Nearly two decades after Rene Charles was gunned down outside his Spring Valley home, Daniel Jean Baptiste is scheduled to go on trial for murder in January at the Rockland County Courthouse in New City Baptiste, 69, turned down the prosecution’s offer of 22 years in prison in exchange for… Read More →
For the second time in four months, Suffern home improvement contractor Scott Motz has been charged in Rockland with taking money from a homeowner and then not doing the work or accounting for the costs. Motz, 43, who owns S.T.M. Construction, has been charged with third-degree grand larceny, a felony…. Read More →
St. Gregory Barbarigo in Garnerville will host a Family Rosary at 8:15 pm in the Church to pray for the families affected by today’s shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., Diego Aviles posted on the North Rockland Community page on Facebook. All are welcome.
After hours of interviews, Clarkstown police decided against filing charges involving a cab driver who stabbed two men with a pocketknife during a dispute Monday morning in the parking lot of the Palisades Center in West Nyack. As it turned out the three men and cabbie were arguing over pre-paying… Read More →
The Hudson Valley Chapter of the Nam Knights Motorcycle Club will honor the military service of black Americans on Saturday by placing a wreath at Mount Moor Cemetery, which is located near the Palisades Center off Route 59 in West Nyack. The annual public ceremony will take place at 10… Read More →
NFL linebacker Jovan Belcher of the Kansas City Chiefs killed the mother of his newborn daughter and then killed himself in front of his coach inside the team’s locker room on Dec. 2. Belcher thanked general manager Scott Pioli and head coach Romeo Crennel for giving him a chance in… Read More →
A cab driver stabs two men outside Macy’s in the Palisades Mall parking lot just before 2 a.m., Clarkstown police say. Both men were taken to Nyack Hospital. Police are not releasing many details of what occurred. Detectives are talking with the cab driver, who apparently picked up three men… Read More →
The Hillcrest Fire Co. will hold its annual children’s Christmas party on Sunday at the Mount Ivy Firehouse, 16 Thiells-Mount Ivy Road, Pomona. The volunteers’ party starts at 3 p.m. Aside from gifts, food, drink and entertainment, the hightlight of the party is Santa Claus visting the firehouse in his… Read More →
People to People, which operates Rockland County’s largest food pantry, is holding a fundraising event to benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy at 9 p.m. today at Harbor Hill at 92 Main St., Nyack.
Debbie Stoll of Stony Point holds her daughter, Reilly, 8 months, during the Town of Stony Point Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Kirkbride Hall. See more photos of the Town of Stony Point Christmas tree lighting ceremony