Topic: PSA

THOM KLEINER HIRED BY WESTCHESTER CO EXEC GEORGE LATIMER

Former Orangetown Supervisor to head up Workforce Development in Westchester and Putnam Counties

By Carol McIlmurray

“I am excited to share that I have been appointed by new Westchester County Executive George Latimer as the Executive Director of the Westchester-Putnam… Continue reading.

Spook Rock Yeshiva in Ramapo Vote gets pushed off due to civic involvement, board to vote at next hearing.

BY CAROL MCILMURRAY

RAMAPO- An 18,000 Square Foot Yeshiva Dormitory on Spook Rock road near Slemmer Lane nearly passed planning board, read about it here.

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This SUNDAY 2-5PM TRIVIA AT MURTY’S IN PEARL RIVER TO HELP PENGUIN PLUNGE KIDS

Do you like helping local kids? Do you like Trivia and a fun night out with 2-6 friends? Then come to Murty's on Central Ave., in Pearl River. Continue reading.

LTE:Net Neutrality V. FCC; Is the internet under attack? This letter is circulating the internet.

Letter to the Editor

The internet is under attack by the FCC once again. (https://www.longlivethenet.com/) They will not quit. Only this time, the FCC is closer than ever to its ultimate goal, handing the Internet over to giant ISPs like… Continue reading.

Snow Emergency Declared today, Feb 17-18 in Nyack

From Village of Nyack website:

Snow Emergency Declared — 7:00pm February 17, 2018

The Village will implement a Snow Emergency that will go into effect at 7:00 pm, Saturday, February 17, 2018.

If your car is parked on the street… Continue reading.

UPDATED: Town of Ramapo says they now have the “Lowest Jobless Rate in Rockland County”

The Town of Ramapo recently announced in conjunction with the  New York State Department of Labor that the Town of Ramapo had a 3.6% jobless rate in 2017. The rate is stated to be the lowest in Rockland County.… Continue reading.

Day: County Retiree Health Insurance Switch being Re-evaluate

New City, NY – County Executive Ed Day announced that Rockland County will re-evaluate the proposed retiree health insurance plan change to Aetna Insurance from the New York State Health Insurance Plan provided by the Empire Plan. Continue reading.

Center for Disease Control says its time to get your flu shot

Take time to get a flu vaccine according to CDC. 

  • CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine as the most important step in preventing influenza infection.
  • Flu vaccines protect against 3 or 4 different flu viruses. Three component vaccines… Continue reading.

Westchester County Exec law to ban Gun Shows on County property passes Legislation

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Westchester County Executive George Latimer signed legislation Monday that prohibits the sale of guns on any county property. Continue reading.

New City Bank Robbers Charged in Federal Court, names of suspects released

  

 

FBI and the Clarkstown Police Department have identified three people (two male and a younger female) as suspects in the armed robbery of a Key Bank in New City.

Jason Parris, 34, Nyack, Demetrice Young, 27, Spring… Continue reading.

Sen. David Carlucci calls on Gov. Cuomo to increase $26.8B NYS 2018 Education Budget

Senator David Carlucci is calling on the Governor to find more funding for education in the 2018-2019 budget.

Gov. Cuomo is proposing $26.4 billion go towards education, but Sen. Carlucci and education advocates are saying… Continue reading.

OUT OF TOWN: Maine Man beats black bear from trying to attack his puppy

Dustin Gray, 29, fended off 150- l.b. black bear by punching and kicked the animal in the face and poking his finger in its right eye, according to an interview with Banger Daily News(BDN). Continue reading.

KEY BANK ROBBERY IN NEW CITY GETS HANDED OVER TO THE FBI; BANK REMAINS CLOSED

Friday afternoon’s New City Key Bank robbery led to three arrests, and has now been handed over to the FBI for further investigation.  The Key Bank located at 270 Little Tor Rd, New City remains closed for further investigation… Continue reading.

Philly turns into drunken and reckless street violence after Superbowl win, watch the UNREAL live footage here

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After watching some of these videos, you might not want to go the Super Bowl in the near future. 2018's crowd for the champion Eagles had a group of people who had complete disregard for the law, WATCH UNREAL VIDOES HERE Continue reading.

UPDATED: Winter storm maybe on its way, be aware for Wednesday Commute; Rockland, New York, Northeast

photo credit: accuweather.com

A fast-moving storm will bring powerful rains from US southeastern coast and may accumulate into a snow mix as it moves to it northwestern counterpart over the Eastern Seaboard ongoing from tonight into tomorrow. A continued mixed… Continue reading.

NYS Gov Cuomo Signs Exec. Order Banning All State Agencies and Authorities from Doing Business with Companies that Promote or Tolerate Discrimination

"Governor to Advance Legislation Banning "Gay Panic" as Accepted Legal Defense for Violent Action Based on Victim's Gender, Gender Identity, or Sexual Orientation"... WATCH VIDEO, SOUND CLOUD HERE Continue reading.

Senator David Carlucci Thanks Governor Cuomo for Executive Order on Net Neutrality

Senator David Carlucci today applauds Governor Cuomo for signing an executive order to protect net neutrality in New York State.  Executive Order 125 forbids the state from entering into contracts with internet service providers that do not adhere… Continue reading.

Over 101K sign petition to restore Tappan Zee Bridge Moniker to Westchester- Rockland Bridge

NY Governor claimed right wing billionaire Robert Mercer was secretly behind the push to retract the political billing of “Mario Cuomo”, the late NY Governor and father of Andrew Cuomo. The present Governor said the push to revert the name, was “mean spirited” and “vindictive”. Continue reading.

UPDATE:LTE Preserve South Nyack residents

Wolf packs of NYC bike riders still set to besiege South Nyack with a secondary bicycle path

Dear Editor at rocklandpost.com,

Last Thursday, Preserve South Nyack, a advocacy group of concerned of South Nyack residents, held a public meeting at… Continue reading.

Trump’s nuclear cabinet appointments BY JEFFREY OPPENHEIM, M.D.

Thanks to the Democrats, Donald Trump will be relying upon the “nuclear option” almost immediately. This is not to say that he will be starting a nuclear war, but that he can rest comfortably knowing that even his most controversial nominees to more than 1,000 government Continue reading.

LTE: South Nyack Residents shocked by 2nd Bike path planned to cut thru village

November 22, 2016

South Nyack residents could be besieged by wolf packs of NYC weekend cyclist

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Dear Editor@rocklandpost.com,

A group of approximately 25 South Nyack residents attended South Nyack’s Village Trustee Meeting on November 22 at… Continue reading.

Happy Thanksgiving from rocklandpost.com

2016 was a year of suprises and many changes, today is a day when Americans join there family and friends to eat, drink, and be merry. Continue reading.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR- Why I am voting for Adrienne Carey and Team Hoehmann

There is only one Political Contest in Clarkstown this year , Adrienne Carey vs Dan Caprara and only one choice Adrienne Carey. Councilwoman Carey was appointed on May 3 rd 2016 to fill George Hoehmanns seat that became vacant when he took over as Supervisor. Dan Caprara is running for Town Council for th Continue reading.

OP/ED: Bummercare BY JEFFREY OPPENHEIM, M.D.

A look at how Obamacare has failed healthcare already

 

 

 

 

 

 

BY JEFFREY OPPENHEIM, M.D.

Anyone who believed the cavalcade of audacious promises made by President Obama in an effort to sell Obamacare to the American public should have long since recognized that they were… Continue reading.

Check out the Watchfires in Rockland to burn for 24 hours in these 4 spots

Tonight you can check out the watch fires, in honor of veterans killed in service. 12:01 a.m. you can go to one of these 4 locations which should burn until the following night. You may bring your worn American Flag… Continue reading.

PSA: Ramapo ups date and time of CSL town meeting

Are you ready for the super early Town meeting with Christopher St Lawrence. Bring a friend and popcorn. Continue reading.

FIRST WORDS: Welcome to rocklandpost.com

BY CAROL MCILMURRAY A sneak peek of what to expect from us. Continue reading.