RCC Tennis, A Shot At Nationals

RCC Tennis, A Shot At Nationals

BY DYLAN BESTLER The Rockland Community College Tennis team will face up against Suffolk Community College in Long Island on Friday to compete for a chance to go to the National Tournament in Plano, Texas from May 15-19. Coach Joseph Gravanga took over the team five years ago when the program didn’t have much going […]

Start-Up NY Price Tag: $323 Million

Start-Up NY Price Tag: $323 Million

Start up or start over? Assemblyman trounces Cuomo’s “tax free” plan BY KATHY KAHN Start-Up New York–the economic program the Legislature passed it into law (S5903-2013) before it left for summer break–has Assemblyman Kieran Lalor raising a ruckus over its cost. Gov. Andrew Cuomo had been touring the state with the message that it would […]

Learn, Baby, Learn

Learn, Baby, Learn

New 3D technology, an expanded Haverstraw campus, among Rockland Community College’s initiatives BY KATHY KAHN For The Rockland Times No, you have not entered the “Twilight Zone,” though much of today’s technology seems so futuristic, many of us can’t seem to wrap our arms around it—yet. 3D printing, once considered the stuff science fiction stories […]

2013-2014 Rockland Community College Budget Delivered to Legislature

County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef Wednesday announced that his proposed 2013-2014 Rockland Community College (RCC) Budget was delivered to the Rockland County Legislature. The recommended spending plan totals $67,566,782 for the year 2013-2014, with a county contribution of $16,375,567. There is no increase in the county contribution over the 2012-2013 Adopted Budget. Rockland Community College […]

RCC COMING TOGETHER TO FIGHT CANCER

The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Rockland County, which will be held on June 8-9 at Rockland Community College from 1 p.m. until 6 a.m., brings the community together to raise funds for cancer research and patient services, ultimately helping save lives and creating a world with more birthdays. Relay For Life offers […]

Spring Spectacular!

The Rockland County Concert Band, under the baton of music director, Lawrence Keith Zaidan, will present its “Spring Spectacular!” concert on Saturday, May 18, at 7:30 p.m., at Rockland Community College, in the Cultural Arts Center. This energetic musical program will include the greatest songs of The Beatles, a new medley of classic Disney songs, […]