Day Bites Budget Bullet

This morning County Executive Ed Day released a $772 million 2015 budget in a press conference at the New City Library saying that he would “lay out an aggressive plan that attacks the deficit and leads to financial stability and that he was holding the budget release not...

Latino National Republican Coalition of New York State endorses Rob Astorino For Governor

POLITICAL ANALYSIS: The Latino National Republican Coalition of New York State is a nationally chartered political organization, operating completely independent of the Republican Party establishment and their extending county committees;  have endorsed Rob Astorino for New York...
Posted On Oct 11 2014

When Life Throws A ‘Curve Ball’

I have been knocking on doors and meeting people at shopping centers and various events as I seek election in District # 5 to the Rockland County Legislature seat formerly held by County Executive, Ed Day.  I am pleased to say that I have Ed’s full support and the response to my...

The Congressional Dodger

Nita Lowey is dodging an October debate at the Gracepoint Gospel Fellowship Church in New City where WRCR hosted a very successful debate between Ed Day and David Fried during the election for County Executive last year. The Chris Day campaign was contacted two weeks ago by a...

Legislature Candidate Kantrowitz Open to Debate Qualifications

Barry Kantrowitz currently represents Rockland County’s 5th Legislative District.  He was appointed to fill the seat vacated by Ed Day upon his election to the office of County Executive, Mr. Kantrowitz serves for the interim until a formal election takes place in November. Mr....

Disloyalty: the New Buzz Word in Politics

by Jeanine Vecchiarelli June 13, 2014 Conservative people have increasingly trod lightly around issues about which they feel passionate because they fear being labeled with terms such as “racist” or “extremist.”  The word “disloyal” has now been added to the Lexicon of Dread, as...

Citizens of Rockland to Rally Against Slaughterhouse

New Square received a $1.6 million grant from New York’s Empire State Development fund to help build a slaughterhouse opposite Rovitz Place in New Hempstead despite the fact that the project has not received approval from the county or town-planning departments. Recently the...

Rockland Voters abandon both Parties

Emerging Trend: The new ‘Preserve Rockland’ ballot line acted as a counter-weight to the Republican, Democrat and other minority ballot lines in the last election.  The minority lines, Conservative, Independence, and Working Families were all but nullified as Ed Day...
Posted On May 28 2014

Zebrowski To Sparaco – “No, Thank You!”

Rockland Voice has learned from several sources that NYS Assemblyman Democrat Ken Zebrowski shown above has turned down the opportunity to run on the Independence Party line for re-election this November. Zebrowski was approached in a telephone call by none other than self-styled...

When Politicians ‘Go Out On A Limb’ …..

County Legislator Sparaco went on a surreptitious videotaping spree hoping to prove corruption in the Town of Clarkstown but instead he ended up with a defamation lawsuit which ensnared those who cohorted with him including his mentor, the fast-fading Rockland County GOP...