Probationers may Soon Pay $20 Per Month

Day supports passing small share of probation costs to crime-doers County Legislator Ed Day (R-New City-Pomona) introduced a resolution to the Rockland County Legislature last week in support of state legislation that would allow counties to charge persons on probation a $20 monthly fee for services rendered. The legislation day is supporting was introduced by […]

Legislator Wolfe Encourages Consumers to Take Advantage of State Rebate Program for Purchase of Energy-Efficient Appliances

New City, NY –  Rockland County Legislator Alden H. Wolfe is encouraging consumers who are in the market for a new refrigerator or clothes washer to consider the purchase of high-efficiency models which may make them eligible for the “Buy Green, Save Green NYS High-Efficiency Appliance Rebate Program”.  The rebate program is federally funded state […]

REACTION TO PASSAGE OF “TIER SIX” PENSION PLAN FOR STATE WORKERS

Organized labor threatens to drop support of liberals! Statement from CSEA President Danny Donohue: “CSEA will immediately suspend all state political endorsements and contributions. This unprecedented action is a direct result of the political deal between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state legislative leadership, Senate Republicans and Assembly Democrats, trading the future retirement security of […]

REDC ANNOUNCES NEW PRESIDENT AND CEO

REDC ANNOUNCES NEW PRESIDENT AND CEO

Michael J. DiTullo will officially join the Rockland Economic Development Corporation (REDC) as its new president and CEO, effective April 2, the REDC board announced this week. DiTullo replaces Ronald Hicks, who was recently appointed as deputy commissioner for strategic planning and economic development in Dutchess County. Chosen from a pool of more than 90 […]

ROCKLAND COUNTY IDA APPOINTS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Eric Dranoff, Esq., Chairman of the Rockland County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) announced that Steven Porath will lead the IDA’s efforts as its new Executive Director. Steven Porath was appointed to the position by the IDA’s Board of Directors effective March 1. Formerly the Director of Economic Development for Rockland Economic Development Corporation (REDC), Porath […]

Colin Schmitt Makes it Official

Schmitt announces he will run in 99th Assembly District as Lines are Set Next generation reformer and conservative Republican Assembly candidate Colin Schmitt today confirmed that with the finalization of district lines he will be running in the new 99th Assembly District. The new 99th Assembly Districts includes the towns of Stony Point in Rockland […]