“Save Our Tappan Zee” movement to deliver 109,000 signatures to Cuomo’s desk Thursday

“Save Our Tappan Zee” movement to deliver 109,000 signatures to Cuomo’s desk Thursday

Last August Governor Andrew Cuomo forced through legislation renaming the bridge that connects Tarrytown and South Nyack after his own father and removing the historic name “Tappan Zee” – a reference to the Dutch and Native Americans who lived in the area hundreds of years ago. The perceived act of vanity, media reports of his obsession with having the bridge named after […]

Rockland’s “Average Joe” is Making his Case for Congress – With the Help of Curtis Sliwa & Some Renegade GOPers

Rockland’s “Average Joe” is Making his Case for Congress – With the Help of Curtis Sliwa & Some Renegade GOPers

Joe Ciardullo campaigning for Congress on Reform Party line ROCKLAND COUNTY TIMES STAFF EDITORIAL    After a decade active in local politics, often helping campaigns as a volunteer or campaign manager, Joe Ciardullo of New City is now throwing his own hat in the ring. He’s going far up the food chain in his first-ever […]

Legislator Paul Honors Nurses for Their Contributions

Legislator Paul Honors Nurses for Their Contributions

Ernsta Pierre & Biju Francis Also Volunteer for Worthwhile Causes   Two local women are being recognized by Rockland County Legislator Aney Paul for the positive contributions they have made through their nursing and volunteer service.   Paul, who holds a doctorate in Nursing Practice and has been a nurse for more than 30 years, […]

What’s Bugging You?

What’s Bugging You?

Legislators set to discuss increase in ticks, mosquitos and fleas Rockland County Legislator Harriet Cornell will hold a meeting of the Environmental Committee to discuss the increase in populations of ticks and other insects and the ways people can protect themselves from the diseases insects such as ticks, mosquitos and fleas spread. The meeting is […]

NY Congressional Delegation Members Call on Postmaster General to Implement Broad, Aggressive Program to Combat Theft of Mail Across the Hudson Valley

NY Congressional Delegation Members Call on Postmaster General to Implement Broad, Aggressive Program to Combat Theft of Mail Across the Hudson Valley

Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee Congresswoman Nita Lowey (NY-17), Senator Chuck Schumer (NY), Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY), and Congressmen Eliot Engel (NY-16) and Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) on Wednesday sent a letter to United States Postmaster General Megan Brennan calling for the Postal Service to address theft of mail across the Hudson Valley. […]