NEAF Explores the Final Frontier at RCC

NEAF Explores the Final Frontier at RCC

By Keith S. Shikowitz Space, the final frontier… since the beginning of time people have looked to the stars above and pondered who and/or what is out there. The Northeast Astronomy Forum (NEAF) hosted annually in Rockland County is helping to continue this desire to explore. The 28th annual event took place this April 6 […]

Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann, Rockland County Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (RCVOAD), and other Officials Announce Ways to Help Victims of Mountainview Condos Fire

Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann, Rockland County Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (RCVOAD), and other Officials Announce Ways to Help Victims of Mountainview Condos Fire

TOWN OF CLARKSTOWN PRESS RELEASE Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann, Rockland County Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (RCVOAD) led by United Way of Rockland, and other dignitaries, joined together today to announce ways residents can help the 16 families that were affected by the devastating Mountainview Condos fire last week. A total of 16 units were […]

Volunteer of The Week: Sara Annunziato, Water Assessment of Local Streams for The Rockland County Department of Environmental Conservation

Volunteer of The Week: Sara Annunziato, Water Assessment of Local Streams for The Rockland County Department of Environmental Conservation

  By Barry Warner Water Assessments by Volunteer Evaluators (WAVE) is citizen-based water quality assessment developed by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. The purpose of WAVE is to enable citizen-scientists to collect biological data for assessment of water quality of wadeable streams in New York State. “Sara is a dedicated volunteer and actively aware […]

Spring Valley sued for misuse of eminent domain; hit for $700K in damages

Spring Valley sued for misuse of eminent domain; hit for $700K in damages

By Joel Grossbarth The hits just keep on coming against the Village of Spring Valley. An appeals court in Brooklyn has ordered the Village of Spring Valley to pay a total of $702,505 based upon condemnation of property interests owned by Little Angel Day Care Center, Inc. When the Village decided to condemn the property […]

Rockland County Woman Recognized For Living Her Values Melissa Corniel Earns Con Edison’s Most Prestigious Award

Rockland County Woman Recognized For Living Her Values Melissa Corniel Earns Con Edison’s Most Prestigious Award

PRESS RELEASE – Melissa Corniel has earned Con Edison’s Living Our Values (LOV) award in recognition of her 15-year career of operational excellence and customer service at a ceremony yesterday. Each year, Con Edison selects employees who exemplify the values of service, teamwork and excellence, and demonstrate concerns for the quality of life in their […]