According to the International Movie Database (www.imdb.com), the story line of the feature film “Contest” is: “A bullied high school student is suddenly befriended by his chief tormentor and together they face challenges that will change their lives forever.” One of the challenges they face is that they must win a cooking contest. Read more
A motor vehicle accident on June 7 at approximately 9 a.m. at State Route 55 and Ferndale-Loomis Road in the Town of Liberty resulted in the death of Kim Gessner, 46, of Rock Hill. Read more
Marisa Scheinfeld will speak at the Main Street Gallery at the Liberty Museum & Arts Center in conjunction with the 12th annual Catskills Preservation and History Conference about a documentary photography project about the former Borscht Belt, 7:30pm. The project presents a contemporary view of the famed Borscht Belt resorts.
“Do you know Obama?” the student asked. Congressman Chris Gibson responded that he did. “That’s so cool,” she said. Gibson then talked about his conversation with President Barack Obama about basketball. He said, “We may disagree on some policies, but he’s a very personable guy, and I appreciate that.” Read more
Sullivan County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a maintenance worker at BOCES in Liberty for stealing students’ money. Justin M. Wood, 19, of Livingston Manor was charged on May 31 after a month-long investigation. Read more
If you’re anticipating buying your first newly constructed home, Liberty wants you to consider moving to their town. Read more
The Liberty Public Library will offer a new coffee club for seniors the first Monday of each month from 10:30-11:30am. Seniors are invited to the library for coffee, pastries and socialization. 845/292-6070.
Multi-vendor flea market at the Liberty Elks Lodge, 8am-5pm. Hot dogs, hamburgers and beverages on sale from 11am-2pm. Benefits Elks scholarships. Free parking and admission. 845/292-3353.
Roast beef dinner with mashed potatoes & gravy, vegetables, salad, dessert & a beverage at Liberty Elks Lodge #1545, 5-7pm. Cost: $10 for adults or take-outs, $5 for children ages 5-11, 5 or under free. 845/292-3434.
The 9th Annual Liberty Jazz Festival will be held at the Liberty Museum & Arts Center in Liberty, 7pm. 845/292-2394.