WALLKILL, NY — Crystal Run Healthcare, which began offering various healthcare insurance plans four years ago, announced they are seeking permission from state lawmakers to end the plans before the end of the year.
Being a veterinarian is an amazing career. It is a job filled with many highs; but while we are part of some of the happiest times, we are also there on the saddest of days. Those happy times look like families bringing in their new puppy or kitten for vaccinations.
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — The old story of a giant champion versus a mere mortal was replayed on Wednesday afternoon, April 3.
FERNDALE, NY — Hudson Valley Foie Gras (HVFG) co-founder Izzy Yanay said in a video on the company’s website that before he and his partner Michael Ginor opened the operation in the 1980s, there were no foie gras production farms in the United States. Now there are three farms that produce foie gras in the United States, and two of them, HVFG a
REGION — According to county numbers, the Sullivan County room tax has received a boost of more than $200,000 from the inclusion of Airbnb hosts, most of which will go toward more marketing for the region.
MONTICELLO, NY — Five Sullivan County deputy sheriffs graduated from the Orange County Police Academy on March 15. They will now move on to the field training phase under the guidance of experienced deputies.
MONTICELLO, NY — Sullivan County Manager Josh Potosek is pleased to welcome John Liddle as deputy county manager. Liddle’s appointment by Potosek was confirmed by the legislature, and he will begin on April 1.
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — Disappointment, disgust and a sense of betrayal were expressed by the Cochecton Town Board at its March 13 meeting. A letter, dated March 1 and signed by Sullivan County Legislature Chair Luis Alvarez, was responsible for the board’s feelings.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — There is a lot riding on the 2020 census count. Because of population declines, New York stands to lose one or two members of the U.S. House of Representatives after the count. The count also determines the amount of federal aid the state receives for programs that are funded based on population.
The Sullivan County Legislature is currently deliberating whether to adopt staggered terms of office for the nine county legislators. The legislative form of government was adopted in 1994, when the board of supervisors was dissolved, and all nine county legislators were elected at the same time to four-year terms.