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2020 News Archives

District Attorney Meagan Galligan

Sullivan County District Attorney Meagan Galligan

County Court Judge Danielle Jose-Decker

Sullivan County Court Judge E. Danielle Jose-Decker

Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Legislature…

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Sharon Ferber with masks

Sharon Ferber of the Sullivan County Division of Community Resources is one of the Emergency Community Assistance Center team members distributing thousands of masks around the County.

Liberty, NY – Sullivan County Public Health Services is working with the Emergency Community Assistance Center (ECAC) to distribute 1,500 face masks to 13 area food pantries…

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Liberty, NY – On January 4, 2021, the Home Energy Assistance Program’s (HEAP’s) Emergency Benefit component opens and will begin accepting applications.

Emergency benefits are available to assist eligible households with a heating emergency or a heat-related domestic emergency. Regular component benefits, if available, must be utilized first to resolve heating emergencies for eligible…

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Liberty, NY – The newly redesigned Sullivan County Drug Task Force, along with Sullivan County Public Health and Sullivan County Rural Health Network, is asking the public’s input regarding the availability of drug drop boxes and other safe and responsible methods of drug disposal. 

“The input gained will help direct our attempts to reduce the amount of unwanted or unneeded…

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Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Public Health Services has confirmed that a diner at Ciao Bella, an Italian restaurant in Monticello, tested positive for COVID-19.

While there is currently no indication that the patron contracted the virus at the restaurant, the diner was at a group party, and the restaurant was hosting over two dozen people at the time, many of whom were not wearing…

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Due to the ongoing snowstorm and extremely poor travel conditions, all Sullivan County Government offices will open at noon today. The Sullivan County Legislature's Executive and Full Board meetings will begin at 5 p.m.

Liberty, NY – Sullivan County Public Health Services is working closely with private healthcare provider Middletown Medical to quickly account for missing data arising from a software malfunction earlier this month.

On December 8, Middletown Medical implemented an automated system for reporting positive COVID-19 test results to the State and Sullivan and Orange counties’ public health…

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Monticello, NY – Sullivan County plans to open a warming shelter tonight in Liberty, followed by a second one in Monticello tomorrow night.

“We intend to operate the warming centers from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. on any night the National Weather Service forecasts an overnight low temperature of 15 degrees Fahrenheit or less. Tonight’s forecast low is 13 degrees Fahrenheit; therefore, we are…

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Monticello, NY – The Sullivan County office of the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will be closed for the next two weeks due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19.

“We do not believe any members of the public were exposed, but due to quarantine requirements, we will not be able to process in-person transactions from now until December 28,” said County Clerk Russell Reeves,…

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Monticello, NY – Sullivan County Public Health Services has confirmed that a diner at Colosseo Family Restaurant & Pizzeria tested positive for COVID-19. There is currently no indication that the patron contracted the virus at the restaurant or impacted anyone else.

Public Health Services has determined that this individual was eating in the restaurant, located at 11 Raceway Road…

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