Monday, October 29, 2012

No Maariv at Tzemach Tzedek

Due to the power outage caused by Hurricane Sandy, the 8:30pm and 9:30pm Maariv minyanim have been cancelled.

Please note that Rockland County Executive has issued a Local Order restricting non-essential vehicles throughout Rockland County between the hours of 6 p.m. today and 8 a.m. tomorrow.

Cheder Chabad Closed Tuesday

Due to the weather conditions, all divisions of Cheder Chabad of Monsey will be closed on Tuesday, October 30.

Tanya Mistake in This Week's Chayenu

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Town of Ramapo Hurricane Sandy Update 3

Town of Ramapo Town Hall will be open Monday and Tuesday, October 29 and 30.
Ramapo Police Department will respond to all emergencies.  Please only use 911 for Police, Fire or medical emergencies.  Please call 845-357-2400 to report non-emergencies.

Orange & Rockland will not be repairing power outages until the wind speed drops below 40mph which may not be until Wednesday, October 31. Please report all electrical emergencies to 845-434-4100 or

Rockland County has opened an emergency shelter at Rockland Community College in the Field House.  Please enter the site via the main entrance on the upper level.

Ramapo Parks facilities are closed to the public until further notice.

Ramapo Justice Court will be closed Monday and Tuesday, October 29 and 30.

There are no significant changes to forecast and impacts.  The National Weather Service expects the brunt of the storm winds to come later today and last overnight into mid-morning Tuesday.

We urge all our residents to stay indoors and off the streets.