NOTICE IS HEREBY given that the Annual Budget Hearing of the inhabitants of the Hancock Central School District qualified to vote at school meetings in the district will be held at the Central School building on Monday, May 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. for the transaction of such business as is authorized by Education Law.
NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that a copy of the statement of the amount of money which will be required for the ensuing year for school purposes may be obtained by any taxpayer in the district during fourteen days immediately preceding the annual budget hearing, except Saturday, Sunday, or holidays at the school district offices between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that the vote upon the appropriation of the necessary funds to meet the estimated expenditures, or any propositions and the election of the members of the Board of Education as well as the members of the Louise Adelia Read Memorial Library Board of Trustees, shall be held separately from the annual budget hearing on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in the central school building auditorium, between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Petitions nominating candidates for the offices of members of the Board of Education as well as for members of the Louise Adelia Read Memorial Library Board of Trustees must be filed with the Clerk of the District not later than April 21, 2014 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. The following vacancies are to be filled:
A. For the Board of Education, one two year term ending June 30, 2016, presently held by Todd Jacobs; and one three year term ending June 30, 2017, presently held by Terry Whitt;
B. For the Louise Adelia Read Memorial Library Board of Trustees, one five year term ending June 30, 2019 presently held by Harvey English.
Each petition must be directed to the Clerk of the District, be signed by at least 25 qualified voters of the district, shall state the residence of each signer, the name and address of the candidate, and shall describe the specific vacancy of the Board of Education or Library Board for which the candidate is nominated, which description shall include at least the length of term of office and the name of the last incumbent. No person shall be nominated for more than one specific office.
PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that any proposition that is required to be included for vote shall be submitted in writing by means of a petition signed by at least 25 qualified voters stating the residence of each signer, which petition shall be filed with the Board of Education not later than 30 days prior to the date of election set forth in this notice. Any proposition may be rejected by the Board of Education if the purpose of the proposition is not within the powers of the voters or where the expenditure of money is required, by the proposition and such proposition fails to include the necessary specific appropriation.
ABSENTEE BALLOTS: An application for an absentee ballot may be obtained at the Office of the Clerk/District Office. Such application must be received by the District Clerk at least seven days before the vote set in this notice if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter or the day before the vote if the ballot is to be delivered personally to the absentee voter. Absentee ballots must be received in the Office of the District Clerk not later than 5:00 p.m. on the day of the vote.
A list of all persons to whom absentee voters’ ballots have been issued shall be available for public inspection during regular office hours which are between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Any qualified voter, may upon examination of such list, file a written challenge of qualifications of a voter of any person whose name appears on such list, stating reasons for the challenge. Such written challenge shall be transmitted by the Clerk or designee to the Inspectors of Election on election day.
By order of the Board of Education of the Hancock Central School District
School District Clerk
Dated: March 14, 2014
SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF DELAWARE
HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS INDENTURE TRUSTEE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE NOTEHOLDERS, THE HEDGE COUNTERPARTY AND THE CERTIFICATE-HOLDERS OF BUSINESS LOAN EXPRESS BUSINESS LOAN TRUST 2007-A, Plaintiff against
KENNETH MIRCH, et al Defendant(s).
Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale dated on January 9, 2014.
I, the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the Delaware County Courthouse, 3 Court Street, Delhi, N.Y. on the 2nd day of May, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
Said premises known as 67 Silas Tompkins Road, Long Eddy (Hancock), N.Y. 12760.
Tax account number: SBL#: 1-1.11-464.
Approximate amount of lien $799,671.08 plus interest and costs.
Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed judgment and terms of sale.
Index No. 459-10. Stephen F. Baker, Esq., Referee.
William H. Grae, Esq.
The Chartwell Law Offices, LLP
Attorney(s) for Plaintiff
One Battery Park Plaza, 35th Floor
New York, N.Y. 10004-1445
Please take notice that the Hancock Town Planning Board will hold a public hearing, pursuant to Section 276 of the Town Law on the application of Patrick Peake for approval of a minor subdivision plat entitled Patrick Peake Subdivision. Said subdivision is located west side of Hungry Hill Road and 480 4 feet South side of Deck Road. Said hearing will be held on the 17 day of April, 2014, at the Town offices at 7:30 p.m. o’clock, at which time all interested persons will be given an opportunity to be heard.
By order of the Planning Board
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