Stony Point http://wamc.org en Governor Cuomo Visits Rockland Town As Part of NY Rising http://wamc.org/post/governor-cuomo-visits-rockland-town-part-ny-rising <p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley this afternoon, his second stop of the day in communities that qualify for funding for recovery and rebuilding from Hurricane Sandy, Tropical Storm Lee, and Hurricane Irene under a new state program.</p><p>Governor Cuomo visited Stony Point, hit hard by storms before and after the bruising Hurricane Sandy last October. He says it is inarguable that we are living amid a new weather pattern.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 01:22:35 +0000 Allison Dunne 72900 at http://wamc.org Governor Cuomo Visits Rockland Town As Part of NY Rising Groups Say Power Line Will Be Too Close To Cemetery http://wamc.org/post/groups-say-power-line-will-be-too-close-cemetery <p>STONY POINT – A proposed high-voltage power line that would extend from Canada to New York City, and pass through the Hudson Valley, would run right by the Historic Waldron Cemetery in Stony Point, the final resting place for Revolutionary War colonists.</p><p>A group of business, labor and community leaders gathered in Stony Point Monday to declare independence from foreign power on July 1, Canada Day as the Champlain Hudson Power Express Line is being proposed.</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 12:44:12 +0000 Hank Gross 68319 at http://wamc.org Groups Say Power Line Will Be Too Close To Cemetery