A Tuesday story about tax-delinquent properties that fail to sell at auction misstated the party affiliation of Ulster County Legislator James Maloney, R-town of Ulster. Also, Maloney did not say neighbors are not notified when such properties are not sold at auction. Although steps are taken to avoid factual mistakes in our news stories and photo captions, errors can occur. It is Freeman policy to make corrections as soon as possible. Contact the city editor — (845) 331-5000, ext. 01227 — if a factual error appears.