Crime Blotter 7/6/17

Crime Blotter 7/6/17

Orangetown:            Joint Investigation Leads to Arrest On June 28, the Orangetown Police Department Detective Bureau along with the New Jersey Union County Prosecutors, arrested 49-year-old Erik Johnson of Sparkill on a warrant as a fugitive of justice. Between March 6 to March 23, Johnson allegedly knowingly distributed one or more […]

County Executive’s Corner: Danger for All on Over-Crowded Roads

County Executive’s Corner: Danger for All on Over-Crowded Roads

By Rockland County Executive Ed Day Another senseless tragedy on the roads in Rockland – this one involving a family out on a shopping errand and a little baby who is now dead. A regular everyday chore turned into tragedy when a careless driver allegedly gave into road rage. We send our condolences to the […]

Survivor questions Ramapo PD’s investigation of fatal accident involving cop

Survivor questions Ramapo PD’s investigation of fatal accident involving cop

BY BRIAN EDSALL  Many unanswered questions and suspicions continue to surround an accident which left one young man dead and another severely injured – placing friends and family of the victims in a long state of unrest. On September 7, 2016 off-duty Peekskill police officer and Suffern resident Jonathan Mosquera, as well as Tzvi Hakakian, were […]

BE ABOUT IT: HILLBURN TRICKY TRAY

BE ABOUT IT: HILLBURN TRICKY TRAY

The Hillburn Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will host a Tricky Tray event on Saturday, July 22 at the Ramapo Senior Center, 319 Haverstraw Road (Route 202), in Suffern. Admission is $5 per person; minors must be 14-years-old and accompanied by an adult. Doors open at 5 p.m. for viewing; drawings begin at 7 p.m. 50/50 tickets will be sold. Funds raised from this event will support […]

33 FIREMEN GRADUATE

33 FIREMEN GRADUATE

This year’s graduating class of volunteer firefighters were announced at a ceremony held Thursday, June 29. Graduates in Basic Exterior Firefighting Operations or Interior Firefighting Operations: • Blauvelt Fire Dept 1 Brian T Bermingham – BEFO Luke H Hovorka – BEFO • Hillburn Fire Dept 5 Vulfrano Lazcares-Ventura – BEFO/IFO • Hillcrest Fire Dept 6 […]