FOODMART INTERNATIONAL GOES BUST

Rockland’s largest international grocery store is kaput! This week owners of the Foodmart International in Spring Valley suddenly abandoned the massive warehouse of groceries, leaving tons of food rotting. Village police and other village employees had to clean out of the store before a health hazard emerged. (click photo to enlarge) The decision to close […]

DOLLARS AND SEN$E

We’re over the “cliff,” now what? BY CHRIS HANLY Investment Consultant, Gary Goldberg Financial Services If you’re anything like me, you’ve uttered the phrase “If only I had bought …. back then.” Well, back then may be right now. One of the major concerns for markets has been the pending fiscal-cliff and what tax rates […]

Gator Says ALDI Supermarket Coming to Stony Point

Gator Says ALDI Supermarket Coming to Stony Point

Since February 2008 Stony Pointers have had to put up with a huge vacancy near the heart of their town. The formerly bustling Stony Point Center strip mall at 156-168 S. Liberty Dr. that was the home of Stop and Shop supermarket and several other stores has been mostly empty since Stop and Shop moved to […]

DOLLARS AND SEN$E: How the fiscal-cliff impacts you

DOLLARS AND SEN$E: How the fiscal-cliff impacts you

BY CHRIS HANLY Investment Consultant, Gary Goldberg Financial Services           A lot has been written about the looming fiscal-cliff and its expected impact on our economy and the stock market, but what does it all mean to the average American? First let’s start with explaining that it’s not as much a […]

O&R OFFERS HOLIDAYS WITH LIGHTING TIPS

Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. has some timely lighting tips aimed at making this holiday season brighter. First, consider using holiday decorations featuring energy-efficient LED (light emitting diode) fixtures instead of conventional incandescent bulbs. LED lights will help save on electric bills and help “green” the environment. LED lights use nearly 90 percent less electricity […]