RCVFA AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS

RCVFA AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS

The Rockland County Volunteer Firefighters’ Association held its annual scholarship night July 13, 2018 by awarding three $1,500 scholarships at the Hillcrest firehouse on Route 45 in Hillcrest. The applicants had to be sons, daughters, grandsons or grandaughters of an RCVFA member. The scholarships are named for RCVFA past president Stuart Gates who presented the […]

Carlucci’s Column: Helping Seniors Access Critical Services

Carlucci’s Column: Helping Seniors Access Critical Services

BY SENATOR DAVID CARLUCCI It has always been my mission to help seniors by making sure they are aware of services and programs, which could improve their quality of life. This is why I annually work with Rockland Community College to host a Senior Fair at the Eugene Levy Fieldhouse in Suffern. This year marks our 7th […]

Route 45 Closure Expected for Bridge Replacement Project Town of Ramapo, Rockland County

Route 45 Closure Expected for Bridge Replacement Project Town of Ramapo, Rockland County

Public Service Announcement from New York Department of Transportation Motorists are advised that beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 23 until approximately 4 p.m. on Tuesday, August 28, Route 45 between Maple Avenue and Columbus Avenue in the town of Ramapo in Rockland County, is expected to be closed, while crews perform bridge construction activities, weather permitting. Motorists should follow the […]

A SALT cap surprise (so far)

A SALT cap surprise (so far)

BY E.J. McMAHON From the Empire Center The newly enacted federal income law provision limiting state and local tax (SALT) deductions “is likely to substantially decrease home values” in New York, Connecticut, Maryland and New Jersey. So claims a federal lawsuit filed by those four states against the Trump administration with the goal of having the $10,000 […]

LIBRARY FUNDRAISER EXHIBIT

LIBRARY FUNDRAISER EXHIBIT

Amusements: Digital Photography by Jessica Bowen For the month of August, the Piermont Library will feature a fundraising exhibition “Amusements: Digital Photography.” by Jessica Bowen. An Artist’s Reception will be held Sunday, August 5 from 2 – 4 p.m. Ms. Bowen celebrates her 10th anniversary as Piermont’s Library Director in June of 2018. This exhibit is a fundraiser with all proceeds […]