ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- Here's a look at the week's top news from around Rockland County.
- Three men have been charged with robbery and burglary stemming from a home invasion Wednesday in Nanuet .
- Five Rockland school districts were ranked among the 100 best in New York .
- A Stony Point woman has been charged with identity theft after opening a fake credit card account using another person's identity.
- Linie and Joe Rand traveled to the Far East five years ago to close the chapter of a book fraught with anxiety, nervousness and despair. In doing so, they opened another that filled the lives of the Nyack couple with joy, anticipation and love .
- Rockland resident Belinda Poblete, who won a cool $7 million playing the lottery last spring, is parlaying some of her new-found wealth into something even cooler .
- An alleged domestic dispute at a home in Ramapo Thursday evening led to the arrest of a mother on charges she tried to chase one of her kids with a knife .
- An alert Bergen County sheriff’s officer who stopped five Rockland County men in a car on Route 17 in Paramus following an alleged overnight assault Tuesday in New York City found a loaded handgun and knives .
- A Rockland man convicted of stabbing his 66-year-old West Nyack roommate to death was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison .