Rockland County District Attorney’s Office Detective Cyril Kerr has received the certified fraud examiner credential from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Kerr, a member of the District Attorney’s Office Special Investigations Unit, met the ACFE’s character, experience and education requirements for the credential, according to District Attorney Thomas Zugibe…. Read More →
Trench Rescue: A worker was pulled alive from a trench at a home on Germonds Road in New City after being trapped under ground for more than two hours, Nov. 23, 2012. ( Video by Peter Carr / LoHud.com) See photos of the worker being rescued from a trench
Taralain Charlot, 5, of Spring Valley wears a hair net so she could help serve food at a pre-Thanksgiving dinner held by the New Generation Church of God in Christ in Spring Valley. The dinner was served at the Ramapo Cultural Arts Center.
Pearl River’s Brian Cook and Nanuet’s Megan Young compete in the Federation cross country championships at Bowdoin Park in Wappingers Falls. ( Video by Peter Carr / The Journal News ) See photos of the Federation cross country championships
Daisy Troop No. 40345 of Tappan showed its appreciation for the hard-working utility crews who came from Texas to restore power after Superstorm Sandy by making them sandwiches recently. All are kindergartners at William O. Schaeffer Elementary School in Tappan. At right: Greeting the utility workers are Ashlyn Tierney and… Read More →
Nyack’s Nicole Ciavarella wins the 100-yard breaststroke at the Section 1 swimming championships, breaking a 12 year old record. See photos from the Section 1 swimming championships
Some schools postponed their fall shows after losing a week of rehearsal (thanks to Superstorm Sandy) and another day of rehearsal (thanks to the Nor’easter). But not Tappan Zee High School where, tonight, “Robin Hood” opens without delay. Tonight and tomorrow at 8 p.m. in the TZ High School auditorium… Read More →
Congresswoman Nita Lowey, left, Dolores Raymond of Spring Valley and Khalia Carter of Congers cheer for President Obama at Town and Country Caterers in Congers, where Rockland Democrats gathered to watch the election returns.
Employees from the Rockland County office of The Journal News volunteer at the Meals on Wheels Senior Center in Nanuet as part of Make a Difference Day.
North Rockland goalie Steven Hegner grabs the ball before Mamaroneck’s Alex Dick (11) can get a head on it during their Class AA boys soccer quarterfinal at North Rockland. North Rockland won 1-0. See more photos of Mamaroneck at North Rockland soccer