Passing of Former Mount Vernon Mayor Ronald A. Blackwood Announced with Sadness
By Chairman REGINALD A. LaFAYETTE

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — February 23, 2017 — Ronald A. Blackwood, who was the first elected black mayor in the State of New York died peacefully February 22, 2017 at his home in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. He was 91 years old. The cause of death was complications of Parkinson ’s disease. Mayor Blackwood was born in Kingston, Jamaica on …

Hezi ArisPassing of Former Mount Vernon Mayor Ronald A. Blackwood Announced with Sadness
By Chairman REGINALD A. LaFAYETTE

Driving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; and Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, February 23, 2017th @10am EST

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PINEHURST, NC and WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Driving Me Crazy duo John and Laurie Wiles, ably joined by Bugsy Lawlor, and Win Morrow open the Thursday, February 23, 2017th broadcast at 10am EST. Tune in to this segment to engage in automotive reviews and life every Thursday from 10-10:30am. Yonkers Tribune Publisher Hezi Aris delves into news and analysis with …

Hezi ArisDriving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; and Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, February 23, 2017th @10am EST

Driving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, Bugsy Lawlor, and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; Westchester County Board Legislator David Tubiolo, and Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, February 16, 2017 @10am EST

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PINEHURST, NC and WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Driving Me Crazy duo John and Laurie Wiles ably joined by Bugsy Lawlor, and Win Morrow open the Thursday, February 16, 2017th broadcast at 10am EST. Tune in to this segment to engage in automotive reviews and life every Thursday from 10-10:30am. Mount Vernon Mayor Mayor Richard Thomas speaks to the most recent …

Hezi ArisDriving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, Bugsy Lawlor, and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; Westchester County Board Legislator David Tubiolo, and Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, February 16, 2017 @10am EST

Legislative Topics Under Consideration by Fellow Mayors to Untangle State Aid to Municipalities in Governor’s FY2017 Consolidation Plans
By Mayor MARY MARVIN

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — February 14, 2017 — As I write, I am in Albany with my fellow Mayors discussing legislative topics for the current 2017 legislature to consider. Chief among them is the untangling of state aid to Towns and Villages from a Governor’s “consolidation” plan that requires a November county by county state wide vote. I wrote …

Hezi ArisLegislative Topics Under Consideration by Fellow Mayors to Untangle State Aid to Municipalities in Governor’s FY2017 Consolidation Plans
By Mayor MARY MARVIN

Legislator Lyndon Williams (D-Mount Vernon) Presents Proclamation Honoring President Barack Obama to Dr. Kenneth R. Hamilton, Superintendent of the Mt. Vernon City School District

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — February 14, 2017 — At last night’s meeting of the Board of Legislators, Legislator Lyndon Williams presented a proclamation paying tribute to President Barack Obama. The Proclamation was presented to Dr. Kenneth R. Hamilton, Superintendent of the Mt. Vernon City School District, in celebration of Black History Month. This proclamation will be displayed in Mt. Vernon …

Hezi ArisLegislator Lyndon Williams (D-Mount Vernon) Presents Proclamation Honoring President Barack Obama to Dr. Kenneth R. Hamilton, Superintendent of the Mt. Vernon City School District

Harriet Tubman: The Chosen One – Saturday, February 18, 2017 @ 3pm

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Mount Vernon‘s own GWENDOLYN BRILEY-STRAND returns home to perform Ms Briley-Strand is the daughter of the late Rev & Mrs Alexander Briley, Sr sister of “Village People” member Alex Briley (group position: soldier/sometimes sailor) http://www.officialvillagepeople.com/alex-briley-soldier and the late Jonathan Briley (who perished on 911 / Twin Towers) http://www.seethefruits.com

Hezi ArisHarriet Tubman: The Chosen One – Saturday, February 18, 2017 @ 3pm

Driving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, Bugsy Lawlor and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; and Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, February 9, 2017 @10am EST

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PINEHURST, NC and WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Driving Me Crazy duo John and Laurie Wiles, ably joined by Bugsy Lawlor, and Win Morrow open the Thursday, February 9, 2017th broadcast at 10am EST. Tune in to this segment to engage in automotive reviews and life every Thursday from 10-10:30am. Mount Vernon Mayor Mayor Richard Thomas speaks to the most recent …

Hezi ArisDriving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, Bugsy Lawlor and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; and Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, February 9, 2017 @10am EST

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 …

Hezi ArisGov. Cuomo Urges New Yorkers to Prepare for Winter Storm

Mount Vernon Police Department Acting Deputy Chief Roy Hastings Issues Statement Regarding MVPD Pursuit that Can Culminated in The Bronx

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — February 7, 2017 — The Mount Vernon Police Department released the following statement on the incident involving a police pursuit from Mount Vernon into The Bronx. Acting Deputy Chief Roy Hastings advised, “Today at approximately 9:03am, Mount Vernon Police Officers initiated a traffic stop at Fulton Avenue and 4th Street in Mount Vernon. The vehicle’s driver …

Hezi ArisMount Vernon Police Department Acting Deputy Chief Roy Hastings Issues Statement Regarding MVPD Pursuit that Can Culminated in The Bronx

Driving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; and Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, February 2, 2017 @10am EST

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PINEHURST, NC and WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — February 1, 2017 — Driving Me Crazy duo John and Laurie Wiles are ably joined by Win Morrow open the Thursday, february 2, 2017th broadcast at 10am EST. Tune in to this segment to engage in automotive reviews and life every Thursday from 10-10:30am. Mount Vernon Mayor Mayor Richard Thomas speaks to the …

Hezi ArisDriving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; and Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, February 2, 2017 @10am EST