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Rockland primary final count: 3 takeaways

The final count of absentee ballots and affidavits in local primaries was announced Friday by the Rockland Board of Elections, and the results changed the shape of several races this fall. Here's a few takeaways from the final count.County executive The takeaway: Rockland County Executive Ed Day, wh

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 18:49:12

Rockland changes to flu vaccine program, holds clinics this fall

Changes to Rockland County's flu vaccine program intended to make it easier for more people to get vaccinated were announced Friday. County Executive Ed Day made the announcement during a flu clinic held in Spring Valley. He also introduced Dr. Maria Cecilia Mosquera as director of the county's Cent

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 20:54:07

Worldwide Community First Responder, Sixth-Anniversary

BY JONATHAN CALIXTE Worldwide Community First Responder, will be hosting its sixth-anniversary fundraising gala. Founder and president, Jackie Cassagnol are looking very forward to for the event. Many people are shocked that WCFR lasted this long, however, Cassagnol is not. "Some people are shocked

ROCKLANDTIMES.COM - 2017-09-22 13:15:20

In Case You Missed It: 10 big stories from this week

This week was a big one for sports, shopping and social issues. Debate swirled around controversial safety net expansions at baseball stadiums once more after a foul ball struck a young girl at Yankees game, Wegmans gave a sneak peak of their new Montvale store before their Sunday grand opening and

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 19:45:05

Annual Action Against Hunger Food Drive coming Sunday

Our investigative series on New Jersey Transit continues, Wegmans opens in Montvale, and the Jets host the Dolphins in their home opener - all in "7 things to know this weekend in New Jersey." John C. Ensslin The 26th annual Action Against Hunger Food Drive is scheduled for Sunday. "As we kick off

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 23:56:45

New Wegmans store to open in New Jersey this weekend

A town in New Jersey is rolling out the welcome mat for Wegmans. The popular grocery store chain opens its latest store this Sunday (Sept. 24) in Montvale in Bergen County. The new store will employ 500 people -- 450 of whom are new to the company. Employees have spent the last several months traini

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-22 21:05:24

A Taste of Rockland: Signature dishes from 40 restaurants

A Taste of Rockland, highlighting signature dishes from more than 40 area restaurants, returns for its 22nd year on Monday, Sept. 25. This year's fundraiser for The Arc Rockland takes place at the Pearl River Hilton, 500 Veterans Memorial Drive. Doors open at 6 p.m. Rockland County native Rebecca M

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 22:11:04

Paterson, NJ mayor pleads guilty to corruption charges

PATERSON, N.J. - A New Jersey mayor has pleaded guilty to corruption charges, which means he will be forced to step down from his job. Jose "Joey" Torres The Bergen Record says Jose "Joey" Torres made the decision Friday, after months of saying he was innocent. Torres and three city public works off

PIX11.COM - 2017-09-23 00:55:42

Take a look inside the new Montvale Wegmans

MONTVALE - Wegmans fanatics rejoice! Bergen County's first store is almost here and The Record and NorthJersey.com got a sneak peak Friday at everything shoppers can expect when the store opens at 7 a.m. Sunday. Thousands of customers are expected to visit the supermarket, which has a cult-like foll

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 17:47:49

5 reasons Wegmans Montvale is worth the trip

Wegmans is getting ready to open Sunday and our sneak peak Friday at this 108,000-square-foot mega-market was pretty impressive. No, Wegmans is not heaven on earth (Sorry Wegmaniacs.) It's a supermarket like many other supermarkets, and their job is to sell you products. But they know how to build i

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 16:59:02

Wegmans: Sneak a peek of new Montvale store before it opens

The day is finally here - almost. Those eager to start shopping at the new Wegmans in Montvale will have to wait until the store opens on Sunday at 7 a.m. (Montvale Mayor Mike Ghassali has already shot down the prospect of camping out ahead of the opening.) If you can't wait until then to see the ne

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 14:38:35

New City: Pedestrian dies after being hit by car

There are a few roadwork projects scheduled this week in Rockland and Westchester counties on Routes 9D, 9W, 17 and 45, as well as the Palisades Interstate Parkway, according to 511ny.org. Video by Christopher J. Eberhat/The Journal News/lohud.com Wochit A pedestrian was killed after being hit by a

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-23 00:10:49

Making an Impact in Rockland: Roxanne Watson

In May 2006, Roxanne Watson suffered a silent heart attack. It wasn't until June 2006 when she finally went to Nyack Hospital that she was told she had suffered a heart attack six weeks prior. Roxanne immediately began cardiac care in Rockland. Over the next two years, after many ER visits to all th

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 18:50:58

Proposed Ramsey gun range site getting new tenant

RAMSEY - The proposed site of a controversial indoor firing range will instead be a vehicle service center, a representative for the new tenant confirmed this week. Ramsey Auto Group has leased the 60,620-square-foot Spring Street building, the company's director of operations, Frank Minervini, told

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 10:04:04

Guadagno Stands By Rendo Despite Federal Investigation in Woodcliff Lake

Carlos Rendo and Kim Guadagno. Alyana Alfaro for Observer Republican gubernatorial candidate Kim Guadagno on Friday said that she has "complete confidence" in her running mate Carlos Rendo despite allegations of religious discrimination in Woodcliff Lake, the Bergen County community where he is mayo

OBSERVER - 2017-09-22 21:01:57

Feds probe Woodcliff Lake over possible religious land-use law violations

TRENTON - Federal investigators are looking into whether a New Jersey town whose Republican mayor is running for lieutenant governor violated a religious land-use law. The Associated Press obtained a copy of a June 16 letter in which the U.S. attorney's office for New Jersey tells Woodcliff Lake May

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 16:11:39

Man charged with 'strict liability' in woman's drug overdose death

WEST MILFORD - A Paterson man has been charged in the death of a West Milford woman who overdosed on drugs he sold her, authorities said Thursday. Cleveland D. Spencer, 26, is charged in the death of Maryann McKinnon, 33, who was found unconscious and unresponsive June 2 in her home on Freehold Cour

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 12:36:29

Paterson hires law firm to sue drug manufacturers and distributors

The city has retained a law firm to take on drug companies that it alleges are responsible for the raging drug epidemic in the streets of Paterson, announced mayor Jose "Joey" Torres on Friday afternoon. Connecticut-based Scott & Scott has been retained to represent the city in litigation against ph

PATERSONTIMES.COM - 2017-09-22 13:20:29

Author Harlan Coben thinks his characters have 'Jersey wise-ass sensibility'

There's no rest for author Harlan Coben, but he doesn't seem to mind. For years, he's been churning out one page-turner after another, to the delight of mystery and suspense fans around the world. He'll be discussing his latest novel, "Don't Let Go" (Dutton/Penguin Random House) on Sept. 25 at the

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 09:47:02

Embattled Paterson Mayor, City Workers in Plea Talks With Prosecutors

The embattled mayor of one of New Jersey's largest cities is nearing a plea deal in a corruption case sparked by an I-Team investigation in 2016. Defense lawyers for Jose "Joey" Torres, the mayor of New Jersey's third largest city, and the three city workers embroiled in the scandal said Friday aft

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-22 18:37:41