HEALTH DEPARTMENT ALERTS RESIDENTS OF FIRST CONFIRMED CASES OF COVID-19 IN ROCKLAND COUNTY

HEALTH DEPARTMENT ALERTS RESIDENTS OF FIRST CONFIRMED CASES OF COVID-19 IN ROCKLAND COUNTY

Two Cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Town of Ramapo NEW CITY, NY – – Rockland County Executive Ed Day and County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert inform residents that Rockland County has confirmed the first two cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Rockland County. Two Rockland residents who were under quarantine, had testing done, and […]

LOCALS STEP UP FOR PUERTO RICAN EARTHQUAKE RELIEF

LOCALS STEP UP FOR PUERTO RICAN EARTHQUAKE RELIEF

By: Keith S. Shikowitz Members of the Rockland County Police Hispanic Society (RCPHS), Universal Lions Club, the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) and Caribe Tapas Restaurant participated in collecting donations of supplies and money for the victims of the recent sets of earthquakes and aftershocks to hit the tiny Caribbean island of […]

Trump’s change to SNAP offends Cuomo

Trump’s change to SNAP offends Cuomo

STATEMENT FROM GOVERNOR ANDREW M. CUOMO ON TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S NEW RULE TIGHTENING WORK REQUIREMENTS FOR SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM BENEFITS “With this rule change, President Trump is using a federal agency he controls to continue his egregious assault on those Americans most in need. This action circumvents both the will of Congress and the flexibility […]

OP-ED – Can schools solve our youth health crisis?

OP-ED – Can schools solve our youth health crisis?

Generation Z, born between 1995 and 2014, are coming of age in a vastly different time than the generations before them. Between a huge amount of screen time spent on social media, mass shootings occurring on an unprecedented scale, body image issues and homelessness, there are intense stressors that are contributing to our youth emotional and mental health crisis.

DMV REMINDS NEW YORKERS: ONE YEAR UNTIL NEW TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS TAKE EFFECT

DMV REMINDS NEW YORKERS: ONE YEAR UNTIL NEW TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS TAKE EFFECT

Beginning October 1, 2020, Federally-Compliant Identification will be Required to Fly in the U.S. The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is reminding New Yorkers that new federal travel requirements will take effect in exactly one year and impact anyone flying within the country. As part of the REAL ID Act, beginning October […]