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

Here We Go Again Back To The Twilight Zone!

Rockland County is now under Drought Emergency. A long standing problem has been in the hands of our government and there are no solutions in sight. Politicians and Environmental Groups continue to interfere with the private sector by politicizing the very real problems of our...
Posted On Jul 24 2016

Young College Grad Questions Political Correctness

Young America in the Face of Political Correctness by Kevin Kelly Being 27 years old and a recent college grad, I worry about the sort of impression that my fellow young Americans are getting from heavy-handed political correctness. People confuse that for simple decency. They...
Posted On Jul 04 2016

Are Taxpayers’ Funds Being Wasted With Rental Of Felix Festa School Pool?

To: Editor Rockland Voice From: Julie Globus Subject: Are taxpayer dollars being wasted by ill-conceived practices associated with the rental of the Felix Festa Middle School pool as the facility slowly deteriorates? Over the course of the last six years, the taxpayers of the...
Posted On Jun 02 2016

Talk From Elected Officials Is Cheap – We Need Proactive Steps To Preserve Orangetown

Letter to Editor of Rockland Voice Talk from Elected Officials is Cheap We Need Proactive Steps to Preserve Orangetown by Chris Day The recent combination of Supervisor Stewart’s column extolling the virtues of his administration and the recent “no knock” law and a brief comment...
Posted On May 24 2016