Public Service announcements

The grant cycle for the Barbara J. Buchanan Fund of Greater Pike Community Foundation is open and submissions are due by March 6, 2023, at 5 pm. Eligible nonprofits will be able to apply for grants up to $500. This annual program funds eligible local nonprofit community organizations in the […]

Buchanan Fund of Greater Pike Community Foundation Grants

Volunteers trained as tax counselors can prepare and file Federal and State tax returns for individuals and families through the AARP Tax-Aide program, part of the AARP Foundation. Preparation of tax returns will be offered at these locations on these dates (appointments are required): Mondays and Wednesdays, Cornell Cooperative Extension, […]

AARP Tax Preparation

Sullivan County has now opened its Monticello warming shelter and will keep it open every night of the winter season from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. The shelter is located at the Ted Stroebele Recreation Center at 10 across from the Government Center. This is the second of two warming […]

Second Sullivan County Warming Shelter Open in Monticello

Sullivan County has become the first such municipality in upstate New York to deploy Google’s “chatbot” service, known as Dialogflow CX. Developed in collaboration with technology services provider SpringML and the County’s Information Technology Services Division, the Sullivan County Virtual Agent debuted this month at “We invested in this […]

Sullivan County Partners with Google to Introduce New ‘Virtual Agent’

Sullivan County currently has $600,000 in funding available to loan to local businesses to support the preservation and growth of agriculture and the revitalization of downtowns.  Businesses or entrepreneur need to have a business plan and make an application.  The process typically takes less than six months with rates no […]

Loans Available Through Sullivan County

The Wayne County Community Foundation opens applications for 2022’s Youth Advisory Committee mini-grants.  Mini-grants of up to $1000 are available for qualifying projects or programs that will benefit elementary and secondary age students in Wayne County schools and/or community groups. Eligible types of projects include:  Student newspapers, special sports, arts-related […]

Wayne Foundation Grants Available for Student/Youth Groups

SUNY Sullivan is offering face-to-face and virtual classes this fall as part of the College’s 10-Week Express Semester, which begins Wednesday, October 5, and runs through December 16. Express semester courses offer students the opportunity to earn regular course credits at an accelerated pace. SUNY Sullivan’s Fall Express Semester offers open enrollment (no […]

SUNY Sullivan Express Semester

Specialists in theater development have been exploring potential new uses for Monticello’s long-shuttered Broadway Theater. Closed and neglected for more than three decades, it’s been acquired by the Sullivan County Land Bank Corporation, which obtained a grant for the study from New York State’s Empire State Development agency. The work […]

Future of Monticello’s Broadway Theater

The Pike County Elections Office has launched its TextMyGov service, a new function featured on the County website (, which allows constituents to skip a phone call and connect with the Election Office 24/7 by using their mobile phone text messaging service. By utilizing keywords, the TextMyGov function will quickly […]

Pike County Elections Office Information