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Ginsburg Development breaks ground on Peekskill townhomes

Ginsburg Development has broken ground on its latest project in Peekskill, Gateway Townhomes. The company plans to build 16 rowhouse condominiums at 700 Main St. in Peekskill. The new development will include triplex two- and three-bedroom homes ranging from 1,649Martin Ginsburg was joined by a host

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 13:02:01

Local fire fighters to raise money for hurricane victims

STAMFORD - Local fire fighters will raise money Sunday for the victims of recent hurricanes. The Stamford Professional Fire Fighters Association, IAFF Local 786 and the Stamford Fire Department will host a full slate of fundraisers. The first is "Fill the Boot," happening from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-22 15:06:52

CareMount opens physical therapy department in Jefferson Valley

CareMount Medical opened a new physical therapy department at the multispecialty physician group's Jefferson Valley campus. The practice at 3680 Hill Blvd. is the fourth physical therapy office for Caremount, headquartered in Mount Kisco. Other offices are in Mount Kisco, Poughkeepsie and Hopewell

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 14:57:13

Ossining's Sanchez named 'Superintendent to Watch'

A national association has named Ossining Union Free School District schools chief Ray Sanchez a "superintendent to watch" this school year. Twenty-one superintendents nationwide are chosen by the National School Public Relations Association each year who have "demonstrated dynamic leadership with a

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 14:32:50

New City: Pedestrian dies after being hit by car

There are a few roadwork projects scheduled this week in Rockland and Westchester counties on Routes 9D, 9W, 17 and 45, as well as the Palisades Interstate Parkway, according to 511ny.org. Video by Christopher J. Eberhat/The Journal News/lohud.com Wochit A pedestrian was killed after being hit by a

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-23 00:10:49

Making an Impact in Rockland: Roxanne Watson

In May 2006, Roxanne Watson suffered a silent heart attack. It wasn't until June 2006 when she finally went to Nyack Hospital that she was told she had suffered a heart attack six weeks prior. Roxanne immediately began cardiac care in Rockland. Over the next two years, after many ER visits to all th

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 18:50:58

Rockland primary final count: 3 takeaways

The final count of absentee ballots and affidavits in local primaries was announced Friday by the Rockland Board of Elections, and the results changed the shape of several races this fall. Here's a few takeaways from the final count.County executive The takeaway: Rockland County Executive Ed Day, wh

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 18:49:12

Rockland changes to flu vaccine program, holds clinics this fall

Changes to Rockland County's flu vaccine program intended to make it easier for more people to get vaccinated were announced Friday. County Executive Ed Day made the announcement during a flu clinic held in Spring Valley. He also introduced Dr. Maria Cecilia Mosquera as director of the county's Cent

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 20:54:07

Southbound Route 9W closed in Cornwall

CORNWALL - Route 9W southbound is closed at Mountain Road by the Storm King School due to a serious accident. The state Department of Transportation said the highway could be closed for up to four hours. Further details about the accident were not immediately available. Drivers are advised to seek a

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-22 14:31:26

Worldwide Community First Responder, Sixth-Anniversary

BY JONATHAN CALIXTE Worldwide Community First Responder, will be hosting its sixth-anniversary fundraising gala. Founder and president, Jackie Cassagnol are looking very forward to for the event. Many people are shocked that WCFR lasted this long, however, Cassagnol is not. "Some people are shocked

ROCKLANDTIMES.COM - 2017-09-22 13:15:20

Police: 'Numerous' acts of alleged vandalism in Nyack caught on camera

Orangetown Police say the two individuals in the video committed numerous acts of vandalism in and around Nyack. Orangetown Police Department NYACK - Police are looking for two men who were caught on video allegedly committing "numerous" acts of graffiti and vandalism throughout Nyack. "Thousands

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 22:30:02

Man stole wallet from Nyack car, used credit card: Cops

NYACK - A South Nyack man faces accusations that he stole someone's wallet in Nyack and used their credit card. Jacob Neering, 30, was arrested at 4:45 p.m. Thursday and charged with felony counts of fourth-degree grand larceny and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, and misdemeano

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 16:14:23

Cops Seek Nyack Vandals Caught On Camera

NYACK, NY - Damage in the thousands of dollars was done by vandals in Nyack on Tuesday, according to the Orangetown Police Department. Police are looking for these two men and the car caught on camera. NYACK, NY - Damage in the thousands of dollars was done by vandals in Nyack on Tuesday, according

PATCH - 2017-09-22 21:33:46

A new day at The Old Drovers Inn

The Old Drovers Inn has been a stately presence in Dover Plains, presiding over the daily life of the area since it was built in 1750. From its early days as a watering hole for drovers herding livestock to market in New York City to its heyday in the 1960s when Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton w

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-09-22 13:37:33

Village of Nyack concerned more about developers than residents: Letter

On July 21, the Nyack Village Planning Board voted unanimously that the waterfront project, TZ Vista, aka The Gedney Street Project, had no potential negative impacts worth investigating and would require no Environmental Impact Statement of the developer. This vote flabbergasted many residents who

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 14:59:16

A Taste of Rockland: Signature dishes from 40 restaurants

A Taste of Rockland, highlighting signature dishes from more than 40 area restaurants, returns for its 22nd year on Monday, Sept. 25. This year's fundraiser for The Arc Rockland takes place at the Pearl River Hilton, 500 Veterans Memorial Drive. Doors open at 6 p.m. Rockland County native Rebecca M

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 22:11:04

In Case You Missed It: 10 big stories from this week

This week was a big one for sports, shopping and social issues. Debate swirled around controversial safety net expansions at baseball stadiums once more after a foul ball struck a young girl at Yankees game, Wegmans gave a sneak peak of their new Montvale store before their Sunday grand opening and

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 19:45:05

Annual Action Against Hunger Food Drive coming Sunday

Our investigative series on New Jersey Transit continues, Wegmans opens in Montvale, and the Jets host the Dolphins in their home opener - all in "7 things to know this weekend in New Jersey." John C. Ensslin The 26th annual Action Against Hunger Food Drive is scheduled for Sunday. "As we kick off

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 23:56:45

New Wegmans store to open in New Jersey this weekend

A town in New Jersey is rolling out the welcome mat for Wegmans. The popular grocery store chain opens its latest store this Sunday (Sept. 24) in Montvale in Bergen County. The new store will employ 500 people -- 450 of whom are new to the company. Employees have spent the last several months traini

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-22 21:05:24

Police: Newburgh man had pound of pot in car

CITY OF NEWBURGH - A sheriff's deputy stopped an erratic driver Friday in Newburgh and discovered a pound of marijuana in the car, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office. Police said the deputy saw a car driven by Augustus Burks, 27, of Newburgh go through a stop sign and then stop past the

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-22 23:13:38