Parades, wreath-layings and words of thanks were offered at events throughout Rockland today as the county paused to mark Memorial Day. In Chestnut Ridge, the Fred Eller and Anthony Moscarella American Legion posts held a parade and ceremony that included a keynote speech by Ramapo Town Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence,... Read More →
Beryl Myer of Nyack waves a flag at the soldiers during Nyack’s Memorial Day Parade. Gideon Dunbar, 3, of Valley Cottage hits his drums along side the bands down main street in the annual Memorial Day Parade in New City. People fill the streets after the annual Memorial Day Parade… Read More →
Rockland county held numerous Memorial Day events today. Here are a few photos from some of them. Be sure to check out The Journal News for more coverage. Photo above: The moon hangs overhead before sunrise as a watchfire burns below, as the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 333 honor… Read More →
North Rockland played host to Carmel in a baseball playoff game on Saturday afternoon. The home team won the game 5-2.North Rockand pitcher James Wargo in action against Carmel, during playoff game at North Rockland High School May 29, 2010. ( Frank Becerra Jr. / The Journal News ) To… Read More →
Suffern’s Nick Kulbaba hits a two-run double during a Section 1 baseball quarterfinal with White Plains at Suffern. Suffern won 13-8. See more photos from the game
Marine Lance Cpl. Megan Leavey marches with Grand Marshall, Navy Captain Dr. Richard King during the Congers Memorial Day Parade. The parade was sponsored by the Veteran’s Memorial Association of Congers. See more photos from the parade
Clarkstown North defeated visiting Yorktown 5-2 in a girls softball playoff game in New City.Clarkstown North defeated Yorktown 5-2 in a playoff game at Clarkstown North High School May 28, 2010. ( Frank Becerra Jr. / The Journal News ) To see more photos from the game click here.
Jessica Torbin of Clarkstown South competes in Steeple Chase during the Section 1 State Qualifier at White Plains High School, May 29, 2010 in White Plains. ( Tania Savayan / The Journal News ) Check back at LoHud to get the results and click here to see a gallery of… Read More →
The Spring Valley Police Department recently received a $2,000 “Target and Blue” grant from the Target Corporation, which donated $2,000 worth of electronic equipment to the department for crime reduction efforts in the village of Spring Valley.
Colleen Pagnani of Tappan Zee bats against Pelham in the sixth inning of the Section 1 Class A first round softball game, May 28, 2010 at Glover Field in Pelham. Tappan Zee won 9-0. ( Tania Savayan / The Journal News ) Click here to see a gallery of photos.