Plenty of Primary Day Drama in Rockland County and New York

BY DYLAN SKRILOFF There was a fair amount of action and controversy this past week in Rockland County on Primary Day, September 13. For starters, turnout was low and the question must be asked, did holding Election Day on a Thursday impact the vote? Elections are usually held on Tuesdays, but due to Tuesday falling […]

McQuade Wins in a Landslide, Will Face Off With Annie Rabbitt

In the newly redrawn 98th Assembly District, which includes areas of Monsey and half of Ramapo along with Monroe and parts of Orange County, a contentious three-way Democratic primary had voters across the district choosing the candidate that lived closest to them. The primary pitted Rockland County Legislator Aron Wieder against Orange County Legislator Myrna […]

“We The People” Party Will Appear on November Ballot

Frank Morganthaler announces he’s on the ballot Frank Morganthaler, candidate for Congress, will appear on the November 6, General Election Ballot on the “We the People” party line, as he faces off against Nita Lowey and Joe Carvin for the 19th Congressional District seat. Morganthaler thanked his supporters, including Tea Party members in groups like […]

Timelines: July 12, 2012

West Nile Found in Ramapo and Haverstraw Mosquito samples collected at the end of June in Rockland County have been testing positive for West Nile virus, confirming that it is appearing early and frequently in this area this summer. Two mosquito pools came from Ramapo, one came from Clarkstown and one from Haverstraw. The infected samples […]

Republican Group Continues Push for New GOP Committeemen

The group calling themselves the “Rockland Republican Academy” released another list of indictments in the past week that was mailed to GOP committeeman and posted on their website to rally support for their cause. The group is making the push because on a date to be determined this September, all Republican leadership seats will be […]