Mount Vernon: The Old vs New
By Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas

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  MOUNT VERNON, NY — April 18, 2018 — When I served on the Mount Vernon City Council, I got my first chance to see how our city’s government functioned and what I saw wasn’t pretty. I found systems that were old and outdated and a City Hall that operated as a patronage haven for many people, including rewarding those …

eHeziMount Vernon: The Old vs New
By Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas

Yonkers Captains, Lieutenants, and Sergeants Association President Chris Sapienza Sets the CLSA Membership on a Pre-determined Path of Union Concessions to Appease and Please Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano
By HEZI ARIS

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More Blue Truth – From the CLSA An excerpt from an email sent out by CLSA President Chris Sapienza yesterday, April 17, 2018 reads as follows:   YONKERS, NY —  “Despite what has been reported in the news and social media, we have neither offered nor been asked by the mayor or city council to give concessions to help with …

eHeziYonkers Captains, Lieutenants, and Sergeants Association President Chris Sapienza Sets the CLSA Membership on a Pre-determined Path of Union Concessions to Appease and Please Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano
By HEZI ARIS

Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, April 18, 2018 @10am EDT

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris delves into hyperlocal, national, and international concerns and issues this Wednesday, April 18th morning. This segment airs from 10am-12Noon. Callers are asked to stay on topic and maintain their civility. Call: (347) 205-9201. Listen to this broadcast “Live” or “On Demand” by accessing the following Internet address … http://tobtr.com/s/10723319  

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Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday , April 17, 2018 @10am EDT

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris delves into hyperlocal, national, and international concerns and issues this Tuesday, April 17th morning. This segment airs from 10am-12Noon. Callers are asked to stay on topic and maintain civility. Call: (347) 205-9201. Listen to this and subsequent Westchester On The Level broadcasts “Live” or “On Demand” by accessing the following Internet …

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CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF YONKERS SPECIAL MEETING – TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2018 @ 7PM

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: PRESIDENT OF THE COUNCIL MIKE KHADER DISTRICT 3 MAJORITY LEADER MICHAEL R. SABATINO  5 MINORITY LEADER MICHAEL B. BREEN   COUNCIL MEMBERS: DISTRICT: 1 SHANAE V. WILLIAMS 2 CORAZON PINEDA – ISACC 4 JOHN RUBBO 6 ANTHONY MERANTE   WE, THE UNDERSIGNED MEMBERS OF THE CITY COUNCIL, PURSUANT TO RULE 1.2 OF THE CITY COUNCIL RULES, DO HEREBY CALL …

eHeziCITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF YONKERS SPECIAL MEETING – TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2018 @ 7PM

NYS Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s City of Yonkers Finacial Operations Report

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Read the report posted by the Office of New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli: https://www.osc.state.ny.us/localgov/audits/cities/2018/yonkers2017M119.pdf

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Yonkers Suffers Tribulations, Torment, Taxes, Trials, Subterfuge, “Fake” News and More
By HEZI ARIS

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The Blue Truth Hezitorial The Delinquent Quarterly Financial Report YONKERS, NY — April 16, 2016 — An unbridled spending spree that has served too many “family and friends” network employees alike has gutted any prospect for the resuscitation of a city that has collapsed under the inept officials voted into elected office. The faux smiles, undelivered promises, fiscal mismanagement, and …

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By HEZI ARIS

Where’s the Accountability?
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

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Standing on the Sidelines Is No Longer an Option At a time when our country is actively seeking solutions to the proliferation of deadly violence in the wake of the Parkland mass shooting, we must also have empathy for troubling statistics of deaths in two other shooting categories: deaths by the use of force by police; and hand-gun deaths — …

eHeziWhere’s the Accountability?
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

The Promise of Spring, Its Challenges and Responsibility
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — April 10, 2018  — I spent a good part of Saturday doing errands in town and the merchants convinced me spring is really here to stay. As the days get longer, residents are much more out and about enjoying the sunshine. Several have approached me about safe bike riding in the Village and possible designated …

eHeziThe Promise of Spring, Its Challenges and Responsibility
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

Carpetbagger, “Yes Man” Bobblehead, Yonkers Fire Commissioner Robert F. Sweeney Awaiting a Waiver to Continue to Double Dip on the Taxpayer’s Dime

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The Red Truth Hezitorial YONKERS, NY — April 10, 2018 — It was back in July of 2014 when the Yonkers Tribune reported upon learning that one-time Yonkers Fire Commissioner George Kielb, a 30-year veteran of the YFD was appointed by Mayor Mike Spano upon the mayor’s accession to office in January 2012. Yet six months later, Commissioner Kielb resigned. …

eHeziCarpetbagger, “Yes Man” Bobblehead, Yonkers Fire Commissioner Robert F. Sweeney Awaiting a Waiver to Continue to Double Dip on the Taxpayer’s Dime