Stony Point supports proposed changes to Coast Guard barge plan

Stony Point supports proposed changes to Coast Guard barge plan

BY KATHY KAHN  The U.S. Coast Guard’s plan to place several “parking spots” for crude oil barges and other tankers along the banks of the Hudson is being challenged in Albany. The barge anchorage locations the Coast Guard is entertaining would permit more than 40 barges to “rest”  along the river’s coastline from Yonkers to Kingston […]

THE SPIRIT OF ’76: Descendent of General Anthony Wayne checks out Stony Point battlefield where he earned glory

THE SPIRIT OF ’76: Descendent of General Anthony Wayne checks out Stony Point battlefield where he earned glory

BY KATHY KAHN Stony Point’s contribution to the American Revolution cannot be understated, and the town welcomed a member of the seventh generation of Brigadier General Anthony Wayne’s family, Laura Arnett Smith, a maternal granddaughter of the Wayne family. Arnett-Smith was welcomed to Town Hall by Supervisor Jim Monaghan and escorted to the Stony Point […]

MCDONNELL HONORED AT ANNUAL BOBBY SANDS MASS & DINNER

MCDONNELL HONORED AT ANNUAL BOBBY SANDS MASS & DINNER

Jim McDonnell of Stony Point was the special honoree at this year’s Bobby Sands Mass and Dinner hosted by the Irish Northern Aid MacBride Chapter (Rockland County) on Saturday, April 29. It’s the 36th annual Bobby Sands event in Rockland County, held in commemoration of the famed 1981 Irish hunger strikers who stood in defiance […]

Dinner is Served

Dinner is Served

By Col. Andrew J. Smith  This month I decided to report on a place which has been on my list for some time, namely, the Fireside Steak Pub on Route 9W in Stony Point. It is owned and operated by the Javanese family who are lifelong Stony Pointers and always helpful and supportive of the […]

Help a neighbor by giving blood this Saturday, April 29

Help a neighbor by giving blood this Saturday, April 29

BY KATHY KAHN STONY POINT – Colleen Woods, a Stony Point resident and former North Rockland School District employee, was having a wonderful life until doctors broke the news to her about her inexplicable health concerns: It was  non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. Colleen’s brother, Tim Duffy, is an active member of the Stony Point Fire Department and […]

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