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NJT Changes to Rockland Lines and Fares

According to officials with New Jersey Transit, plans are in the are in the works to cut services on certain lines. Officials stated that the proposal includes a rate hike of 9% for all fares, which would take effect on October 1, as well as the removal of the 12:45 AM train on the Pascack […]

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$967 Million Loan Approved To Implement Rail Safety Technology

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the Federal Railroad Administration’s approval of a $967 million loan to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority for positive train control technology to be implemented on the Long Island Rail Road as well as Metro North commuter rail lines. The MTA must repay the largest loan approved by the FRA over 22½ years […]

NJT Changes to Rockland Lines and Fares

According to officials with New Jersey Transit, plans are in the are in the works to cut services on certain lines. Officials stated that the proposal includes a rate hike of 9% for all fares, which would take effect on October 1, as well as the removal of the 12:45 AM train on the Pascack […]

Sparaco Jail Time Begins This Weekend

The Journal News reported the sentencing of Rockland County Legislator Frank Sparaco today for felony charges from November of last year to filing false nominating petitions. Sparaco plead guilty to filing petitions for individuals including his family members to fill vacancies on the Clarkstown Republican Party and was sentenced to serve eight weekends in jail […]

Alicea Arraignment Postponed

Officials are reporting that the arraignment of Steven Alicea of Congers has been postponed on account of his ongoing psychiatric testing upstate. Alicea was charged in the death of his father Ismael Alicea after police responded to their family home on April 13 to find Ismael beaten nearby his blood-covered son. Alicea is rescheduled to […]

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DID YOU KNOW?

The new WRCR AM-1700 will be broadcasting in standard analog AM, combined with the new digital, crystal clear HD Radio, on the same channel, AM-1700. What does it mean to you? If you listen in HD, it means clear, crisp audio on AM, which sounds better than satellite radio and is close to FM-quality. It […]

COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

Volunteers Needed For County Emergency Drill on May 5

Do you want to help your Health Department and our community be better able to respond to an emergency? You can volunteer for an emergency preparedness drill that will simulate a local emergency response to a large-scale public health emergency event, such as a bio-terrorist attack or a pandemic (a sudden, widespread disease outbreak). Rockland […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Sport is a 3-yr old male Labrador/Pit Bull Mix who came to the shelter as a stray. Sport was found tethered to a tree. A pleasant dog with a sweet temperament, he is an excellent walker. He knows and executes his commands and loves to take long walks. Sport is good with dogs but it will depend on the other dog. He is not good with cats. Because sport is active he needs a home with kids who can handle his energy.

Adoptable Pets 4-23-15

Thank you to our sponsor HealthSav located at 7 Elmwood Drive in New City! You can contact them at (914)643-3663 or visit their website at www.healthsav.com. For more information in adopting, donating, or volunteering contact Hi Tor Animal Care Center, 65 Fireman’s Memorial Drive in Pomona at (845)354-7900 or visit www.hitor.org.

Ice is a 3-year old female pit bull mix who was surrendered to the shelter. The fact that ice does not do well with other dogs or cats means she should be the only pet in the house. Ice is Friendly, outgoing, loves people and wants to please. She is on the active side so will need a house with kids that can handle her energy. She is housebroken.

Adoptable Pets 4-16-15

Thank you to our sponsor HealthSav located at 7 Elmwood Drive in New City! You can contact them at (914)643-3663 or visit their website at www.healthsav.com. For more information in adopting, donating, or volunteering contact Hi Tor Animal Care Center, 65 Fireman’s Memorial Drive in Pomona at (845)354-7900 or visit www.hitor.org.

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