ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- Here's a look at last week's top stories from around Rockland County.
- A 19-year-old female has been charged with menacing after swinging a lacrosse stick during a fight with a male student at St. Thomas Aquinas College in Sparkill on Saturday, Feb. 18, Orangetown Police said.
- A serial groper that allegedly victimized multiple New Rochelle women in 2014 has registered as a sex offender living in Orangeburg, according to the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.
- For fans of Showtime's "Billions," watching the struggle between Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis in the world of New York high finance is like "old home week" for Westchester and Rockland county residents with tons of scenes filmed in familiar spots.
- On the heels of a nationwide sweep by U.S. Immigration and Customs that led to the arrest of five Hudson Valley residents, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is cautioning residents to be wary of a scam involving unauthorized agents asking for money.
- The Hudson Vally Film Commission (HVFC) has been flooded with requests since a casting call went out to area women who have three free days and would love to be in a major movie -- and, oh yeah, spend time in jail.
- Suffern resident Kerry Potter opened her new natural burial boutique, Dying to Bloom, in Nyack on Saturday, Feb. 25.
- Brian Lennon, one of the first officers on the scene of the infamous Brink's Robbery on Oct. 20, 1981, died on Tuesday.
- Rockland County Executive Ed Day announced Monday that he is seeking re-election this fall.