NOTHING SIGNED ON DOTTED LINE WITH NEW PLANET ENERGY

NOTHING SIGNED ON DOTTED LINE WITH NEW PLANET ENERGY

BY KATHY KAHN Approximately 150 persons gathered Tuesday night at the West Haverstraw Community Center for a discussion about a proposed plant in neighboring Stony Point, which would convert New York City trash to natural gas. Greg Julian, chairman of the Stony Point Democratic Committee,was a central organizer of the event, and was joined by […]

Special Olympics demands Stony Point Seals stop using name ‘Polar’

Special Olympics demands Stony Point Seals stop using name ‘Polar’

The Stony Point Seals’ Polar Plunge founder John Fox and his buddies to start the town’s annual fling into the frigid surf off the town’s Hudson River coastline 19 years ago. This year, however, may be the last year the Stony Point Seals can call its annual event a “polar plunge.” To the surprise of […]

A DAY LATE AND A DOLLAR SHORT: Pearl River woman comes out guns a’ blazing against Champlain Power Express

A DAY LATE AND A DOLLAR SHORT: Pearl River woman comes out guns a’ blazing against Champlain Power Express

To the Editor, The Champlain Hudson Power Express (abbreviated CHPE, pronounced “chippy”), is a 333-mile, 1000-Megawatt transmission facility to be built by Transmission Development Inc. (TDI). This proposed transmission facility would bring 1000 megawatts of electricity generated from Canadian mega-dams to Queens, NY, where it would power about 1 million homes. The project is touted […]

AUCNY ROCKLAND COUNTY LOCATION WELCOMES NEW UROLOGIST

AUCNY ROCKLAND COUNTY LOCATION WELCOMES NEW UROLOGIST

Dr. Elliot Fagelman of Stony Point is the newest urologist to join Advanced Urology Centers of New York’s (AUCNY) Rockland County office in West Nyack, NY. He started January 8. Dr. Fagelman, a board certified physician, has extensive experience treating patients for all types of urologic issues. During the past 16 years, Dr. Fagelman worked […]

STONE CHURCH ON MAIN ST. CLOSES ITS PURPLE DOORS

STONE CHURCH ON MAIN ST. CLOSES ITS PURPLE DOORS

The First Presbyterian Church at the corner of West Main and Church St., Stony Point held its last service on Christmas Eve 2017, parishioners informed the Rockland County Times. The “Presbytery” conducted a final closing service on Sunday, January 7, 2018. One former member of the congregation said, “The church has a fascinating religious past. […]

Brouhaha over Sunoco Station on Willow Grove Road continues

Brouhaha over Sunoco Station on Willow Grove Road continues

Dueling lawyers go to bat over mini-mart upgrade in Stony Point BY KATHY KAHN  A post-WW2 gas station/mini mart that hosts a Dunkin’ Donuts has applied to the Planning Board to make upgrades and improvements to the site on Willow Grove Road, but residents who live in the development that was built several years after […]

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