November 20, 2018
Celebrate Safely This Holiday Season

County Executive Ed Day and Rockland County STOP-DWI & Traffic Safety Coordinator Leslie Berger remind residents to celebrate safely this holiday season. [Read More]

November 20, 2018
Hundreds of Items Repaired

County Executive Ed Day announced that the second Rockland Repair Café was a huge success. The event took place Saturday, November 10, 2018, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at North Rockland High School. The event paired Repair Coaches, who are neighbors with fix-it expertise, with people who brought in items to be fixed such as lamps, computers, clothing, frames, small appliances, wooden items, toys and electronics. [Read More]

November 20, 2018
Thanksgiving is Family Health History Day

While celebrating the holiday with your family, take time to talk about your family health history [Read More]

November 19, 2018
Metro-north Un-"fare" to Rockland Commuters

County Executive Ed Day received a response letter from Metro-North (MNR) President Catherine Rinaldi (see attached) containing yet another refusal to give West of Hudson riders a ten-percent fare reduction. After much advocacy for a fare reduction by local elected officials over the summer, NJ TRANSIT (NJT) announced a ten-percent discount on NJT rail fares for travel in November, December and January in acknowledgement of disrupted service due to ongoing PTC (Positive Train Control) installation. [Read More]

November 14, 2018
Dedication of Gulf War/war on Terror Monument

County Executive Ed Day took part in the dedication of the Rockland County Gulf War/War on Terror Monument on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at 12:00 PM in the afternoon at Haverstraw Bay County Park. The Monument is in honor of all those who served in the Gulf War and the War on Terror, and for those Rockland County residents that made the ultimate sacrifice for their country. [Read More]

November 14, 2018
Antibiotics Aren't Always the Answer

November 12th – 18th is U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week [Read More]

November 14, 2018
November is Diabetes Awareness Month

The perfect time to learn more about type 2 diabetes and how to prevent or delay the onset. [Read More]

November 13, 2018
Quit Smoking for the Great American Smokeout on November 15

If you can go one day without smoking, you're on the way to quitting for good! [Read More]

November 9, 2018
Health Department Announces Increased School Exclusions Due to Measles Outbreak

Change from 30% unvaccinated to 20% unvaccinated [Read More]

November 2, 2018
Time to Change Your Clocks and Check Your Emergency Supply Kit

Daylight Saving Time ends this Sunday, November 4. Remember to turn your clocks back one hour. This weekend is also a good time to check your emergency supply kit. [Read More]

November 1, 2018
Health Department Announces Additional Measles Vaccine Clinics

FREE measles, mumps, rubella vaccine being offered to Rockland community – another vaccine clinic added in Pomona on Monday, November 5 [Read More]

October 31, 2018
Health Department Announces Additional Measles Vaccine Clinics

FREE measles, mumps, rubella vaccine being offered to Rockland community [Read More]

October 30, 2018
Have a Safe and Fun Halloween

Halloween is one of the most enjoyable days of the year for the County's children, however parents and caregivers must be involved to make sure that Halloween is also safe [Read More]

October 30, 2018
Warming Center Resolution Signing

Rockland County Executive Ed Day has signed a resolution approving funding to Catholic Charities for the operation of a warming center for homeless single adults at the Dr. Robert L. Yeager Health Center in Pomona. [Read More]

October 29, 2018
Statement from County Executive Day

Statement from County Executive Day: We in Rockland stand against hatred and with our brothers and sister in Pittsburgh... [Read More]

October 23, 2018
Health Dept. Announces Additional Measles Vaccine Clinics

FREE measles, mumps, rubella vaccine being offered to Rockland community [Read More]

October 23, 2018
Need Health Insurance?

Get free information and in-person help to renew or apply for health insurance through the NY State of Health Marketplace at Finkelstein Library [Read More]

October 22, 2018
Rockland County Looking for Foster Families

County Executive Ed Day and Commissioner of Social Services Joan Silvestri announced that the County of Rockland will recognize November of 2018 as National Adoption Month. Each November, staff from the Rockland County Department of Social Services’ (DSS) Children’s Services Unit join with local Wendy’s franchisees to celebrate National Adoption Month to increase awareness of the need for foster families. This year, for the seventh year in a row, staff will be at Wendy’s in Nanuet and West Haverstraw to answer questions from residents interested in becoming foster/adoptive parents. [Read More]

October 19, 2018
October 21 - 27 is Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

Learn how to prevent lead poisoning’s serious health effects [Read More]

October 18, 2018
Housing Choice Voucher Program (section 8) Lottery Opens 10/29

County Executive Ed Day and Commissioner of Social Services Joan Silvestri announced that the Rockland County Department of Social Services (RCDSS) waiting list for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) will be open to the public on 6:00 AM, October 29, 2018, through 8:00 PM, November 11, 2018, with an on-line application process. [Read More]