Fatal House Fire in West Nyack

Fatal House Fire in West Nyack

On Tuesday, March 25 at approximately 5:50 a.m. the Clarkstown Police Department responded to 9 Wheeler Pl. in West Nyack for a report of a house fire. As units from Clarkstown Police arrived on the scene of the single family home they observed heavy smoke and fire coming from the rear of the house which […]

13th Annual Nyack Penguin Plunge

13th Annual Nyack Penguin Plunge

13th Annual Nyack Penguin Plunge was held on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at Nyack Memorial Park. The Penguin Plunge gives people the opportunity to take a memorable dip into the icy waters of the Hudson River while raising money for a good cause. Penguin Plunge, Inc., is a not-for-profit that helps families of serious ill […]

JOHN GREEN HOUSE CELEBRATES 200 YEARS ON NOVEMBER 16 AT NYACK BOAT CLUB

JOHN GREEN HOUSE CELEBRATES 200 YEARS ON NOVEMBER 16 AT NYACK BOAT CLUB

An old Dutch sandstone house crucial to Rockland County’s early days will be celebrated on November 16 at the Nyack Boat Club. The public is invited to participate in this benefit party, which will also be honoring architect/historian/preservationist Win Perry. The John Green House was built by its namesake in Nyack near the foot of […]

Annual Brink’s Commemoration Service Held in Nyack

Annual Brink’s Commemoration Service Held in Nyack

PHOTOS BY SCOTT WATERS STORY BY DYLAN SKRILOFF This Sunday Rockland County marked the the 38th anniversary of the Brink’s armored car heist, which claimed the lives of a Brinks armored car guard and two Nyack policemen. The brazen October 20, 1981 heist was conducted by a group of left wing radicals, including six members […]

Dedication of St. Ann & St. Joachim Way

Dedication of St. Ann & St. Joachim Way

Joachim and Anne were the father and mother of Mary, and the grandparents of Jesus. On July 27, 2019, Jefferson Street, in front of St. Ann RC Church, Nyack was renamed St. Ann & St. Joachim way, to honor Grandparents. Marie Lorenzini, Nyack Trustee, was instrumental in navigating the paperwork of changing the name of […]

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