Productivity Continues to Exact Positive Transformation in the Village of Bronxville
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

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VILLAGE OF BRONXVILLE, NY — September 19, 2017 — In terms of productivity – and resulting disruption, this was a summer like no other in Bronxville. We are in the final stages of completion of the two biggest projects undertaken in the Village in recent memory:  the FEMA funded flood mitigation plan and the construction of Villa BXV. Flood Mitigation …

Hezi ArisProductivity Continues to Exact Positive Transformation in the Village of Bronxville
By Mayor MARY C. MARVIN, Esq.

Astorino Expands Bee-Line Bus Service to Yonkers Railroad Station and Westchester Community College

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Service Changes Effective Tuesday, September 5 WHITE PLAINS, NY — September 3, 2017 — County Executive Robert P. Astorino announced fall service changes to the county’s Bee-Line bus system effective Tuesday, September 5, 2017, that includes new service to Yonkers Railroad Station and Westchester Community College. “As many as 80 percent of Bee-Line riders depend on our system for trips …

Hezi ArisAstorino Expands Bee-Line Bus Service to Yonkers Railroad Station and Westchester Community College

Statement from Senator Michael Gianaris on Expected but Non-existent 60-day MTA Capital Plan Review

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NEW YORK, NY — August 31, 2017 — “What began as an ambitious declaration of emergencies and top-to-bottom reviews has given way to the same old blame-shifting by the state and more frustration for subway riders who hoped for something better. Just one month ago, Chairman Lhota announced that his long-term plan would propose an additional $8 billion of MTA …

Hezi ArisStatement from Senator Michael Gianaris on Expected but Non-existent 60-day MTA Capital Plan Review

Corazón Pineda-Isaac, Yonkers City Councilwoman Representing District 2, Uses City SUV for Re-Election Effort – A Definite No, No!
By HEZI ARIS

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The Hezitorial Takeaway On What Not To Do!!! ##### Note from Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris ~~~ The City of Yonkers owned Blue SUV seen in the video is the one allocated to Yonkers City Councilwoman Corazón Pineda-Isaac for the sole purpose of permitting her the ability to attend all pertinent outreach efforts that is meant to serve the constituency residing …

Hezi ArisCorazón Pineda-Isaac, Yonkers City Councilwoman Representing District 2, Uses City SUV for Re-Election Effort – A Definite No, No!
By HEZI ARIS

A Captivating Tour of Jewish Life at the Moment Before the Holocaust and Israel
By MICHEL GURFINKIEL

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Excerpt If you’ve always longed to read a book capturing that very special moment in history when the European Diaspora still was the Jewish people, even as the State of Israel was looming on the far horizon—a book explaining, from within, that moment of incipient transition into two Jewish identities—it has existed since 1930. The problem is that it was …

Hezi ArisA Captivating Tour of Jewish Life at the Moment Before the Holocaust and Israel
By MICHEL GURFINKIEL

Alan Sands, Filmmaker, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, August 8, 2017th at 10am DST

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris opens the Tuesday, August 8th broadcast delving into the latest Hezitorial: “Yonkers Police Department Plagued by Arrogance and Shades of Racism By HEZI ARIS ” from 10-11am DST. Alan Sands, filmmaker of a new TV miniseries which chronicles the heroism of the young men and women of the 42nd Rainbow Division during World …

Hezi ArisAlan Sands, Filmmaker, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, August 8, 2017th at 10am DST

Ken Jenkins Calls Out Astorino for Mismanaged Airport RFP Process

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Astorino Administration Fails to Conduct Transparent Process YONKERS, NY — August 3, 2017 — Ken Jenkins, Democratic candidate for County Executive, criticized Astorino for his underhanded attempt at closing the RFP (Request for Proposal) process without working with the Board of Legislators. The County Executive intends to keep all airport RFP responses from the Board of Legislators, throwing a wrench …

Hezi ArisKen Jenkins Calls Out Astorino for Mismanaged Airport RFP Process

Driving Me Crazy Duo John and Laurie Wiles with Bugsy ‘NPR’s CarTalk’ Lawlor, and Winston Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas, and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Thursday, August, 2017th @10am DST

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PINEHURST, NC and WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Driving Me Crazy duo John and Laurie Wiles, ably joined by Bugsy ‘NPR’s CarTalk’ Lawlor, and Winston Morrow open the Thursday, August 3, 2017th broadcast at 10am DST. Tune in to this segment to engage in automotive reviews and life every Thursday morning from 10-10:30am. Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas will be asked …

Hezi ArisDriving Me Crazy Duo John and Laurie Wiles with Bugsy ‘NPR’s CarTalk’ Lawlor, and Winston Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas, and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Thursday, August, 2017th @10am DST

Festival International du Blues de Tremblant “24th Edition”
By BOB PUTIGNANO

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July 7 – 16, 2017 in Mont-Tremblant, Québec, Canada” www.TremblantBlues.com MONT-TREMBLANT, QUÉBEC, CANADA — July 29, 2017 — The 2017 Festival International du Blues de Tremblant is their twenty-fourth edition; it’s also my ninth consecutive year covering this top-shelf Blues festival. This year’s headliners featured international performers from throughout the world, as well as regional artists/performers from Québec and Ontario. …

Hezi ArisFestival International du Blues de Tremblant “24th Edition”
By BOB PUTIGNANO

LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Eat, Drink, Love – The 23rd Annual Puerto Vallarta International Food Festival
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

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“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” –Hippocrates Emerging from a cool plunge in the deep blue sea of Bandaras Bay, I settled back in a little motorboat which gently rocked side to side as it glided towards densely forested cliffs and an intensely blue grotto.  The sun was high overhead, its warmth lulling me into a …

Hezi ArisLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Eat, Drink, Love – The 23rd Annual Puerto Vallarta International Food Festival
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE