LETTER TO EDITOR: Kleiner Insults Veterans with Attacks on Day

LETTER TO EDITOR: Kleiner Insults Veterans with Attacks on Day

To the Editor, As a Pearl River resident and Air Force veteran (Operation Enduring Freedom), I’ve continued to read with disgust, both in your pages and on social media, candidate for town supervisor Thom Kleiner and his campaign repeatedly denigrate our military and veterans in their desire to attack decorated Army combat veteran Chris Day. […]

County Executive’s Corner: Budget Season Challenges

County Executive’s Corner: Budget Season Challenges

  By Rockland County Executive Ed Day We know summer is really over when our kids go back to school and we see yellow buses on the streets of Rockland every morning and afternoon. But for those of us in government, the end of summer signals something else: Budget season. The Rockland County Charter requires […]

Results of Primary Day 2017 in Rockland County

Results of Primary Day 2017 in Rockland County

BY DYLAN SKRILOFF Over 15,000 Rockanders turned out to the polls on primary election day Tuesday, September 12. Voter turn out was highest among Democrats, largely drawn out by the contest for Surrogate Court justice between Legislator Alden Wolfe and Keith Cornell. The New City lawyer, Cornell, won the race handily, 5,549 votes to 4,314, […]

Endorsements for Primary Day, September 12

Endorsements for Primary Day, September 12

ED DAY – CONSERVATIVE PARTY PRIMARY, COUNTY EXECUTIVE Most Conservative Party members support Ed Day’s regime, but if party members don’t get out to vote on Tuesday a renegade candidate supported by a Ramapo faction of the party could take the line. Conservative Party Chairman Bill Beckmann and the Committee endorsed Ed Day, giving him […]

Rockland County responds to Hurricane Harvey destruction in Houston, Louisiana

Rockland County responds to Hurricane Harvey destruction in Houston, Louisiana

BY KATHY KAHN   County Executive Ed Day on Friday, August 31, introduced members of VOAD (Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster) at the Fire Training Center in Pomona to let residents know donations of food, clothing and household necessities would be impossible to deliver to the flood-ravaged areas of Houston. “We formed this group after Superstorm […]

County Executive’s Corner: Being Prepared Before Disaster Strikes

County Executive’s Corner: Being Prepared Before Disaster Strikes

By Rockland County Executive Ed Day Many of us have been mesmerized over the past week or two by images of swirling clouds and epic floods as our nation took a pounding by back to back hurricanes with a third in the offing. But while hurricanes and other natural disasters inflict suffering and destruction, they […]

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