Westbound span nearing completion; will open sometime this year

Westbound span nearing completion; will open sometime this year

BY JANIE ROSMAN Sunny weather has been drawing visitors to Nyack’s Memorial Park, where Holly Desher and a friend were watching the I Lift NY, stationed near the Rockland shoreline, through a high-powered lens. Last month the super crane resumed setting structural steel on the eastbound span utilizing a different process. Assemblies lifted from the […]

NYACK HIGH SCHOOL’S MUSIC DEPARTMENT WINS THE “SWEEPSTAKES”

NYACK HIGH SCHOOL’S MUSIC DEPARTMENT WINS THE “SWEEPSTAKES”

  On April 6-9, Nyack High School joined with other selected high school music departments throughout the US to compete at the WorldStrides OnStage Music Festival held in Washington DC. It gives this writer great pride to announce to our readers that one of Rockland’s School Districts, in this instance, the Nyack School District, has […]

Clausland Mountain Fire Threatens Homes

Clausland Mountain Fire Threatens Homes

Flames creep toward Orangeburg houses, embers hit homes on Tweed Boulevard BY BILL DEMAREST CLAUSLAND MOUNTAIN – The brush fire that swept up the west side of Clausland Mountain all afternoon and night on Thursday this morning began to threaten homes on both sides of the mountain. Orangeburg volunteer firefighters were called out early this […]

Volunteers from throughout Rockland County called in to tame Orangeburg fire

Volunteers from throughout Rockland County called in to tame Orangeburg fire

STORY BY BILL DEMAREST ORANGEBURG – Volunteer firefighters from throughout southeastern Rockland County are battling a stubborn brush fire that has slashed up the west side if Clausland Mountain near the landmark “TZ Rock.” Firefighters from Orangeburg went to the area just behind Nice Pak Products on Greenbush Road in Orangeburg at about 1:15 p.m. […]