PRESIDENT DECLARES MAJOR DISASTER FOR NEW YORK

Press Release from FEMA WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of New York and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by Hurricane Sandy beginning on October 27, 2012, and continuing. […]

“WORST STORM IN COMPANY HISTORY” – O&R

“WORST STORM IN COMPANY HISTORY” – O&R

According to O&R spokesman Mike Donovan, Hurricane Sandy caused unprecedented damage. Donovan called Sandy, “The worst storm in company history. Double the amount of damage from Irene.” Donovan said 80 percent of O&R’s customers were affected adversely by the storm. Compared to last year’s two epic storms, Sandy blows them away. Donovan said, “Snowtober was […]

ELLEN FERRETTI IS TURNING IN HER GRAVE

ELLEN FERRETTI IS TURNING IN HER GRAVE

Simon says the dark side finally won Big money has bought out the determination of one fiesty Rockland County legend, Ellen Ferretti. But it took death to beat her. Ferretti gained fame in Rockland for her refusal to sell the house on the corner of Rt. 59 and Middletown Rd. that her father built with […]

NANCY CALHOUN ENDORSES KYLE RODDEY

Dear Editor, Having represented you in the New York Assembly these past 22 years, I am pleased to endorse Kyle Roddey for New York State Assemblyman in the new 99th District. Kyle is the Mayor of the Village of Goshen where he solved long standing sewer problems and enacted a 20 percent co-payment for health […]

HURRICANE SANDY LIVE BLOG

Welcome to the Rockland County Times live blog of Hurricane Sandy. Here you can see storm updates in real time as well as add your own comments and pictures. Please be respectful, and stay safe during this storm. -Rockland County TImes Staff