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Pearl River Pirates Football Fundraiser

Pearl River Pirates Football Fundraiser

Pearl River Pirates Football Fundraiser at Luigi O'Grady's
Assembly Member Jaffee in Spring Valley Aug. 20, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Assembly Member Jaffee in Spring Valley Aug. 20, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Community Office Hours this week (August 20) in Spring Valley!
Charming Charlie Opens at The Shops at Nanuet

Charming Charlie Opens at The Shops at Nanuet

Award-Winning Fashion Accessories Retailer Comes to Rockland County

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Mother-in-Law Murder Plot, Unemployment Rate Drops, Vice Principal Guilty, FASNY

Mother-in-Law Murder Plot, Unemployment Rate Drops, Vice Principal Guilty, FASNY

Plus a mission trip to Nicaragua, an app to fight drunk driving, prosecuting tax cheats and more in Patch's Hudson Valley Daily Digest.
Woman Awaiting Trial in Mother-in-Law Murder Plotted to Kill Witnesses: Police

Woman Awaiting Trial in Mother-in-Law Murder Plotted to Kill Witnesses: Police

Diana Nadell now faces witness tampering charges as well.
Former Greenburgh Assistant School Principal Frank Gluberman Pleads Guilty to Grand Larceny

Former Greenburgh Assistant School Principal Frank Gluberman Pleads Guilty to Grand Larceny

The checks written by Gluberman were to himself, his two daughters, and to pay property taxes on two homes that he owns.
New York Traffic Safety Committee Releases App to Combat Drinking & Driving

New York Traffic Safety Committee Releases App to Combat Drinking & Driving

Have a Plan mobile app is available for free for all smartphone users.
Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall Locally

Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall Locally

But job creation is stagnant.
Kidnap Sex Assault, Picture House Picnic, Bill Clinton and Kevin Spacey, Motivate Your Child

Kidnap Sex Assault, Picture House Picnic, Bill Clinton and Kevin Spacey, Motivate Your Child

Plus Tarrytown historic designation, new choirs, #HumanitarianHeroes and more from Patch.
Tweet Your Support of #HumanitarianHeroes on World Humanitarian Day

Tweet Your Support of #HumanitarianHeroes on World Humanitarian Day

Today is World Humanitarian Day, a day to honor those who put their lives in danger to help people in need across the globe.
10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

Do you have a child who comes home with straight C’s when you know he or she could get A’s? Then this article is for you.
Smash and Grab, Asleep on the Sprain Brook, Another Cuomo Snub, High School Football

Smash and Grab, Asleep on the Sprain Brook, Another Cuomo Snub, High School Football

Plus Richard Gere honored, boat rescue, Russian art and more from Patch.
Another State Union Declines to Endorse Gov. Cuomo

Another State Union Declines to Endorse Gov. Cuomo

AFL-CIO endorsed Cuomo four years ago.
State Gives Grants to 4 Local Full-Day Pre-K Programs

State Gives Grants to 4 Local Full-Day Pre-K Programs

Most of the money went to New York City, but some came to Rockland County.
Wow Houses of the Week

Wow Houses of the Week

Opulence, celebrity, tradition, comfort—these local properties for sale have it all.
NY Scouts Invite Boys to Build an Adventure

NY Scouts Invite Boys to Build an Adventure

Westchester, Rockland and Putnam County Boy Scouts are actively seeking new members for their Scouting programs.
College Students: Apply for NY State Internships By Sept. 8

College Students: Apply for NY State Internships By Sept. 8

There's now a website to streamline the process.
And the Ice Just Keeps on Coming

And the Ice Just Keeps on Coming

Rockland DA Tom Zugibe has taken the ALS ice bucket challenge.
Amish Sisters' Kidnappers Were On the Prowl

Amish Sisters' Kidnappers Were On the Prowl

The girls were sexually abused, officials say.
Sex Abuse, Affordable Housing Fight, Eagle Scouts, Illegal Massages and More

Sex Abuse, Affordable Housing Fight, Eagle Scouts, Illegal Massages and More

Review the past week in our Hudson Valley Patches.
Wow House: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas List Bedford Estate

Wow House: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas List Bedford Estate

Couple lists Bedford estate after reconciling. Zeta-Jones stayed in home after separation from Douglas last year.
U.S. Attorney: Three Charged in Connection with Deadly Carjacking

U.S. Attorney: Three Charged in Connection with Deadly Carjacking

Bharara praised the outstanding work of the FBI, the Yonkers Police Department, and the New York City Police Department.