John Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher, National Political Analyst Michael Edelman, Esq., and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Monday, September 25, 2017 @10am DST

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher and Monday Co-host speaks to the exuberance or deflating outcome of the Primary Elections vis-a-vis the Roach victory over Lecuona in the Democratic Party Primary and the takeaway lessons learned in the campaign process. Do the incumbents know to say little and the challengers choice too little? Has politics become a quasi-science …

Hezi ArisJohn Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher, National Political Analyst Michael Edelman, Esq., and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Monday, September 25, 2017 @10am DST

In Memoriam: Rest In Peace Neill S. Tyndal, Jr.
By ANONYMOUS

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The Yonkers Fire Department just lost a brother due to 911 related illnesses. The Yonkers Fire Department lost another brother due to 911 related illnesses last year. It seems that The Yonkers Fire Department is loosing 1 disabled fire fighter per year. Someone, somehow, please tell me how these men are faking??????? Try walking in the shoes of the other …

Hezi ArisIn Memoriam: Rest In Peace Neill S. Tyndal, Jr.
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The Process by Which Yonkersites Were Fleeced So As To Serve Former Yonkers Mayor John Spencer at the Taxpayer’s Expense
By HEZI ARIS

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It Is Not What You Know But Who You Know Hezitorial YONKERS, NY — September 24, 2017 —It was the August 25, 2016th meeting of the Yonkers Board of Contracts and Supply (BoCS), which amended the annual payment increase that John Spencer received on July 28, 2016. The August 25th meeting made the pay increase retroactive from May 1, 2016 through …

Hezi ArisThe Process by Which Yonkersites Were Fleeced So As To Serve Former Yonkers Mayor John Spencer at the Taxpayer’s Expense
By HEZI ARIS

Engel Statement on the Devastation in Puerto Rico Following Hurricane Maria

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WASHINGTON, DC — September 24, 2017 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel issued the following statement on Hurricane Maria hitting Puerto Rico on September 21, 2017: “The devastation in Puerto Rico over the last several weeks has been too much to bear. The images are heartbreaking and the damage is nothing short of catastrophic. The issues are especially bad when you consider …

Hezi ArisEngel Statement on the Devastation in Puerto Rico Following Hurricane Maria

Public Comment Invited About Proposed Cleanup of Contamination at Brownfield Site on Alexander Street, Yonkers, NY

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YONKERS, NY — September 24, 2017 — The following link opens a fact sheet that invites the public to comment on a proposed remedy to address contamination related to the Polychrome Research and Development Site (Polychrome West) #C360099 (Yonkers, Westchester Co.) within New York’s Brownfield Cleanup Program: http://www.dec.ny.gov/data/der/factsheet/c360099cuprop.pdf NYSDEC is accepting public comments about the proposal through November 6, 2017. …

Hezi ArisPublic Comment Invited About Proposed Cleanup of Contamination at Brownfield Site on Alexander Street, Yonkers, NY

Yonkers Member of the Trinitarios Gang Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Murder of 16-Year-Old Boy

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  NEW YORK, NY — September 24, 2017 — Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that JUAN MARTINEZ, a/k/a “KJ,” was sentenced Wednesday, September 20, 2017th by United States District Judge Paul A. Engelmayer to a term of 30 years in prison for his participation in a racketeering conspiracy and …

Hezi ArisYonkers Member of the Trinitarios Gang Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Murder of 16-Year-Old Boy

Lecuona and Chamberlain Call for Mayor to Act on Transparency and Accountability Within White Plains Police Department After Release of NYCLU Report

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — September 24, 2017 — Common Council Member and Democratic mayoral candidate Milagros Lecuona and police reform advocate Kenneth Chamberlain, Jr., on Wednesday, September 20, 2017th called for greater transparency and accountability from current White Plains Mayor Tom Roach and his administration.  This comes after the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) released a report calling out …

Hezi ArisLecuona and Chamberlain Call for Mayor to Act on Transparency and Accountability Within White Plains Police Department After Release of NYCLU Report

Yonkersite Sees Something and Says Something – Smart, Sensible, and Sensitive
By HEZI ARIS

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Spotting “Peeping Toms” The Hezitorial Perspective After the Pictorial Proof YONKERS, NY — September 22, 2017 — It is too often difficult to discern that which is being conducted before one’s eyes, in the open, and brazenly at that. Thanks to an astute Yonkersite who has shared this telling exclusively with the Yonkers Tribune, it has come to light that …

Hezi ArisYonkersite Sees Something and Says Something – Smart, Sensible, and Sensitive
By HEZI ARIS

North Korea Will Never Give Up Its Nukes
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — September 21, 2017 — At the United Nations, on September 19, 2017th President Trump threatened to “totally destroy North Korea” if it continues on a nuclear path. This is the latest salvo of verbal jabs. Just last week (September 15, 2017) in defiance of Trump’s prior verbal threats, North Korea detonated a hydrogen bomb and launched …

Hezi ArisNorth Korea Will Never Give Up Its Nukes
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

Democrat Mike Khader Wins Independence and Green Party Primaries

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Major Boost for November No Republican Has Won a Citywide Yonkers Race Without the Independence Line Since 2003 YONKERS, NY — September 21, 2017 — Mike Khader, Democratic candidate for Yonkers City Council President, won contested primaries for the Independence and Green Parties for the November 7th General Election. Khader was endorsed by the Independence Party in June, but incumbent …

Hezi ArisDemocrat Mike Khader Wins Independence and Green Party Primaries