Vote in State, Local Primaries Today; Rockland Pride Center Finds Home

 

Here’s what’s happening Today in the 914, according to Westchester Woman: Vote in State, Local Primaries Today; Rockland Pride Center Finds Home; MORE.

1.) Voters across New York will be at the polls today voting in state and local primaries.

Here’s the info you’ll need before you head to the polls today:

There are Democratic and Republican primaries for New York’s 40th Senate District, 94th Assembly District and the 36th Senate District. There are also local primary elections for Mount Vernon City Judge, a Mamaroneck Village Trustee  and Harrison Trustee.

Get all the details from lohud:

Tuesday: 6 primaries on tap in Westchester

Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Voters in Westchester will see six contested primaries: Three races for state Senate and state Assembly, along with three at the municipal level.

Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Only those who are registered members of a party can vote in a primary.  To find your polling place, information on candidates and register to vote for the general election below:

Vote411.org | Vote411.org

Enter your address to find your polling place, build your ballot with our online voters’ guide and much more! With our voters’ guide you can see the races on your ballot, compare candidates’ positions side-by-side, and print out a “ballot” indicating your preferences as a reminder and take it with you to the polls on Election Day.

2.) It’s official! The Rockland County Pride Center has a home. Thanks to the generous contributions by their donors the LGBTQ organization was able to purchase the building at 28 S. South Franklin St. in Nyack. Congratulations!

Rockland Pride has found a Home in Nyack

Social justice history has been made!

You can read more above and make a donation below:

3.) Today’s headlines:

Judge: Chamberlain wrongful death lawsuit to proceed

WHITE PLAINS – A judge has decided that the $21 million wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a White Plains veteran who was shot and killed by police will go to trial. Kenneth Chamberlain Sr. was shot and killed by police on Nov. 19, 2011.

Med Center improperly paid bonuses: Report

Westchester Medical Center improperly paid out millions of dollars in bonuses to executives from 2013 to ’15, state regulators said. The Valhalla-based health system paid out $4.6 million in bonuses to 18 employees without keeping sufficient records to show why many received the payments, according to a report by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s Office.

Core Values: 4 Premier Local Apple-Picking Destinations

Barton Orchards scares up visitors with a haunted house, but its apples are also frightfully delicious. Photo courtesy of Barton Orchards Apple orchards boasting multiple varieties are in full bloom throughout the Hudson Valley. And in addition to harvesting seasonal fruit, their surrounding farms typically offer hay rides, pumpkin picking, corn mazes, and other fun activities to keep families busy.