The State of New York has announced a new, high-tech effort to combat wrong-way crashes, using radar, flashy LED signs, and text alerts to drivers’ cellphones and the resources of local police.
The bond issue set for a vote next month for the Nyack school district would cover new roofs, fire alarms, security cameras and a $7.7 million artificial turf field.
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Work has begun on a new temporary platform on the Rockland County side to help with the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.
The accident was first reported at about 9 p.m. State police closed the northbound lanes to perform an accident reconstruction. Southbound traffic remained open, but delays were expected.
The River Rowing Association has already been affected by the project.
Round two of wet weather settled over parts of the Tri-State Area on Thursday evening, pushing monthly rainfall totals within reach of the history books.
Two survivors of Tuesday’s explosion at the Christian college in Rockland County have spoken out about their experience and the lingering trauma of the incident.
The explosion happened just before noon at a building known as the Sky Island Lodge on South Highland Avenue.
Mother Nature is going to rain on our parade — just in time for Memorial Day weekend
They could have been at the mall or playing video games, but instead a bunch of kids from north of the city suited up and became firefighters over spring break.
Ryan Barron, 19, was allegedly driving a 1998 Ford through a parking lot at the Wald Pavillion in Nanuet when he hit a parked car and caused it to lurch forward and strike a pedestrian and another parked vehicle, according to police.
Dr. David Brizer, 60, pleaded guilty to felony drug sale, drug possession and conspiracy charges as well as tax fraud.
Dr. David Brizer pleaded not guilty to the charges in Rockland County Court and remains free on bail. If convicted, Brizer could face up to seven years in prison.
The “old” Tappan Zee Bridge will be out of commission in 2016. That is one piece of new information that came out in a meeting Monday night in Tarrytown.