Hoehm Town Happenings:“The Story of Jane “Naut” Kanniff–The “Witch” of West Nyack”

Hoehm Town Happenings:“The Story of Jane “Naut” Kanniff–The “Witch” of West Nyack”

In recognition of Halloween, I thought it fitting to share this true story about a woman who was accused of being a witch–right here in Clarkstown! The accompanying images are the first place winners chosen from Clarkstown North (Jeremy Cazes) and Clarkstown South (Hannah Kim) of a contest held during the Town’s 225th Anniversary in […]

Rockland legislature continues redistricting process

Rockland legislature continues redistricting process

The Rockland County Legislature unveiled two potential redistricting maps at their October 19 meeting as their months-long effort to fairly divide the county comes closer to an end.  According to Rockland’s bylaws, each of the county’s 17 districts should be even in size, as close as possible to 19,918 people. Due to an influx of […]

Stony Point debates future of Letchworth

Stony Point debates future of Letchworth

The ongoing buzz surrounding Stony Point’s Letchworth property continues as plans to use the former site as a multi-generational community have caused quite a stir with residents and town council members as they are still not seeing eye to eye. The $3.1 million proposed project is currently under development with the Hudson Park Group who […]

NY considers tax break for volunteer firefighters, EMS responders

NY considers tax break for volunteer  firefighters, EMS responders

Senator Elijah Reichlin-Melnick and Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski, gathered with first responders, representatives from FASNY (Firefighters Association of the State of New York), and local elected officials, in support of legislation to allow any local government to provide a tax credit for volunteer firefighters and ambulance corps members. The bill, which passed both houses unanimously, would […]

Hoehm Town Happenings: Attention Clarkstown Seniors! Have Fun, Meet Friends and Stay Connected with our Seniors Clubs and Programs”

Hoehm Town Happenings: Attention Clarkstown Seniors! Have Fun, Meet Friends and Stay Connected with our Seniors Clubs and Programs”

During the pandemic many of our Parks and Recreation programs had to take a hiatus, especially programs for se niors. We adapted to that challenge by recording a number of programs for our cable access and YouTube channels to get seniors mentally engaged and physically moving. While many seniors have returned to pre-pandemic levels of […]

OBC Reaches Resolution in Country Village Towers Lawsuit

OBC Reaches Resolution in Country  Village Towers Lawsuit

Rockland County and the owners of the Country Village Towers Apartment Complex in Spring Valley report that they have reached a resolution of their dispute. By way of back- ground, the County after assuming oversight of the Village of Spring Valley Code Enforcement functions charged the owners and managers of the Country Village Towers including […]