Opposition and Suspicion Grows in Stony Point Toward Waterfront Project

Opposition and Suspicion Grows in Stony Point Toward Waterfront Project

BY KATHY KAHN Stony Point is facing an identity crisis: Will its waterfront become a jewel of the town or an eyesore at the gateway to the Hudson Valley Highlands? When Wayne Corts gave up on his plans to build “The Breakers” – a proposed 200-units of luxury condominiums, which included public access and retail […]

100-YEAR-OLD VET HONORED FOR SERVICE

100-YEAR-OLD VET HONORED FOR SERVICE

Remembering Our Heroes Stony Point proclaimed August 10 Edward G. Kwiecinski day, a proud WW2 veteran who will celebrate his 100th birthday on that day. Fellow veterans led the opening of the July 24 meeting in the Pledge of Allegiance. A native of North Rockland who has called Stony Point home for over 50 years, […]

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 […]

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