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Bleak Sullivan healthcare landscape discussed; poverty aggravates bad health

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

Holiday Craft Fair Fundraiser

November 18, 2012

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.

Rubinstein to be remembered

A memorial service to celebrate the life and accomplishments of Lori Rubinstein will be held on Thursday, October 11 at 7 p.m. at the Monticello High School auditorium.  Read more

Forestburgh man arrested in connection with heroin overdose deaths

The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Forestburgh man in connection with heroin sales in the Monticello area. Jason Bolden, 45, was taken into custody on Tuesday (10-2-12) in the parking lot of Burger King in Monticello after deputies observed him making a deal.  Read more

1st Way Life Center Third Annual Dinner

October 14, 2012

Dinner at the ROARK’S TAVERN 14 Landfield Avenue (Off Broadway), Sunday, 4 – 7:30 pm. $25.00 for Adults / $10.00 for children under 12 years. FOR RESERVATIONS CONTACT: DOROTHY MCMURRER 607/498-4741

Bernie Shore Memorial Roast Beef Dinner

November 5, 2012

Dinner sponsored by the Monticello Kiwanis Club will be held on Monday, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Monticello Elks Lodge, 46 North Street. The cost is $10/person. Eat in or Take out. Call Lori Benjamin at 794-7050 for ticket info or buy at door.

Crawford Library Budget Vote and Trustee Election

October 18, 2012

The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library's annual budget vote and trustee election will be held on Thursday, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m at the Crawford Library.

Community Health Forum

October 4, 2012

6-8pm at the Ted Stroebel Center on Jefferson Street in Monticello. Sullivan County Public Health Services and planning partners concerned about health invite any interested Sullivan County residents to take one evening out from their busy lives for an important cause. Snacks/ refreshments will be available from 5:15 PM – 6 PM. For more information or questions call: 845/513-2222

Three Arrested in Monticello for Felony Gang Assault

Monticello police have arrested Shamhrial Brown (23) of Hurleyville, Terrence Hulse (29) of Monticello and Earl Singer IV (27) of the Bronx following an investigation into the gang assault upon 2 males victims. The defendants were each charged with felony gang assault in the 1st degree and misdemeanor criminal possession of a weapon in the 4th degree.  Read more

Annual Fall Yard Sales and Flea Market

September 29, 2012

The Recovery Center's annual event runs 9am - 3pm at 396 Broadway in Monticello. Rain or shine. Contact Keith Gilmour, (845) 794-8080 x230.

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