6 min ago
Monticello justice may get seat on state Board of Regents
Monticello Village Judge Josephine Finn was in Albany on Tuesday morning, waiting to see if she would be designated as the newest member to the State Board of Regents.
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8 hrs ago
Catskills Confidential: Wallkill club raises record $61K at Sullivan event
Hundreds of supporters helped the Town of Wallkill Boys & Girls Club raise a record $61,273.05 at the organization's annual Sullivan County Celebrity Dinner fundraiser at the Villa Roma.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Three charged with robbing Monticello Citgo station
Three Monticello men were arrested Sunday and charged with robbing a Citgo station on Forestburgh Road on Saturday night, village police said.
NY gets tough on unemployment benefits abuse
Even as officials say that the nation and state are limping out of the Great Recession, unemployment insurance is a lifeline for millions.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
2 men sought in Monticello convenience store robbery
Monticello police are investigating a robbery over the weekend at the Citgo convenience store on Forestburgh Road.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Police: Monticello man picked up on warrant, found with stolen credit card
Village police said they arrested a man on a warrant Friday night and found he had a stolen credit card and a bit of marijuana on him.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Police: Monticello woman drove drunk on revoked license
Sharon Accarino, 49, was driving a 2013 Lincoln MKS on Jefferson Street around 3:50 p.m. when she was stopped by an officer aware her license was revoked in September for not taking a chemical test, police said.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Fallsburg man gets five years on crack-cocaine charge
A Fallsburg man charged with possessing nearly a pound of crack cocaine last year received a five-year prison sentence on Tuesday.
Police: Drugs seized, 8 arrested at Glen Spey residence
A search of a Glen Spey residence led to the arrests of eight people and the recovery of crack-cocaine, heroin and oxycodone on Wednesday, state police in Liberty said.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Monticello man allegedly punched woman, threatened to kill her
Police say 28-year-old Daniel Ridley punched a 29-year-old woman in the face Thursday night while inside a residence.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
3 sentenced in drive-by shooting
Three Monticello men got prison time Thursday, following guilty pleas in a 2012 incident in which a shot was fired at a rival following an altercation at a Jefferson Street gas station, Sullivan County District Attorney Jim Farrell said.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Failed Sullivan fund manager sentenced to prison
Editor's note: During the sentencing of Lloyd Barriger, Maria Grimaldi said, "The road to hell is paved with good intentions, and that's where you may go."
Monticello parents discuss role of next schools chief
Mary Daniels-Gandy stepped out of Wednesday evening's chill and into the cafeteria at George L. Cooke Elementary with her daughter, Alyssa Gandy, a second-grader at the school.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
NY hedge fund manager gets 5-1/2 years in prison for $12 mln fraud
Former hedge fund manager Lloyd Barriger was sentenced to 5-1/2 years in prison Thursday after admitting to defrauding investors in a $12 million scheme.
Monticello code enforcement officer decides to appropriate handicap parking space
The decision by Monticello Code Enforcement Officer James Snowden to appropriate a handicapped parking space at the Ted Stroebele Recreation Center is drawing criticism from senior citizens.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Celebrity Dinner March 7 benefits Boys & Girls Clubs
The Boys & Girls Clubs in Sullivan County will hold the sixth annual Sullivan County Celebrity Dinner March 7 in the main dining room of the Villa Roma Resort & Conference Center.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Feds: No village manager, no loan for Monticello sewer project
Monticello is beginning the process of looking for a village manager in response to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which cited the lack of a manager as one reason it denied a request for more funding for a delayed sewer project.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Catskill confidential: Monticello awarded $179,800 pre-K grant
The Monticello Central School District is slated to receive a $179,800 "Priority Full-day Prekindergarten and Expanded Half-day Prekindergarten for High Need Students" grant from the New York State Education Department.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Remembering Betty Peterfreund: Holocaust survivor who valued education and tolerance
This picture of Betty Peterfreund was taken in 1942. She was the only member of her family to survive the Holocaust.
Monticello teen charged with raping 12-year-old girl
A Monticello teen was arrested Thursday and charged with having sex with a 12-year-old girl, village police said.