But not before several candidates get bounced due to technical blunders! In Spring Valley, four candidates have been knocked out of the mayor’s race due to petition challenges: Joseph Gross, Bernard Charles, Anthony Leon and Miguelino Joseph. Leon and Gross have filed motions to defend their petitions in court, but rival candidate Daniel Friedman said […]

Stony Point Gasification Plant Plans Withdrawn

Plans to build a gasification plant off Holt Drive in Stony Point were pulled by developers last week without reason given, temporarily ending a debate between the towns of Stony Point and Haverstraw. MBC Contractors Inc. proposed the project, which would convert up to 4,000 tons organic biomass into gas for fuel and electricity each […]

The Impact of Hurricane Sandy

The Impact of Hurricane Sandy

BY MICHAEL CAHILL PHOTOS BY TOM MCGUIRE AND DYLAN SKRILOFF Hurricane Sandy blew through Rockland County on this week, with high winds and a record storm surge. In her wake, Sandy left many residents with damaged homes and property and tens of thousands more without power. Sandy made landfall around 8 p.m. on Monday night […]

Finn Predicts Malloy’s Park Will Open in Early Fall

It may not look too hopeful at the moment, but Supervisor Geoff Finn told the Rockland County Times that the proposed Malloy’s Park in Stony Point “is predicted to be finished in the early fall.” Finn met with the project manager for the park last week, he said. Of course the site on the corner […]