CAR SHOW HELPS FAMILY IN NEED

CAR SHOW HELPS FAMILY IN NEED

By: Keith S. Shikowitz They say charity begins in the home. In North Rockland it begins with the community as a whole. This is evident by the 5K walk/run for charity in June, the Stony Point Seals water event and the Crusin’ for Kids annual car show. All of these events raise money for families […]

Lynch’s to Host Stony Point Seals Get-Together Saturday night as Stony Point Readies for Annual Pole “R” Plunge

Lynch’s to Host Stony Point Seals Get-Together Saturday night as Stony Point Readies for Annual Pole “R” Plunge

By Kathy Kahn Stony Point may be barred from using the word “polar” for its fundraising plunge into the icy water of the Hudson, but it hasn’t chilled the spirit of the community. After the Special Olympics barred Stony Point (and many other non-profits) from using the name “Polar Plunge”—the Seals’ founders got creative by […]

Special Olympics demands Stony Point Seals stop using name ‘Polar’

Special Olympics demands Stony Point Seals stop using name ‘Polar’

The Stony Point Seals’ Polar Plunge founder John Fox and his buddies to start the town’s annual fling into the frigid surf off the town’s Hudson River coastline 19 years ago. This year, however, may be the last year the Stony Point Seals can call its annual event a “polar plunge.” To the surprise of […]

Dylan Skriloff and The Stand raise $455 for Sandy Recovery

Dylan Skriloff and The Stand raise $455 for Sandy Recovery

Stony Point supervisor candidate Dylan Skriloff (C,R,I) and The Stand deli and pizzeria hosted a 50/50 raffle and bake sale with proceed going to Sandy recovery efforts on Monday. A total of $455 was raised, which will be donated to Stony Point Seals Sandy recovery efforts.

Fourth Annual Blood Drive in Memory of Jimmy McNicholas on Feb 25, 2013

Jimmy McNicholas was born and raised in Garnerville, and attended St. Gregory Barbarigo, Albertus Magnus, and RCC. He was a son, a brother, an uncle, and a friend… until he was killed by a hit‐and‐run driver in Pearl River on May 31, 2009. Let’s not forget this kind Rockland man whose killer has still not […]

Hundreds Plunge into Frigid Hudson River for Sandy

Hundreds Plunge into Frigid Hudson River for Sandy

BY ELISA TAYLOR With below freezing temperatures it was hard to watch many strip down to their bathing suits and prepare to plunge into the frigid Hudson River. With chants of USA, USA these fearless participants of all ages would not be denied in their quest to help those in need. What an amazing display […]