Stories From Main Street: Vanderhoef Looks Back On 5 Terms As Rockland County ExecutiveRepublican 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.
Republican Ed Day Elected Rockland County ExecutiveDay, a Republican, defeated Democrat David Fried for the seat, which had been held by C. Scott Vanderhoef for 20 years.
Rockland County To Impose Gas RestrictionsRockland County will issue a local emergency order restricting the amount of fuel that an individual can purchase at a gas station.
Vanderhoef Won't Seek Re-ElectionThe 64-year-old is New York State's longest-serving county executive. He made the announcement at his annual fundraiser before some 100 supporters Wednesday night.
WCBS 880 Special Series: Your Future Commute - Looking To The PastIt's commuter crunch time, and not just because people are back from vacation. This morning, we begin a week-long look at Your Future Commute. But to look ahead, we have to look back.
NYMTC Approves Plan For New Tappan Zee BridgeUnder the current proposal, the bridge will have a dedicated bus lane during rush hours. Cuomo has agreed to the formation of a task force that will make mass transit recommendations within a year.
County Executives Endorse New Tappan Zee BridgeGov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to build a new Tappan Zee Bridge over the Hudson River got a big boost today.
Moody's Downgrades Rockland County Credit RatingRockland County, already in a struggle with its finances, has just been hit again, WCBS 880 Sean Adams reported.
County Executives Want More Information On Tappan Zee BridgeWestchester County and Rockland County executives want mass transit support to be an essential part of the bridge.
Rockland County Legislature Proposes To Save Some Services, Jobs But Raise TaxesThe new budget, which was different from the one proposed by county executive Scott Vanderhoef, will save more than 500 jobs and keeps Summit Hospital open while restoring money to police programs and non-profit agencies.
Rockland County Executive Announces Budget That Raises Taxes, Cuts JobsRockland County's problems have been growing for some time.
Rockland Legislator Ed Day Continues Push To Lower Gas PricesRockland County residents know the road to cheap gas leads down south to New Jersey.
President Obama Greenlights Speeding Up New Tappan Zee Bridge ProjectThe White House says New York desperately needs a new bridge. President Barack Obama issued an executive order Tuesday clearing the way for a long-awaited Tappan Zee Bridge replacement.
Rockland County Takes Out $40 Million Emergency LoanRockland County is taking out an emergency loan to pay its bills.
President Obama Signs Irene Disaster Declaration For Upstate New York Counties President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in New York after Tropical Storm Irene, freeing up federal recovery funds.