Once Upon A Town by Christine Benjamin

  This is an Op-Ed opinion article. Written with the intent to begin a dialogue with the community of the Town of Ramapo. The residents of the Town of Ramapo have harbored questions and doubts regarding the leadership of the Town Supervisor and Town Board, questions that...

Rockland County Republican Committee Petition Shenanigans

 The Ramapo Republican Committee Chairman, Mike Dolan, talked one of his Committeemen, Marino Fontana, into taking the Notary test for the sole purpose of collecting petition signatures for the Conservative and Independence lines.  Others who declined to take the Notary test now...
Posted On Jun 30 2014

NEWS: Brian Miele Case – Judge says Statements were “Fruit from the Poison Tree”

Ramapo School official, Brian Miele, 61, the district’s former assistant superintendent for human resources, was accused of doctoring records on teachers’ education and professional development credits — including those of his wife and daughter — that qualified them...
Posted On Jun 05 2014

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

Charles Falciglia’s open letter on behalf of the taxpayers of Ramapo

The following was written by former Village of Suffern Trustee Falciglia on behalf of the taxpayers of Ramapo: Charles Falciglia 14 Sagamore Avenue Suffern, New York 10901 Mr. Andrew E. Krause Assistant U.S. Attorney 86 Chambers Street 3rd Floor New York, New York 10007 Re:...
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