Rockland Community College and the Workforce Development Board of Rockland hosted the 21st annual RCC Job Fair today.
In attendance was Senator David Carlucci, Rockland County Executive Ed Day and representatives with Rockland Community College (RCC) and the Workforce Development Board of Rockland. The Job Fair was held at the Eugene Levy Fieldhouse in Suffern.
The Job Fair aims to reduce unemployment and help residents find good paying jobs in Rockland County. This year there were 126 employers in attendance from fields like retail, hospitality, health care, and more.
Senator Carlucci who has co-sponsored the event for the past several years said, “We know the cost of raising a family keeps going up in the Hudson Valley, and this is why its important that we invest in job growth and help connect our residents with good paying jobs right here in Rockland County.”
Irene Deutsch, Director of Career Services at SUNY Rockland Community College said, “With over 120 companies attending the 21st Annual Job Fair, we encourage everyone to take advantage of this rare opportunity to explore a broad range of employers and job prospects under one roof.”
Over 500 Turkeys Distributed to Families in the Village of Spring Valley for Thanksgiving Day
Over 500 Turkeys Distributed to Families in the Village of Spring Valley for Thanksgiving Day.
“This is the SEASON of GIVING and being THANKFUL! Remember that Thanksgiving is a joyous invitation to shower the world with love and gratitude. When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” said East Ramapo School Board Member Sabrina Charles Pierre.
Great job by Sabrina Charles-Pierre, Spring Valley Police Department, and all involved.
Sons of Italy Meatball Contest Raises $7,000 for Medical Expenses for Local Family
Assemblyman Lawler and Sheriff Falco presented 2-year old Jhanaè Fairclough and her parents Kirk and Jodi Ann with the proceeds raised from the recent Meatball Contest hosted by the Blauvelt Sons of Italy. Assemblyman Lawler won the contest defeating Sheriff Falco for best meatballs.
The $7,000 will help the family cover some of Jhanaè’s medical expenses.
Our best wishes to the Fairclough family!