Driver of Car that Killed Baby on Route 59 Denied Early Release

Driver of Car that Killed Baby on Route 59 Denied Early Release

BY JOEL GROSSBARTH The driver of a car that killed a three-month old baby and seriously injured the baby’s mother and sister was denied early release from prison by the New York State Department of Corrections. Albert Gomez ran over and killed the infant during a road rage while the family was walking along the shoulder of Route 59 in Monsey on June 26, 2017. […]

Clarkstown Unveils Renovations at Lake Nanuet

Clarkstown Unveils Renovations at Lake Nanuet

Significant upgrades to the Clarkstown’s swimming facilities at Lake Nanuet Park include a modern bathhouse with added changing facilities and a newlifeguard area, the centerpiece of the improvement. It also includes new deck work and grading. In addition to the physical improvements made to the park, Supervisor George Hoehmann announced a new concessionaire: LaSirena Seafood will be providing […]

O&R Helps Rockland Rowing Launch Training Craft for Adaptive Athletes

O&R Helps Rockland Rowing Launch Training Craft for Adaptive Athletes

PEARL RIVER, NY June 27, 2018 — O&R has donated $4,500 to help the Rockland Rowing Association (RRA) purchase a rowing barge, a specially designed vessel whose stability on water provides a safe platform to help train adaptive athletes (individuals with physical or cognitive challenges) in the sport of rowing. That barge was launched during […]

THE ARC EARLY LEARNING CENTER GRADUATES 60 KIDS

THE ARC EARLY LEARNING CENTER GRADUATES 60 KIDS

There were tears and cheers as nearly 60 children were awarded diplomas during The Arc Rockland’s 2018 Prime Time for Kids Early Learning Center graduation ceremony, June 22. David Saulpaugh, Director of Children’s Services thanked the professional staff, the parents and the graduates for all they have achieved along the educational road. He noted that […]

SUEZ TO HOST LAKE DEFOREST DAY ON JUNE 30 TO BENEFIT HACKENSACK RIVERKEEPER

SUEZ TO HOST LAKE DEFOREST DAY ON JUNE 30 TO BENEFIT HACKENSACK RIVERKEEPER

The annual Lake DeForest Day held by Suez is set for Saturday, June 30. It promises to be a fun-filled day with public kayaking, a youth fishing derby and a kayak race between five Rockland town supervisors. Proceeds from the event, sponsored by Orange and Rockland Utilities, will benefit the Hackensack Riverkeeper. More than 400 paddlers […]