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Cochecton signs climate pledge

The Cochecton Town Board voted unanimously at its November 13 monthly meeting to adopt the newly amended Climate Smart Community Pledge provided by Sullivan County. Cochecton became a target of criticism from the Department of Environmental Conservation for its failure to adopt all elements of the first Climate Action Plan (CAP) received from the county earlier this year, when town supervisor Gary Maas edited the first CAP document to include only those elements with which Cochecton could currently comply. Making no attempt to conceal his satisfaction at this outcome, Maas remarked that he felt a sense of personal vindication and was pleased that feedback from other towns of Cochecton’s size and demographics had prompted the county to draft a document containing more realistic near-term goals.  Read more

Summer residents’ voter registrations challenged

When Gary Mass, supervisor of the Town of Cochecton, heard that there were about six residents of a seasonal community who registered to vote in Sullivan County, he said he was not really concerned. But when that number rose to 24, a figure that represents about 5% of the voting population, he decided he should take action.  Read more

Pancake supper

November 16, 2013

Pancake supper with homemade desserts at the Lake Huntington Presbyterian Church Hall, 5-7pm. Adults $7, children 5-12 $4, children under 4 free.

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Chicken BBQ dinner

November 5, 2013

Cochecton Republican Club chicken BBQ dinner drive-thru pick up at the Gasko & Meyer parking lot, 4:30-6:30pm. Prepared by chef Bill Pierpoint. Full dinner $10, 1/2 chicken $7. 845/252-7363.

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Ed Grund
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845/252-7363

Cabaret concert

October 24, 2013

The Sullivan West Senior High Choir will present its annual cabaret fundraiser in the Sullivan West High School Cafeteria, 7pm. The choir will be performing as well as a number of chorus students singing various solos and in small ensembles. 845/932-8401.

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Mr. Hoch
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845/932-8401

Cochecton carries on

In the face of a Congressional stalemate and a federal government shutdown, the Cochecton Town Board at its October 9 monthly meeting pressed on with town business.  Read more

Cochecton addresses unsafe structures, introduces budget

At its September 25 special meeting, the Cochecton Town Board held three hearings, presented a first draft of the town’s 2014 budget and addressed several extraneous matters.  Read more

Meet the Candidates

October 8, 2013

Women's Community Club of Cochecton hosts "Meet The Candidates Night" at the Old Town Hall, 7pm. This is free, open to the public, and refreshments will be served. 845/252-7198.

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Pam DeMan
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845/252-7198

Of one mind in Cochecton

After observing a moment of silence in honor of 9/11 fallen, the Cochecton town board raced through its September 11 monthly meeting agenda, voting unanimously on all items before it, with little or no preliminary discussion.  Read more

Family Fun & Fitness Day

September 14, 2013

Sullivan West high school invites all community members to its first annual Family Fun & Fitness Day at the Lake Huntington location, 10am-2pm. The class of 2014 will have a lunch concession stand available during the day. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable clothes and sneakers. 845/932-8401 ext. 1101.

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845/932-8401 ext. 1101
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