Add the Westchester County Legislature’s Environment and Energy Committee to the chorus of boos aimed at the towering office park LG Electronics plans to build on the Palisades. Though the project is in New Jersey and on the opposite side of the Hudson River from Westchester, the committee passed a… Read More →
A 5,000-square-foot former Latin restaurant in Nanuet has just been leased to Dos Agaves and will open this summer specializing in Mexican cuisine, announces Ron Chromey of KW Commercial, the commercial arm of Keller Williams Hudson Valley Realty in New City. The space is next to the Days Inn and… Read More →
The Haverstraw Town Board will be holding a special meeting at 11 a.m. today at Haverstraw Town Hall to consider releasing a $35,000 bond for the Pomona Pointe subdivision. Call Town Hall at 845-429-2200 for more information.
June 28 Yorktown Heights: Spice it Up! Vegan Cooking Workshop with chef Rinku Bhattacharya. 1 p.m. $5 – $20. Hilltop Hanover Farm, 1271 Hanover St., (914) 962-2368. Yorktown Heights: Herbal Salves Workshop with Bonnie Rogers, owner of RadiantHealthForLife.com. Each participant will go home with recipes and their own herbal salve…. Read More →
Many of us think of a Nyack house dubbed Pretty Penny when we think of Rosie O’Donnell and her Rockland County properties. But that’s history since she sold that property in 2000. She turned around and purchased four parcels in the Hudson River waterfront community post-Pretty Penny. Now, the actress… Read More →
The Historical Society of the Palisades Interstate Park Region will hold a dedication ceremony for the historical marker at the Pine Grove Cemetery at 11 a.m. Saturday. This group has been working for several years to refurbish the cemetery in the vanished hamlet of Johnsontown. The hamlet was settled circa 1750, and… Read More →
P-TECH, the region’s new technology-infused college and career-training program for high school students, has its first principal. Rockland BOCES announced that Natasha Walkowicz Shea will head the alternative school program as it prepares to welcome its inaugural class in September. She starts July 1 and will make an annual salary… Read More →
June 21 Yorktown Heights: Kids Cooking. Children ages 8 to 12 will get to see where their food comes from, harvesting veggies right out of the field, and will learn from master chef Maria Reina how to cook healthy and delicious snacks. 1 p.m. $15. Hilltop Hanover Farm, 1271 Hanover St.,... Read More →
Members of the Rockland County Chapter 333 of the Vietnam Veterans of America and the Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 120 gathered Friday at the Castle Point Campus of the Veterans Affairs Hudson Valley Healthcare System. The veterans’ organizations, along with the Marine Corps League, raised money to purchase… Read More →
The village of Spring Valley Board of Trustees is holding a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday to discuss the village’s summer camp program. Mayor Demeza Delhomme has been working to put the program together after he suspended the village’s youth bureau director in May.