‘Black Lives Matter’ Sue ‘The Town Of Clarkstown And The Men Behind The Strategic Intelligence Unit

Once again, improper actions of the now retired/resigned Detective Stephen Cole-Hatchard and the now suspended Chief Sullivan have brought discredit and disgrace upon the Town of Clarkstown and the fine members of the Clarkstown Police Department. In a recent article we explained...
Posted On Aug 30 2017

Dear Ramapo: We Need To Talk!

  Dear Ramapo: We need to talk! We’ve been together a long time now. We started out together with so much in common and love in our hearts towards one another. However, there can be no denying that lately we’ve been drifting apart in our political marriage. It...
Posted On Sep 17 2016

Former NYS Attorney General To Be Appointed As Hearing Officer In The Sullivan Disciplinary Case

In a press release issued this afternoon by the Town of Clarkstown a former New York State Attorney General is set to be appointed at the Town Board Meeting on Tuesday, August 9th to hear the charges against Chief Michael Sullivan. The press release reads as follows: FORMER NYS...
Posted On Aug 05 2016

Smear Campaign Begins In Clarkstown Using ‘Big Lie’ And ‘Push Poll’ Techniques

To: Editor Rockland Voice From:  Councilman Frank Borelli Subject:  Sleaze and Smear An effort has commenced by some political cowards in the Town of Clarkstown to deflect attention away from a terrible record of fiscal mismanagement by Supervisor Gromack and his...
Posted On Aug 27 2015

Looking Back To See Forward – Clarkstown’s Five-Year Plan 2015 – 2019 Predicts Tax Hikes

Letter to Editor Rockland Voice From: Jim Flynn Dear Editor: Clarkstown is Insolvent – Let me explain why. At the Clarkstown Town Board June 23, 2015 meeting Deputy Comptroller Mary Maloney presented the comptroller’s overview of the Town’s multiyear financial plan out to 2019....
Posted On Jul 08 2015

Clarkstown’s Schools Decline And There Goes The Neighborhood!

  The Congers Elementary School has again become the synecdoche for what is wrong in Clarkstown. What was once one of the best school systems in New York State is now facing declining enrollment as the number of young families with school-age children declines. The Journal...

Frank Sparaco Resigns His Cinderella Job – Not Now – Later!

At the Clarkstown Town Board meeting Tuesday evening Town Clerk, Justin Sweet, in a somewhat funereal tone read a letter from Clarkstown’s ‘Cinderella’ Secretary, Frank Sparaco, addressed to Highway Superintendent, Wayne Ballard which announced that...

Supervisor Gromack Sees The Term Limits Light?

  According to New City Patch Supervisor Alexander Gromack now thinks the time has come for the Town of Clarkstown to have Term Limits. He has had a resolution drafted that would limit the service of any supervisor or town board member elected after Jan. 1, 2015 to eight...

Property Taxes, Deficits, High Heels and Pantyhose

Dr. Pangloss and his philosophy are the principal focus of Voltaire’s 1759 satirical novella, ‘Candide‘. Dr. Pangloss, who is Candide’s tutor and mentor, teaches that in this best of all possible worlds, everything happens out of absolute necessity, and everything...