The Section 1 gymnastics team took home the state title today with a score of 181.450 at the NYSPHSAA girls gymnastics state championship at Cold Spring Harbor High School in Cold Spring Harbor, Long Island. Also, Jillian Hudson of Tappan Zee High School won the state all-around title with the score… Read More →
North Rockland’s Shane Martinez (10) shoots under Poughkeepsie’s Nate Guase in the first period during the Class AA Boys Basketball semi-finals at the Westchester County Center in White Plains Feb. 28, 2010. Poughkeepsie won 71-65. ( Ricky Flores / The Journal News )
I get cold just looking at this picture! Today I photographed friends, family members, classmates and neighbors of Sean DePatto of Stony Point and Mickey Reeves of Tappan as they ran into the Hudson River for the third annual Penguin Plunge in Memorial Park in Nyack. DePatto is fighting leukemia… Read More →
Lauren Kahn and Nikki Saponaro of Nanuet celebrate after defeating Briarcliff 47-45 in the Class B semifinal at the Westchester County Center in White Plains today. With the victory, Nanuet advances to the Class B final on Tuesday. To view additional photos from today’s game, click here.
The final countdown is here! Tomorrow marks the start of our week-long “Unofficial Mayor” contest. Play every day Monday through Friday and you could win a mini laptop computer, a chance to guest blog here for three months, and a profile in our Sunday Express. Play any day and you… Read More →
The Wallkill Kennel Club, along with the Rockland Kennel Club and Hudson Valley Golden Retrievers, are hosting the annual dog show at Rockland Community College this weekend. These two furry faces caught my eye while I was covering the event today. Elizabeth Heckert of Hampton, Va., owns these two pomeranians…. Read More →
Asher Kramer of Suffern beat Isaiah Perry of Massena in a 103-lb consolation match at the New York State Wrestling Championships in Albany. The finals will be held tonight. See more photos from today’s matches
After a stunning half court shot by Pearl River’s Melissa Loughnane sent the Class A semi-final into over-time, Pearl River’s season came to an end with a 69-62 defeat to Peekskill at the Westchester County Center on Saturday. Christa Scognamiglio of Pearl River, left, and Tasia Nolan of Peekskill go… Read More →
As of noon, Orange and Rockland Utilities reports 3,500 customers in the county are still without power. That’s an improvement from the 4,900 reported this morning, but little consolation to those with lights or heat. Overall, 14,000 O&R customers in its tri-state service area remain without electric service.
The Albertus Magnus girls basketball team’s season came to an end on Saturday after Lakeland defeated the Lady Falcons 57-48 in the Class A semi-final at the Westchester County Center. Tori Jarosz of Lakeland looks to shoot over Colleen Power of Albertus Magnus in the girls Class A semi-final basketball… Read More →