College Welcomes New VP for Institutional Advancement

College Welcomes New VP for Institutional Advancement

Orangeburg, NY – President Sr. Mary Eileen O’Brien, O.P., Ph.D., announced today that Joseph G. Valenti has been named Vice President for Institutional Advancement. In this role, Valenti will be responsible for fundraising, alumni relations, special events, marketing, and communications at the College. As part of the leadership team, he will serve as a member […]

U.S. Dependence on China for Medicine a Major Problem

U.S. Dependence on China for Medicine a Major Problem

By Rosemary Gibson   As tensions between the U.S. and China escalate, Washington is waking up to the threat posed by Beijing’s longstanding espionage and cyber hacking. But there’s another looming problem—and one that’s been overlooked for too long: America’s growing dependence on China for prescription drugs. Right now, millions of Americans are taking medicines […]

Taking its toll: The Thruway Authority hears testimony from commuters

Taking its toll: The Thruway Authority hears testimony from commuters

By Joe Kuhn Last Tuesday The New York State Thruway Authority held the first meeting of its newly formed Toll Advisory Panel. The group has been tasked with reviewing toll rates, potential resident and commuter discount programs and commercial vehicle rates on the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge. During their initial meeting the panel heard […]

NY Army National Guard Soldiers competing in national Best Warrior competition in Oklahoma

NY Army National Guard Soldiers competing in national Best Warrior competition in Oklahoma

Soldiers from Greenwood Lake and Yonkers represent northeast in national Army National Guard competition Two New York Army National Guard Soldiers are at Camp Gruber, Oklahoma this week participating in the Army National Guard’s nationwide Best Warrior Competition. Sgt. 1st Class Martin Cozens, a resident of Greenwood Lake, N.Y., assigned to Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, […]

Town of Ramapo Police Department held a promotional ceremony

Town of Ramapo Police Department held a promotional ceremony

The Town of Ramapo Police Department held a promotional ceremony last week. Chief Weidel announced that 5 officers have been promoted: – Daniel Hyman has been promoted to Captain – Thomas Dolan has been promoted to Lieutenant – Blaine Howell has been promoted to Lieutenant – Joseph Frullaney has been promoted to Sergeant – Michael […]