Join the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce at the grand opening and ribbon cutting of Siiss Family Insurance, 1980 State Route 52, 12noon. 845/791-4200.
The 20th annual architectural-historical bus tour from the Liberty Museum & Arts Center, 46 South Main St. Highlights include old hotels, gangster dumping grounds, Revolutionary War sites, the Old Stone House, and Time & the Valleys Museum. $45 per person includes lunch. 845/557-0851.
EmPower New York "Save Energy, Save Dollars workshop" offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 6pm. Homeowners and renters can learn to reduce energy consumption and lower energy bills. Registration is encouraged, 845/292-6180.
About 115 people from the community and beyond marched on May 8 in support of workers who were laid off two weeks ago from Ideal Snacks. All of the workers were reported to be undocumented immigrants, some of whom had worked for the company for ten years.
The marching route was overseen by police officers from Village of Liberty Police, the Sullivan County Sheriff's office and the New York State Police. The marchers included Sullivan County Legislator Cora Edwards, Sandy Shaddock of Teamsters Local 447, other Teamsters members, church groups, human rights advocates and others. Read more
Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group at Achieve Rehab & Nursing Facility, 170 Lake St., 6-7:30pm. Open to the public to all caregivers/family members of people with Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders. 845/292-4200, ext. 3402.
Sullivan County Master Gardener Annual Plant Sale at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 10am-3pm. 845/292-6180.
On Wednesday May 13th, 2015 Liberty Troopers arrested a Liberty man and a Youngsville man for drug charges and Driving While ability Impaired by Drugs charges.
Liberty Troopers conducted a traffic stop on ST-17 in the Town of Thompson on Wednesday night. Upon interview of the driver Jeremie Whitted, of Youngsville, it was discovered that there was Marihuana and pills in the vehicle. Read more
On April 27, 2015 State Police at Liberty arrested the treasurer for the Firefighter's Burn Treatment Fund, William Clark, after an investigation into the theft of money from the fund's account.
The Firefighter's Burn Treatment fund was established in 1976 to assist local volunteer firefighters who are injured in the line of duty. The Fund serves firefighters in Orange, Sullivan, Dutchess and Ulster Counties. The investigation determined that Clark, age 52 of Swan Lake, NY stole over $1000 in cash from the fund over the course of the past year. Read more
Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group at Achieve Rehab & Nursing Facility, 170 Lake St., 6-7:30pm. Open to the public, to all caregivers/family members of people with Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders. 845/292-4200, ext. 3402.
The Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department will hold non-Liberty resident registration for the Hanofee Park Summer Day Camp and the Summer Swim Lesson program at the Liberty Senior Center, 8am. The Summer Day Camp is for children ages 5–13 and is held for seven weeks, June 29-August 14. 845/292-7690.