UNITED WAY ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF 211 CALL CENTER SERVICES TO ROCKLAND

UNITED WAY ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF 211 CALL CENTER SERVICES TO ROCKLAND

PRESS RELEASE– Recognizing a growing need for services following the release of its ALICE report in November, the United Way of Westchester and Putnam announced several initiatives today to expand services provided by its 2-1-1 call center and urged the state to continue funding its operation. United Way’s 2-1-1 call center, first opened in 2006, provides […]

Predictions for the 89th Academy Awards

Predictions for the 89th Academy Awards

By Vincent Abbatecola Photo Credit: Imdb.com           Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis – “Fences”; Naomie Harris – “Moonlight”; Nicole Kidman – “Lion”; Octavia Spencer – “Hidden Figures”; Michelle Williams – “Manchester by the Sea” Will Win and Should Win: Viola Davis – “Fences” – Up until now, Davis has won most […]

Changes in 2017 Taxes for Businesses and Individuals

Changes in 2017 Taxes for Businesses and Individuals

Inauguration Day is over and we know big changes are instore. But before we speculate on what’s coming, let’s focus on the here and now. Now here’s what we know for certain: Business Taxes In 2017, the standard mileage rate for business driving will be reduced to 53 ½ cents a mile. The rate for […]

What’s Happening 2/23/17

What’s Happening 2/23/17

BY GEORGE J. DACRE The Morning Music Club’s Free Winter Recital is on for March 14 at 10:30 a.m. at Nauraushaun Presbyterian Church in Pearl River. Featured will be Ani Kalayjian, cellist and Reiko Uchida, pianist. Please bring food donations for People To People. Contact deidre.fallon@verizon.net. Antrim Players looking for pictures of your cute dog […]