Crime Reports 1/25-2/1

Crime Reports 1/25-2/1

STONY POINT Accident Leads to Arrest for Monroe Man The Stony Point Police arrested Stephen K. Setteducati (a 36-year-old man from Monroe) on January 27th for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Setteducati was involved in an accident and upon being investigated was arrested for disorderly conduct. Setteducati then gave the officers a hard time being […]

DA secures indictment against Mallia

DA secures indictment against Mallia

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe announced that a Rockland County Grand Jury voted for an indictment against Anthony Mallia, the Ramapo building inspector, for allegedly stealing over $150,000 in a yearlong scheme to falsify building permits and building permit applications. Mallia, 52, of Airmont, will receive 188 different charges against him including: one […]

OMBUDSMAN ALERT: SENIOR HOUSING MUST BE ABOVE POLITICS

OMBUDSMAN ALERT: SENIOR HOUSING MUST BE ABOVE POLITICS

BY DR. LOUIS ALPERT With all of the bickering between the county executive, the County Legislature and the county auditor regarding the critically needed sale of the Sain building, one fact rings out loud and clear: The county taxpayers and, in particular, the senior citizens desperately needing affordable housing in order to remain in this […]

SCHOLASTIC SPOTLIGHT: North Rockland sends two to Hall; Nyack another

SCHOLASTIC SPOTLIGHT: North Rockland sends two to Hall; Nyack another

Coaches Korn, Roff, Gray joining legendary list of luminaries BY MARC MATURO The roll call of coaches is instantly recognizable, with many legendary names known even to those who are not basketball fans. Roll out names such as Lou Carnesecca, Joe Lapchick and Frank McGuire of St. John’s University fame (McGurie also was acclaimed at […]

Unsung Hero Jeff Potischman: Hillcrest FD Volunteer Firefighter

Unsung Hero Jeff Potischman: Hillcrest FD Volunteer Firefighter

BY BARRY WARNER Volunteer firefighter Jeff Potischman of Hillcrest Fire Co. No. 1 has impressed peers and company leaders with his passion for service and commitment to improving his skills. His dedication stands out even amongst the team of 250 volunteers comprising the county’s largest and second busiest fire department, Hillcrest Chief John Erzen told […]