January 28th, 2011
With little fanfare, Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther recently brought high ranking state educational officials to Sullivan County to discuss an important new program planned for children with autism, and to afford our education leaders the opportunity to talk about our schools and their needs.
State Education Commissioner David Steiner, Chancellor Merryl [...]
January 21st, 2011
Wherever I go people are outraged Empire Resorts has joined the fight to stop approval of the Stockbridge Munsee Casino.
It is indeed a sad day for all of us when opposition to what could be the single major catalyst to revitalize Sullivan County is coming from within.
What does [...]
January 14th, 2011
It has been nearly two months since former Governor David Paterson signed a land settlement claim agreement with the Stockbridge Munsee Tribe opening the path for casino gaming.
Because this is a land settlement claim between a state, and not the typical “Land into Trust” process that was stopped by [...]
January 7th, 2011
The Village of Liberty has run out of money and its Mayor along with several of its trustees wants the Town to take over court operations in an effort to save the municipality money.
Without a doubt the Village of Liberty needs to consolidate into the township, and while Mayor [...]