Immigrants decry East Ramapo chief’s dropout comments
Mareesa Nicosia, firstname.lastname@example.org 12:31 a.m. EDT September 3, 2014
SPRING VALLEY A crowd of immigrant students and their families rallied Tuesday night in a show of opposition to what the East Ramapo schools superintendent has recently remarked is an immigrant-driven inflation of the district’s drop-out rate.
East Ramapo completes school sale to yeshiva tenants
Mareesa Nicosia, email@example.com 11:15 p.m. EDT July 24, 2014
SPRING VALLEY – East Ramapo officials say they’ve finalized the sale of Colton Elementary School to their longtime yeshiva tenants, putting the district on track to make $10 million from real estate deals this year if a second sale closes as planned.
E. Ramapo school sale: appraiser pleads to misdemeanor
By Steve Lieberman firstname.lastname@example.org 12:06 a.m. EDT July 29, 2014
NEW CITY – A real estate appraiser pleaded guilty Monday to a misdemeanor involving the sale of East Ramapo’s Hillcrest Elementary School in a plea bargain that didn’t include the original allegation that he took a $5,000 payoff from the buyer.
Editorial: East Ramapo’s lawyer games
A Journal News editorial 11:51 a.m. EDT July 7, 2014
It’s a disappointment that public monies will continue to flow to East Ramapo school board’s preferred law firm, Minerva & D’Agostino, which has treated the public so poorly, and has fomented controversy and tension in the deeply divided district.