Final Rockland Shared Services Public Hearing on Thursday

Final Rockland Shared Services Public Hearing on Thursday

PRESS RELEASE– Rockland will hold the third and final public hearing on the County-wide Shared Services Initiative at 7 p.m., Thursday, June 15 at Dominican College. The state initiative calls upon the County Executive to come up with a plan to save property tax dollars by having municipalities and taxing districts share and centralize services. “The idea is […]

RAND COMMERCIAL NAMED RECIPIENT OF COSTAR POWER BROKER AWARD

Rand Commercial announced it has been named as a recipient of a 2016 CoStar Power Broker Award for Sales Transactions in Rockland County, Orange County, and Northern New Jersey (the former two regions are recognized by CoStar as being a part of NNJ). Rand Commercial was one of 20 honorees in this category. “CoStar is […]

Students from Suffern, Nanuet, Nyack honored in Environmental Essay Contest

Students from Suffern, Nanuet, Nyack honored in Environmental Essay Contest

PRESS RELEASE Rockland County Executive Ed Day congratulated six students who won the 26th annual Eleanor Burlingham Earth Day essay contest in an awards ceremony Thursday. Five of the students wrote about recycling and one wrote an essay about a tree her grandfather planted in her backyard. The winners were: Ramapo Central’s Viola Elementary School […]

VETERANS’ LIVES MATTER: First county Veterans Conference held at HNA Palisades

VETERANS’ LIVES MATTER: First county Veterans Conference held at HNA Palisades

BY KATHY KAHN  BRiDGES, Rockland County Veteran Services Agency and the Department of Mental Health sponsored the county’s inaugural Veterans’ Conference at the HNA Palisades Center on June 13. Over 100 veterans attended the all-day conference and found a bevy of programs designed to inform, encourage and empower them. Returning to civilian life after combat […]

LOCAL ENTREPRENEUR OPENS FIRST FIREHOUSE SUBS LOCATION AT PALISADES CENTER MALL IN WEST NYACK

LOCAL ENTREPRENEUR OPENS FIRST FIREHOUSE SUBS LOCATION AT PALISADES CENTER MALL IN WEST NYACK

Firehouse Subs announced the grand opening of its newest location at 4364 Palisades Center Dr. in the Palisades Center Mall on Monday, June 19, under the ownership of local business entrepreneur, Tejash Patel. Firehouse Subs, which was recently named No. 1 Overall Brand by Technomic’s Chain Restaurant Consumers’ Choice Awards, serves premium meats and cheeses […]