Measles Outbreak: Rockland County Officials Searching For SolutionWith more than 160 measles cases confirmed in Rockland County, officials met Monday to reassess their strategy.
Measles State Of Emergency Bans Unvaccinated Children From Public Spaces In Rockland CountyAnyone under the age of 18 who has not been vaccinated for measles will not be allowed in places like shops, restaurants, schools and houses of worship for the next 30 days – or until they get their shots.
Ed Day Aims To Bridge Divides In Second Term As Rockland County ExecutiveDay says he wants to build up a rainy day fund, attract new businesses, continue the crackdown on slumlords and over-development, and bridge divides within the county.
'This Has To Happen:' County Executive Calls For Bus Lanes On New Gov. Mario M. Cuomo BridgeThose who take the Tappan Zee Express bus have several legs to their commute and they're pleading for bus-only lanes on the new bridge.
Rockland Homeowners Caught Renting Out Backyard Pools Could Face Steep FinesWould you let strangers use your backyard pool? Some homeowners are doing it to make extra cash.
Westchester, Rockland Counties Preparing For Major Winter StormThe snow is expected to begin late Monday night with the heaviest snowfall set to start Tuesday morning.
Construction Crane Collapses Onto Tappan Zee Bridge; One Lane Seriously DamagedGov. Andrew Cuomo said it was miraculous that a catastrophe was averted when a giant construction crane collapsed Tuesday onto the Tappan Zee Bridge.
Rockland County Executive Plans To Fight Oil Pipeline ProposalPilgrim Pipeline has made a formal application in New York for a subterranean dual conduit for crude oil and refined product between Albany and Linden, New Jersey.
Rockland County Urges Residents To Conserve WaterRockland County Executive Ed Day is pleading with residents to conserve water voluntarily.
Rockland County Looks To Crack Down On Illegally Divided HomesThe county is trying a new tactic by having the county Health Department target violations.
NTSB Calls For Safety Upgrades To Oil TrainsOil trains are rumbling down the tracks in big numbers thanks to fracking out west and the NTSB says the tanker cars are an accident waiting to happen.
Rockland County Executive Presses Albany For East Ramapo Schools MonitorExecutive Ed Day says the financially troubled school district is failing and losing children to the penal system.
West Virginia Oil Train Derailment Sparks Fears Along Rail Lines In Bergen, Rockland CountiesThe accident is raising concerns in Rockland and Bergen counties, where the same cars rumble past homes and businesses just about every day.
Westchester, Rockland Officials Defend Travel BanBut Rockland County Executive Ed Day said when he woke up to just 2 inches of snow at his house, he would have liked to have had the power to lift the travel ban locally.
Conditions Go Downhill As Blizzard Swoops Into North Suburban CountiesWestchester and Rockland counties have their emergency operations centers up and running and are in touch with the state, utilities and mass transit.