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July 2013

Middletown man arrested for robbery

New York State Police in Middletown announce the arrest of Vincent Colombo, age 29, of Middletown, NY, for the felony charge of Robbery in the first degree.

On July 11, 2013, a robbery was reported at the Rite-Aid Pharmacy on Fitzgerald Drive in the Town of Wallkill where over $500 worth of proceeds was stolen. Colombo was identified from the surveillance video located at the pharmacy. On the morning of July 17, he was observed walking on Broadway in Newburgh by troopers, and taken into custody without incident.  Read more

Motorcyclists ticketed for traveling at 138 m.p.h.

New York State Troopers in Middletown ticketed a group of four motorcyclists for excessive speed on I-84 in the Town of Greenville, Orange County. The motorcycles passed through a Trooper’s radar at 138 M.P.H. in a 65 M.P.H. zone at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday morning.  Read more

New York State Police in Catskill investigating phone call scam

On July 22, 2013, a woman from the Town of Cairo reported she received a call from a subject demanding ransom in exchange for the release of her daughter who had allegedly been kidnapped. Responding patrols determined the call was part of a scam.  Read more

Manor brothers arrested for stealing drugs, money

On Tuesday, July 16 2013 the Village of Liberty Police Department arrested two brothers, Ryan J. Eck and Bryan J. Eck both 22 and of Livingston Manor, after an investigation into a residential burglary in the Village of Liberty.  Read more

Church chicken BBQ

July 28, 2013

St. Francis Xavier Church annual chicken BBQ in the church parking lot, 12 noon-2pm. $10 pp.

Welcome Lake chicken BBQ

July 28, 2013

Welcome Lake Fire & Rescue annual chicken BBQ at the Welcome Lake Fireman's Pavilion, 1-5pm or until sold out. Donations $10. Tickets available from Fire Co. members. 570/729-7402.

Afternoon tea

July 27, 2013

Afternoon Tea with the Master Gardeners Of CCE Sullivan County at the Michael Ritchie Big Barn Center, 1-4pm. Guest speaker Jean-David Derreumaux. Tickets cost $25 and will only be sold in advance through Master Gardeners or by calling 845/292-6180.

Portrait drawing class

August 7, 2013
August 8, 2013

Pike County Arts & Crafts portrait drawing classes are available for all artistic levels with instructor Bernard Hoffman. “Basic to Advanced Portraiture” Course, 4 two hour sessions, 2-4 pm, at Milford Borough Hall. All materials supplied. $55. 570/775-6611 or benaul@yahoo.com.

Portrait drawing class

July 31, 2013
August 1, 2013

Pike County Arts & Crafts portrait drawing classes are available for all artistic levels with instructor Bernard Hoffman. “Basic to Advanced Portraiture” Course, 4 two hour sessions, 2-4 pm, at Milford Borough Hall. All materials supplied. $55. 570/775-6611 or benaul@yahoo.com.

Fallsburg alumni luncheon

July 27, 2013

Fallsburg Alumni Association 9th annual reunion and buffet luncheon, 11am-2pm. All staff and alumni are invited. Tickets $13 for one person; $25 for two. A light buffet lunch will be available. 845/434-5371.