Longtime Rockland County Times publisher (recently publisher emeritus), businessman and real estate developer, and influential voice in Rockland politics Armand Miele passed away on March 5 at the age of 84. [Click this link to read the original article and see condolence notes posted from the community] Armand Miele, 1928-2013 Miele was principal owner of […]
Longtime Rockland County Times publisher (recently publisher emeritus), businessman and real estate developer, and influential voice in Rockland politics Armand Miele has passed away today at the age of 84. Miele was principal owner of the Rockland County Times since 1998, moving the offices to downtown Nanuet, New York, where his real estate office was […]
Armand Miele’s wake will be Sunday at Scarr Funeral Home in Suffern; two viewings: 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Scarr Funeral Home’s address is 160 Orange Ave., Suffern, NY. His funeral mass will be at the Church of the Presentation in Upper Saddle River, NJ, Monday, March 11 at 11 a.m. The church’s address is 271 W. Saddle […]
Reprinted “Miele’s Musing” from Armand Miele’s book “Born Minus” What are we waiting for? From Rockland County to JFK Airport, with traffic, used to take no more than 35 minutes. Today with roads clogged by commuter traffic it takes close to two hours. Imagine the waste and cost for fuel and tolls, the work time […]
On Thursday, September 27 at 7 p.m., Armand Miele will appear at the Palisades Center Barnes & Noble, West Nyack, to sign copies of his autobiography, “Born Minus,” for readers. “Born Minus: From Shoeshine Boy To News Publisher, An Italian-American Journey,” recently won an honorable mention in the New York Beach Book Festival.
Legendary publisher of the Rockland County Times Armand Miele retires his longtime column “Miele’s Musing.” Read the final “Miele’s Musing” BY ARMAND MIELE When I became involved with the Rockland County Times in the 1990s, I was an old man. I was born during the Depression in a poor neighborhood, saw my brothers drafted into […]