LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Sheriff Falco to Ed Day – Politics Aside, Let’s Work Together

To the Editor: Rockland County Executive Ed Day issued a statement criticizing me for submitting a renewal of a lease for the Hasty Hills Stables, for use by the Sheriff’s Mounted Unit. The request for renewal was submitted on January 8, 2015, following the normal procedure,...
Posted On Aug 01 2015

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Iran Deal is “blasphemy”

July 15, 2015 Letter to the Editor: In the wake of this week’s signing of the Iran Nuclear Accord, I was immediately reminded of these wise words: “Sanctions and negotiations can be very ineffective, and indeed foolish, unless the people you are talking with and negotiating with...
Posted On Jul 16 2015

Ballard’s Bardonia Blunder

Clarkstown Superintendent of Highways Wayne Ballard says his most important qualification for the elected position he holds is “my engineering degree“. He makes sure every person he meets knows about his schooling, and he continuously touts “my engineering...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: NY State School Boards Pool Policy Explained

March 24, 2015 To the editor: It has come to my attention that a letter, written by Ms. Julie Globus, to this publication referred to information provided by the New York State School Boards (NYSSBA) in A Pool, A Board of Education, A House of Cards (dated March 20, 2015). I am...
Posted On Jun 10 2015

Sheriff Falco Says Opponent’s “Inflammatory” Video Is “Specious”

To the Editor, The Office of Sheriff, is the only elected law enforcement official in America. In 2011, I was given the honor and privilege of being elected the 50th Sheriff of Rockland County, on a promise to be the Sheriff of all the people of Rockland County. To me, that means...
Posted On Jun 06 2015

Republican Legislator Hofstein Expresses Disappointment Over Actions Concerning Illegal Housing And Volunteer Firefighters’ Safety

To: Editor Rockland Voice From: Rockland County Legislator Lon Hofstein Subject: Slum Landlords and Rockland County’s Volunteer Firefighters The Multi-Services Committee of the Rockland County Legislature met on Tuesday, May 26th 2015. One item up for discussion was a...
Posted On Jun 01 2015

School Leaders Oppose Cuomo’s Education Reforms

To: Editor Rockland Voice From: Tamara Bierker – Clarkstown Central School District Board Member On May 28th, 2015 I attended the Press Conference held at Harrison High School in the Harrison Central School District. The conference was held to repudiate the false narrative...
Posted On Jun 01 2015

Why I Am Running For A Seat On The Clarkstown Town Board

To: Editor of Rockland Voice From: John Noto – Candidate for Clarkstown Town Board I believe that every person goes through life with the goal of making a difference in some way. We strive to provide a better life for our families. We choose our homes based on the quality...
Posted On Apr 11 2015

Let’s Put Things About Anellotech into Perspective

Rockland Voice Letter to the Editor By David Sudolsky, President and CEO, Anellotech Let’s Put Things About Anellotech into Perspective Mark Twain once said: “Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as you please.” So let me set the facts straight to correct some...
Posted On Apr 10 2015

‘The Jew in Rockland’ is a “Shanda”

    Letter to Editor of Rockland Voice From County Legislator Lon Hofstein While viewing the video ‘The Jew In Rockland’ one word kept popping into my mind over and over again. The word was “shanda,” which is a Yiddish word for shame. I found everything about the video...
Posted On Apr 07 2015