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

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

Fire Protection Issue in SW Yonkers – Community Forum at YWCA – Tuesday, February 7, 2017 @ 7:00pm

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Community Forum to Discuss Fire Protection in Southwest Yonkers YONKERS, NY — February 6, 2017 — After many years of neglect, Fire Station 1 on New School Street was condemned and closed on June 5, 2015. For the past 20 months the residents of Southwest Yonkers have not had their neighborhood firehouse across from Chicken Island. The Fire Department’s only …

Hezi ArisFire Protection Issue in SW Yonkers – Community Forum at YWCA – Tuesday, February 7, 2017 @ 7:00pm

“Wanderings”
By Driving Me Crazy Duo JOHN and LAURIE WILES

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We’ll talk about the Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack next week. We meant to review it this week but Johnny and I need more road time. The Dodge Challenger has been an integral piece of America’s automotive culture since 1958 as an original “muscle car” of Baby Boomers and Generation X. Rev up its 6.4-Liter V8 SRT Hemi MDS engine! …

Hezi Aris“Wanderings”
By Driving Me Crazy Duo JOHN and LAURIE WILES

Driving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, Bugsy Lawlor, and Winston Morrow on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris, Thursday, October 6, 2016 @10am DST

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PINEHURST, NC and WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — October 5, 2016 — Driving Me Crazy duo John and Laurie Wiles speak about cars and life this Thursday, October 6, 2016, and every Thursday from 10-10:30am DST, ably assisted by Bugsy “Car Talk” Lawlor, and Win Morrow. The balance of the broadcast day finds Hezi Aris engaged in international news review and …

Hezi ArisDriving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, Bugsy Lawlor, and Winston Morrow on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris, Thursday, October 6, 2016 @10am DST

The Truth About Fluoride By VICTOR ZEINES, DDS

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As early as the 19th century, fluoride was thought to be effective for reducing tooth decay because fluoride was found in tooth enamel. In 1925 researchers tested that theory and found that fluoride actually made teeth weaker and will disturb the very structure of the tooth. This research was suppressed because fluoride supporters were trying to show that fluoride was …

Hezi ArisThe Truth About Fluoride By VICTOR ZEINES, DDS

Three Suspects Arraigned in Port Chester Violent Felonies

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WHITE PLAINS and PORT CHESTER, NY — June 29, 2016 — Acting Westchester County District Attorney James A. McCarty announced today that three people have been arraigned on an indictment charging one with the death of Arturo Arias Garcia. All three are charged in separate violent robberies. Daniel Thomas Jones (DOB 01/24/91) of 7 Weber Drive, Port Chester, New York, …

Hezi ArisThree Suspects Arraigned in Port Chester Violent Felonies

Update on Fire Services Contract Dispute By PAUL S. ROSENBERG

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RYE BROOK, NY — June 4, 2016 — I want to give you a brief update on where we stand with the fire services contract negotiations with Port Chester. As you recall, on May 2nd, the Port Chester Board of Trustees (BoT) voted to eliminate their career fire department, opting to move to an all-volunteer fire department. This was done …

Hezi ArisUpdate on Fire Services Contract Dispute By PAUL S. ROSENBERG

NYS Supreme Court Issues a Temporary Restraining Order to Restore Rye Book Firehouse with Professional Fire Fighters By HEZI ARIS

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RYE BROOK and VILLAGE OF PORT CHESTER and YONKERS, NY — May 12, 2016 — The New York State Supreme Court issued a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) earlier today requiring the Village of Port Chester to restore the staffing of the Rye Brook firehouse with a career (i.e. paid) firefighter starting Friday evening, May 13. Next Friday, May 20, the …

Hezi ArisNYS Supreme Court Issues a Temporary Restraining Order to Restore Rye Book Firehouse with Professional Fire Fighters By HEZI ARIS