IN MEMORIAM: Brigette Puma – August 24, 1970 – April 17, 2018

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Brigette Maria Puma passed away on April 17, 2018 surrounded by her loving family and many friends. Brigette was born August 24, 1970 to Maria (nee Garcia) and Hugo Sinnott. She attended St. Denis School ’84, Sacred Heart High School ’88, Iona College where she was a member of Gamma Lambda Rho and graduated from the Cochran School of Nursing. …

eHeziIN MEMORIAM: Brigette Puma – August 24, 1970 – April 17, 2018

Seven New Independent Progressive Grassroots and Democratic Party Groups in Putnam and Westchester Counties Endorse Robert Kesten Candidacy for NYS Senator

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New Endorsements Show Increased Momentum for NYS SD 40 Campaign Latest Group of Endorsements Confirm Accelerating NYS Senate District 40 Campaign DUTCHESS, PUTNAM, and WESTCHESTER COUNTIES, NY — April 17, 2018 — A new group of seven Democratic Party political and independent progressive grassroots groups based in Putnam and Westchester counties have endorsed Democratic candidate Robert Kesten in the New …

eHeziSeven New Independent Progressive Grassroots and Democratic Party Groups in Putnam and Westchester Counties Endorse Robert Kesten Candidacy for NYS Senator

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

Four Additional Independent Progressive Grassroots and Democratic Party Groups in Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester Counties Endorse Robert Kesten

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Latest Group of Endorsements Confirm Accelerating NYS Senate District 40 Campaign DUTCHESS, PUTNAM, and WESTCHESTER COUNTIES, NY — April 10, 2018 — A new group of four additional independent progressive grassroots and Democratic Party political groups based throughout Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester counties have endorsed Democratic candidate Robert Kesten in the New York State Senate District 40 race against Republican …

eHeziFour Additional Independent Progressive Grassroots and Democratic Party Groups in Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester Counties Endorse Robert Kesten

Governor Cuomo Issues Health Warning for Synthetic Marijuana Usage Following Outbreak of Severe Bleeding in Other States

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Department of Health Warns Hospitals, Emergency Departments and Urgent Care Centers to be on High Alert No Cases Reported in New York State NEW YORK,  NY — April 9, 2018 — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the New York State Department of Health has issued a statewide health advisory to hospitals, emergency departments and urgent care centers following …

eHeziGovernor Cuomo Issues Health Warning for Synthetic Marijuana Usage Following Outbreak of Severe Bleeding in Other States

Five Ways Graffiti Vandals Damage Your Community
By TIMOTHY KEPHART

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In many U.S. cities, the writing is on the walls – graffiti vandalism, that is, creating expensive eyesores that are difficult to prevent and damaging to an area’s image. A U.S. Justice Department study found that graffiti discourages people from using mass transit, makes business districts less attractive to shoppers and increases fear of gangs among residents. Law enforcement and …

eHeziFive Ways Graffiti Vandals Damage Your Community
By TIMOTHY KEPHART

Solomon’s Wisdom, Hamas’ Cynical Stupidity
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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Reading about current events and the renewed Gaza demonstration incited by Hamas, I’m reminded of the well known story recounting the wisdom of King Solomon (1 Kings 3:16-28) judging to whom a baby belonged that two women each claimed as theirs. The women came to Solomon to adjudicate their dispute. One of the woman’s babies had died, and each claimed …

eHeziSolomon’s Wisdom, Hamas’ Cynical Stupidity
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

Reactor Head Leak at Indian Point Needs Proper Scrutiny
By RICHARD WEBSTER

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Unit 2 Reactor Problem Is the Latest In a Long String of Troublesome Safety Issues OSSINING, NY — April 7, 2018 — Last week, Entergy discovered a significant safety problem that could prevent safe restart of Indian Point 2, which is currently shut down for refueling. A visual inspection of the reactor vessel head found boron deposits on the exterior …

eHeziReactor Head Leak at Indian Point Needs Proper Scrutiny
By RICHARD WEBSTER

Rep. Engel Calls for the Resignation or Firing of EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — April 7, 2018 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel, a top member on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, issued the following statement calling for the resignation or firing of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt: “It is long past time for Scott Pruitt to resign or be terminated from his post as Administrator of the EPA. …

eHeziRep. Engel Calls for the Resignation or Firing of EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt

Yonkers Health Advisory Board

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