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Congers Man Deemed Mentally Ill

The result of two psychiatric evaluations showed Steven Alicea, 33, of Congers, to be incompetent to stand trial, revealed at his competency hearing Friday. Alicea was charged Monday in the beating death of his father Ismael Alicea at their family home. Clarkstown Judge Scott Ugell ruled that Alicea is incapable of understanding the charges brought […]

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Noramie Jasmin Closing Arguments Heard, Ruling Expected Monday

After closing arguments were heard Friday in the corruption trial of former Spring Valley Mayor Noramie Jasmin, U.S. District Judge Colleen McMahon said she would announce her verdict Monday morning. Jasmin is charged with extortion and wire fraud in her dealings with FBI operative Moses “Mark” Stern to build a catering hall and community center […]

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New City Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide In 2014 Accident

Clifford Perkins, 25, of New City, was charged Thursday in the 2014 fatal motorcycle accident that killed Scott Phillips, a hip-hop artist known as DJ Father Shaheed of the New Jersey group, Poor Righteous Teachers, founded in the early 1990s. Perkins was speeding on his motorcycle when he hit a car causing it to spin […]

Two Rockland Villages on Comptroller’s List of Fiscally Stressed

State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released a list of fiscally stressed villages for the year of 2014 this week. The list reviews 539 villages and listed them varying levels of stress based on their balances for the end of the year. For Rockland County New Square and Pomona both made the list, both labeled as susceptible […]

Pedestrian and Bicyclist Struck by Vehicles

According to Ramapo Police two people were struck by vehicles Thursday night in separate, unrelated incidents. Police stated that around 8:25 PM a 14-year old boy was struck on Route 59 near Besen Parkway, by a 34-year old woman driving a Dodge Durango. The Airmont boy was taken to Westchester Medical Center for serious injuries […]

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DID YOU KNOW?

The new WRCR AM-1700 will be broadcasting in standard analog AM, combined with the new digital, crystal clear HD Radio, on the same channel, AM-1700. What does it mean to you? If you listen in HD, it means clear, crisp audio on AM, which sounds better than satellite radio and is close to FM-quality. It […]

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The East Ramapo Central School District Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program

The East Ramapo Central School District is now accepting applications for next year’s Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program. The UPK is a special Early Childhood program established by the New York State Education Dept. and contracted school districts, to provide an early learning experience for children who will be 4 years old on or before Dec 1, […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Ice is a 3-year old female pit bull mix who was surrendered to the shelter. The fact that ice does not do well with other dogs or cats means she should be the only pet in the house. Ice is Friendly, outgoing, loves people and wants to please. She is on the active side so will need a house with kids that can handle her energy. She is housebroken.

Adoptable Pets 4-16-15

Thank you to our sponsor HealthSav located at 7 Elmwood Drive in New City! You can contact them at (914)643-3663 or visit their website at www.healthsav.com. For more information in adopting, donating, or volunteering contact Hi Tor Animal Care Center, 65 Fireman’s Memorial Drive in Pomona at (845)354-7900 or visit www.hitor.org.

Charlie is a 2-year old male pit bull mix who came to the shelter as a stray. He is good with other dogs but does not do well with cats. Charlie is a big dog with lots of energy so he'll need to be in a home with kids who can handle all that energy. Charlie is very friendly and out going but he'll need lots of exercise and his training should be on going.

Adoptable Pets 4-9-15

Thank you to our sponsor HealthSav located at 7 Elmwood Drive in New City! You can contact them at (914)643-3663 or visit their website at www.healthsav.com. For more information in adopting, donating, or volunteering contact Hi Tor Animal Care Center, 65 Fireman’s Memorial Drive in Pomona at (845)354-7900 or visit www.hitor.org.

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