Westchester News and Notes: The Mother’s Day Edition
By MARK JEFFERS

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — May 14, 2017 — Who knew that May was Hamburger month, except maybe Wimpy from the Popeye cartoons… I just fired down two bacon cheese and headed off to write this week’s “burger on a bun” edition of “News & Notes.” Lace up those sneakers as The Barbara E. Giordano Foundation will hold its first annual …

Hezi ArisWestchester News and Notes: The Mother’s Day Edition
By MARK JEFFERS

Latimer Locks Down Broad Support Across Westchester as Convention Nears

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PEEKSKILL, NY — May 1, 2017 — Weeks into his campaign for County Executive, with support growing faster than expected, Senator George Latimer has garnered broad-based support in advance of the Democrats‘ May 10th convention. After adding endorsements from the Democratic Committees of Eastchester, Peekskill, Mt. Pleasant and ten chairs in northern Westchester this week, Senator George Latimer today thanked …

Hezi ArisLatimer Locks Down Broad Support Across Westchester as Convention Nears

More Committee Endorsements for Latimer Campaign in County Executive Race

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Democratic candidate for Westchester County Executive picks up endorsement of Bedford and Scarsdale Democratic Committees Latest support brings count of Latimer’s Democratic committee endorsers to seven; comes on heels of two-dozen-strong coalition of local electeds announcing endorsement of Latimer’s bid to replace incumbent Astorino BEDFORD, NY — April 27, 2017 — George Latimer, Democratic candidate for Westchester County Executive, continues …

Hezi ArisMore Committee Endorsements for Latimer Campaign in County Executive Race

Yonkers DPW Worker Johnny Nassar and Part-time Driver to Former Senator Nick Spano Indicted as a Participant in a 10 Member “Loosely Organized Crime Crew” by Joon H. Kim, Acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York
By HEZI ARIS

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WHITE PLAINS, NY and YONKERS, NY — April 6, 2017 — Joon H. Kim, Acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York yesterday advised that ten members of a “loosely organized criminal crew” in Westchester were charged with burglarizing over 50 businesses and drug dealers in Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, and Fairfield Counties, and the Borough of The Bronx over …

Hezi ArisYonkers DPW Worker Johnny Nassar and Part-time Driver to Former Senator Nick Spano Indicted as a Participant in a 10 Member “Loosely Organized Crime Crew” by Joon H. Kim, Acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York
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Bee-Line Bus Service to Resume in Westchester 4:30am DST Wednesday, March 15, 2017th

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Detours May be Necessary on Routes with Hills WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — March 14, 2017 — Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino has announced that the county’s Bee-Line Bus System will resume service Wednesday, March 15th at 4:30 am DST “This storm packed quite a punch, and as always safety was our primary concern.” said Astorino. “But as Stella fades …

Hezi ArisBee-Line Bus Service to Resume in Westchester 4:30am DST Wednesday, March 15, 2017th

Gov. Cuomo Urges New Yorkers to Prepare for Winter Storm

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Hudson Valley, New York City and Long Island Impacted by Storm Tonight Through Thursday Afternoon Tandem Trailers Banned on I-84 from Connecticut to Pennsylvania Border and New York State Thruway (I-87) South of Exit 17 Beginning Tonight at Midnight One to Two Inches or More of Snowfall Per Hour, Gusty Winds Make for Hazardous Driving and Near Blizzard Conditions Along …

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Westchester County Legislator Testa Proposes Resolution Opposing New Oil Barge Anchorage Sites in Hudson River

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  CORTLANDT, NY — August 23, 2016 — Legislator John Testa (R) Peekskill, The Westchester County Board of Legislators’ (WCBoL) Minority Leader is sponsoring a resolution voicing the WCBoL’s opposition to a proposed U.S. Coast Guard rule which would create anchorage sites in the Hudson River for vessels carrying oil to refinery’s south of Westchester County. The Resolution has been …

Hezi ArisWestchester County Legislator Testa Proposes Resolution Opposing New Oil Barge Anchorage Sites in Hudson River

MAYOR MARVIN’S COLUMN: The Village of Bronxville’s Green Team By MARY MARVIN

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — May 10, 2016 — Now that we can declare (I think?!) that spring is officially here, my thoughts turn to the efforts of our vibrant Village Green Committee. Just like the cycle of the seasons, the Green Committee generates ideas during the dormant winter months, bringing them to fruition with the arrival of spring. The …

Hezi ArisMAYOR MARVIN’S COLUMN: The Village of Bronxville’s Green Team By MARY MARVIN

Ten Westchester Municipalities Adopt 100 Percent Renewable Energy Sourcing

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Community Choice Programs Afford Consumers the Option for Making Wind & Solar Energy Accessible & Inexpensive WESTCHESTER, NY — March 18, 2016 — Ten municipalities in Westchester County voted this week to source 100 percent of their electricity from renewable energy for the next two to three years. This rapid consumer-driven shift to renewables shows growing demand for sustainable sources …

Hezi ArisTen Westchester Municipalities Adopt 100 Percent Renewable Energy Sourcing