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Dollars and Sense: My Daily Money Manager of Irvington

Every local business has a story worth sharing with the community. Our spotlight today is on Alan Grotenstein, Owner and President of My Daily Money Manager .


Related Topix: Irvington, NY

Yesterday | Times Herald-Record

Maureen Halahan: Orange County's economic gains strong in 2013

The harsh economic consequences of the worst recession in modern history are having their impact on county governments in the Hudson Valley.


Related Topix: Orange County, NY, Wallkill, NY, Goshen, NY

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Chronicle Newspaper

Experts: Too soon to tell about Ulster

Ulster, which like Orange was underwriting its county-owned nursing home, transferred Golden Hill Health Care Facility to an LDC, which sold it to a private operator last June.


Related Topix: Orange County, NY, Ulster County, NY

Corner Bakery Cafe Nanuet Raises $2,500 for Keep Rockland Beautiful

Braving the weather, a line of guests waited in the icy rain on Monday, March 31, 2014 for the fast-casual restaurant to officially open their doors at The Shops at Nanuet where the first 100 guests received a commemorative Corner Bakery Cafe Nanuet travel mug with free refills of hand-roasted coffee for one year.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Nanuet, NY, Drink, Coffee, New City, NY

Rockland County Housing Statistics(Activity last 30 days source MLS) ...

Rockland County Housing Statistics Houses Condos Total Inventory 1106 260 Under Contract 145 41 Title Transfer 88 17 WELCOME SPRING! HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Spring is finally here and the housing marketing is receiving some much needed warmth.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home


Grab your Green Gear: A Guide to Earth Day

Have no fear, winter weary neighbors, Earth Day is here. It's time to grab your green gear, and celebrate the planet.


Related Topix: Piermont, NY, Nyack, NY

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Security heightened on waterways near Tappan Zee Bridge as boating season arrives

With construction work on the Tappan Zee Bridge at an all-time high, boaters can expect to see slower wake zones, more signage and more officers.


Times Herald-Record

Kingston substitute teacher suspended following charge he smoked pot with 2 teen girls

A long-term substitute teacher at Kingston High School was suspended the Kingston School District Wednesday afternoon, following his arrest in Rockland County for possessing marijuana in a parked car with two teenage girls.


Related Topix: Education Etc.

'Coupon Queen' Gets $800 Grocery Bill Down to $7, Gives Savings Away

Anna De Sousa is so good at couponing-clipping coupons to find local bargains-that she's gotten an $800 grocery bill down to just $7, and she regularly fills her basement or living room with items she got.


Related Topix: Valley Cottage, NY

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Erie Times News

'Flick' wins Pulitzer

Annie Baker's "The Flick" won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for drama, a play set in a run-down movie theater that was hailed by the judges as a "thoughtful drama with well-crafted characters" with "lives rarely seen on the stage."


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Columbia University, Poirot, Entertainment, Drama, Television

More Than 300 Vaccinated After Hepatitis A Exposure at Nyack Eatery

More than 300 people who had eaten at La Fontana restaurant in Nyack between March 29 and April 1 received free vaccines over the weekend for Hepatitis A. The Rockland County Department of Health gave out the free vaccines after announcing last week that a case of Hepatitis A had been identified in a worker at the restaurant.


Related Topix: Hepatitis, Medicine, Health, Vaccinations, Nyack, NY

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Health dept. offers vaccines amid hepatitis scare

The Health Dept will offer free Hepatitis A vaccines to restaurant patrons and employees starting Saturday, April 12 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, April 13 from 11a.m.-3 p.m. and Monday, April 14 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Rockland County Fire Training Center, 35 Firemens Memorial Drive in Pomona 845-364-2997 NYACK - The Rockland County Health ... (more)


Related Topix: Hepatitis, Health, Pomona, NY, Nyack, NY, Vaccinations

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Times Herald-Record

New Windsor teen pleads guilty in Rockland County stabbing death

A New Windsor man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter for stabbing someone to death at a child's birthday party in the Town of Ramapo, the Rockland County District Attorney's office said Friday.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Hillcrest, NY

Daily Mail

Diners may have been exposed to hepatitis A at La Fontana in New York

Victory for Nevada's last rancher! Federal government backs down and says it will NOT try to seize cattle from cowboy at the centre of armed showdown in modern-day 'range war' Investigators reveal MH370 co-pilot tried to make a call from his mobile phone after the aircraft 'vanished' but 'was abruptly cut off' as US deny reports the plane landed at ... (more)


Related Topix: Nyack, NY


Diners in hepatitis A scare at suburban New York r...

Hundreds of diners at an Italian restaurant in suburban New York may have been exposed to hepatitis A in the last few weeks after a food handler there was found to have the liver disease, the county health department said.


Related Topix: Hepatitis, Medicine, Health, Vaccinations

Sentinel & Enterprise

Daily dish

CNN is abandoning the talk show that anchored its prime-time schedule for three decades with Larry King and Piers Morgan in favor of several documentarylike series with personalities like Anthony Bourdain, Mike Rowe and John Walsh.


Related Topix: America's Most Wanted, Reality TV, Crime TV, Entertainment, Television, John Walsh

Fri Apr 11, 2014

CBS Local

Officials: Nyack Restaurant Patrons Possibly Exposed To Hepatits A

Rockland County health officials are warning patrons of a Nyack restaurant that they may have been exposed to Hepatitis A .


Related Topix: Nyack, NY, Hepatitis, Medicine, Health, Vaccinations

Guilty Plea in Birthday Party Murder

Williams, who turns 17 in June, is a New Windsor, NY resident. Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe announced the plea April 11. Police were called to the party in Hillcrest June 9, 2013 after a call reporting a violent altercation outside at a private home on East Hickory Street.


Related Topix: New Windsor, NY, Windsor, NY, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Bellingham Herald

Actor Stephen Baldwin pays off his back NY taxes

Baldwin admitted last year that he failed to pay state taxes for 2008, 2009 and 2010.


Related Topix: All-Star Celebrity Apprentice, Entertainment, Television, Stephen Baldwin, Celebrities

Thu Apr 10, 2014


NSBA elects board leaders: Anne M. Byrne of New York to serve as president

School board leader Anne M. Byrne of New York's Nanuet Union Free School District was named the 2014-15 President of the National School Boards Association at the association's Annual Conference in New Orleans.


Related Topix: Nanuet, NY