must first wire and pay taxes or other fees out of the advance check, before they can claim the rest of the prize.  Read more

Honesdale burglary & public drunkeness

The Honesdale Borough Police are investigating a burglary that occurred in the 600 block of Church Street. According to Borough Police, an unknown person/s entered an enclosed porch and took a red snow-blower. The burglary occurred sometime between 11/3/11 and 11/4/11. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Borough Police at (570) 253-1900.  Read more

Monticello Man Sentenced to 7 years in state prison for Unlawful Possession of Loaded Firearm

District Attorney Jim Farrell announced today that William Roach, age 25, of Monticello, N.Y, was sentenced today to 7 years in state prison and 5 years of post release supervision for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 2nd Degree, a class C violent felony. Roach admitted to possessing a loaded 38 caliber handgun on March 4, 2011 on High Street in the Village of Monticello.  Read more

'Here and Now'

November 13, 2011

Bob Santee leads a service of shared readings at the UDUUF service at Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am. Refreshments & social time follow. 570/253-4032.

Holiday bazaar

November 12, 2011

Get a jump start on your holiday shopping at Mr. Willy's Restaurant, 12noon-5pm. 845/482-4610, ext. 2113.

SLAC meeting

November 18, 2011

Senior Legislative Action Committee meeting in Legislative Hearing Room, Gov't Center, 10am. Speaker: Ira Cohen. Q& A follows. All welcome.

Long Term Care Council meeting

November 16, 2011

Info on long term care services in Sullivan County in Legislative Committee Room, Gov't Center, 3-4:30pm. Public welcome. 845/807-0257.