SO: Upstate New York Man Stole From Hudson Valley Walmart, More
Police report they are happy to have this criminal off the streets after stealing from a number of local stores. A Hudson Valley man is accused of stealing from a local Walmart and liquor store. This week the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of a Monticello man. Monticello,...
3 Upstate New York Women Accused Of Welfare Fraud In Hudson Valley
A Welfare Fraud Task Force announced the arrest of three Hudson Valley women. The Sullivan County Welfare Fraud Task Force confirmed three women were recently arrested. Three Women from Sullivan County, New York Accused Of Welfare Fraud. Jacqueline M. Vargas, 39, of Liberty, was arrested and charged with Welfare Fraud...
Deed Theft Alerts? How This Hudson Valley County Says They’ll Help
Have you been hearing about how people have had their homes stolen out from under them? There is a scam that gets you (unknowingly) to sign over your property to someone else, and then the process to prove that you did not such thing or that some one sinisterly robbed you out of your own home is a nightmare.
Hearing set on proposed transmission line through Sullivan County
LOCH SHELDRAKE – At the behest of the Sullivan County Legislature and County Manager Joshua Potosek, the State Public Service Commission has scheduled an October 4 public hearing at SUNY Sullivan regarding a proposed underground electric transmission line. Called “Clean Path,” the project – if approved by the PSC...
Sullivan County Residents Invited to October 4 Public Hearing on Proposed 'Clean Path' Transmission Line
A public hearing is set for October 4 at SUNY Sullivan, New York. It is regarding the proposed 'Clean Path', an underground electric transmission line. The Sullivan County Legislature and County Manager Joshua Potosek organized this hearing due to public demand. If approved by the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC), Clean Path will be a 178-mile, 1,300-megawatt high-voltage direct-current electricity conduit. It will run underground from Delaware County to Queens.
Fallsburg CSD finishes second in Sullivan 180 grant prize contest
FALLSBURG- The Fallsburg Central School District was awarded $51,000 in grant prize monies at the Sullivan 180 Empowering a Healthier Generation Celebration at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts. Fallsburg’s Benjamin Cosor Elementary School was among five schools in Sullivan County that participated in the Empowering a Healthier Generation Competition....
Record-Breaking Tourism Boosts Local Economy and Jobs in Sullivan County
The Sullivan Catskills Visitors Association reports an increase in tourism spending in Sullivan County, marking its growing popularity as a travel destination. In 2022, spending by travelers in the county increased by 25.8%, a rise of 154.4% compared to 2019. This increase exceeds levels seen before the pandemic and breaks the previous 2019 records. The average household in Sullivan County saved $3,370 in taxes due to tourism-generated state and local tax revenues.
Free Welding Course for Liberty Residents: Enhance Your Skills and Employment Prospects
The Center for Workforce Development (CWD) and Sullivan BOCES in Sullivan County are offering a free welding course for 10 residents in Liberty, NY. This follows a successful construction trades course earlier in the year. The course, financed by the Legislature, aims to equip participants with practical skills for career development. Graduates will receive a Basic Welding certification and will be ready for employment.
Latest COVID-19 Vaccine Now Available for Free in Sullivan County: Here's How to Get It
Sullivan County Public Health is providing information about the latest COVID-19 vaccine currently in distribution. Public Health Director Karen Holden states that most people can get the COVID-19 vaccine for free. Health insurance plans usually cover the cost, but you may need to use an approved pharmacy or healthcare facility. Even without health insurance, you might be able to get a free vaccine at certain pharmacies.