ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- The deaths of a Rockland Marine in a plane crash and a New City man who jumped from the Bear Moutain Bridge tops the week's news.
A Marine from the Hudson Valley has been identified as one of 16 service members who perished in Monday's military plane crash in Mississippi. Click here to read the story.
The body of a man who jumped off the Bear Mountain Bridge was recovered Wednesday during a search, according to the New York State Police. Click here to read the story.
In other news this past week (Click on the link to read entire story):
- Kasper the pit bull is happy these days at work as a service dog with his new owner, a veteran who needed help and a little companionship.
- Not many kids get to throw out the first pitch at a Mets game, but for three little ones whose father, an FDNY chief, died last year in a line of duty death, that's just what they will be doing on Wednesday, July 19, at Citi Field.
- Hudson Valley residents’ shouts about the naming of the new Tappan Zee Bridge keep falling on deaf ears, as a new poll released shows that more than 50 percent of Westchester and Rockland County residents disapprove of naming it after Mario Cuomo.