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Proposal To Trim Rockland County Sheriff’s Patrol Deputies Comes Under Fire

Police and their supporters have fired back against the Rockland County Executive Ed Day’s proposal to trim 37 sheriff’s patrol deputies.

11/07/2014

Workers unload voting machines from a truck in Rockland County, N.Y. (credit: CBS 2)

Ramapo Voting Machines Locked Up After Reports Of Suspicious Campaign Phone Calls

Some residents reported receiving calls on election day from someone claiming to be the with the county Board of Elections and advising them to vote against the measure.

10/02/2014

A toll plaza on the old Tappan Zee Bridge. (Credit: CBS 2)

Mystery Surrounds Tappan Zee Bridge Funding, Potential Toll Hike

The builders of the new Tappan Zee Bridge said Thursday that they are on schedule, and untroubled by a $500 million federal loan that just fell through this week.

09/18/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 on May 13, 2014. (Photo by Tom Kaminski, WCBS Newsradio 880)

Boater Safety Crackdown Around Tappan Zee Bridge

Authorities are increasing safety patrols around the Tappan Zee Bridge construction project.

06/30/2014

Barrage balloons and shipping at Omaha Beach during the Allied amphibious assault, before the installation of Mulberry Harbour.   (credit: Three Lions/Getty Images)

As 70th Anniversary Of D-Day Approaches, Camp Shanks Museum In Rockland Mounts Special Exhibit

“[The pieces were] cobbled together out of scraps of wood they found around the base,” said Jerry Donnellan of Veterans Services in Rockland County. “Colored with shoe polish.”

06/05/2014

Rockland County Executive Ed Day (credit: electday.com)

Rockland County Residents Protest Planned Kosher Slaughterhouse

Some Rockland County residents are rallying Sunday against a planned kosher-poultry slaughterhouse.

06/01/2014

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Rockland Ad Campaign Hopes To Lure Businesses Into County

Rockland County is reaching across the border into New Jersey as part of its effort to lure businesses into the county.

05/19/2014

Rockland Snow

Snowstorm Makes Mess Of Roads, Causes Power Woes In Westchester, Rockland

Up to 18 inches of snow could fall on parts of Putnam and Rockland counties. Lesser amounts, between 6 to 10 inches, are expected in Westchester.

02/13/2014

Snow surrounds a car on Feb. 5, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

NYC’s Northern Suburbs Take Brunt Of Storm

One of the biggest obstacles come on I-84, where Gov. Andrew Cuomo implemented a full vehicle ban between the Connecticut and Pennsylvania borders for about six hours,

02/05/2014

Former Rockland County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef (credit: rocklandgov.com)

Stories From Main Street: Vanderhoef Looks Back On 5 Terms As Rockland County Executive

Republican C. Scott Vanderhoef said he is humbled and grateful that Rockland voters continued to re-elect him over all those years. He chose not to seek a sixth term in office.

01/06/2014

New York State Thruway Toll Plaza at Tappan Zee Bridge (file / credit: Google Maps)

No Toll Hikes Coming To Tappan Zee Bridge, Thruway In 2014

A finance task force will be created by the end of the year to explore toll options to help finance a new bridge.

11/08/2013

Rockland County Executive Ed Day (credit: electday.com)

Republican Ed Day Elected Rockland County Executive

Day, a Republican, defeated Democrat David Fried for the seat, which had been held by C. Scott Vanderhoef for 20 years.

11/06/2013

Moody's (file / credit: JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Moody’s Downgrades Rockland County Credit Rating

Rockland County, already in a struggle with its finances, has just been hit again, WCBS 880 Sean Adams reported.

05/11/2012

House Light (file / credit: clipart.com)

Orange & Rockland: Most To Have Power By Midnight

New City homeowners Joe Bricks and Kirk Reilly were explaining the misery of living on generator power to WCBS 880 reporter Marla Diamond, when suddenly the power came back.

11/03/2011

Gas Pump (file / credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Rockland Legislator Ed Day Continues Push To Lower Gas Prices

Rockland County residents know the road to cheap gas leads down south to New Jersey.

10/14/2011

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