County Executive Ed Day, up for reelection, boasts of fiscal improvement during 2017 State of the County Address

County Executive Ed Day, up for reelection, boasts of fiscal improvement during 2017 State of the County Address

BY CAROL MCILMURRAY NEW CITY- Rockland County Executive Edwin J. Day stood before a crowd of over 100 persons-mostly supporters-as he delivered his annual State of the County address Tuesday evening in the Rockland Legislature’s Chamber. “We have been working for three years to transform this county from near bankruptcy with an unsustainable tax-and-spend cycle […]

Kenneth Del Vecchio gearing up for Hoboken International Film Festival in Greenwood Lake

Kenneth Del Vecchio gearing up for Hoboken International Film Festival in Greenwood Lake

BY SONIA OWCHARIW Kenneth Del Vecchio, chairman and festival founder, is launching the Hollywood-style glitz of the Hoboken International Film Festival (HIFF) in Greenwood Lake on May 19 to 25 at the Thomas Morahan Waterfront Park, on the north end. This is the first year at the Greenwood Lake location, and Del Vecchio promises that it […]

COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL INVITES OTHER SCHOOLS TO NEWLY OPENED STEAM LAB

COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL INVITES OTHER SCHOOLS TO NEWLY OPENED STEAM LAB

A ribbon-cutting was held in December to open the Ellen Nodelman Creativity Center/STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) Lab. Thanks to the new lab classes at RCDS now have the tools to design, prototype, build, and innovate! Interdisciplinary approaches to problem-solving and changing the way students think about issues/problems are the hallmarks of design […]

Thinking Outside the Box on Sentencing Guidelines

Thinking Outside the Box on Sentencing Guidelines

BY DIANE DIMOND Change is often a good thing. Thinking outside the box can bring about dynamic and fresh solutions to longstanding problems. That’s why I’m hoping that President Trump’s administration — which is on record as wanting to upend the status quo in Washington, D.C. — will employ this kind of thinking with the […]

DINNER IS SERVED: Rhode’s North Tavern, Sloatsburg

DINNER IS SERVED: Rhode’s North Tavern, Sloatsburg

BY DR. ANDREW J. SMITH I have been thinking of where to do my next installment so driving through Sloatsburg recently I thought of Rhodes’ Tavern on Route 17. It is owned by Tyler Rhodes who is known far and wide for his support for the men and women in blue so I decided on […]

BETHEL WOODS CENTER FOR THE ARTS AND TRI STATE BUICK AND GMC DEALERS PRESENT THE 2017 COUNTRY MEGATICKET

BETHEL WOODS CENTER FOR THE ARTS AND TRI STATE BUICK AND GMC DEALERS PRESENT THE 2017 COUNTRY MEGATICKET

PRESS RELEASE– Bethel Woods Center for the Arts and Tri State Buick and GMC Dealers present the 2017 Country Megaticket, a three show “package” featuring the summer’s hottest country shows. The Megaticket gives fans the opportunity to buy tickets first to the biggest lineup of country superstar artists at Bethel Woods. The three shows included […]