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Politics

Rockland GOP to turn over power, Reda’s 20+ year tenure to end

Garvey/Lawler power-sharing combination in works; things could still change The Rockland County Times has learned from numerous Republican sources that two decade-plus Rockland Republican Chairman Vincent Reda…

Term Limits and Preserving History in Clarkstown

BY MARIA MIRAKAJ BROWNSELL Should a town official be able to be elected and re-elected unlimited times? That was the question at the town board meeting in…

World

ISIL: STRAIGHT FROM HELL

ISIL militants claim to have executed captured American reporter Militants with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) released a propaganda video on Tuesday showing…

Iraq political crisis deepens as Maliki slams president, resists calls to resign

As Iraq’s government forces continue to battle Sunni militants in the country’s north and west with the help of American airstrikes, the country’s parallel political crises deepened…

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Lifestyle & Entertainment

5th Annual Italian Feast and Carnival this weekend

The Blauvelt Sons of Italy will host their 5th Annual Italian Feast and Carnival this September 11 through the 14. The event, which takes place at the…

What’s Happening 9/11/14

BY GEORGE J. DACRE - “Camelot” is the surprise musical at Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford coming in January 2015. “South Pacific” is on the main stage…

Nation

OPINION: Local Energy Expansion Would Fuel Tribal Independence

BY CHRIS FAULKNER The nation’s economic woes have hit American Indians hard. Between 2008 and 2013, unemployment for American Indians never once dipped below 10 percent, the…

On the run in Tennessee: 32 teen boys escape juvenile detention center

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — More than a dozen boys remained at large Tuesday after escaping from a detention center on the outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee, a spokesman for…

Sports

Marc My Words!

Marc Maturo’s official sports column Mullings dreams of world title, hopes to win bigger fight Boxing contender Sakima Mullings, a Spring Valley High School graduate who earned…

MSG VARSITY KICKS FALL 2014 COVERAGE

Just in time for back-to-school, MSG Varsity has announced that it will cover more than 400 high school sports games this school year, beginning with more than…

Local

Rockland GOP to turn over power, Reda’s 20+ year tenure to end

Garvey/Lawler power-sharing combination in works; things could still change The Rockland County Times has learned from numerous Republican sources that two decade-plus Rockland Republican Chairman Vincent Reda…

County holds 9/11 memorial ceremony at Haverstraw Bay Park

PHOTOS BY BOB BAIRD Many ceremonies marking the terrorist attacks of 9/11/2001 took place in Rockland County yesterday. While the experience of the tragedy was shared by…