Truck Crashes into New City Home; No one Hurt

No one was injured after a Moving Truck veered off the road and into a New City home yesterday. Clarkstown Police say the moving truck drove through a fence and into the front of a home on West Clarkstown Road and East Eckerson Road. The accident is under investigation.

Area Developer to Discuss Vision for Stony Point Wednesday Night

The Stony Point town board unanimously passed the Patriot Hills Redevelopment incentive overlay zoning district last week, and the developer is looking to meet with the public to discuss his plans for the area. Stony Point supervisor Jim Monaghan says Raja Amar of Patriot Hills LLC, who wants to purchase and develop the property, will be hosting an informational meeting tonight…

The meeting is tonight at the Patriot Hills Clubhouse from 7-9pm.

Upstate NY Casinos Angling for Sports Betting by Next Year

Sports gambling was legalized by the Supreme Court last year and New Jersey quickly got in on the action. New York is taking its time, though it may be legal come next year. Four casinos, all located in upstate New York, including Resorts World in Monticello, stand to be the only locations in the state to have live, in-person sports betting, but North Rockland and Orange County Assemblyman Colin Schmitt says mobile apps might be an alternative…

Madison Square Garden and Empire City in Yonkers are also looking to get in on the action. New Jersey has both app and in-person sports betting, but 80 percent of the Garden State’s legal sports betting is reportedly done using an app or online.

Clarkstown Officials Look to Find Ways to Help Those Displaced by Valley Cottage Fire

Clarkstown officials will be getting together tonight to see what they can do to support the people who lost their homes in Sunday’s fire in Valley Cottage. Clarkstown supervisor George Hoehmann says though the fire leveled several homes in building 12 of the condo complex on Sierra Vista Lane, one resident helped her neighbors get out of harm’s way…

Clarkstown Legislator Harriett Cornell says the Department of Social Services, working with the Red Cross, is providing emergency housing, clothing and more. She says anyone displaced by the fire should call DSS at 845-364-3300. The fire remains under investigation.

Federal Judges Panel Upholds Former Ramapo Supervisor’s Conviction

The 2017 fraud conviction of Ramapo’s former supervisor has been upheld by a federal panel of judges. Published reports said Chris St. Lawrence was also fined $75,000 following his appeal, in which he claimed there wasn’t enough evidence to reach a conviction, that there was juror misconduct, and that his sentence was unreasonable. St. Lawrence began serving his two-and-a-half-year sentence last March.

AARP Presentation at West Nyack JCC to Focus on Opioid Addiction

Opioid addiction will be the topic of discussion at the next AARP event tomorrow at the JCC in West Nyack. Lou Morris of the AARP says the program will specifically cover the physical, mental and economic impacts of opioid addiction on Rocklanders young and old…

The program is tomorrow at 12:30 at the JCC in West Nyack and it is open to the public.

North Rockland Golf Battle: Whose Course is Best?

Who’s got the best golf course in North Rockland – is it Haverstraw’s Rotella or Stony Point’s Patriot Hills? Both town supervisors made their case for their own during “The Morning Show” Thursday. Haverstraw supervisor Howard Phillips said though the weather had, prior to this weekend, been a little chilly, lots of golfers have already come out to play…

But Stony Point supervisor Jim Monaghan says looks aren’t everything when it comes to golf…

For more information about Patriot Hills visit their website, http://www.patriothillsgolfclub.com. And for more information about the Rotella golf course visit their website, http://www.rotellagolfcourse.com.

Orangetown Selling Military Tribute Banners to Raise Funds for Local Vets

The town of Orangetown is selling tribute banners for those who’d like to show their support for the military. Supervisor Chris Day says the banners will be displayed along Orangeburg Road, in downtown Pearl River, and in Sparkill’s Depot Square…

Proceeds from the banner sales will benefit local veterans. For more information, click here.

Body Found in Woods off Dutch Lane in Spring Valley

An unidentified man’s body was found in a wooded area off Dutch Lane in Spring Valley early Saturday night. According to published reports the Spring Valley Police Department said the body was found around 6:30 Saturday. No other details were available.

Fire in Valley Cottage Displaces 15 Families

15 families in Valley Cottage have lost their homes after a fire ripped through a condo complex on Sierra Vista Lane Sunday. Lohud.com says 5 were hurt, including a firefighter, one of the injured was in serious condition at Westchester Medical Center. The cause is under investigation.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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