Timelines: July 12, 2012

West Nile Found in Ramapo and Haverstraw Mosquito samples collected at the end of June in Rockland County have been testing positive for West Nile virus, confirming that it is appearing early and frequently in this area this summer. Two mosquito pools came from Ramapo, one came from Clarkstown and one from Haverstraw. The infected samples […]

East Ramapo Candidates Make Their Pitch to “Concerned Citizens”

East Ramapo Candidates Make Their Pitch to “Concerned Citizens”

BY SARA GILBERT Candidates promise to change controversial school board policies in East Ramapo district Gathered at the Chuggin’ Rhino in Pomona from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, Kim Foskew, Hiram Rivera and Joanna Thompson rallied a group of roughly 50 for support in this year’s East Ramapo school board election. These three candidates […]


Rita Drew, age 58, of Monsey, NY, struck an 8-year-old Monsey girl on n March 31, 2012 at approximately 8:49 a.m. as she began to cross from the north side of Maple Avenue to the south side. The girl stepped into the path of ongoing traffic and was struck. She was immediately transported to Westchester […]