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Ramapo Ballpark Auditor Agrees to Pay Hefty Penalties

Rockland BouldersA major Westchester County auditor and one of its senior partners have agreed to pay more than a half-million dollars in penalties for issuing fraudulent audit reports in connection with municipal bonds sought by the town of Ramapo (NY) for the construction of its baseball stadium.  Read more here.

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Moody’s Downgrades Ramapo’s Credit Rating

Rockland BouldersRamapo’s (NY) credit rating was cut by Moody’s Investors Service as the town copes with the fallout from a baseball-stadium project that led to unprecedented criminal fraud charges against local officials.  Read more here.

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World Famous Nik Wallenda to Perform Daring Skywalk June 25th

Rockland BouldersPRESS RELEASE – World renowned aerialist Nik Wallenda will attempt to walk across Palisades Credit Union Park on Saturday, June 25th, prior the Rockland Boulders game against the Cuban National Team, the team announced today. The 500+ foot long walk will take place almost 125 feet above the playing surface. As a special twist, Wallenda will also “drop” the ceremonial first pitch from high above the field of play before completing his heroic feat! Continue reading

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Boulders Home Now Palisades Credit Union Park

Rockland BouldersPRESS RELEASE – Fans of the 2015 Can-Am Regular Season Champion Rockland Boulders will find a new community partner on the ballpark this year with the announcement today that Palisades Credit Union has acquired naming rights to the park now to be called Palisades Credit Union Park. Continue reading

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Ramapo Supervisor Arrested On Charges Tied to Ballpark Financing

Rockland BouldersFederal agents and District Attorney’s Office detectives arrested Ramapo Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence and a former top lieutenant Thursday morning on charges tied to the financing of the town’s controversial baseball stadium through its economic development agency.  Read more here and here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the news.

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Town Board Eyes Hotel Across from Provident Bank Park

Rockland BouldersRamapo (NY) is looking to attract a hotel, stores and housing on property across Pomona Road from Provident Bank Park, home of the Rockland Boulders (Independent Professional, Can-Am League).  Read more here.

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Boulders Release 2016 Promo Schedule

Rockland BouldersPRESS RELEASE – The Rockland Boulders announced today their preliminary promotion schedule for the 2016 season. Along with premium giveaways and staples like the “Fireworks Extravaganzas”, many fan favorites will make a return to Provident Bank Park this year, helping fans “Experience the FunShine” that comes with Boulders baseball. Continue reading

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