CHAMPLAIN POWER LINE UPDATE: Stony Point now told Champlain Hudson power line will go under Rt. 9W

CHAMPLAIN POWER LINE UPDATE: Stony Point now told Champlain Hudson power line will go under Rt. 9W

Officials and residents also discuss solar power array; public hearing to continue Tuesday BY KATHY KAHN   Stony Point’s Town Board on September 12 focused mainly on questions and concerns about the Champlain Hudson Power Express and the proposed solar array law the municipality is crafting. Local activist Susan Filgueras has been keeping close tabs on […]

PUBLIC HEARING ON WILLOW GROVE DUNKIN’ DONUTS EXPANSION NEXT WEEK

PUBLIC HEARING ON WILLOW GROVE DUNKIN’ DONUTS EXPANSION NEXT WEEK

STONY POINT- A public hearing is scheduled Thursday, September 28, 7 p.m. at the RHO Building regarding a proposed expansion of the Dunkin’ Donuts/Mini Mart on Willow Grove Rd. and the East side of Algonquin Dr. The expansion has met some resistance from residents in the neighborhood who do not want more commercial activity and traffic. The […]

“Christopher St. Lawrence” cancels all Ramapo Town Board Meetings this Election season

“Christopher St. Lawrence” cancels all Ramapo Town Board Meetings this Election season

The Ramapo Town Clerk’s Office made a regrettable error when sending out news that the Town Board had decided to cancel its next eight scheduled public meetings. Instead of referring the Acting Supervisor Yitzy Ullman, the clerk used the pre-existent template referring to longtime former Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence, deposed from his post following a conviction […]

WEATHER THIS WEEK: September 22-28

WEATHER THIS WEEK: September 22-28

Your weekly forecast by Zachary Jacomowitz  Hello, Rockland County! I hope that your week has been great! Friday marks the fall equinox, which means fall officially begins at 4:02 p.m. EDT, so happy fall! With that, let’s get right to the forecast. Friday: Expect a mixture of sun and clouds. Slight chance of a shower. […]

Empire State Development Takes Home Emmy Award for Best Corporate Welfare

Empire State Development Takes Home Emmy Award for Best Corporate Welfare

Empire State Development Takes Home Emmy Award for Best Corporate Welfare  Reclaim New York Initiative offered the following statement in response to Empire State Development’s shameless bragging about taxpayer-financed productions winning Emmy awards:   “The state’s film tax credit job claims are a fiction straight out of the Hollywood productions they’re forcing New York taxpayers to finance. “New […]

Banned Books Week: September 24 – 30, 2017

Banned Books Week: September 24 – 30, 2017

  Celebrating the 35th Anniversary  of the Freedom to Read  More than a book a day faces expulsion from free and open public access in U.S. schools and libraries every year. There have been more than 10,000 attempts since the American Library Association (ALA) began electronically compiling and publishing information on book challenges in 1990. Thirty-five […]