RCC Professor Opens Doors to the Middle East

RCC Professor Opens Doors to the Middle East

Students to take part in international online learning program PRESS RELEASE–Without a passport or a plane ticket, some Rockland Community College students will engage in international dialogue this fall. Participants in a class taught by RCC Professor Catherine Roche will work cooperatively online on class assignments with students from a university in Morocco. This special […]

Rockland Receives $1.02 Million in FEMA Funds for Creek Project

Rockland Receives $1.02 Million in FEMA Funds for Creek Project

PRESS RELEASE– Rockland County Executive Ed Day announced that the federal government has awarded the county $1.02 million to pay for repairs to the bank of the Minisceongo Creek in West Haverstraw.   “This work is part of our ongoing efforts to maintain our infrastructure, including our streams and drainage areas,” the County Executive said. “This […]

New Accessible Transportation Option for Rockland People with Disabilities and Veterans in Need of Essential Services

New Accessible Transportation Option for Rockland People with Disabilities and Veterans in Need of Essential Services

BRiDGES Takes Delivery of Two Accessible Vehicles   PRESS RELEASE–  BRiDGES, Rockland’s premier agency supporting advocacy services for promoting autonomy and independent living for people with disabilities, has taken delivery of two new accessible vehicles. Funding for the new 8-passenger transport vans was made possible through a grant from the New York State Department of Transportation. Each […]

ROCKLAND COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING OF FIRST BABY CAFÉ IN ROCKLAND & THE HUDSON VALLEY REGION

ROCKLAND COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING OF FIRST BABY CAFÉ IN ROCKLAND & THE HUDSON VALLEY REGION

COUNTY PRESS RELEASE- Rockland County Executive Ed Day and Rockland County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert announce the opening of the first Baby Café in Rockland and the Hudson Valley region. In January, Rockland County was awarded a $1.2 million grant from the New York State Department of Health to encourage women to breastfeed. The […]

2016 North Rockland Alum Graduates Basic Military Training

2016 North Rockland Alum Graduates Basic Military Training

U.S. Air Force Airman Kenneth P. Perry graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward […]

TIMELINES 7/27/17

TIMELINES 7/27/17

Linkin Park Singer Commits Suicide Chester Bennington, lead singer of Linkin Park, hung himself, taking his own life on July 20. Authorities found him in his Palos Verdes Estate. The 41-year-old rock band singer had a rough past that included sexual abuse and drug addiction. Some believe that the suicide of Soundgarden frontman, Chris Cornell, […]

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