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Meals on Wheels America receives 89% spike in meal requests

The Rockland County-based program was praised for obtaining a freezer semi-trailer to store prepared meals.

Rockland County freezes government hiring

"It goes without saying that these are challenging times," said County Executive Ed Day.

Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union gets OK to expand

The credit union can now include members based in Westchester, Rockland, Putnam and Sullivan Counties.

Rockland County withdraws from federal fair housing assistance program

"With this step forward we can now better focus on the needs of our diverse residents," County Executive Ed Day said.

Rockland County ends state of emergency on measles outbreak

The measles outbreak created disruptions at businesses across Rockland County that were identified as exposure sites for the transmittable virus.

Unhappy campers challenge Rockland County’s measles-reporting rules

The requirements, ACA executive director Susie Lupert states in a court pleading, “could be devastating to our members’ continued operations in this 2019 summer season and beyond.”

Study: Gap widens between Hudson Valley wages and rents

"The bottom line is that rents are simply unaffordable for the people we count on every day," said Joe Czajka of the Center for Housing Solutions.

Jeremy Schulman named Rockland County’s economic development and tourism chief

He replaces Lucy Redzeposki, who stepped down in April.

Rockland County Exec offers support to business receiving anti-vaccination harassment

Forty birthday parties scheduled at Turtleboo were cancelled due to a fear of measles,

Ready, set, dine: Hudson Valley Restaurant Week kickoff

“Restaurants are so much a part of the fabric of our communities, bringing new life into neighborhoods and cities,” Janet Crawshaw told the guests at the kickoff event. “Restaurateurs bring us great food, but you’re also leading the revitalization of our valley.”

Wellness, wine, bread and bricks: These 8 Hudson Valley projects are...

The $87.1 million in state REDC grant funding awarded to the Mid-Hudson region included money for some major development initiatives, each with regional implications.

Transmission Developers Inc. has new route, outreach for hydropower line

In Rockland County, TDI spokeswoman Jennifer Laird-White, a former mayor of Nyack, said the company decided to reroute to meet community concerns.

Tunney joins Nyack Hospital

Kathy Lunney was appointed as vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer.

JCPenney to close Palisades Center location, cutting 89 jobs

The company announced in February it planned to close between 130 and 140 stores to "optimize its national retail operations."

CVS to cut 99 jobs from Rockland distribution facility

The work done at the Rockland County facility will be consolidated to Omnicare distribution centers in Ballston Spa and Plainview in New York and in Whippany, New Jersey, the company said.