Rockland County

Rockland County Launches ARPA Grant to Enhance Food Security for Nonprofits

County Executive Ed Day and County Legislature Chairman Jay Hood Jr. have unveiled a new initiative aimed at supporting non-profit organizations. The Food Security...

Rockland County District Attorney Announces Indictment of Stony Point Man on Charges Including Second-Degree Murder and Arson

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas E. Walsh II announced today the arraignment of Robert Rodriguez, 36 of Stony Point, New York following an indictment by...

Rockland County Benefits from New York State’s Environmental Grants

Among the various initiatives supported by the recent announcement of over $1.8 million in grants from New York State for Hudson River Valley environmental...

Rockland County Invests in Firefighter and Emergency Preparedness with New Grants

Rockland County has taken a significant step towards strengthening its emergency response infrastructure with the approval of substantial grant funding. Announced by County Executive...

Congressman Lawler Leads Congressional Hearing on Housing Affordability in Rockland County

Congressman Mike Lawler, representing New York's 17th District, spearheaded a field hearing of the Financial Services Committee. This pivotal session, aimed at dissecting the...

New Underground Power Line Approved to Boost Rockland County’s Electric Grid and Support Economic Growth

The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) has given the green light to a major infrastructure project in Rockland County. The Commission announced...

Queens Man Charged in Fatal Bronx Crash That Killed Rockland Teen and Brooklyn Adult

A fatal crash in the Bronx has led to charges against Enrique Lopez, 23, of Queens, following the deaths of a teenager from Rockland...

TOR Announces Presidents’ Day Transit Adjustments for February 19th

In observance of Presidents' Day on Monday, February 19, 2024, there will be significant adjustments to the transit schedule across the region. The Rockland...

HORRIFIC TRAGEDY: 5-Year-Old Girl Struck And Killed By School Bus In Spring Valley

A 5-year-old girl was struck by a Satmar school bus that had just dropped her off outside her home in Spring Valley on Friday,...

New York’s 17th District Remains Unchanged After Redistricting Commission Vote

In a significant development for New York politics, Congressman Mike Lawler praised the decision of the NY Independent Redistricting Commission to advance a Congressional...

Attorney General Letitia James Hosts Roundtable Discussion in Rockland to Combat Antisemitism and Promote Community Safety

Attorney General Letitia James convened a roundtable discussion with Jewish leadership and local elected officials in Rockland County, aiming to address critical issues impacting...

Chaverim Of Rockland Introduces Innovative Camera Initiative to Boost Rockland County’s Security

In a pioneering move aimed at enhancing the safety and security of Rockland County, Chaverim has announced the launch of a new camera initiative...

Snowstorm Hits Rockland County: Latest on Road Conditions, Closures, Incidents, Live Updates, Photos, and Videos

A significant snowstorm has hit Rockland County, causing unsafe road conditions. Officials ask the public to avoid unnecessary travel, to aid snow removal efforts...

STAY OFF THE ROADS: Major Winter Storm to Impact Rockland County, Schools Closed

In response to an imminent major winter storm expected to deliver 8 to 11 inches of snow, Rockland County officials are urging residents to...

O&R Mobilizes Emergency Crews Ahead of Snowstorm: Urges Public Safety and Outage Reporting

Orange and Rockland Utilities is preparing to mobilize its emergency response workforce to repair potential damage and restore possible power outages that could result...

Winter Storm Watch: Rockland County Braces for Up to 10 Inches of Snow

Rockland County is set to face a severe snowstorm, as the National Weather Service issues a Winter Storm Watch from late Monday night to...

Rockland County Secures Over $24 Million in Federal Funding for Public Transportation Expansion and Upgrades

Rockland County has secured a significant federal grant of $24,561,914 from the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Transit Administration, announced by County Executive Ed...

Agudath Israel Advocates for Jewish School Safety and Funding in Albany Amid Rising Antisemitism {PHOTOS}

Tuesday marked the beginning of Agudath Israel of America’s Albany advocacy day series with a delegation from the Hudson Valley region visiting the State...

Rockland County Faces Sales Tax Decline in 2023, Bucking Regional Trend

Rockland County experienced a surprising decline in sales tax revenue in 2023, marking its first drop since the COVID-19 pandemic began. According to the...

Rockland County Legislators Engage in Informative Visit to Sheriff’s Office Operations

Rockland County Legislators Jesse Malowitz, Beth Davidson, Dana Stilley, and Paul Cleary were hosted by Sheriff Louis Falco and his team at the Rockland...