Dispute erupts between Rose Memorial Library and Town of Stony Point

Dispute erupts between Rose Memorial Library and Town of Stony Point

BY DYLAN SKRILOFF STONY POINT- Rose Memorial Library Board President Jennifer Lima has been promoting a ballot referendum seeking $717K in funding for a new library. The status of that referendum is now up in doubt. On September 14, the Stony Point Town Clerk’s Office informed the Library Board that paperwork they filed on August […]

CHAMPLAIN POWER LINE UPDATE: Stony Point now told Champlain Hudson power line will go under Rt. 9W

CHAMPLAIN POWER LINE UPDATE: Stony Point now told Champlain Hudson power line will go under Rt. 9W

Officials and residents also discuss solar power array; public hearing to continue Tuesday BY KATHY KAHN   Stony Point’s Town Board on September 12 focused mainly on questions and concerns about the Champlain Hudson Power Express and the proposed solar array law the municipality is crafting. Local activist Susan Filgueras has been keeping close tabs on […]

Remembering our veterans

Remembering our veterans

Stony Point Supervisor Jim Monaghan displays banner that will be placed along Liberty Drive (Route 9W) and Main Street. The goal is to honor the town’s military service members, both past and present. If you’d like to sponsor a banner to honor a loved one, the cost is $150.00. For more information, contact the Town […]

Stony Point Works on Solar Array Legislation

Stony Point Works on Solar Array Legislation

BY KATHY KAHN The Marian Shrine, a Roman Catholic retreat on Filors Lane straddling the towns of Haverstraw and Stony Point, requested permission to install a solar array on its property at Stony Point’s July town board meeting. The proposed solar project would provide power to the retreat, as well as to 250 homes surrounding […]

REST IN PEACE JUDGE VICARI

REST IN PEACE JUDGE VICARI

Former Stony Point Councilman and longtime Town Justice Louis Vicari passed away Sunday, July 30 at the age of 76. Current Stony Point Town Supervisor Jim Monaghan announced the sad news to the community on Monday, July 31. Monaghan said, “It is with great sadness to announce the passing of long time Town Justice Louis Vicari. […]

He did it the Phil Lima Way!

He did it the Phil Lima Way!

BY KATHY KAHN   The name Phil Lima has been synonymous with summer fun for kids in Stony Point since 1967. To honor the nearly 50 years of great service to the community at the municipal summer camp, the town dedicated the road leading to the camp as Phil Lima Way. “Phil has dedicated his whole […]