Should marriage be gay or just straight?

U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Constitutionality of Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ PRESS RELEASE FROM “NEW YORKERS FOR CONSTITUTIONAL FREEDOM” – The Supreme Court of the United States is scheduled to hear two important and controversial cases this week that involve same-sex “marriage.” The first is Hollingsworth v. Perry, in which the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held […]

STONY POINT’S MARINO EARNS ARMY ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL

STONY POINT’S MARINO EARNS ARMY ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL

Army Staff Sgt. Robert F. Marino has been decorated with the Army Achievement Medal. The medal is awarded to members of the U.S. Armed Forces, who while serving in any capacity with the Army have distinguished themselves by meritorious service or achievement while serving in a combat or non-combat area. Marino is a timpanist  assigned to the […]

HEALTH DEPT ANNOUNCES TRY-IT TUESDAYS

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE COUNTY HEALTH DEPT. Are you looking for healthier choices at your local corner store or bodega? The Rockland County Department of Health, the Village of West Haverstraw, and six village corner stores are working to make the healthy choice the easy choice! “The Health Department’s Creating Healthy Places to Live, Work, […]

Congresswoman Lowey Blasts GOP Budget; Warns of Lost Services

PRESS RELEASE FROM CONGRESSWOMAN NITA LOWEY – Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-Westchester/Rockland), the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, on Tuesday outlined what she says would be the devastating impact of the House Republican budget. “This budget is wildly out of step with the fair and balanced approach that Americans expect and deserve,” said Congresswoman […]

Put Your Medicines Up and Away and Out of Sight

March 17-23 is National Poison Prevention Week Pomona, NY – County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef and the Rockland County Department of Health want to help you keep your children safe from medicines and vitamins that could cause them harm. Poison Prevention week, March 17- 23, is a great time to remind you how to do […]

CARLUCCI LAUNCHES PETITION CALLING FOR FULL RESTORATION OF CUTS FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

CARLUCCI LAUNCHES PETITION CALLING FOR FULL RESTORATION OF CUTS FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

PRESS RELEASE FROM SENATOR DAVID CARLUCCI With residents and agencies now fearing the potential fallout over possible budget cuts to our most vulnerable populations, Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester) today announced a grassroots call to action to convince Governor Cuomo to join with state legislators in fully restoring the proposed 6% cuts to the Office for […]