Megan Leavey: One of Our Own

I’m not usually one to heap praise on big Hollywood productions. But I can’t help but feel proud of one of the top movies in theaters across the nation right now: “Megan Leavey.” This true story of a young woman from Valley Cottage whom I have had the...

The Greatest Generation

There’s a reason we call them “the Greatest Generation.” The men – and women – who grew up during the Great Depression and entered adulthood just in time to fight in World War II. They saved the world and laid the groundwork for the freedom and...

A Hero Gone

Rockland said goodbye yesterday to another hero as we buried a 28-year-old Army sergeant from Wesley Hills. James Morrison graduated from Ramapo High School and had been a member of the Hillcrest Volunteer Fire Department. Then he volunteered to serve his country. Sgt....