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Sabatini, Sasson, Zuckerberg Elected Library Trustees
Unofficial results placed Ralph Sabatini, Jeffrey Sasson and David Zuckerberg solidly in the lead in the eight-way race for seats on the New City Library Board of Trustees.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Journal News
East Ramapo's Colton site: Suit turns on rent credit
The ongoing legal struggle over the lease and sale of the East Ramapo school district's Colton property could hinge on how a judge reads two starkly different interpretations of a hand-scrawled amendment tacked onto a formal contract of sale during a closed-door meeting 2 1/2 years ago.
Counting Orangetown Votes, Photography Presentation
Six absentee ballots from Orangetown will be counted in a meeting 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Board of Elections in New City, bringing the Orangetown Supervisor election closer to a resolution.
Students De-Stress With Dogs' Help
Candace Robinson of New City brought Lola, a Rottweiler, to Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh to help students, staff and faculty take a break from end of the semester stress.
Rockland Building Civil Right Memorial
Rockland County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef announced the county is building a civil rights monument to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Rockland's Commission on Human Rights.
Snow Causing Few Problems On Roads
The Nanuet School District has cancelled all after-school and evening activities including the School Age Care program at Miller and Highview elementary schools, the Barr Middle School After School Program, athletic practices and events and Continuing Education programs.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Library Voting, Students Singing
Voting takes place from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the library at 220 North Main Street.
Six Ballots to be Counted in Orangetown Supervisor Election
Judge Victor J. Alfieri ruled Tuesday that six of the remaining Orangetown absentee ballots should be tossed out, leaving six more to be counted, but results will not be in until Wednesday.
Gas Odor Causes Building Evacuation
An odor of gas led to a brief evacuation of 2 New Hempstead Road in New City late this morning.
The Journal News
New City Chase Bank evacuated; possible gas leak
The Chase Bank on New Hempstead Road has been evacuated while crews check out a possible gas leak.
Clarkstown Schools Closing Early
The first schools to close are North and South high schools at 10 a.m. followed at 10:30 a.m. Congers, Laurel Plains, Link, New City and Strawtown elementary schools and the Birchwood School.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Helping Others Battle Addiction, Snow in the Forecast
Polls will be open from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Nyack Joint Fire District election.
Opponents petition for Bloomingburg mayor's removal
In an effort to oust the mayor of this Sullivan County village, opponents of a controversial housing development have filed papers in state Supreme Court charging Mayor Mark Berentsen with violations of municipal law in his approval of the 396-unit project.
New City Library Vote
On Wednesday December 11, 2013 there will be a public vote at the New City Library to elect three new board members.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Day Of Action For Education, New City Library Vote, Holiday Celebrations
Let us make it super easy for you to get all the information you need in one place-so you can be an informed citizen to make the best decisions for your family, the community and the future.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Legislator Low-Hogan to Commend Emergency Services Personnel Who Battled Blaze on Clausland Mt.
Legislator Jay Hood, Chairman of the legislature's Public Safety Committee has invited fire and police personnel to the upcoming committee meeting to commend them for their efforts to battle and eventually contain the November wildfire that destroyed hundreds of acres on Clausland Mountain.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Legislators Pass Amended $761 Million Budget For 2014
Rockland County Legislators passed an amended $761 million budget for 2014 by an 11 to 6 vote.
Nanuet Woman Dies After Being Hit by Car
Clarkstown Police have identified the woman struck and killed by a car on Wednesday night as Krystyna Izbinska, 64, of Nanuet.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Decisions: Visit St. Nick, Shop Without Kids, Attend A Gala Concert
There are tons of ways to keep busy around Nanuet and New City this weekend, and we're here to help you decide which happenings are for you.
Assemblyman Hosts Holiday Food Drive and Toys for Tots Collection
Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski's office will be a drop off location for food and toy donations until Friday, Dec. 20. Zebrowski announced he would be holding the collection drives in his New City office to assist local non-profits during the holiday season.