They came out early on December 16 and then they just kept coming, and by the time the fourth annual Children’s Holiday Party was over, nearly 1,000 people stopped by to enjoy the festivities at Monticello Casino and Raceway. The party was sponsored by the raceway and the Monticello Harness Horsemen’s Association. Read more
At a surprise press conference at the government center in Monticello on December 17, legislators Gene Benson and Cora Edwards called on their fellow legislators not to renew the contract of county manager David Fanslau when it expires at the end of the month.
"Prometheus Bound," a play by Aeschylus, will be discussed at the next meeting of the great books discussion program at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. New members are welcome. Copies of the play are available at the library. 845/794-4660.
5th Anniversary of Santa's Village at Hilltop Homes, 5-8pm. Santa, Mrs. Claus, Hilltop Homes Elves, hot cocoa, cookies, light show, free pictures with Santa. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the M&M Auto Group Mission.
It’s not the best place to be if you’re claustrophobic or afraid of fire. But for two weekends in a row, local firefighters were lining up to climb into a specially outfitted container to experience a flashover. The rig was temporarily located on Cold Spring Road in Monticello. Read more
Volunteers needed to help wrap toys for kids at the Federation for the Homeless, 4pm. Bring scissors, tape and a roll of paper. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“The Fly,” a short story by Katherine Mansfield, will be discussed at the next meeting of the great books discussion program at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.
"The Fly," a short story by Katherine Mansfield, will be discussed at the next meeting of the great books discussion program at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.
7pm at the Landfield Avenue Synagogue. $5 cover charge. RSVP contact Brenda 917-509-2928, Dena 845-434-7075 or Mindy 845-798-8091.
For years, the wisdom of the street said that it’s easier to sign up for benefits like food stamps in Sullivan County than it is in other locations. At a meeting of the county legislature on November 15, Randy Parker, the newly installed commissioner of the Department of Family Services (DFS), indicated that the perception of ease among potential applicants is, in fact, true. Read more