Trustee Position for the Pearl River Public Library Board of Trustees

Trustee Position for the Pearl River Public Library Board of Trustees

 PRESS RELEASE– The Board of Trustees of the Pearl River Public Library announces that the annual Budget Vote and Trustee Election is scheduled to be held at the Pearl River Public Library on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.  There will be a Budget Hearing on Tuesday, May 30 at 7:15 p.m. The Pearl River Public Library Board of Trustees […]

DiNAPOLI: TAX BREAKS FROM IDAs CONTINUE TO CLIMB

DiNAPOLI: TAX BREAKS FROM IDAs CONTINUE TO CLIMB

Recent Reforms Will Improve IDA Transparency and Accountability FROM THE COMPTROLLER’S OFFICE New York’s Industrial Development Agencies (IDAs) provided $695 million in net tax exemptions in 2015, an increase of 10 percent from the prior year, according to a report issued Monday by New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli. “New York’s IDAs are tasked with […]

What’s Happening 3/30/17

What’s Happening 3/30/17

BY GEORGE J. DACRE Antrim Playhouse Players, Wesley Hills, has joined forces with the Hi Tor Animal Shelter collecting much-needed supplies for the Shelter during the run of the current production “Sylvia” at Antrim on Spook Rock Road. People attending the current run of the show are asked to bring donations. A box is placed in […]

CLARKSTOWN LAUNCHES MILITARY TRIBUTE BANNER PROGRAM

CLARKSTOWN LAUNCHES MILITARY TRIBUTE BANNER PROGRAM

PRESS RELEASE- Supervisor George Hoehmann announced this week the town-wide launch of the Military Tribute Banner Program for 2017. In 2016, the Town of Clarkstown launched a similar pilot program in New City to honor local veterans and those currently serving in the United States Armed Forces. Residents or businesses can sponsor a veteran or […]

Spectator: PRAY BALL!

Spectator: PRAY BALL!

About this time every year, I dust off a column that I wrote many years ago for the paper. In fact it appeared on July 11, 1985. Some of you weren’t even born yet! I’ve added to it from time to time and with the baseball season about to open, I thought it would be […]