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Video: Suffern Rescinds Policing Resolutions

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After lies, lobbying, intimidation, foot dragging, inexplicable ignorance and infantile temper tantrums on the part of outside people and entities, the Village of Suffern has rescinded the resolutions it passed for both Airmont and Hillburn to help modify the Rockland County Police Act in order to allow villages to contract with other villages instead of towns for police services. The Village of Airmont contacted the Village of Suffern to discuss the possibility of switching from the Ramapo Police Department to the Suffern Police Department—a measure that would save Airmont taxpayers approximately $2 million each year.  Based upon the apparent commitment…

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Suffern Residence Goes up in Flames

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A residence on East Maltbie Avenue between Orange and Washington Avenues went up in flames. The address is believed to be 51 or 53 East Maltbie Avenue. The blaze which started just before 8:00pm sent a huge smoke plume that could be seen and smelled for miles around. Preliminary reports suggest that a car in the driveway might have caught fire first and as flames spread, the house and a neighboring tree quickly caught fire as the wind fanned the flames. The Suffern Volunteer Fire Department arrived within minutes followed quickly by units from Mahwah, Tallman, Sloatsburg, Monsey and Hillburn.…

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