New York Lawmakers Vote To Give Monitors Veto Power In East Ramapo School District
The 2014 state monitor report found that of the 9,000 kids who attend public schools, 91% identify as Black or Latino, while 99% of the 24,000 private school students are white and go to yeshivas.
Jun 10, 2021 9:23 PM
Rockland County Village Used Anti-Semitic Zoning To Punish Orthodox Residents, Prosecutors Say
The village of Airmont used “Kafkaesque” rules, unfounded fines, and arbitrary bureaucratic delays to inconvenience Orthodox Jewish applicants seeking to practice their religion, the lawsuit said.
Dec 3, 2020 2:38 PM
Rockland County, Once The Epicenter Of COVID-19 Crisis, Now Has Two Communities With Soaring Positivity Rates
The county leads a list of 10 ZIP codes that now have the highest positivity rates in New York state.
Sep 28, 2020 4:45 PM
Rockland County GOP Removes 'Disgusting' Video Warning Of Jewish Takeover
The attack ad claims that a Hasidic legislator and his Ramapo bloc of supporters are coming for "our homes, our families, our schools, our communities, our way of life."
Aug 29, 2019 4:31 PM
Anti-Vax Parents Pack Courtroom As Lawyers Fight NY Vaccination Requirement
"The right to religious expression does not encompass the right to place others in danger," an attorney for New York state argued.
Updated: Aug 14, 2019 5:26 PM
Rabbi At Anti-Vaccination Symposium Blames 'Illegals' For Spreading Disease
Rabbi Hillel Handler, who has likened vaccination to “child sacrifice,” told the crowd that if you catch “measles, mumps and chickenpox, your chances of getting cancer, heart disease, and strokes goes down 60 percent.”
Updated: May 15, 2019 2:58 PM
Flight Attendant In Coma After Contracting Measles Following Flight From NYC To Tel Aviv
The woman was exposed to the virus via an infected passenger on her flight, and is now on a respirator in an intensive care unit.
Updated: Apr 18, 2019 3:58 PM
Confusion Over Judge's Ruling As Unvaccinated Children Return To School In Rockland County
Though the judge was asked to rule specifically on the county’s emergency order — a separate lawsuit regarding the school regulations is under review by federal courts — his ruling went much further.
Updated: Apr 9, 2019 8:15 AM
Parents Of Unvaccinated Children Sue Rockland County Over Measles State Of Emergency
Parents of unvaccinated children in Rockland County are now suing the local government to repeal an emergency order prohibiting their children from visiting indoor public spaces.
Updated: Apr 5, 2019 10:22 AM
Measles Outbreak Prompts State Of Emergency In Rockland County
Anyone under 18 years old who is not vaccinated for measles will be banned from public places starting at midnight.
Updated: Mar 26, 2019 3:59 PM
Video: NY Woman Arrested After Unhinged Racist Bus Rant
'Her behavior is forever enshrined on the internet among the great idiots of our time...'
Updated: Jul 6, 2018 2:20 PM
Video: Town Meeting Heats Up When Constituent Accuses Mayor Of Cuckolding Him
"You screwed his wife and you say you don't know him?"
Updated: Feb 24, 2016 3:31 PM
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