Check Out B’s Nest Deli on the Main Strip in Stony Point

BY DYLAN SKRILOFF Among the good places to eat in Stony Point, B’s Nest Deli is surely on the top of many lists. B’s Nest is actually more than a deli, as owner B.J. Slapp is a trained chef who graduated from culinary school and has worked at restaurants all over the world. For Knapp, […]

Sicko Michael Mele Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter

Sicko Michael Mele Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter

A judge’s ruling made it risky for Orange County, NY prosecutors to seek a murder charge for the 2008 death of then 25-year-old Laura Vargas, so instead they had to settle for manslaughter in the case against Michael Mele, a registered sex criminal. Mele, who was once arrested for exposing himself and masturbating in front […]

Hurricane Irene Flood Recovery Grant Program Now Accepting Applications

A $30 million-grant program for communities and businesses in New York recovering from Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee is now accepting grant applications, Empire State Development and the Department of Environmental Conservation announced this week. The program consists of two components: $21 million through the Business Flood Recovery Grant Program to be directed to […]

Ramapo May Raise Rates on Senior Golfers

BY EVAN WECHMAN It was a quiet night with few people in attendance at the Ramapo Town Board’s Workshop Session on this past Monday night, January 23, 2012. The town board led by Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence met for approximately two hours. It was the tentative setting of 2012 golf course rates for the Spook […]


As of Wednesday morning police have not released name of deceased¬† On Tuesday, January 24 at approximately 8:41 a.m. the Ramapo Police Department responded to 7 Ellish Parkway for a report of a female lying down in the backyard. Upon arrival, it was determined by responding officers and Rockland Paramedic Services that the female was […]


Movies to be filmed in Stony Point, West Point Tours chosen for senior bussing, low bid rejected for Zachary Taylor Drainage project, two zoning and planning board members appointed, and much more BY LAUREN KATE ROSENBLUM At the most recent Stony Point board meeting, Councilwoman Luanne Konopko announced as part of an initiative to bring […]