HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO HOST STONY POINT DAY TRIP

HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO HOST STONY POINT DAY TRIP

The Rockland County Historical Society will host a tour of historic sites in the Town of Stony Point on Saturday, November 18.  A bus will leave the commuter parking lot across from Lynch’s Restaurant, 79 South Liberty Drive (Route 9W), Stony Point at 8:45 a.m. and the event will conclude 2:30 pm after lunch at Lynch’s Price: $74/person (non-members); $69/person (HSRC members). Includes bus transportation, guided tours, […]

Taxes stay flat for 2018 in Town of Stony Point

Taxes stay flat for 2018 in Town of Stony Point

BY KATHY KAHN Stony Point’s 2018 budget may have exceeded the tax cap (4.77 percent increase in the tax levy), but there is good news for both residents and business: due to new revenues flowing in from Spectra Energy, taxpayers will see no increase in their bills next year. The town board closed its public […]

Penguin Rep Theatre presents Frederick Stroppel’s “Fall River”

Penguin Rep Theatre presents Frederick Stroppel’s “Fall River”

BY GEORGINA CASAZZA STONY POINT – Lizzie Borden is back, and this time defending her honor, in the world premiere of “Fall River,” showing here in Rockland County at Stony Point’s Penguin Repertory Theatre. Written by Frederick Stroppel and directed by Penguin Rep’s very own founder, Joe Brancato, the two-man show tells the first-hand story of Lizzie Borden, […]

Rose Memorial Library gives presentation to SP Board

Rose Memorial Library gives presentation to SP Board

Skeptical town board says lack of detail means bloom is off the proposed new “Rose” By Kathy Kahn  Rose Memorial Library’s successful Article 78 lawsuit against Stony Point will put a proposition on the November ballot to add $717,000 to its annual budget. Town Board members and residents at the October 10 meeting voiced concern […]

DONATE A BRICK AT THE NEW STONY POINT DOG PARK

DONATE A BRICK AT THE NEW STONY POINT DOG PARK

PHOTO BY KATHY KAHN Stony Point resident Lillian Ann Wilson shows brick the new dog park is selling for the path that leads to the run. Contact Town Hall Parks & Recreation for more information on how you can remember a beloved pet or pet owner. Phone number: 845-947-5261, email knigro@townofstonypoint.org.

Stony Point readies 2018 budget, public hearing set

Stony Point readies 2018 budget, public hearing set

BY KATHY KAHN  Stony Point is preparing for a public hearing on the preliminary budget for the town for the New Year. “The state’s tax cap rate has gone down from 2 percent to 1.07 percent,” said Supervisor Jim Monaghan. “When the tax cap was first introduced, towns that did not exceed it were given […]