CHASE DATA CENTER A BIG WIN FOR ORANGETOWN, READER WANTS FURTHER ZONE CHANGES

CHASE DATA CENTER A BIG WIN FOR ORANGETOWN, READER WANTS FURTHER ZONE CHANGES

To the Editor, The new proposal for a data center at Rockland Psychiatric Center in Orangeburg is an enormous potential victory for Orangetown. It must be approved without delay by the town. But it’s not enough to approve this project and the zone change to a data center/office park zoning for that parcel. Orangetown needs to change the […]

O&R: EACH CUSTOMER GETS 2 FREE TICKETS TO ROCKLAND HOME SHOW

O&R: EACH CUSTOMER GETS 2 FREE TICKETS TO ROCKLAND HOME SHOW

PEARL RIVER, NY, February 17, 2017 — Orange and Rockland Utilities (O&R) is offering each of its customers two free tickets to the 30th Annual Suburban Home Show at Rockland Community College’s field house in Suffern, N.Y. February 24-26. One of the largest and best attended biggest shows of its kind in the Tri-State area, the […]

What you need to know about buying Pet Insurance

What you need to know about buying Pet Insurance

BY JESSICA E. DOWNING, DVM, VALLEY COTTAGE ANIMAL HOSPITAL Many dogs and cats go through life without needing much more than an annual checkup. They eat well, get plenty of fresh water and exercise and do not need much medical care. Others however can run into health concerns that might include diseases, illness or accidents, […]

How One Hospital Stopped Hospital-Borne Infections Using Copper

How One Hospital Stopped Hospital-Borne Infections Using Copper

Hospitals are supposed to help sick patients get well. But when people with compromised immune systems are admitted, they sometimes end up becoming even more ill as a result of hospital-borne infections. Now, one Virginia hospital is making good use of established research by utilizing one specific element — copper — in their equipment and […]

Advances in Fertility and Pregnancy Technology Paving the Way for Safer Births

Advances in Fertility and Pregnancy Technology Paving the Way for Safer Births

From in-vitro fertilization to ultrasound imaging, there have been many advances in pregnancy technology over the last few years. Approximately one in eight couples has trouble getting pregnant or maintaining a pregnancy, which means these technological advances are very sought after by couples attempting to conceive. New research has revealed that multiple-embryo transfer, which was […]