North Rockland Youth Police Academy holds 5th Annual Graduation

North Rockland Youth Police Academy holds 5th Annual Graduation

BY LAUREN KATE ROSENBLUM In 2011 the police forces of Stony Point and Haverstraw joined forces for the fifth year to educate young people through the North Rockland Youth Police Academy. This 10-week program showed teens what everyday cops must go through and the kinds of thing they learn on the road to becoming an […]

Health Dept. Offering $25 Flu Shots

Before you know it, the holidays will be here, and the Rockland County Department of Health reminds you to get your flu shot, the best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu and its complications.  Enjoy your family and friends this holiday season – without sharing the flu. Come to one of the […]

GOLF COURSE GUY JAMES BRUNTFIELD ARRESTED

The names of the two men who took part in the October snowstorm golf course incident reported on in last week’s Rockland County Times are James and Charles “Chicky” Bruntfield of Stony Point. They had worked at the Patriot Hills golf course and are now on suspension pending a decision on their work status. James […]

World War II Veteran Receives Long Overdue College Diploma

World War II Veteran Receives Long Overdue College Diploma

WW II soldier and former Rockland County Times and Journal News editor finally receives his degree! BY MAUREEN MOLLAHAN World War II veteran Edward Lynch Jr., resident of West Nyack, unmistakably embodies the bravery of America’s warriors. Lynch’s heroism earned him several military medals, but one honor he has never been able to call his […]

Brian Casey Bowl Celebrates Ten Years

Brian Casey Bowl Celebrates Ten Years

Benefit football tournament marks a decade of giving back in memory of fallen teammate   On Friday, November 25, for the tenth time in as many years, a loyal group of friends is expected to take to the gridiron in memory of their friend Brian Casey, who was lost to cancer in 1995. Casey, a […]

ELKS CLUB HONORS WOUNDED WARRIORS

ELKS CLUB HONORS WOUNDED WARRIORS

The Haverstraw Elks hosted local “Wounded Warriors”  for a luncheon and gave free phone cards to all soldiers in the unit. The heroes photographed here were stationed at West Point.