United Water Announces Project to Combat Rockland’s Future Water Deficit

On Janurary 18, United Water New York officials announced that the New York State Department of Enviromental Conservation has provided draft permits for the Haverstraw Water Supply Project. The DEC has decided, after review, that the project’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) was complete and ready for public view. According to United Water’s vice president […]

JOE RASO HOSPICE RESIDENCE (JRHR) CONSTRUCTION NEARS COMPLETION

New City, NY— United Hospice of Rockland’s (UHR) Executive Director Amy Stern has announced that construction of the Joe Raso Hospice Residence (JRHR) is nearing completion. She said that she anticipates that the residence will be open in early March. Stern said, “The Joe Raso Hospice Residence will be available for our seriously ill loved […]

Calenders — 1/12

January 12 A Life Worth Living At 7 p.m. the Tappan Library welcomes Jennifer Probst, animal activist and multi-published author of A Life Worth Living. This book, written from a dog’s perspective, follows his journey from his initial abuse as a puppy, to a life-saving shelter, to his final home filled with love. Jennifer, owner of […]

Panel will Devise Flood Management Plans for both Bergen, Rockland

Panel will Devise Flood Management Plans for both Bergen, Rockland

BY JERRY DEMARCO WWW.CLIFFVIEWPILOT.COM The General Assembly in Trenton approved bipartisan legislation this week that would create the Bergen-Rockland Bistate River Commission to develop a coordinated flood management and prevention plan between the neighboring counties. An accompanying law is currently being discussed in committee in the New York Legislature and has yet to be put […]

Timelines –1/12

Two New York Archbishops promoted to cardinal  It was recently announced that New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan will become a cardinal in the Roman Catholic Church. 61-year-old Dolan is one of 22 prelates who will be elevated to cardinal status at the Vatican on February 18. Governor Cuomo released this statement: “I would like to […]

CARDINAL EGAN TO VISIT NORTH ROCKLAND PARISH

St. Gregory Barbarigo Celebrating 50th anniversary Cardinal Edward Egan, Archbishop Emeritus of New York, will officiate a special commemorative Mass on Sunday, January 15 at St. Gregory Barbarigo Church to kick off the parish’s 50th anniversary celebration. “Since coming to St. Gregory’s last year, I’ve been touched by the wonderful history of our parish and […]