HIBERNIANS HOST PARTY FOR YOUNG RESIDENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

HIBERNIANS HOST PARTY FOR YOUNG RESIDENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

Santa came early to Pearl River to attend the annual Christmas party for children with Special Needs hosted by the Pearl River Ancient Order of Hibernians. The event, run in conjunction with BuddyBall, treated the guests to an afternoon of music, food and entertainment. The spirit and joy of the season was well in evidence […]

OMBUDSMAN’S TROLLEY VOLLEY A SUCCESS WITH MANY READERS

OMBUDSMAN’S TROLLEY VOLLEY A SUCCESS WITH MANY READERS

To the Editor, In response to the Nov. 16 article regarding the possibility of a Nyack trolley, I would like to suggest that this return to “trolley” service to Rockland villages is an excellent idea and should be expanded to include other adjacent villages and hamlets such as Pearl River, Nanuet and Piermont. Please give […]

UNITED HOSPICE HOSTS ANNUAL “DANCING WITH OUR STARS” GALA

UNITED HOSPICE HOSTS ANNUAL “DANCING WITH OUR STARS” GALA

Over 350 people turned out October 22 for United Hospice of Rockland’s (UHR) Dancing With Our Stars Gala 2017, helping the no-profit raise needed funds. Local professionals teamed up with professional dancers, wowing the audience.  O&R’s Kate Wysokowski and Vasili Platonov won the Judge’s Choice Award while Rockland dentist Dr. Ruba Rizqalla and Ted Postolachi took […]

Senior Apartments Proposed for Downtown Pearl River

Senior Apartments Proposed for Downtown Pearl River

BY ROBERT KNIGHT City Editor Pearl River will soon get 16 new senior citizen apartment units in its downtown business district if Orangetown officials approve a request to permit the project to proceed with less than the required number of parking spaces. Attorney Brian Quinn said his client will make a formal application for a zone […]

PEOPLE TO PEOPLE’S ANNUAL “DOWN THE SHORE” FUNDRAISER RAISES OVER $130K

PEOPLE TO PEOPLE’S ANNUAL “DOWN THE SHORE” FUNDRAISER RAISES OVER $130K

Hundreds of supporters went “Down the Shore” for People to People at the Hilton Pearl River on May 21 to raise funds to shore-up the organization’s efforts to feed Rockland’s hungry. “Down the Shore is a little different from your average fundraising dinner,” People to People Executive Director Diane Serratore said. “Folks love that the dress is casual, […]

Good Samaritan Hospital Holds Robot Day Held at Palisades Center Mall

Good Samaritan Hospital Holds Robot Day Held at Palisades Center Mall

daVinci and Mako Robots Used at the Hospital for Surgery Were Displayed Robot Day was held at the Palisades Center Mall to promote Good Samaritan Hospital’s daVinci and Mako Robots. Both of the Robots were on display for anyone to try and observe. The robotic surgeons, nurses and techs who comprise the Robot team, were […]