Carlucci implores governor to make Lauren’s Law permanent

Carlucci implores governor to make Lauren’s Law permanent

Lauren Shields of Stony Point isn’t a little girl anymore. When she was only 8-years-old Shields received a heart transplant and by the time she was 11, she was spearheading a movement to expand organ donations in New York by requiring driver’s license applicants in state to fill out the organ donor registry [yes or […]

Champlain-Hudson Power Express reps to return to Stony Point

Champlain-Hudson Power Express reps to return to Stony Point

Public hearings set for 2018 budget, tax cap override BY KATHY KAHN Three years have passed since the Champlain-Hudson Power Express came to Stony Point with its overview of the underground electric transmission cable it is laying from Montreal to Astoria. Supervisor Jim Monaghan told residents at its board meeting on September 26 that CHPE […]

DON’T MISS THIS YEAR’S COPTIC FESTIVAL: Egyptian Christians celebrate their faith, raise funds for a new church

DON’T MISS THIS YEAR’S COPTIC FESTIVAL: Egyptian Christians celebrate their faith, raise funds for a new church

Free Family movie night Saturday, September 23  The local Coptic Church of Virgin Mary & St. Pachomius is holding their annual Egyptian Festival at 3 Swim Club Rd in Stony Point. The festival started last weekend, September 16 & 17 and continues through this weekend, September 23 & 24. Church leaders said they hope to raise awareness of their […]

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 […]