Sloatsburg Thanks Irene Helpers

Sloatsburg Thanks Irene Helpers

BY MARIA MIRAKAJ BROWNSELL For the Village of Sloatsburg, the impact of Hurricane Irene on August 28 has made lasting impressions. The village was cut off from the rest of the county by washed out bridges, blocked roads, lost electricity and much more. Mayor Carl S. Wright and the village board took time during last […]

VETERANS’ DAY CELEBRATION AT BRICK MUSEUM

The Haverstraw Brick Museum is proud to once again announce a very special event for Veterans’ Day. Colonel Robert Joseph Rolle, is a United States Army Veteran with over 29 years of commissioned service to our Country. He has served both State Side and Overseas duties and is currently assigned to the 7031 Medical Training […]

STABBED OUTSIDE NOEL’S

STABBED OUTSIDE NOEL’S

Is Noel’s Restaurant on a string of bad luck, or is it becoming the type of place you don’t want to bring your kids? Earlier this year it was discovered that drug dealers were using the Irish pub Noel’s as a hub, and now this past weekend the restaurant hosted a wild Halloween party that […]

Hurricanes and Earthquakes and Halloween Blizzards, Oh My!

Hurricanes and Earthquakes and Halloween Blizzards, Oh My!

Rockland gets Slammed by Storm Again BY LAUREN KATE ROSENBLUM AND DYLAN SKRILOFF The weather has been going mad. And the Earth too, remember the rare Northeast tremor felt this summer? The latest dose of unusual activity is the unheard of late October snowstorm that dumped around 6 to 8 inches on most of Rockland […]

Warming Shelters Open During Power Outages

Warming centers have been set up throughout the County for residents without power: · St. Lawrence Center 115 Torne Valley Rd, Hillburn 6 a.m. – 10 p.m., 753-2324 · Congers Community Ctr 6 Gilchrest Rd, Congers 8 a.m. – 10 p.m., 268-9700 · Pascack Community Ctr 87 New Clarkstown Rd, Nanuet 8 a.m. – 10 […]

Monsey Cemetery Flag-Raising Ceremony

Monsey Cemetery Flag-Raising Ceremony

Shortly after 10 a.m. Saturday, November 5, a U.S. flag, which until recently flew over a hospital in Iraq, will be hoisted on a new flagpole to fly over the graves of American veterans of the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, and the Civil War buried at the Historic Monsey Cemetery. The cemetery, located […]