Rockland Boulders

The Boulders lost 8-6 in game two of the three game series between the Boulders and the NJ Jackals at Yogi Berra Stadium. They will finish the series tonight in NJ and return home this weekend for a three game home-stand with Quebec.

If you’re wondering why Outfielder Chris Edmondson was missing from the line-up this week the Rockland Boulders announced the
bittersweet news yesterday that Edmondson’s rights have been purchased by the Atlanta Braves. Edmondson spent three seasons in the Cardinals Organization before playing for the Boulders, He is the first Boulder to advance to an affiliated league.

Upcoming in local Courts

July will be an active month in the local courts – July 17th is a Village Court date for a Pearl River Man – 42 year old Hugh Barris who is facing 3rd degree assault charges in Bronxville after being accused of biting an emergency room doctor at Lawrence Hospital Center when being treated for wounds following a bar fight.

July 19 is the next scheduled court date for Spring Valley Mayor Noramie Jasmin and Deputy Mayor Joseph Desmaret.The discovery process is well underway for the attorneys representing the Spring Valley officials as they prepare for trial. Mayor Jasmin and Deputy Mayor Joseph Desmaret were indicted with mail fraud and Hobbs Act extortion, which is taking money in exchange for their votes.

Newsday Shuts down Hudson Valley Division

If you subscribe to the Newsday Westchester/Rockland digital news service, you may be entitled to a refund. Cablevision has shut down the Hudson Valley Division that opened in 2012 that covered local news in Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Orange and Dutchess Counties.

Autistic Teen Found

A 19 year old Autistic teen from Pomona – who left his home sometime between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning has been found.
More than 12 hours after he disappeared, Binyamin Houten , was found near the intersection of Spook Rock Road and Route 202 – approximately two miles from his home. Family and friends say Houten had been reading about living alone in the woods shortly before he disappeared.

Effective Communication Techniques

tulipsToday’s show was about how to more effectively communicate with people.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

Please click on the image below to view all snow closings for Rockland County.