Germonds Park Mini-Golf Course reopened for the first time since Sandy

Germonds Park Mini-Golf Course reopened for the first time since Sandy

BY MICHAEL RICONDA Bardonia – For the first time since Hurricane Sandy, the miniature golf course at Germonds Park in Bardonia is accessible to the public. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on the evening of August 16, after which the public was invited to a free round of miniature golf from six to eight p.m […]

Bardonia Heart Recipient Celebrates Life with Transplant Team 20 Years Later

Bardonia Heart Recipient Celebrates Life with Transplant Team 20 Years Later

BY BARRY WARNER On June 9, 1993 Sue Negrin, a 38-year-old mother of three young children and long-time resident of Bardonia, received a new heart at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. Twenty years later, on June 9, 2013, Dr. Mark Zucker reunited with his two transplant nurses, Dawn Scotto and Donna Esposito plus Sue Negrin […]

FOOD DOCTOR FIASCO

FOOD DOCTOR FIASCO

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe on Friday announced that Dr. Laura Piluso, 44, of 3 Meadow View Terrace, Chester, NY,  has been arrested and arraigned on one count of grand larceny in the second degree, a class “C” felony, and one count of falsifying business records in the first degree, a class “E” Felony. […]

Timelines — 10/4

BOCES Overcharging New York State Tax Payers According to an investigation by the Journal News and LoHud.com regional BOCES programs have overcharged New York school districts to the tune $473 million between 2007 and 2011. A recent report by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli uncovered that the Boards of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) regularly […]

Cold Case Cracked Due to Perp’s Loose Lips

This week two suspects were arrested by Clarkstown cops in conjunction with a residential burglary committed on March 27, 2010. Rember Martinez, 30, of Spring Valley and Aldo Orellana, 36, of Nanuet were both arrested after an investigation was conducted by the Clarkstown Police Detective Bureau. On March 27, 2010 a resident of Bardonia reported that […]

Timelines: July 19, 2012

Towns Band Together to Bill the County In an act of revenge against the county for passing on new costs to towns, Rockland’s five towns are going to now send the county all bills for maintenance and utilities on county roads. They are exploring legal options as well in case the county refuses to pick […]