FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Rockland’s Latino GOP Endorse Trump For President

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALL PRESS OUTLETS April 4, 2016 ROCKLAND COUNTY, NEW YORK CONTACT: Joe Ciardullo  914 760-5137 or LNRC RC Chairman 914 329-0338   The membership of the Latino National Republican Coalition of Rockland County have voted to endorse Mr. Donald J. Trump for...
Posted On Apr 04 2016

Financial Outlook For Clarkstown Improving With Outlook Positive

Speaking on WRCR AM 1700 on Monday, March 28, 2016, Clarkstown Town Supervisor George Hoehmann reported that the Town has been able to refinance two years of bond debt at substantially lower interest rates and that the danger of any further downgrade in the Town’s bond...
Posted On Mar 29 2016

The Clarkstown Democratic Party – Has It Lost Its Way?

Why I Resigned From the Clarkstown Democratic Executive Committee Sandra Siegel, Former Recording Secretary Clarkstown Democratic Executive Committee I would like to announce publicly that I have resigned from my position on the Clarkstown Democratic Executive Committee, where I...
Posted On Mar 12 2016

Further Commentary On The Cost Of Water In Rockland County

In an article on February 28, 2016 in the Journal News – ‘Rockland water bills could rise $8 a month under request‘ – we learn that our local water company, Suez/United Water wants to recoup $54M for failed desalination plan. Water bills for most Rockland...
Posted On Mar 02 2016

To All The Children Lost in ‘Neverland’, Perhaps There Is A Peter Pan!

To The Children of East Ramapo, both Public and Private School Students; To Many ultra-Orthodox Children Relegated to Silence; While You May be Lost in Neverland, Perhaps there is a Peter Pan! Subject: Finding Peter Pan – Part 1 By: Julie Globus Child of Cultural...
Posted On Mar 02 2016

The Cost Of Water In Rockland County

In an article on February 28, 2016 in the Journal News – ‘Rockland water bills could rise $8 a month under request‘ – we learn that our local water company, Suez/United Water wants to recoup $54M for failed desalination plan. Water bills for most Rockland...
Posted On Feb 29 2016

THE (BL)END Game

THE (BL)END GAME by Rockland County Legislator Charles Falciglia Many people have asked me to respond to the comments of Dov Hikind regarding his recent statements regarding Anti-Semitism in Rockland County and those directed at Legislator Laurie Santulli, who I sit next to in...
Posted On Feb 16 2016

‘Chuztpah’ Is The Word!

Chuztpah: A Yiddish word derived from the Hebrew word ḥutspâ (חֻצְפָּה), meaning “insolence“, “cheek” or “audacity“. To: Editor Rockland Voice From: Legislator Lon M. Hofstein Recently, students attending a Global Studies class at Clarkstown...
Posted On Feb 15 2016

Open Letter To Legislator Wieder – Anti-Semitism: A Label Used As Shield Against Scrutiny

‘Anti-Semitism: A Label Too Often Used As A Shield To Fight Off Scrutiny’ By Julie D. Globus Child of Cultural Yiddishkeit an Attorney, an Advocate and a Mother This letter addresses comments made by Legislator Wieder in a speech made to the Rockland County...
Posted On Feb 10 2016

This ‘Dov’ Does Not Symbolize Peace

This ‘Dov’ Does Not Symbolize Peace Pete Bradley Congers Resident & Preserve Rockland Member Brooklyn politician Dov Hikind is at it again! A few months ago, he traveled from Brooklyn to Rockland County to host a dubious press conference in which he declared that...
Posted On Feb 06 2016