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  1. Letter: Orange County doesn't need casino moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... economically disadvantaged area." I am a resident of Orange County and have worked as a banker in Sullivan County for more than 15 years prior to my retirement. In my opinion, there is no way that Orange County can claim that it deserves a ...

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  2. Catskill Confidential: Program makes it easier to afford a home in Liberty Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... MONTICELLO - The Alice Kreiter Senior Citizen Prom Committee will be hosting a Fall Lunch & Bake Sale at the Sullivan County Government Center on Friday. The committee, along with kids from the Monticello Boys & Girls Club, will be serving dishes ...

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  3. Catskills Bureau Confidential: Mamakating fracking ban applies to byproducts, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Times Herald-Record

    There may not be any natural gas worth drilling beneath the Town of Mamakating in eastern Sullivan County - if there's any gas located there at all.

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  4. Letter: Orange County doesn't need casino moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... economically disadvantaged area." I am a resident of Orange County and have worked as a banker in Sullivan County for more than 15 years prior to my retirement. In my opinion, there is no way that Orange County can claim that it deserves a ...

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  5. Barry Lewis: Casinos go all in, but fail to disclose the fine printRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    Back when Sullivan County thought they were the only folks in the area fighting for a casino, the business leaders would hold casino conferences.

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  6. Sullivan man's prison term could be reducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Times Herald-Record

    ALBANY – A Sullivan County man serving 15 years to life on a drug-sale conviction is eligible for a new, less punitive sentence under the state Drug Law Reform Act, the New York Court of Appeals ruled Thursday.

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  7. Make My DayJUST Imagine Them NakedRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | American Reporter

    ... a Dow Jones-Ottaway newspaper that served the four county region north of New York City, including Sullivan County, where the Woodstock Music & Art Fair finally took place, and Walkill, in Orange County, where organizers first hoped to stage it. I ...

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  8. My view: Clear facts support Orange County case for casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Times Herald-Record

    ... of Labor, there were 10,300 people out of work in August 2014 in Orange County, compared to 2,100 in Sullivan County and 5,300 in Ulster County. The unemployment rates for the three counties (not seasonally adjusted) are very similar: Orange County, ...

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  9. Mouse story, part 2: New digs for LeftyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Times Herald-Record

    ... age bag and handed it to Chris, who agreed to take Lefty for a ride, and let him out of the bag and into the Sullivan County wild.

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  10. Man jailed for selling drugs ruled eligible for shorter sentence Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Times Herald-Record

    ALBANY A Sullivan County man serving 15 years to life on a drug-sale conviction is eligible for a new, less punitive sentence under the state Drug Law Reform Act, the New York Court of Appeals ruled Thursday.

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  11. Steve Israel: Will casinos be a savior? A plague? Don't bet on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Times Herald-Record

    Up in Sullivan County and around Ellenville in Ulster, folks act like a casino - or two - will be their savior.

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  12. Cops: Boy, 10, killed 90-year-old woman Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Times Herald-Record

    ... when the boy was visiting his grandfather's home in Tyler Hill, about five miles from Cochecton in western Sullivan County. Tristen was taken to the state police barracks at Honesdale, Pa., by his mother, Martha Virbitsky, at about 3:20 p.m. ...

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  13. Master Gardeners teach crafting with cementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Times Herald-Record

    ... or serving as candle holders. A hands-on workshop will be offered Nov. 6 by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County Master Gardener volunteers. The workshop will be held 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the CCESC's Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, ...

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  14. John F. StaesserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Times Herald-Record

    John F. Staesser of Long Eddy, NY, a retired truck driver for Sullivan County DPW died Sunday, October 12, 2014 at the Roscoe Community Nursing and Rehab Center.

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  15. Sullivan historian resurrects local ghost storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Times Herald-Record

    Over the years there have been a number of great ghosts stories set in Sullivan County, Washington Irving's “Hans Swartz: A Marvelous Tale of Mamakating Hollow” and Stephen Crane's “The Black Dog” among them, but not all Sullivan County ghost stories are literary.  From the ethereal spirits believed to still roam the site of a bloody Revolutionary War battle to the restless specter of the victim of an 1892 hex murder said to haunt the stone arch bridge where he was killed, local lore is filled with tales that tantalize.

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  16. Cops say 10-year-old boy admitted he killed 90-year-old woman Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Times Herald-Record

    ... when the boy was visiting his grandfather's home in Tyler Hill, about five miles from Cochecton in western Sullivan County. Tristen was taken to the state police barracks at Honesdale, Pa., by his mother, Martha Virbitsky, at about 3:20 p.m. ...

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  17. Two men arrested on stolen gun charges in MonticelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Times Herald-Record

    ... about two men trying to sell stolen guns from the trunk of a car Saturday afternoon led to their arrests. Sullivan County Sheriff's deputies and Monticello Police said they found the suspects in front of the Sleepy Hollow Apartments, attempting to ...

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  18. Proposed bungalow zoning in Fallsburg angers developersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Times Herald-Record

    ... the summer. So has the requirement of a minimum of five acres for one residence - in some parts of this Sullivan County town that's dotted with bungalow colonies. “At the end of the day, nothing can be developed with one unit per five ...

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  19. Official: Diversification key for casinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Times Herald-Record

    That's what about 250 business and municipal representatives were told Thursday morning during the Orange County Partnership's 17th annual Investor Breakfast at the Falkirk Estate and Country Club.

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  20. Barbara Bedell: Active community helping othersRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Times Herald-Record

    ... in Napanoch. chief professional officer, received $1,000 from the First Niagara Foundation in support of the Sullivan County Snack Pack Program. The presentation was made by instructor of architectural technology at SUNY Orange, will speak on ...

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