Clarkstown receives $623K for sewers

Clarkstown receives $623K for sewers

Supervisor George Hoehmann announced Wednesday the Town of Clarkstown has received a $623,000 grant from New York State to replace three sewer pump stations in the town. Clarkstown will replace three pump stations located on Foxwood Drive in West Nyack, Western Highway in West Nyack, and Rinee Road in Nanuet. The stations are expected to […]

Attempted murder case moves forward against man alleged to have stabbed ex-girlfriend and her lover

Charges have been handed down against the enraged ex-boyfriend who allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend, nearly killing the latter. A grand jury has indicted Brandyn Johnston, 24, of Pomona on eight felony counts for the attack that took place at his girlfriend’s New City home including two counts of attempted murder and assault, and one count of […]

COLLECTION OF GOODS FOR PUERTO RICO

  The supervisor of the Town of Haverstraw and the mayors of the Village of Haverstraw and West Haverstraw were approached by several Hispanic elected officials and organizations such as the Harold B. Holt Manny Lopez Post 46 American Legion, the Rockland County Police Hispanic Society and the Hispanic Lions Club of Haverstraw for a relief […]

OMBUDSMAN ALERT: Congresspersons support “Used Car Safety Recall Repair Act” and reject removal of deductions for state and local taxes

OMBUDSMAN ALERT: Congresspersons support “Used Car Safety Recall Repair Act” and reject removal of deductions for state and local taxes

BY DR. LOUIS ALPERT Ombudsman Today’s column focuses on just two of the many issues faced by our US Congress, and begins by thanking our local Congresswoman, Nita Lowey, for her co-sponsorship of Congresswoman Janice Schakowsky’s bill, HR3449. The bill embodies Ombudsman Alert’s urgent appeal made in our column back on July 20 and prohibits dealers […]

County executive commits to three political forums/debates

County executive commits to three political forums/debates

County Executive Ed Day announced today that he will participate in three political debates/forums leading up to the November 7 election. The three debates/forums will be the following: Wednesday, October 18 at 7 p.m. Rockland Community College – The Ellipse, Technology Building Host – LoHud Sunday, October 29 at 2 p.m. JCC – West Nyack Host […]

All traffic to shift to New TZ by Friday, October 6; Parts of River Rd. in South Nyack to be closed for next month

All traffic to shift to New TZ by Friday, October 6; Parts of River Rd. in South Nyack to be closed for next month

BY JANIE ROSMAN Westchester-bound traffic moves to the new bridge’s westbound span tomorrow night a few weeks earlier than planned, weather permitting. Multiple lanes will be closed, and traffic will be stopped so crews can reconfigure the landings and strip the lanes. Rockland-bound lanes are not affected. From now until fall 2018, when the eastbound […]