A barge in the Hudson River for construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 - May 16, 2013 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

New Tappan Zee Bridge Construction Barge Breaks Loose, Drifts 1 Mile

The conditions were windy and choppy Sunday night when the construction barge broke from its mooring and began drifting south.


Lindsey Stewart, Mark Lennon

Victims Of Hudson River Boat Accident To Be Paid Last Respects

A picturesque Rockland County village has become the epicenter of sadness, as family and friends prepared to say goodbye the victims of the heartbreaking boating accident on the Hudson River.


Hudson Accident Boat

1 Body Found, 1 Missing After Boating Accident Near Tappan Zee Bridge

A bride-to-be and a best man were missing Saturday morning, and four others were injured, after a late-night crash on the Hudson River near the Tappan Zee Bridge.


Boats in downtown Piermont (credit: Moritz Eisold)

Deadline To Apply For Federal Storm Aid Extended In Rockland County

The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be closing its main disaster recovery center at Provident Bank Park in Pomona on Friday, but FEMA officials will remain in the county to help residents apply for aid.


Boats in downtown Piermont (credit: Moritz Eisold)

New York State Doesn’t Want Sandy’s Victims To Miss Out On Help

As the victims of superstorm Sandy struggle to recover, New York State officials want them to make sure they don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to get help.


Sign In Piermont, NY Nov. 13, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Piermont Businesses Slowly Begin To Reopen Following Sandy

Many businesses in the Rockland County town were badly damaged in the flooding from Sandy.


Boats in downtown Piermont (credit: Moritz Eisold)

Piermont Still Cleaning Up After Downtown Littered With Boats

When the surge from superstorm Sandy steamrolled up the Hudson River, charming little Piermont was inundated.


Hastings-on-Hudson in Westchester County after Sandy (credit: Lisa Maxwell)

Northern Suburbs, Hudson Valley Still Struggling With Power, Water Outages After Sandy

For those north of New York City, life is still not normal since superstorm Sandy hit on Monday. Many are without power and some can’t drink the water.


Tappan Zee Bridge (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to WCBS 880)

Woman Dies After Jumping Off Tappan Zee Bridge With Man

The 44-year-old man involved survived, but the 29-year-old woman succumbed to her injuries after initially surviving the fall, which occurred around 9 a.m.


A bowl of chili - File / Photo: Abdullah Pope/AFP/Getty Images

Rockland Co. Puts Out Fire Dept. Chili Cook-Off

The annual fire department chili cook-off fundraiser in Piermont was cancelled because the county health department determined it violates state regulations.