Skunk Tests Positive For Rabies In Rockland CountyA skunk in Clarkstown has tested positive for rabies after coming into contact with a dog belonging to an area resident, Rockland County health officials said Wednesday.
Missing Rockland County Father Found Dead In Harriman State ParkThe body of a father of seven who had been missing for nine days has been found in Harriman State Park by a hiker.
Volunteers, Police Search For Missing Rockland County FatherAn extensive search is under way in Harriman State Park for a Rockland County father of seven missing since Friday. Police said Peretz Sontag, 50, was last seen leaving his Pomona home on Friday morning.
Stories From Main Street: Rockland Youths Spend Spring Break Learning To Fight FiresThey could have been at the mall or playing video games, but instead a bunch of kids from north of the city suited up and became firefighters over spring break.
Deadline To Apply For Federal Storm Aid Extended In Rockland CountyThe Federal Emergency Management Agency will be closing its main disaster recovery center at Provident Bank Park in Pomona on Friday, but FEMA officials will remain in the county to help residents apply for aid.
Stories From Main Street: It's Harvest Time In Pomona20 years before George Washington was born, there was a member of the Concklin family farming in Rockland County. Now they're celebrating their 300th harvest.
Stories From Main Street: Family Dinners Are Good For Students"We saw the connection between the family meal and an umbrella of protective factors," said school health coordinator Carrie Steindorff. "It protects against drug use... It is also is a protective factor against obesity."
Bears Caught Dumpster Diving At Mount Ivy Diner In PomonaA family of black bears -- a mother and three cubs -- seem to be regular customers at the Pomona restaurant on Route 202.
Rockland County Executive Considers Drastic Cuts To Balance BudgetScott Vanderhoef said the county has a perfect storm of financial issues.
Public Hearing On Gov. Christie's Energy Plan Begins TuesdayResidents, business owners and lobbyists can comment on the plan at a hearing Tuesday afternoon at New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark.
Public Hearings Scheduled On Gov. Christie's Energy PlanNew Jersey residents will soon get their first chance to comment on Gov. Chris Christie's proposal for the state's energy future.