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2022 News Archives

Dirty Stay Out Skifflers

Hurleyville, NY – Save some time Sunday, June 5 at 2 p.m. to meet the Dirty Stay Out Skifflers!

The Sullivan County Historical Society’s First Sunday Concert Series will present this Hurleyville-based band that has been touring for more than 20 years, sharing their unique blend of blues, folk, old timey, Tin Pan Alley pop to folks throughout the Northeast. The band features Grammy-…

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A vintage photo of the Town of Liberty Ambulance Corps

Town of Liberty EMS volunteers tend to a patient circa 1970.

Hurleyville, NY – In celebration of EMS Week May 15-21, the Sullivan County Cultural Center in Hurleyville is featuring a display on the history of Emergency Medical Services and pre-hospital care to include videos, artifacts, photos, books, magazines, newspaper articles (and your stories) to…

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Glen Spey, NY – The Lumberland Senior Group will be having a “Meet and Greet” for Town of Lumberland seniors on May 3, 2022 at noon at the Lumberland Senior Center located at the Lumberland Town Hall, 1054 Proctor Road, Glen Spey. 

This is an opportunity for seniors in the Lumberland community to meet with other seniors and hear about activities and events occurring in the…

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Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County Youth Bureau is now accepting grant applications from organizations which serve children and youth within Sullivan County.

The Youth Bureau receives monies annually from the County and the New York State Office of Children and Family Services to fund youth development programs within Sullivan County. Eligible applicants include private nonprofit…

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Liberty, NY – According to the latest Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s County Health Rankings and Roadmap report, Sullivan County remains 61st out of 62 NYS counties in overall health, but County leaders aren’t standing still.

“We expected 2022 would be another tough year for us, but we are implementing a strategy that is addressing a wide array of challenges,” explains Division of…

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Loch Sheldrake, NY - To encourage college enrollment after high school and improve the personal and community and economic well-being of Sullivan County residents, the Sullivan County Legislature voted on April 21 to approve funding for a new tuition-free scholarship program at SUNY Sullivan. The Sullivan Promise Scholarship will…

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Liberty, NY – Effective May 2, 2022 through August 31 (as funds allow), the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Cooling Assistance Component (CAC) can provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners or fans. Though certain eligibility requirements still apply, having a certified medical condition is no longer a requirement.

The program will pay up to $800 for the…

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Van Manakas

Van Manakas playing Aldo Troiani’s Martin guitar

Hurleyville, NY – As the music of the American south migrated to the north, across the country to the west, then across the ocean and back again, it was the guitar that carried the message.

Join Little Sparrow and special guests, Sunday, May 1, from 2-4 p.m. for a celebration of the guitar in acoustic,…

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Monticello, NY – Do you have what it takes to be one of Sullivan County’s bravest? Can you find the time to make a difference?

The Sullivan County Recruitment and Retention Task Force ( invites you to any one of a number of RECRUIT NY open houses on April 23 and 24.

“Our recruitment effort…

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Legislator Nadia Rajsz

Monticello, NY – District 2 Legislator Nadia Rajsz has been named to two influential committees of the National Association of Counties (NACo): the Human Services & Education Committee, and the Immigration Reform Task Force.

“To be appointed as a representative on these two groups is immensely gratifying, and I look forward to helping create practical solutions to real-world issues…

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