Eric Dranoff, Esq., Chairman of the Rockland County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) announced that Steven Porath will lead the IDA’s efforts as its new Executive Director. Steven Porath was appointed to the position by the IDA’s Board of Directors effective March 1. Formerly the Director of Economic Development for Rockland Economic Development Corporation (REDC), Porath […]

Colin Schmitt Makes it Official

Schmitt announces he will run in 99th Assembly District as Lines are Set Next generation reformer and conservative Republican Assembly candidate Colin Schmitt today confirmed that with the finalization of district lines he will be running in the new 99th Assembly District. The new 99th Assembly Districts includes the towns of Stony Point in Rockland […]

NYSRPA says Anti-Gun Extremists are Attempting to Shut-down Industry

New York State Rifle & Pistol Association condemns Assembly’s microstamping “sneak attack” The inclusion of mandatory firearms microstamping technology in the state budget bill A-9055C is an underhanded attempt to pass an increasingly unpopular idea into law, says the New York State Rifle and Pistol Association. “There is absolutely no legitimate reason to include language […]

Rep. King Outs CAIR as Force Behind Lame-stream Media Reportage of NYPD’s Anti-Terror Surveillance

The allegedly terrorist-connected “Council on American-Islamic Relations,” has a peculiar influence over the mainstream media in this nation, including the Associated Press and some local and regional daily newspapers, says Rep. Peter King (R) of Long Island. King held a rally outside One Police Plaza in New York City to criticize “left-wing rumormongers” in the […]

Happy Together (For Now)

Happy Together (For Now)

Following Vladimir Putin’s election victory returning him to the presidency of Russia after a stint as prime minister, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad offered the Russian politician a public congratulations. Ahmadinejad’s own fate is unknown however as recent parliamentary elections in Iran have transferred power to Iran’s Supreme Leader the Ayatollah Ali Khomeini and away from […]

Gromack and Stewart Respond to Pledge Controversy

Mar. 7, 2012 When the chair of the New City Library Board of Trustees Terri Thal removed the Pledge of Allegiance from the opening of board meetings it set off a firestorm across Rockland. We shared four quotes from local officials last week. Here are two more. “Since my days as a Rockland County Legislator, […]