County Lifts Stage II Water Emergency

County Lifts Stage II Water Emergency

In the wake of a rainy week and Tuesday’s torrential downpour, County Executive Ed Day and Commissioner of Health Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert have lifted the Modified Stage II Water Emergency, effective immediately. Emergency conditions were originally put in place Thursday 8/18/2022 and established a number of restrictions on water use. Fortunately, those limitations have […]

Wonder Girls to Award Scholarship at Second Annual Fitness Fundraiser

Wonder Girls to Award Scholarship at Second Annual Fitness Fundraiser

Conceived during the Covid-19 Pandemic by two local moms, Wonder Girls’ mission to build confidence, leadership, commu- nity and business skills has been embraced as an important part of the Rockland/Bergen community. As it readies to host its Second Annual Wonder Girls Wellness Day Fitness Fundraiser at Orangeburg’s Varsity House on Saturday, September 23, Wonder […]

County Unclear On Hi Tor Shelter Replacement

County Unclear On  Hi Tor Shelter Replacement

Although the multi-town initiative to replace the dilapidated Hi-Tor animal shelter in Pomona was scrapped, the 50-year-old shelter demands that the $475,000 raised toward the project be reimbursed. However, it is unclear whether that money will be reabsorbed into Rockland County’s coffers as Rockland Green’s Chairman Howard Phillips and his coalition of town supervisors have […]

Can You Drive With a Medical Marijuana Card in Missouri?

Can You Drive With a Medical Marijuana Card in Missouri?

Amendment two, passed in 2018, legalized medical marijuana in Missouri. The amendment allows people with a debilitating medical condition to get a state-issued ID card to buy and use marijuana for medicinal purposes. However, there is still some confusion about whether or not it is legal to drive with a medical marijuana card in Missouri. […]