A workshop on how to successfully and safely make salsa at home is being offered by the Master Food Preservation Team of Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 5:30-10pm. Registration fee: $25. 845/292-6180.
The next meeting of the full Sullivan County Workforce Development Board will take place at Sullivan County BOCES Rubin Pollack Center Career & Tech Dining Room, 8am. 845/807-0385.
Revonah-Lincoln-Kiamesha Chapter #443, Order of the Eastern Star will host a lunch of ham and scalloped potatoes, homemade deserts, and drinks at the Masonic Lodge, 20 Eagle Drive, 12noon-3pm. Cost: $10 for adults; $5 for children under 12; take-outs available. 845/796-1261.
The second installment of the 9th annual Liberty Jazz Festival will be held at the Liberty Music and Arts Pavilion, 6pm. "Salute to the Catskills' Jazz Masters." Free. 845/292-2394.
Liberty Elks dinner at Liberty Elks Lodge #1545, 5-7pm (or until gone). Chicken parmesan dinner with pasta, green salad, dessert & one beverage. Cost: $10 for adults or take-outs, $5 for children ages 5-11, free for 5 or under. 845/292-3434.
If you are a Sullivan County resident, you are being called on to help improve the health of the community. Read more
Kevin McManus of McManus and Associates Land Development Services presented a conceptual master plan for a new Grossinger Country Resort at the Town of Liberty board meeting on August 19.
Developer Louis Cappelli is proposing the development of a casino along with town houses and many other components at the location of the former Grossinger's Catskill Resort Hotel at the intersection of State Route 17 (soon to be Interstate Route 86) and State Route 52 in Liberty. Read more
On Wednesday August 14, 2013 the Village of Liberty Police Department arrested Kevin Brideson, 48 of Liberty, after responding to an incident on North Main Street. Read more
Sullivan County Friends with Firearms will host a gun festival in Hannofee Park. Rain or shine, there will be displays, vendors, food, entertainment, politicians and more. www.facebook.com/SullivanCountyFriendsWithFirearms.