County Executive’s Corner: “The Future is Green”

County Executive’s Corner: “The Future is Green”

By Rockland County Executive Ed Day Every year in Rockland, for the last 28 years, our Department of Environmental Resources (DER) asks 5th Grade students from local schools to compete in the Eleanor Burlingham Earth Day Essay and Poster contest. This year the students answered the questions, ‘what does being “green” mean to you?’ and […]

STAC AND LAMONT-DOHERTY EARTH OBSERVATORY TO HOST EARTH DAY FAIR

STAC AND LAMONT-DOHERTY EARTH OBSERVATORY TO HOST EARTH DAY FAIR

St. Thomas Aquinas College and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University are co-hosting an Earth Day Fair to promote awareness of environmental issues and sustainability solutions on Tuesday, April 17 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Romano Student Alumni Center on St. Thomas Aquinas College’s campus. The event is free and open to the public. […]

KEEP ROCKLAND BEAUTIFUL SEASON IS HERE: Aney Paul Organizes Earth Day Cleanup

KEEP ROCKLAND BEAUTIFUL SEASON IS HERE: Aney Paul Organizes Earth Day Cleanup

Rockland County Legislator Aney Paul and a volunteer crew will participate in the 2017 Great American Cleanup sponsored by Keep Rockland Beautiful on Earth Day, which is Saturday, April 22. New volunteers are welcome. Debris left on roadsides is often washed by rain and melted snow into local waterways through storm drains or blown directly into […]