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.
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
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
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
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.