Candidates introduce themselves to Bardonia audience

Candidates introduce themselves to Bardonia audience

BY JOE KUHN Residents from all around the county assembled last Thursday at the St. Francis Church in Bardonia for a Meet the Candidates Night, a chance for citizens to get to know the men and women running for public office this November. Current and aspiring members of the local government convened to answer questions […]

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Clarkstown Will Never Be Ramapo

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Clarkstown Will Never Be Ramapo

BY SUPERVISOR GEORGE HOEHMANN One of my first priorities as supervisor was to step up the enforcement of our town code to protect our quality of life in Clarkstown and protect our first responders. Last year, I created a new code compliance unit, which consists of Deputy Town Attorney, Leslie Kahn, a veteran prosecutor, and […]

Hometown Happenings: Clarkstown Residents Win!

Hometown Happenings: Clarkstown Residents Win!

BY SUPERVISOR GEORGE HOEHMANN One of the most overlooked services of the Town is maintenance of the sewer lines and sewer pump stations through our Department of Environmental Control. We all go about our day not really thinking about where our waste water goes. The fact is there are 19 sewer pump stations throughout Clarkstown […]

Hometown Happenings: Prayers for Vegas and Gratitude for Service

Hometown Happenings: Prayers for Vegas and Gratitude for Service

By Supervisor George Hoehmann This week we were stunned as a nation when we learned of the horrible slaughter of 59 of our fellow citizens in Las Vegas and 527 more injured. Our hearts, still heavy with pain, go out to the families of the victims, and we pray with them in their darkest hour. Yet, […]

Hometown Happenings: Clarktown’s 2018 Budget, Holding the Line on Taxes

Hometown Happenings: Clarktown’s 2018 Budget, Holding the Line on Taxes

With George Hoehmann Supervisor, Town of Clarkstown As I look back of the last 21 months of my Administration, I am encouraged by the tremendous progress that has been made. For the first time in over thirty years we have cut property taxes – alleviating some of the pressure on our already overburdened residents and […]

Hometown Happenings: Walk Back in Time at Rockland Lake

Hometown Happenings: Walk Back in Time at Rockland Lake

By Supervisor George Hoehmann This Saturday, I am hosting the annual Supervisor’s Walk at Rockland Lake. Last year, the Town of Clarkstown celebrated their 225th anniversary. As part of the celebratory events, I coordinated a historical walking tour of Rockland Lake, in which over 60 residents attended. Being that it was so popular last year, […]