Rockland welcomes new American citizens with naturalization ceremony

Rockland welcomes new American citizens with naturalization ceremony

BY MICHAEL RICONDA Pomona – Rockland County welcomed some of its newest citizens with a naturalization ceremony held at the Rockland County Fire Training Center in Pomona on December 6. The ceremony, which is held about six times each year, commemorates foreign-born Rockland residents’ decision to accept U.S. citizenship. A total of 152 new citizens […]

ADOPT REMY

ADOPT REMY

Remy is a blue nose pit terrier who for her senior years is looking for a new home. Nine years young, her family had to move and leave her behind. She is sweet, loving and a joy to be around. Won’t you be that family who will give Remy a second chance to live out […]

Cutting Hair to Help Cut the Risk

Cutting Hair to Help Cut the Risk

BY VINCENT ABBATECO On Sunday, October 6, the Shear Magique hair studio in Pomona held its 1st Annual Lucille Sabino Cut-a-thon, an event to raise proceeds for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. “My feeling was because what we do for a living, we provide a service,” said salon owner Lenore Quiroga. “I felt because breast cancer […]

The Shr Thing

The Shr Thing

Lao Shr Mike Reynolds is teaching kids and adults how to fend for themselves and walk upright in the world BY MICHAEL RICONDA Pomona – Elite Chinese Martial Arts, a local karate school on Route 202 in Pomona, has distinguished itself recently for not only its technical expertise, but also for its all-encompassing approach to […]

Recent resignation, firing suggest widening rift at Hi-Tor Animal Shelter

Recent resignation, firing suggest widening rift at Hi-Tor Animal Shelter

BY MICHAEL RICONDA Pomona – Former Hi-Tor Operations Manager Brian Bradshaw resigned from his position at the animal shelter in late August, creating further friction at the already beleaguered facility. Though the exact reason for the resignation was not elaborated upon, an anonymous source suggested he did so to avoid termination for claiming another Hi-Tor […]

Explore Rockland’s Secret Hollywood

Explore Rockland’s Secret Hollywood

Join free guided park walk and explore the evolution of early movie history in Rockland County Pomona, NY – Want to learn about the start of the movie business right here at Kennedy Dells Park, New City’s “secret Hollywood?” Then join Healthy Rockland on a free guided park walk on Saturday, August 17, 2013 from […]

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