Clarkstown Police Report on School Bus Accident

FROM CPD The Clarkstown Police Department is currently investigating a school bus & car accident which occurred on Rt 304 at the intersection with Laurel Rd in New City. Preliminary info is as follows: six students (all juveniles) were on the bus all of which received minor injuries.  All six passengers are being transported to […]

How a Federal Drug Discount Program Really Works

BY TED SLAFSKY Merrill Matthews’ Nov. 16 opinion column on the 340B drug discount program, “Congress Tries to Lower Drug Costs and Raises Health Premiums Instead,” arrives at a myriad of wrong conclusions. Mathews has a long history with the insurance industry that routinely raises health care costs and points the finger elsewhere. It would […]


From RCT freelancer Bill Demarest reports at 2 p.m. November, 22 an overturned school bus on Laurel Road and Route 304 in New City; Clarkstown police at scene, ambulance on the way. No one trapped. At least four injuries, according to police.