The Tappan Zee Dutchman defeated Somers 12-5 in the Section 1 Class A baseball final at Dutchess Stadium in Fishkill Thursday night. Tappan Zee players react to a 6 run first inning against Somers Thursday night. Read more about the game in The Journal News and at LoHud.com.
Ryan O’Rourke, left, and Mike Ryan of Tappan Zee score on a single by pitcher Cody Woodford in the Class A baseball semifinal at Harrison High Tuesday afternoon. Read more about the action in The Journal News and LoHud.com.
n 2009, 11,593 passenger vehicle occupants died in car crashes across the country between 6 p.m. and 5:59 a.m., according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. During the Buckle Up New York Click it or Ticket campaign, which began today and runs through June 5, local police will be on the look out for drivers not abiding by the state’s seat belt laws.
Turnout was described as moderate as voters in Pearl River, Ramapo Central and the South Orangetown school districts went to the polls Tuesday to return five incumbents to the school board in uncontested races with little budget drama. In Pearl River, voters approved by a margin of nearly four to… Read More →
Robert Knight of Congers, left, talks with Michael Hogan of South Nyack at the “Orangetown: Edward Hopper’s Backyard” exhibit at the DePew House in Orangeburg as Phoenix Dalto, 10, walks by May 14, 2011. ( Xavier Mascareñas / The Journal News ) The exhibit will be open from 10 a.m…. Read More →
Former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, congressman and Atlanta mayor Andrew Young was the guest speaker at the Nyack NAACP fund raiser dinner at the Pearl River Hilton Thursday evening. Nyack NAACP President Frances Pratt glances over at Andrew Young, the guest speaker at the Nyack NAACP fund raiser… Read More →
Anthony Iannone of Pomona takes his radio-controlled boat out for a spin around a pond at Veterans Memorial Park in Orangeburg. See what happens when the boat stalls out in the middle of the pond
From left, Tappan Zee High School students Ann Varughese, Christina Mendoza, and Kenny Uy, all members of the school’s Japanese Culture Club, count origami cranes in the high school library today. Photo by Seth Harrison Approximately 7,500 cranes were made by students from the South Orangetown Central School district in… Read More →
The Young Democrats of America, an official youth arm of the Democratic Party, will be holding its northeast regional convention Saturday and Sunday at the Old 76 House in Tappan and the Hilton Pearl River. Young Democrats from across the region will discuss practices and strategies on electing Democrats. They… Read More →
Orangetown Town Board member Michael Maturo has announced during this week’s Orangetown Democratic Committee meeting that he would not be seeking re-election November. “It was not an easy decision,” Maturo said. “At this point of my life, I have to make the decision in terms of where my career is… Read More →