13 min ago
Joanna Rakoff's 'Salinger Year'
Joanna Rakoff's lovely memoir, "My Salinger Year," brings to mind an image from the Talmud in which an unopened letter stands in as an uninterpreted dream.
9 hrs ago
Healthy Eats in Nyack: Summer Style
Most of us try to lose weight just in time for the summer, but with all the barbecues and outings with friends, we find it a challenge to stay the course.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Dobie: Why don't all drivers take the 'E-Z' way?
ZPass signs posted on the Rockland County side of the Tappan Zee Bridge direct Westchester-bound motorists to the tolls on the other side of the Hudson River .
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Gov. Cuomo signs bill changing wheelchair-accessible image
The new law also will prevent future accessibility signs from using the word "handicapped," a term advocates say is outdated and offensive to the wheelchair-bound.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Pomona Middle School Extends School Day By Two Hours
Some middle school students in Rockland County will have to wait a bit longer for the final bell to ring this fall.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Rockland County announces new owners of Summit Park Hospital and Nursing Home
Rockland County Executive Ed Day announced Shalom Braunstein and Summit Park Acquisition Group as the new owners of the facility.
The Real Deal
The 15 priciest homes for sale in the NYC suburbs
If you're sick of squeezing into New York City apartments but still want to stay within commuting distance, these amazing homes might pique your interest.
Empire State News
a oeRevenge Porna bill, awaits governor's approval
NEW CITY Legislation which recently passed both the State Assembly and Senate might soon update current Internet privacy laws to protect victims of "revenge porn" whose explicit photos are posted online without their consent.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Ozone Alert Hits Greater New York City Area, Westchester 'Moderate'
Written by Lanning Taliaferro The Air Quality Index forecast for today is "moderate" for the Lower Hudson Valley, according to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage honored for outstanding performance
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New Jersey and Rockland County, N.Y. was honored for its outstanding performance during the past year at the 2014 Cartus Broker Network International Conference held Feb. 25-28 in Florida at the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort and Spa, Ft.
Closing A Revenge-Porn Loophole in New York's Laws
It seemed like a classic case of revenge porn. The victim, a Rockland County woman, went to the police after an image was posted on the Internet of her and another person in sexual contact.
Rockland County Department of Health Partners with Community Outreach ...
The Rockland County Department of Health gave away free bike helmets to children last week as part of the Child Pedestrian Safety Program.
Meals on Wheels Serves 9 Millionth Meal
Wednesday, July 23 at 10a. And for dessert, they will celebrate their 40th anniversary of providing meals and services to seniors.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Tarrytown Daily Voice
Multi-Vehicle Crash Snarls Traffic On Tappan Zee Bridge Span
A multi-vehicle accident has resulted in a lane being blocked and stop-and-go traffic in the span leading to the Tappan Zee Bridge early Sunday afternoon.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Records requests unseen by NY county sheriff
Officials say dozens of public information requests filed with a suburban New York City's county sheriff went unseen because they were being diverted to outdated email addresses.
Experts: Social media can feed Munchausen by proxy
This undated file photo provided by the Westchester County District Attorney's office shows Lacey Spears, who was indicted June 17, 2014, in White Plains, N.Y., on charges of depraved murder and manslaughter in the death of her son, 5-year-old Garnett-Paul Spears.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
14 Years Not Too Long for Sunscreen Expiration Legislation
Legislation has finally passed both houses of the New York state legislature to require expiration dates on sunscreen.
Group raises money for NY toddler's funeral
A local organization has raised $2,250 toward the burial of a 20-month-old boy crushed by a truck in New York's Rockland County.
A Complete Guide to Jazz Week
Since 1985, the Rockland County Jazz & Blues Society has brought "Jazz Week" to Nyack and surrounding communities.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
3 to Serve Time for Drug, Forgery, Burglary Convictions: Rockland DA
Attempted Burglary: Joshua Rios-Colon, age 23, was sentenced July 2 by the Honorable Charles Apotheker, County Court Judge, to nine months in the Rockland County Jail after pleading guilty to Attempted Burglary in the Third Degree.