200 show up for protest of cell phone shop in Monsey

Ramapo PD reported early Friday afternoon that approximately 200 protesters gathered to voice their displeasure at the sale of smart phones at Ping Verizon 59 on Route 59 in Monsey.  Police said the protest was reportedly due to religious beliefs against smart phone use. Police said that at 1:30 p.m. the protesters peacefully dispersed. There were no incidents […]

New York State to Destroy More Than One Ton of Elephant Ivory in New York City’s Central Park

New York State to Destroy More Than One Ton of Elephant Ivory in New York City’s Central Park

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will destroy more than one ton of illegal ivory confiscated through state enforcement efforts over the last two years. The ivory tusks, trinkets, statues, jewelry, and other decorative items will be crushed in Central Park, New York City, Thursday while supporters gather to watch, sending a […]

A BAD DESIRE: Sears Nanuet employee charged with allegedly pocketing $5,483 in false returns

A BAD DESIRE: Sears Nanuet employee charged with allegedly pocketing $5,483 in false returns

Carlentz Desire, a 21-year-old former clerk at Sears Nanuet, has been hit with three felony charges for allegedly printing false return slips totaling $5,483 and depositing the money for the returns in his bank account. On Tuesday, August 1 around 5 p.m. Desire’s store manager reported the alleged theft via phony return slips to Clarkstown PD. Following an investigation, Clarkstown PD agreed with the manager’s assessment of the situation, […]

Spring Valley Tax Catastrophe Continues

COMMUNITY VIEW BY STEVEN WHITE On November 30, 2016, Spring Valley trustees Grossman, Fonvil and McGill voted to abolish the assessor’s office. This was done over the objections of the assessor and the mayor and Deputy Mayor Emilia White. The stated purpose was to consolidate government services for efficiency. There was no study, analysis or […]

PostNet in Suffern Serves Local Business Community with Design, Printing and Shipping Services

Local father-and-son team Mauricio and Ariel Aufgang opened their PostNet franchise in Suffern last year, and since then, the Aufgangs have filled a much-needed niche in the growing local business sector with their personalized solutions from design to distribution. Located at 74 Lafayette Avenue, PostNet in Suffern provides a wide range of convenient and high-quality design, printing […]