Sullivan County Manager David Fanslau issued the following statement: "The National Weather Service (NWS) in Binghamton has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Sullivan County. Hurricane Sandy will move north along the Eastern Seaboard over the weekend.This powerful storm may ultimately impact the Northeast with the potential for locally heavy rainfall and high winds beginning on Monday and continuing through midweek." Read more
Monticello Interact Club is sponsoring our annual pancake breakfast in the Monticello High School cafeteria. Tickets are $7 for adults $5 seniors and students pancakes eggs sausage bagels and beverages will be served. 8am - 12noon.
There will be movie stars, sports celebrities, sculptures made specifically for the weekend, the biggest tie-dyed bagel ever made and the longest bagel chain ever assembled. Read more
On Wednesday, at Temple Sholom (corner of Rte. 42 and Dillon Rd.) 7:00 pm. There will be a showing of the movie “Loving Leah”. After the movie there will be a discussion led by Pam Sussman. This event is open to the public and free of charge. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, please contact Lauren Miller at 845/794-3962 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
After encountering pressure from reporters and members of the public, the Sullivan County Legislature scheduled another round of presentations by the two nonprofit organizations who are vying for the contract to promote tourism in the county. The presentations are scheduled for October 30 at 10 a.m. at the government center in Monticello and will be open to the press and public. The contract comes with some $500,000 in room tax revenue. Read more
Come and join us in celebrating Kwane's retirement after 20 years of service as a Police Officer at the Monticello Elk's Lodge, Saturday, 5pm - 10pm. Please RSVP by 12/03/2012. For more information, please call 794-7832.
To be discussed at the next meeting of the great books discussion program at the E.B. Crawford Public Library at 393 Broadway, Tuesday, 7:30PM. New members are welcome. For more information call the library at 794-4660
SullivanArc honors Dr. Mark Hyman & Kohl’s, Thursday at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.sullivanarc.org, or call Joan Glase at 845/796-1350 at ext. 1050.
In recent weeks, county legislator Kathy LaBuda has reminded the people who attend meetings at the government center that Sullivan County is the “second poorest county in the state.” At a community health improvement forum at the Ted Stroeble Community Center in Monticello on October 4, Carol Ryan, director of public health, reminded people that the same goes for health outcomes, where Sullivan is the second poorest in the state. Read more
Held by The Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County on Sunday, 10am to 4pm. Seeking vendors with new and unused items only. Handmade/homemade items are preferred. Request
a table contact Ginny at 845/794-0017 no later than 10/31. Charge of $25 per table. Proceeds go to the Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County.