BY DIANE DIMOND The news alerts us to another mass shooting at (fill in the blank). A school, a theater, on a busy street or at a shopping mall and we shake our heads in disbelief. What’s the toll this time — five dead? Ten? Twenty? Who would do such a heartless thing? And, isn’t […]
OMBUDSMAN ALERT: War-time Veterans are Missing Out on the Opportunity to Receive a Pension to Cover Necessary Home-Care and Assisted Living Costs!!!
BY DR. LOUIS ALPERT Ombudsman Ombudsman Alert recently attended a seminar conducted by Bright View Senior Living and Amada Senior Care which discussed a pension largely unknown to war-time veterans. This pension, called the “Veterans Aid & Attendance Pension,” enables certain of these veterans who meet specific criteria to collect a substantial pension to help cover necessary home […]
BY MARC MOSS Home warranties are becoming massively popular across the U.S in 2018. The biggest company in the home warranty industry, American Home Shield, reports revenues of more than $100m which indicates they are serving as many as 200,000 household customers (based on the average cost of a home warranty plan which is at […]
Ombudsman Alert: Ombudsman participates in national conference call of consumer leaders to urge congress to fix major shortcomings with driverless car legislation and not attach it to the FAA Bill
By Dr. Louis Alpert Ombudsman This current article addresses the issue of the deception at the Federal Level to hide away a provision to unleash millions of driverless autos on America’s highways, without first fixing the major shortcomings in the proposed legislation by merely attaching it to a Vital FAA Bill. That way, the two […]
By County Executive Ed Day In two weeks, Rockland County will join with 16,000 other communities across our Nation to host our first ever, county-wide, National Night Out (NNO) at Palisades Credit Union Park on August 8th beginning at 5:00 PM. National Night Out has been held annually since 1984 and while several municipalities here […]
Even in the lazy, hazy days of summer, we all find ourselves pressed for time. There’s never enough—we would all like to find more time to do things not just for ourselves, but also for people in need. You want to help out, but where is the time? If that sounds like you, I have […]