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Monticello, NY – For the third year in a row, the NYS Comptroller’s Office has designated Sullivan County free of fiscal stress.

The Office recently released its 2017 Fiscal Stress rankings for municipalities and school districts statewide, based on the annual financial reports submitted to the Office. Sullivan County again scored well, earning the best rank of “No Designation” (…

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Liberty, NY – Sullivan County Public Health Services invites everyone, especially families, to take advantage of one of four Health & Wellness Days, where free information about community resources– and flu shots – will be available.

“Getting an annual flu shot is very important to maintaining overall health for children, pregnant women, the elderly and anyone with a chronic health…

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NYS Notary Seal

Monticello, NY – In conjunction with the NYS Division of Licensing Services, the Sullivan County Clerk’s Office is offering the Notary Public Test a week after the one-day training at SUNY Sullivan.

“We’re doing this for the convenience of our residents, businesses and employees, since such tests are not regularly offered locally,” explained Deputy County Clerk Russell Reeves. “And…

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Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Veterans Service Agency will observe POW/MIA Recognition Day on Friday, September 21 with a 1 p.m. ceremony in the lobby of the Sullivan County Government Center, 100 North Street, Monticello.

The public is invited to attend. Please join us in taking the time to remember those who were prisoners of war (POW) and those who are missing in action (MIA…

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Van Manakas

Hurleyville, NY – On Sunday, October 7 at 2 p.m., legendary guitarist Van Manakas ( will join Aldo and Carol of Little Sparrow at the Sullivan County Museum in Hurleyville to perform traditional bluegrass music and discuss how this distinct musical form played an important part in Sullivan County’s history.

Van Manakas is one…

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Liberty, NY – The Sullivan County Welfare Fraud Task Force has made the following arrests: 

Michael Jones

  • August 8, 2018 – Michael T. Jones, 49, of Grahamsville was arrested and charged with the Class E Felonies of Filing a…
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County Bridge 192's rusty underside

Sullivan County Bridge 192, carrying Hunter Road over the Neversink River near Claryville, is 56 years old and will be replaced by a modern steel and concrete structure.

Forestburgh, NY – Standing in front of an aging span across the Neversink River, Sullivan County leaders today kicked off a $10 million initiative to replace deteriorating bridges around the…

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Senior Games Walk competitors

Monticello, NY – Let the fun begin! Sullivan County’s Senior Games are returning to Monticello this month, and if you’re 55 or older, you can join in, either as a competitor or a volunteer!

Sponsored by the Sullivan County Office for the Aging and the Monticello Parks & Recreation Department, a bevy of friendly competitive sports will be on tap at the Ted Stroebele Recreation…

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Old Gradall Up for Auction

Monticello, NY – Bidders are welcome from now through September 24 on more than 100 items of heavy equipment (yellow iron), cars, buses, light/medium/heavy-duty trucks, trailers, tires and assorted parts up for auction by the Sullivan County Division of Public Works (DPW).

“From a seized BMW sedan to unused tires to handyman tool boxes, we’ve got a lot to pick through,” says District 7…

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National Preparedness Month

Monticello, NY – Residents requiring electrical devices to meet otherwise life-threatening medical needs can do more than simply recognize September as National Preparedness Month, notes Sullivan County Public Safety Commissioner Rick Sauer.

“This past March, Winter Storm Riley knocked power out for some 24,000 people in our region, and May’s powerful windstorm darkened more than 27,…

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