High-profile attorney Michael Sussman said Dr. David Sager has filed a lawsuit against Sullivan County for what he called retaliatory firing. Speaking at a packed news conference at the government center in Monticello on June 12, Sussman said that Sager, who was serving as a deputy commissioner in the Sullivan County Division of Family Services (DFS) was fired in retaliation for looking into a number of cases that were mishandled. Read more
The meeting of the Sullivan County Health and Family Services was packed with onlookers at the government center on June 6, with many people coming to show support for Dr. David Sager, who had been fired from his job as deputy commissioner of the Sullivan County Division of Family Services (DFS). Read more
Sullivan County Philatelic Society 41st annual stamp and hobby show at the Ted Stroeble Recreation Center, 10am-4pm. Free admission. Featuring hourly prize drawings, stamp and coin dealers and door prizes. 845/794-2586.
Marisa Scheinfeld will be at the E.B. Crawford Public Library at to speak about her photography project "The Ruins of the Borscht Belt," 7:30pm. Visit www.marisascheinfeld.com or call 845/794-4660.
The second annual “Fund Racing for Kids” to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs at the Monticello Motor Club. VIP tickets: $500 each. 845/342-8833.
Bill Sipos, owner of Mr. Willy’s Restaurant, will be the subject of a ‘roast’ held at his dining establishment, 6pm. Mr. Willy will be the recipient of Recovery Center’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Proceeds for the Roast will benefit two Recovery Center summer camp programs. Seating at the event is $65 per person, with discounts available for tables of ten. 845/794-8080, ext. 110.
Patients Rights Forum held at the Ted Strobele Recreation Center, 6-7:30pm. Learn your rights to quality, confidential and personal medical care. Admission is free. 845/807-0189 or email email@example.com.
The Catskill Mountain Chapter of Hadassah will be hosting a pot luck dinner at Temple Sholom, 6pm. Bring a vegetarian or dairy dish as a main dish, side dish or dessert. An $8 donation to the Hadassah Medical Organization in Israel is requested. 845/434-7075.
The meeting of the Sullivan County Health and Family Services Meeting was packed with onlookers at the government center on June 6, with many people coming to show support for Dr. David Sager, who had recently been fired from his job as deputy commissioner of the Division of Family Services (DFS). Read more
In separate incidents, Monticello police arrested three men recently for theft with the help of video evidence. In the first case, Monticello police arrested Isaiah Roberts, 22, and Keron Neils, 20, both of Brooklyn, for stealing a donation jar from a fast food establishment. Read more