ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- Here's a look at the week's top stories from around Rockland County.
- A Ramapo doctor and his lover have been charged in a plot to kill his wife .
- Clarkstown High grad Ashley Lew helped the Pace University softball team reach the NCAA Division II Tournament for the second consecutive year.
- Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was sentenced to 12 years in prison after being found guilty by a federal jury of using his position in a $5 million money-laundering scheme.
- Two employees of a West Nyack sporting goods shop, accused of making off with thousands of dollars in merchandise, are now facing grand larceny charges .
- North Rockland High School held its second annual Sports Day to raise money for Friends of Karen, The Boomer Esiason Foundation and Stand Up 2 Cancer.
- A motorist hit 115 miles an hour with his lights off trying to elude Palisades Interstate Parkway police before he was cornered in Englewood Cliffs.
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