From Idea to Reality: How the Stony Point Farmers’ Market Came to Be

From Idea to Reality: How the Stony Point Farmers’ Market Came to Be

Moms made it happen! There’s an interesting tale behind the creation of the Stony Point Farmers’ Market. The Stony Point Farmers’ Market began as a Facebook conversation on the North Rockland Community page in August 2012 when someone posted that they would like to see a farmers’ market started in Stony Point. Michele Corish answered […]

Nyack Chamber of Commerce Opens 2013 Farmers’ Market

Nyack Chamber of Commerce Opens 2013 Farmers’ Market

Fresh produce…breads, pies, cookies…cheese… grass-fed beef…flowers…
ice cream…honey…eggs…olive oil… the list of delights goes on as foodies, friends and families welcome opening day at the Nyack Farmers’ Market. Set for today, May 9 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Market day will feature a copious early Spring harvest from the area’s farms and food producers, as […]

The Palisades Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market Returns for Season 5

On Saturday, January 12, at 9 a.m., regional farmers and vendors will return for the fifth season of the Palisades Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market. Located in a charming schoolhouse built in 1870, the farmers’ market is open every Saturday through May 18, rain, snow or shine, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. New this year, will […]

Stony Point Hosts Inaugural Farmers Market

Stony Point Hosts Inaugural Farmers Market

It started out as an idea shared by Stony Point residents Michele Corish, Jennifer Lima and Jeanna Cook on the North Rockland Community Group on Facebook. And in less than two months it blossomed into Stony Point’s first farmers market. The Town of Stony Point hosted the event on the lawn at town hall on […]

Town of Stony Point Board Awards Outstanding Residents, Gives Go-ahead to Farmers’ Market and Rolls Out Red Carpet for Film Industry

BY SARA GILBERT On Tuesday, August 14, the Town of Stony Point board held its regular meeting, awarded girl scouts and a local good Samaritan with plaques, approved a farmers’ market and invited the film industry in. “Every month we try to honor people who have done something special,” said Supervisor Geoffrey Finn. The special […]

Top 5 Things to Do in Rockland County this Summer

BY ERIN MAHER 1. Visit a local park – Rockland County has an abundance of parks for the public to enjoy. With 11 state parks and over 50 county, town, and village parks, there are plenty of places to get out and enjoy the weather and outdoors. Many of the parks offer various recreational fields […]