At approximately 1:00 AM on Thursday September 17, 2015, the Sullivan County Sheriff's Patrol responded to a burglar alarm at Sonny's Mobil Mart on the corner of East Broadway and Rose Valley Road in the Town of Thompson. At the location, deputies found that a window had been smashed out. The owner of the store responded to the scene and determined that cash and cigarettes had been stolen. Read more
Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sullivan County site starting at Ted Stroebele Recreation Center, 2 Jefferson St. Registration at 9am, walk begins at 10am. Refreshments and raffle prizes available. 845/866-2800.
SLAC, The Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County will hold its monthly meeting at the Government Center, 10am. Carol Roig of the Sullivan County Sustainability Office will speak on CCA, Community Choice Aggregation, a program that could lower your energy costs and the carbon footprint of Sullivan County. 845/807-1241.
The next meeting of the Sullivan County Workforce Development Board will take place at Robert Green Truck Division, 162 Bridgeville Rd., 8-9am.
On Friday August 28th, 2015 the Village of Liberty Police Department arrested Matthew Whitley, 34 of Monticello NY after a vehicle stop on Buckley Street in the Village of Liberty.
Two officers working a dedicated STOP DWI roving patrol stopped Whitley’s vehicle for failing to stop at a stop sign. During the traffic stop Whitley fled on foot and was pursued by officers. While running away Whitley threw a quantity of marihuana which was later recovered by officers. Whitley was apprehended by pursuing officers a short distance away. Read more
Ray Nargizian, chairman of the Town of Thompson Republican Committee, will announce the Republican Party's slate of candidates in the upcoming election at the Sullivan County Government Center main lobby, 1pm.
"Monticello in the 1960’s: The Heyday of The Catskills" at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 6:30pm. Monticello natives Marvin Rappaport and Steven Sharoff, in an informal chat, will recount the days when city mice and country mice came together in the idyllic mountain setting of Monticello. 845/794-4660.
Bob Davis and Don Bertholf Jr., who run B and D Apiary's located in Jeffersonville and North Branch, will discuss and demonstrate basic beekeeping at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 6:30pm. Free. 845/794-4660.
Penny social at the Ted Stroebele Building Neighborhood Facility, 2 Jefferson St. Doors open 2pm, calling at 3pm. Baked goods, snacks and food available. To benefit the Meals on Wheels program. Sponsored by the Nutrition Advisory Council. 845/807-0247.
Sullivan County Conservation Club Daniel Boone Family Day at 140 Kortright Rd., 9am-3pm. Target shooting/raffle/trophy events for youth/adults. Vendor tables, Civil War Living History presentation. Free admission, nominal charge to participate in events to benefit club's programs. www.SullivanCountyConservationClub.org.