Rockland County Newswire (Page 5)

Rockland County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rockland County, NY. (Page 5)

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  1. Letter: Clark deserves Cuomo commutationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Albany Times Union

    People gather in front of the Rockland County Courthouse to express their objection to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo commuting the sentence of Judith Clark in New City, N.Y., Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. The decision may test openness to reprieves in New York, a state considered one of the most guarded with clemency.

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  2. Stephen Baldwin Loses HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Actor Stephen Baldwin has lost his home after failing to make mortgage payments since 2011. Deutsche Bank foreclosed on Baldwin's Rockland County, New York home after he racked up more than $1 million in back mortgage payments.

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  3. Earth Matters: Suez Water-War and Peace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... Water New York, Inc. (Suez-NY), which owns the reservoir and drinking water infrastructure they operate in Rockland County-are part of multinational mega-corporations. Subsidiaries like Suez-NY must not only deliver a product that meets local health ...

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  4. Sustainable Saturday: Suez Water-War and Peace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... Water New York, Inc. (Suez-NY), which owns the reservoir and drinking water infrastructure they operate in Rockland County-are part of multinational mega-corporations. Subsidiaries like Suez-NY must not only deliver a product that meets local health ...

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  5. Haverstraw Passes N.Y.'s First Ban on Tobacco DisplaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | CSP

    Setting a precedent with potentially major ramifications for New York's convenience store industry, the Village of Haverstraw in Rockland County this week adopted a local law banning displays of tobacco products in retail stores. He said, "Licensed retailers have a fundamental right to communicate with their customers about the products they sell by displaying the products they sell within their own premises."

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  6. Obamacare enrollment tops 109,000 in Central New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Post-Standard

    ... in every county, ranging from a 16 percent increase in New York City to a more than 68 percent increase in Rockland County. Other counties with the highest enrollment increases included: Orange (59.7 percent), Madison (48.3 percent), Cortland (48.1 ...

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  7. New Jersey man gets 10 years for role in high-end vehicle theft ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | Newsday

    ... at regional seaports. The vehicles - worth more than $4 million - were taken from an area stretching from Rockland County, New York to central New Jersey. The ring sought out expensive vehicles. Some were stolen through carjackings, while others ...

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  8. February meteor showers feature quantity not qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    ... the star to save all of the star's energy. One more note, the NorthEast Astronomy Forum is scheduled for Rockland County Community College in Suffern on April 8. It is a really neat get together for astronomy fans. If you have time and interest, I ...

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  9. Man gets prison term for role in high-end vehicle theft ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    ... at regional seaports. The vehicles - worth more than $4 million - were taken from an area stretching from Rockland County, New York to central New Jersey. The ring sought out expensive vehicles. Some were stolen through carjackings, while others ...

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  10. Sustainable Saturday: Rockland Recycles RespondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... waste (MSW) from our county. Since the closure of the last of our county's landfills in the mid-1990s, the Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority (RCSWMA, aka Rockland Recycles), have been charged with managing and minimizing the waste ...

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  11. Bon Secours hospitals gain technological edge with partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Times Herald-Record

    Bon Secours Charity Health System, the parent group of three hospitals in Port Jervis, Warwick and Suffern, Thursday announced a $180 million strategic partnership with the Royal Phillips company, under which the hospitals will have access to a wide range of advanced medical technologies.

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  12. Company scraps plans to build Warwick plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Times Herald-Record

    WARWICK – A 126-year-old Rockland County ice cream flavoring business that was working up plans to build a 100,000-square-foot plant at the Warwick Valley Office & Technology Corporate Park won't be coming to Warwick, the company president said Friday.

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  13. Rockland bus company owner makes brief court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | News12.com

    ... and a $500,000 fine. "Richard Brega and William Popkave allegedly engaged in a corrupt scheme to charge Rockland County school districts for school bus repairs and maintenance that were never actually performed, then tried to cover their tracks ...

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  14. Police: Notes containing threats found at Rockland County elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | News12.com

    Schools officials and police say they are investigating notes containing threats of violence that were found at Wood Glen Elementary School. Clarkstown police say they believe the school is safe and don't believe the threats are credible, but are not taking the matter lightly.

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  15. Owner of Brega Transportation Company faces federal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | News12.com

    The owner of a bus company in Rockland County is expected in court Friday morning to face federal charges of defrauding Rockland BOCES of nearly $100,000.

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  16. Nyack Weekender: Need A Laugh?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... kinds of levity most of us only get from our therapist. 8p, 13 Main St. Tarrytown. The Historical Society of Rockland County presents Let It Snow: Holiday Exhibition, exploring wintertime in Rockland. From the commercial impact of the ice-cutting ...

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  17. State to help rebuild mobile home park damaged by Superstorm SandyRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | News12.com

    Dozens of Rockland County families learned the fate of their homes Thursday, years after their community was left devastated by Superstorm Sandy. The residents of Ba Mar, a mobile home community in Stony Point, held a meeting Thursday to discuss the damage their community endured back in 2012.

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  18. NY School Bus Company Owner Indicted in Billing Scheme: FedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | NBC New York

    The owner of a school bus transportation company in Rockland County has been accused by federal prosecutors of billing for bus maintenance that was never done, officials say. Richard Brega of Brega Transportation Company was slapped with a five-count federal indictment Thursday.

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  19. Rockland GOP Committee under fire over Facebook postRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | Chaptzem Blog!

    The Rockland County Republican Party has come under fire for a social media post that is being denounced as anti-Semitic. The county's GOP posted comments on its official Facebook page Sunday that lambasted the Rockland Democratic Committee for posting support for Women's March on Washington and "in all of the liberal cities of our country" against the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

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  20. Laura Lavine, a Republican, will announce bid for Syracuse mayor todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... the LaFayette school district. She previously served as superintendent of the Clarkstown school district in Rockland County.

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