MONTICELLO, NY — The 27th annual Sullivan County Senior Games will be held September 24 to 27 at the Ted Stroebele Recreation Center. The games consist of a slate of competitive and recreational activities to showcase and promote the development of healthier lifestyles.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties will present the DVD “Consider the Conversation: a Documentary on a Taboo Subject,” produced by Michael Bernhagen and Terry Kaldhusdal, at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library on Wednesday, September 26 at 6 p.m..
MONTICELLO, NY — The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, will offer a free practice SAT exam for teens on Saturday, September 22 at 11 a.m. The test, proctored by leading test prep agency Princeton Review will take approximately four hours. Students are expected to bring their own pencils and calculators.
MONTICELLO, NY — There was a ground-breaking ceremony at Sackett Lake on September 6 for a solar farm to be constructed by Delaware River Solar (DRS). This 4.0 megawatt project will produce enough electricity serve about 700 homes.
MONTICELLO, NY — A five-year-old child was ejected from a pick-up truck in an accident on Route 17 at exit 105 in Monticello on September 3. The child, Charkeilys Viera, 5, was ejected from the cab of the 1998 GMC pickup truck and died.
MONTICELLO, NY — Therapist, educator and author Diane Lang will present a program titled “Emotional Detox: How to Deal with Negative People” on Thursday, September 6 at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Library.
MONTICELLO, NY — Sullivan County legislators voted unanimously on August 16 to move forward with the construction of a new visitors’ center near the Resorts World Casino. The new center could cost up to $4.5 million.
MONTICELLO, NY — There will be a concert featuring the world-renowned Andrew Trombley on double bass, Akiko Hosoi on violin and Anton Risti on clarinet on Wednesday, September 12 at 6 p.m. at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library. Trombley and Hosoi both attended Juilliard and have thrilled audiences throughout the world.
MONTICELLO, NY — Literacy Volunteers will be offering free high school equivalency classes starting on Tuesday, September 4 at 10 a.m. Classes will run every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Attend on Tuesday, September 4 to and learn how you can be ready to take the TASC test come November.
TOWN OF THOMPSON, NY — The new Resorts World Casino isn’t bringing in as much revenue as had been anticipated, according to published reports. A second-quarter earnings report for the Securities and Exchange Commission showed that casino’s parent company Empire Resorts showed a loss of $37.2 million on revenue of $49 million.