West Haverstraw

Downed tree in Stony Point, N.Y. (credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Trees Uprooted, Homes Damaged As Microburst Hits Rockland County

The fast-moving storm system took down trees and damaged some homes in West Haverstraw and Stony Point.


West Haverstraw explosion (credit: CBS 2)

Contractor Pleads Guilty To Reckless Endangerment Following West Haverstraw Townhouse Explosion

Contractor Fidel Padilla, 53, of 97 Croton Avenue, Cortlandt Manor pleaded guilty to felony reckless endangerment. His company, FGC Communications, Inc. pleaded guilty to felony assault.


West Haverstraw explosion (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Demand Answers As West Haverstraw Explosion Investigation Continues

The miracle on Zariella Lane is that no was killed. Residents, however, want assurances from the town that someone will be held accountable.


Two firefighters were injured in Monday's house explosion, one is already out of the hospital, the other is expected to make a full recovery. (Credit:CBS2)

Firefighter Injured In West Haverstraw Gas Explosion Released From Hospital

One Rockland County firefighter is back home after suffering first- and second-degree burns to his face in a devastating townhouse explosion in West Haverstraw.


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West Haverstraw Townhouse Leveled By Gas Explosion

Police and fire crews are on the scene of a gas explosion at a townhouse in West Haverstraw in Rockland County.


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‘Black Sunday’ Survivor Reminds Public To Donate Blood

The West Haverstraw Volunteer Fire House is hosting a blood drive on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.


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Illegally Subdivided Homes A Fire Hazard In Rockland

Rockland County fire chiefs are fed up.