FIVE AREA RESIDENTS CYCLE TOWARD $52 MILLION GOAL IN THE 2018 PAN-MASS CHALLENGE

FIVE AREA RESIDENTS CYCLE TOWARD $52 MILLION GOAL IN THE 2018 PAN-MASS CHALLENGE

On Aug. 4 and 5, five riders from Nanuet, New City, Nyack and Piermont will join thousands of others cycling up to 192 miles in the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC). The goal: topping last year’s record-breaking gift and raising $52 million for critical cancer research and patient care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. During PMC weekend, over 6,300 cyclists from […]

LIBRARY FUNDRAISER EXHIBIT

LIBRARY FUNDRAISER EXHIBIT

Amusements: Digital Photography by Jessica Bowen For the month of August, the Piermont Library will feature a fundraising exhibition “Amusements: Digital Photography.” by Jessica Bowen. An Artist’s Reception will be held Sunday, August 5 from 2 – 4 p.m. Ms. Bowen celebrates her 10th anniversary as Piermont’s Library Director in June of 2018. This exhibit is a fundraiser with all proceeds […]

DEC RELEASES DRAFT MANAGEMENT PLAN TO PROTECT AND RESTORE PIERMONT MARSH RESERVE

DEC RELEASES DRAFT MANAGEMENT PLAN TO PROTECT AND RESTORE PIERMONT MARSH RESERVE

Public Meeting Scheduled for February 5, 2018, 7-9 p.m., Piermont Village Hall Public Comments on Draft Plan Accepted through March 1, 2018 The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) released the Draft Piermont Marsh Reserve Management Plan for public comment, Commissioner Basil Seggos announced Wednesday. “The Draft Piermont Marsh Reserve Management Plan recognizes the vital role […]

Confronting floods: protecting Piermont from Mother Nature

Confronting floods: protecting Piermont from Mother Nature

BY JANIE ROSMAN PHOTOS BY LIBBY ZEMATIS Last week, students from Cornell University’s Landscape Architecture 4010 course, the Climate-Adaptive Design (CAD) studio presented their ideas for landscape architecture, urban planning and engineering to Piermont residents and stakeholders. The studio links landscape architecture students with flood-risk Hudson Riverfront communities to explore design alternatives for more climate resilient, […]

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 […]

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