Illegal building conversions can be death traps if a fire breaks out in them.
Ramapo police Chief Peter Brower said Monday that Shaul Spitzer of New Square was trying to burn down Aron Rottenberg’s house when both men suffered burns and were hospitalized Sunday.
The District Attorney said Wednesday that 57-year-old Joyce Bidnick of New City was arraigned on a grand larceny charge.
Overall, statistics show that crime is down in the northern suburbs, with just a few exceptions.
The theme: to rebuild, renew, and reconnect with the citizens of Rockland.
It was called too urban, too political, and too loud.
It’s not just the police who want the drivers to slow down in Clarkstown.
If former NFL star Lawrence Taylor keeps fighting his third-degree rape charge, his New York trial could be just weeks away.
School administrators said the root cause was a back up in the sewer system and, more importantly, they said it was fixed.
A judge has agreed to hear claims by Ex-Giant great Lawrence Taylor that statements he made when he was arrested on a rape charge should be excluded from his trial.
Authorities say six people, including one in a wheelchair, were injured escaping a house fire in New City.
Lawrence Taylor remains free on bail after appearing in a suburban court on charges of having sex with a 16-year-old prostitute. The ex-NFL MVP is accused of paying $300 for sex with the Bronx runaway in a suburban hotel room in May.
After weeks of crowding into a high school auditorium, some Rockland County elementary students finally started getting their own space on Monday. They were forced to leave their school five weeks ago because of a mysterious and sickening odor.
Additional tests are being done now that chemicals have been found in the soil.
School officials in New City said so far environmental testing at Laurel Plains Elementary School deemed the building and grounds safe.