PRO-LIFE VIGIL TO TAKE PLACE THIS LENT

PRO-LIFE VIGIL TO TAKE PLACE THIS LENT

From Ash Wednesday, February 22, until Palm Sunday, April 1, pro-life activists will be holding vigil outside the Planned Parenthood clinic in Spring Valley and at the Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration Chapel at St. Gregory Barbarigo Church in Garnerville. The hours of vigil are daily from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on public property and from […]

Business Leaders and Town Officials Push Pension Reform

Business Leaders and Town Officials Push Pension Reform

Issue cuts across partisan boundaries Rockland County Times A bipartisan group including Orange County Chamber President John D’Ambrosio, Haverstraw Town Supervisor Howard Phillips, Business Council President Heather Briccetti, and RBA President Al Samuels said in a unified voice that the costs of pensions, are “unsustainable.” Ramapo Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence also supported the message, although […]

Orangetown Seeks to Build More Ball fields

BY ROBERT KNIGHT CITY EDITOR ROCKLAND COUNTY TIMES While the Town of Orangetown wrestles over how to make its two public golf courses profitable the Town Board decided last week to proceed with another recreational project – creating new soccer and other athletic fields on a portion of the vacant former Rockland Psychiatric Center campus […]

SUPERVISOR FINN: “I HAVE THE BEST JOB IN THE WORLD”

SUPERVISOR FINN: “I HAVE THE BEST JOB IN THE WORLD”

BY DYLAN SKRILOFF Everyone should feel as lucky as Stony Point Supervisor Geoff Finn. The leader of town government says after a month and a half on the job he has “the best job in the world.” “I love my work…I couldn’t ask for a better job,” Finn said of his being a full-time public […]

Governor Pulls a Fast One

Governor Andrew Cuomo gave the Town of Stony Point all of two days notice that he’d be sending his men to the town to explain this year’s budget to the public. Governor Cuomo’s budget presentation, which he also recently brought to Haverstraw, was set to take place, Wednesday, February 22, 7 p.m. at the RHO […]