Major League Baseball Comes to Rockland

Major League Baseball Comes to Rockland

By Matt Caputo The Ramapo-based New York Boulders professional baseball team did not play their typical Frontier League season this year, due to COVID-19 restrictions, but that made it possible for Major League Baseball to film two commercials at Palisades Credit Union Park, both airing during the big league playoffs. “MLB was referred to us […]

Christmas Comes Early in Tappan

Christmas Comes Early in Tappan

By: Joe Kuhn Photos By: Theresa Diaspro Vincent Barrasi has a unique taste in Halloween decorations. While his neighbor’s lawns may be lined with pumpkins, plastic ghouls and fallen leaves, Vincent has decked out his property in Tappan with candy canes, reindeer, and a veritable army of tin soldiers in an early celebration of the […]

Financier Billy Procida Creates Scholarship Fund for St.Thomas Aquinas College

Financier Billy Procida Creates Scholarship Fund for St.Thomas Aquinas College

By Kathy Kahn Bright students with dim financial prospects will benefit from a recent scholarship created at St. Thomas Aquinas College in Sparkill.   The Dr. William “Billy” Procida and Margaret Fitzpatrick, S.C. Scholarship Fund”  has been dedicated to St. Thomas Aquinas College in Sparkill. Dr. Fitzpatrick served as President of STAC for 25 years […]

Rock Garden: Reduce, Reuse, Replant

Rock Garden: Reduce, Reuse, Replant

By: Patrick McLoughlin   Here we are in the middle of October and there are a lot more damp and dreary days to get through before we enter the clutches of winter. This news may sound stressful for aspiring gardeners, but it’s also a motivator to finish any work before it’s too late; namely yard […]

Hanna Real Estate and Rand Realty Join Forces through New Partnership

Hanna Real Estate and Rand Realty Join Forces through New Partnership

    On Wednesday, Marsha Rand, founder and President of Rand Realty, and Helen Hanna Casey, CEO of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services, announced during a joint virtual meeting that the two real estate companies have joined forces in the creation of a new partnership in the Greater Hudson Valley region. The two company leaders […]