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Visitors association compared to Halliburton;Democratic chair responds to change in tourism money (updated story)

MONTICELLO, NY — Darryl Kaplan, the chair of the Sullivan County Democratic Committee, issued a press release on January 31, defending the decision of five of the newly elected Democrats of the legislature to change the way tourism dollars are awarded.  Read more

Fish fry dinner

February 22, 2012

Elks Lodge, 4-7pm, $10. Take-out avail. 845/794-7050.

Chili sale

February 2, 2012

Hosted by The Recovery Center in Gov't Center lobby, 11am-2pm, 16oz. $3, 32oz. $6. Pre-order: 845/794-8080, ext. 117.

New process for tourism dollars; critics call it a political payoff

The newly-seated Sullivan County Legislature on January 26 voted to change the way it awards about $700,000 in room-tax revenue to promote tourism in the county. For the past 12 years, the legislature has negotiated with and awarded a yearly contract to the Sullivan County Visitors Association (SCVA).  Read more

Beginning Spanish

February 21, 2012

Eight-week course at Literacy Center, Tues. & Wed., 5:30-7:30pm, $128. RSVP: 845/794-0017.

Casino bus trip

March 24, 2012

Bus leaves Apollo Plaza for Mohegan Sun (Pocono Downs), 8:15am, $30 (free play $30 + $10 food coupon). Sponsored by Monticello Kiwanis Club. 845/794-7050 or 794-2888.

Financing your education course

February 13, 2012

Learn about financial assistance programs at St. John Street Education Center, 6-8pm, $80. RSVP: 845/295-4900 or 791-4070.

Philatelic Society meeting

February 5, 2012

Twenty-lot stamp auction after meeting at Ted Stroebele Recreation Center, 1pm. Public welcome. Refreshments, door prizes, giveaways. 845/794-2586.

Shabbat service for beginners

February 3, 2012

Candle lighting 4:45pm, followed by beginners service & traditional Shabbat meal at Landfield Ave. Synagogue. RSVP: 845/794-8470.

Indoor air quality & air duct cleaning

January 30, 2012

St. John's Street Educational Center through 5/21, Mon. & Wed., 6-10pm, $999. 845/295-4037.

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