One dead, one injured in Friday night shooting in Haverstraw

One dead, one injured in Friday night shooting in Haverstraw

HAVERSTRAW – On Friday night, 23-year-old Andy Urena-Merrero was found in the backyard of 16 Hudson Avenue, suffering from a gunshot wound. He later succumbed to his wounds at Westchester Medical Center. The police responded to the address at 9:09 pm.  Along with paramedics, the officers administered first aid before the victim was transported to […]

Closing Ceremony at St. Boniface, Wesley Hills

Closing Ceremony at St. Boniface, Wesley Hills

In 2012, the Syro Malabar Community of St. Mary’s was welcomed into St. Boniface Church, Wesley Hills. Father Thadeus Aravindathu was the pastor of St. Boniface. On August 25, 2020, the Syro Malabar Community bought the Church of St. Boniface, Willow Tree Road, Wesley Hills. Father Raphael Ambadan Ouseph is the current pastor. The Syro […]

St. Thomas Aquinas College Unveils New Fitzpatrick Village Residence Hall

St. Thomas Aquinas College Unveils New Fitzpatrick Village Residence Hall

President Daly Officially Opens New Residence Hall in Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in Honor of President Emerita, Dr. Margaret Fitzpatrick A celebratory ribbon cutting ceremony was held in front of the new Fitzpatrick Village Residence Hall just in time for the Fall Semester with the College reopening on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Incoming resident students will […]

Child Care Subsidy Program Accepting Applications

Child Care Subsidy Program Accepting Applications

Child Care Subsidy Program Accepting Applications Help is Available for Working Families   Rockland County Executive Ed Day, Department of Social Services Commissioner Joan Silvestri and Child Care Resources of Rockland Executive Director Vicki Caramante announce that the Department of Social Services Child Care Subsidy program is open and accepting applications for low income Rockland […]

Rockland’s Success Stories! SBA 504 Funding Helps County Move Into its Own “Phase 5 – 04”

Rockland’s Success Stories! SBA 504 Funding Helps County Move Into its Own “Phase 5 – 04”

As Rockland County continues its “road to recovery,” many local businesses have taken advantage of available funding through the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 504 Loan Program, which has helped generate significant growth in Rockland. “With Rockland County now in its own ‘Phase 5 – 04’ it’s encouraging to see that our small businesses are […]

Senator Skoufis Secures $200,000 Grant for Road Repaving in Village of West Haverstraw 

Senator Skoufis Secures $200,000 Grant for Road Repaving in Village of West Haverstraw 

Senator James Skoufis (D-Hudson Valley) announced that he secured $200,000 in state funding for the Village of West Haverstraw to carry out much-needed infrastructure upgrades on local roads. Senator Skoufis secured this funding through the State and Municipal Facilities Program and the grant will be distributed by the Dormitory Authority of the State of New […]