August 27th, 2009
When a disaster strikes, Sullivan County residents always unite to help those in need. And, legislator Elwin Wood is one individual who lives by that motto.
Several weeks ago Wood invited me on a tour of his district which includes Roscoe and Livingston Manor to discuss his goals to prevent [...]
August 20th, 2009
Direct marketing techniques to target audiences with issues sensitive to certain members of the electorate has always been a useful tool for candidates to motivate their audience to get out and vote.
Voters with special interests frequently receive political mailings targeted towards them.
Democratic District Attorney candidate Glenn Kroll wants [...]
August 14th, 2009
With Appellate Justice Anthony Kane retiring, it seemed as if Sullivan County was on the verge of losing its only state judgeship position, but all may not be lost thanks to recent Democratic Party developments.
It appears as if Treasurer and former County Attorney Ira Cohen has emerged as the [...]
August 7th, 2009
When Steve Dubrovsky and his partners decided to develop the upscale gated community Chapin Estate in Bethel they thought their project would have nothing but smooth sailing.
After all, new homeowners would be contributing millions of dollars to the tax base utilizing minimal municipal services while sending no children to [...]