Hoehmtown Happenings: Overdoses and Deaths in Clarkstown are Down Here is Why

Hoehmtown Happenings: Overdoses and Deaths in Clarkstown are Down Here is Why

The drug crisis is both complicated and insidious and has been growing exponentially for the past twenty years. Every year the number of deaths and overdoses rise across the country and locally despite the best efforts to combat the issue. However, despite these facts we have some reason for hope as half year statistics locally demonstrate that both […]

New Hempstead Cat Tests Positive for Rabies

New Hempstead Cat Tests Positive for Rabies

Rockland County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert has released a statement informing residents of a potential rabies exposure in the village of New Hempstead. Residents who live in the  area may have been exposed to a cat that has been confirmed to have rabies. The young, solid grey shorthair cat was obtained by the […]

Floating zone proposed in Stony Point

Floating zone proposed in Stony Point

The Town of Stony Point is taking steps toward attracting industry to its waterfront. At the town board meeting on Tuesday Town Planner Max Stach spoke about plans to create a “floating zone” also known as reuse zoning.  The zoning classification would allow new companies to begin operating on sites formerly occupied by Tappan Zee […]

Rockland Residents Protest Lawler for Anti-Choice Record

Rockland Residents Protest Lawler for Anti-Choice Record

On Sunday, a group of Rockland residents protested the anti-choice positions of State Assemblyman and NY-17 Republican candidate Mike Lawler. Rockland County Democratic Committee Chair John Gromada released the following statement after the protest: “Despite Mike Lawler’s best effort to hide from voters, the people of Rockland are holding him accountable for his radical, anti-choice […]