A Nation Divided? – How Rockland County Voted

  A Nation Divided – How Rockland County Voted By Elijah Reichlin-Melnick https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-l05s2o26AnWUdlVXczLUlnbmc/view Dear Editor: Election Day 2016 revealed a nation divided. Hillary Clinton won about 1.5 million votes more than Trump, b...
Posted On Nov 21 2016

+500 Undeterred by Downpour at Rockland Trump Rally Sunday

Rhodes North Tavern in Sloatsburg, Rockland County, New York had over 500 Trump For President supporters from a variety of backgrounds and locations, Sunday, 30 October 2016. Undeterred by a monumental downpour rainstorm these highly spirited and motivated activist took it all in...
Posted On Oct 31 2016

Reducing the Tax Burden On Clarkstown Families and Preserving Their Quality of Life

To: The Editors Of Rockland Voice From: Councilwoman Adrienne Carey Subject: Reducing the Tax Burden On Clarkstown Families and Preserving Their Quality of Life Wow! A zero percent (0%) property tax increase for Clarkstown next year! It almost doesn’t sound real, but as a...
Posted On Oct 23 2016

Dear Ramapo: We Need To Talk!

  Dear Ramapo: We need to talk! We’ve been together a long time now. We started out together with so much in common and love in our hearts towards one another. However, there can be no denying that lately we’ve been drifting apart in our political marriage. It...
Posted On Sep 17 2016

Orangetown: ‘PLAYING FOR KEEPS!’

To:  Editor Rockland Voice From: Peter Bradley Subject: Orangetown is PLAYING FOR KEEPS! Dear Citizens of Orangetown: Last Tuesday you guys heavily and decidedly laid down the gauntlet against the prospect of bloc-controlled politicians being your elected representatives. Your...
Posted On Sep 17 2016

Nothing Can Be Further From The Truth

To: Editor Rockland Voice From: Thomas Gulla – Candidate for New York State Assembly 97th District Re: Editorial ‘Of Primary Importance To Preserving Orangetown And Ramapo I read Mr. Gillies’ editorial ‘Of Primary Importance To Preserving Orangetown And...
Posted On Sep 11 2016

Sheriff Falco – The Tyrant In The Tombs?

The Editor Rockland Voice September 1, 2016 Dear Editor: We wish to direct your attention to the photo above which was taken during the 2015 election cycle. The people in the photo were surrounding Chief Richard Vasquez as he made the announcement that he was a candidate in the...
Posted On Sep 04 2016

Attention! Inspector General On Deck

Attention!  Inspector General On Deck by County Legislator Charles Falciglia We all remember the two scenes from the movie, A Few Good Men, where Lance Corporal Harold Dawson refused to salute Lieutenant Daniel Kaffee, his attorney, as protocol requires when an officer enters or...
Posted On Aug 27 2016

A Tale Of Two Towns – Ramapo And Clarkstown

A Tale Of Two Towns County Legislator Lon Hofstein Certain members of the Rockland County Legislature have dedicated a great deal of time to the recent disciplinary hearing pending over the actions of Clarkstown Police Chief, Michael Sullivan. At the last session of the Rockland...
Posted On Aug 09 2016

Former NYS Attorney General To Be Appointed As Hearing Officer In The Sullivan Disciplinary Case

In a press release issued this afternoon by the Town of Clarkstown a former New York State Attorney General is set to be appointed at the Town Board Meeting on Tuesday, August 9th to hear the charges against Chief Michael Sullivan. The press release reads as follows: FORMER NYS...
Posted On Aug 05 2016