Haverstraw Native Celebrates 90th Birthday

Family members of John Spruill complained that last week’s article about Mr. Spruill’s 90th birthday contained numerous inaccuracies. Please read this corrected version. Celebration held at Haverstraw Brick Museum ROCKLAND COUNTY TIMES Haverstraw’s Brick Museum was the location of the Spruill family gathering on March 30, when they held a 90th birthday party for family patriarch […]

Haverstraw Highway Superintendents Election Will be Determined by Villagers Who Barely Use the Department

Haverstraw Highway Superintendents Election Will be Determined by Villagers Who Barely Use the Department

It’s taxation without representation! Most voters electing candidate scantly use town Highway Department, as villages and unincorporated Pomona have separate highway services.   BY MARC MOSS There’s something funny about the Town of Haverstraw highway superintendents election that nobody is talking about. That funny thing is the fact that the election is likely to be […]

Sign Wars and Accusations of Intimidation, Vandalism Mar Haverstraw Campaign Season

Sign Wars and Accusations of Intimidation, Vandalism Mar Haverstraw Campaign Season

BY MARC MOSS It’s the campaign season to end all campaign seasons in the Town of Haverstraw. The six-decade long Democratic coalition that has produced such leaders as Democratic Chairman Fred Miller (in office since 1965), late Supervisor Phil Rotella and currently serving Supervisor Howard Phillips, among others, has shown signs of fracture this year, […]

Letter to the Editor: INFORMATIONAL MEETING IN HAVERSTRAW

To to Editor, The Village of Haverstraw is pleased to announce a Public Information Meeting on Wednesday, May 8, 7 p.m. at Village Hall, 40 New Main St., for the purpose of discussing the conceptual plans for our Henry Hudson Quadricentennial Park (HHQP) promenade, which will be developed from Emeline Park (at the foot of […]

KOHUT CALLS ON WATSON TO TAKE A LEAVE OR RESIGN

Haverstraw Village Mayor Michael Kohut released the following statement upon learning of the charges the Rockland County DA’s Office has filed against Village Trustee Tom Watson: “Although I am not fully briefed on the details, I am very troubled by the allegations. I feel bad for Trustee Watson’s situation, and particularly for his family. He […]