Ancient Mystery: Was there a prehistoric advanced civilization?

Publishers Report: I was invited to view what are called “elongated ancient skulls” first hand. Many have seen TV shows and internet photos that claim them to be aliens, hybrids, angels, demons, a lost race, medical deformities, or ritual practice of skull binding....
Posted On Sep 23 2017

Student Leadership Spotlight: An Explorer of Dreams

Ms. Reshma Babukutty, is a double major student studying Biology and Psychology on a Pre-Med and Neuroscience Track at the University of Massachusetts. She is an evolving researcher who is mapping out the most complex, unexplored region on planet Earth, the human brain. Reshma...
Posted On Oct 10 2015

3-D Printing Lab: Inventors and Mad-Scientists Wanted

3D Printing is the latest cutting edge technology blazing a path to the future of manufacturing around the world.  In the Village of Haverstraw at the Rockland Community College building there is a 3D Printing Lab on the second floor.  This quiet village nestled near the Hudson...
Posted On Jul 31 2015

A Game Changer

Just last week, I was honored to stand with District Attorney Thomas Zugibe and Rockland BOCES District Superintendent Mary Jean Marsico to launch the Rockland County Partnership For Safe Youth, a new initiative designed to enhance the effectiveness of services for local...

2015 Clarkstown School Board Candidates Respond To Questionnaire

The following questions were asked of the seven candidates running for Clarkstown School Board.  Two candidates did not respond – Michael Aglialoro and Wendy Adolff.  School board election is on Tuesday May 19th. 1) Brief biography 2) Why are you running for School Board? 3) In...
Posted On May 15 2015

ROCKLAND VOICE PROFILE IN COURAGE AWARD: East Ramapo School Students

“In whatever arena of life one may meet the challenge of courage, whatever may be the sacrifices he faces if he follows his conscience – the loss of his friends, his fortune, his contentment, even the esteem of his fellow men – each man must decide for himself the course he will...
Posted On May 03 2015

Saving East Ramapo

Since before taking office as County Executive, one of my most heartfelt priorities has been to secure much-needed help for the children of the troubled East Ramapo Central School District. While county government does not have oversight of public school districts, I believe...

Questions for Clarkstown School Board Candidates

  The following questions were asked of the eight candidates running for Clarkstown School Board.  Two candidates did not respond – Phil Degatano and Jay Papp. 1) Brief biography 2) Why are you running for School Board? 3) In your opinion, what are the three biggest issues...

Clarkstown’s School Budget Under Tax Cap

“We would never have been able to develop a budget with over $6.2 million in reductions without the involvement of our community” School Board President, Mike Aglialoro On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 the voters of Clarkstown will be asked to approve their School Budget for...

Open Letter to Carlucci, Zebrowski and Jaffee

Subject: ERCSD Budget/Title I Funds/Art & Music May 09, 2014 Dear Senator Carlucci, Assemblyman Zebrowski and Assemblywoman Jaffee: A mailer was sent out to ERCSD households regarding the 2014-15 proposed school budget.  The document states that programing will be retained at...