ROCKLAND COUNTY AUTHORS: Who They Are and What Do They Write About?

ROCKLAND COUNTY AUTHORS: Who They Are and What Do They Write About?

BY DR. LOUIS ALPERT Ombudsman It is with great pride this Ombudsman will now recognize the many splendid authors of published books who reside in our county. This article is the first in a series that will include Rockland’s Published Book Authors who have produced Novels in such fields as Mystery and Suspense, Romance, Science […]

SHOULD YOU PLAY THE “SHELL GAME” WITH ENERGY SUPPLIERS?

SHOULD YOU PLAY THE “SHELL GAME” WITH ENERGY SUPPLIERS?

BY DR. LOUIS ALPERT Ombudsman In an attempt to answer the above-stated critical question very often posed by Rockland’s homeowners in forums on managing the costs of gas and electric utilities, this Ombudsman first met with his fellow members of Senator Carlucci’s Senior Citizen Advisory Committee on Thursday, July 13 at the Nanuet Library, where […]

Ombudsman Alert: AN URGENT APPEAL SENT TO CONGRESSPERSONS ENGEL& LOWEY!

Ombudsman Alert: AN URGENT APPEAL SENT TO CONGRESSPERSONS ENGEL& LOWEY!

BY DR. LOUIS ALPERT  RCT Ombudsman On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, the following identical letter was sent to both our former Congressman Eliot Engel, and our current Congresswoman, Nita Lowey: “I am simultaneously writing to both of you through your representatives since each of you have expressed your deep concern for matters of auto safety […]

OMBUDSMAN ALERT: MIT ANNOUNCES EARLY DEVELOPMENT OF NEW PILL TO TARGET DANGEROUS GERMS, CAUSING THEM TO SELF-DESTRUCT!

OMBUDSMAN ALERT: MIT ANNOUNCES EARLY DEVELOPMENT OF NEW PILL TO TARGET DANGEROUS GERMS, CAUSING THEM TO SELF-DESTRUCT!

BY DR. LOUIS ALPERT RCT Ombudsman This Ombudsman again returns to the MIT Technology Review (latest July/August edition) gaining permission of the editor, David Rotman, to allow our column to quote directly from that publication: “As resistance to antibiotics grows in the US, researchers are looking for new ways to fight germs like Clostridium difficile, a […]

OMBUDSMAN ALERT, By Dr. Louis Alpert

OMBUDSMAN ALERT, By Dr. Louis Alpert

 SPECIAL BENEFITS FOR ROCKLAND’S NON-DRIVING SENIOR CITIZENS For Rockland’s Senior Citizens who either do not drive or prefer not to drive in traveling to and from their medical appointments, the Rockland Office For the Aging offers two attractive options to enable them to comfortably and economically travel around Rockland County and beyond for these purposes. […]