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Bronx River Parkway in Greenburgh, NY (credit: Debra Brookes)

NY Suburbs Of Dutchess, Rockland, Westchester Counties Not Spared From Irene’s Wrath

Tropical Storm Irene dumped barrels of water on Dutchess, Rockland and Westchester counties, knocking out power, flooding roads and even causing injuries and one fatality.


Members of the Westboro Baptist Church protest at a soldier's funeral (file / credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Rockland County Passes Funeral Privacy Law

The Rockland County board of legislators has passed a funeral privacy law that will prohibit demonstration activities within 750 feet of all funerals at all locations.


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Rockland County Executive Considers Drastic Cuts To Balance Budget

Scott Vanderhoef said the county has a perfect storm of financial issues.


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Credit Rating Agency Gives Rockland County Negative Outlook

According to credit rating agency Moody’s, school districts and municipalities in New York are already strained.


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Rockland Legislator Calling For Investigation Of County Finances

Legislator Ed Day is calling for a bipartisan investigation into what he calls a clear pattern of disturbing irregularities and he blames the county executive.


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Rockland County Wants NY State To Pay Back $80 Million

County executive Scott Vanderhoef’s is now calling on the governor to pull out his state checkbook to reimburse the county for the state-mandated services that Rockland has already paid for.


New Square resident Aron Rottenberg, 43, was hospitalized with burns to 50 percent of his body after an attack apparently sparked by a religious dispute. (Credit: Handout via CBS 2)

Family Of Victim In New Square Religious Dispute Calls For Civil Rights Probe

The family of a Rockland County man horribly burned in an arson attack is now asking state and federal law enforcement for help, publicly calling for a civil rights probe of the insular Skver Hasidic sect.


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Rockland County Again Targets Illegal Building Conversions

Illegal building conversions can be death traps if a fire breaks out in them.


The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY - File / Photo: Monika Graff/Getty Images

Japan Nuclear Crisis Has Rockland County Afraid Of Indian Point

“Well, I have, for all of my tenure, believe that Indian Point should not be there and should not be recertified,” says Rockland County Executive Scott Vanderhoef.


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Rockland County Helping Residents Pay For The Dentist

Rockland County is offering residents a new county dental network card program that will get them at least 30 percent off at certain practices.


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Rockland County Executive Scott Vanderhoef Delivers State Of The County

The theme: to rebuild, renew, and reconnect with the citizens of Rockland.


David Carlucci is seen in Haverstraw, NY - Oct 30, 2010 - Photo: Carlucci for New York

Young Rockland Senator-Elect Says Age Not Problem

Go ahead. Talk about how young State Senator-Elect David Carlucci is.