Yonkers Campaign Trail Infused by Personalities, Political Dogma, and Balanced with Money By HEZI ARIS

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Financial Statements as filed with the NYS Board of Elections Yonkers City Council President Liam McLaughlin, Esq. (I=Incumbent) (R=Republican) $144,100 raised in contributions; $97,400 closing balance in July Michael Khader, Esq. (C=Challenger) (D=Democrat) $104,500 raised in contributions; $98,000 closing balance Forthcoming reports will be due before the September 12th Primary Election and before the November 7th General Election. Yonkers City …

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Merante Proposes Real Estate Transfer Tax Break for Longtime Senior Homeowners

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YONKERS, NY — July 27, 2017 — “It’s time our senior citizens, who have embraced and called Yonkers home for years, get relief from the city’s onerous exit tax,” District 6 City Council candidate Anthony Merante said. Merante, a local businessman and CPA running on the Republican line, is referring to Yonkers’ long-unpopular Real Estate Transfer Tax. Merante is proposing …

Hezi ArisMerante Proposes Real Estate Transfer Tax Break for Longtime Senior Homeowners

New York State Announces Opening of Transitional Housing for Homeless Youth in Yonkers

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Supportive Services Will Help Young Adults Achieve Independence YONKERS, NY — July 27, 2017 — The New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance today announced the opening of a $3.2 million housing development for homeless youth in Yonkers. The Bruce Avenue Youth (BAY) House, operated by Westhab, Inc., provides four units and 16 beds of transitional housing for …

Hezi ArisNew York State Announces Opening of Transitional Housing for Homeless Youth in Yonkers

Yonkers Police Swear in 25 New Police Officers

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  YONKERS, NY — July 26, 2017 — The Yonkers Police Department proudly announced the hiring of twenty-five Probationary Police Officers: P.P.O. Brian McCormack P.P.O. Yocasta Azcona P.P.O. Sean Berry P.P.O. William Brusack P.P.O. Trevor Buchanan P.P.O. Timothy Callahan P.P.O. Vanessa Capllonch P.P.O. Ricardo Clerigo P.P.O. Sean Duffy P.P.O. Jayson Domenech P.P.O. Matthew Flood P.P.O. Aislinn Gormally P.P.O. Patrick Gormally …

Hezi ArisYonkers Police Swear in 25 New Police Officers

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, July 27, 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, July 27, 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, July 27, 2017th @10am DST

Yonkers Police Department Investigate Shooting Incident in the Vicinity of 369 Warburton Avenue

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YONKERS, NY — July 26, 2017 — On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017, at approximately 9:39pm, members of the Yonkers Police Department responded to the vicinity of 369 Warburton Avenue on reports of a shooting incident. Upon arrival officers located one male victim, a 29-year-old resident of Yonkers, with a non-life threatening grazed wound to his leg. Concurrently, police received information …

Hezi ArisYonkers Police Department Investigate Shooting Incident in the Vicinity of 369 Warburton Avenue

Maeve Scott, Yonkers City Council District 4 Candidate, and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, July 26, 2017 @10am DST

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Maeve Scott, Yonkers City Council Candidate is vying to represent District 4. She shares what she learned in the petition gathering process, how her demeanor toward governance is inclusive, and reveals the transformative aspects of her financial background and fiscal planning capacity brings to the equation for Yonkersites. She has garnered the endorsements of the Yonkers …

Hezi ArisMaeve Scott, Yonkers City Council District 4 Candidate, and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, July 26, 2017 @10am DST

Yonkers Police Commissioner Charles Gardner Issues Special Order Regarding Immigration Law
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YONKERS, NY — July 25, 2017 — Yonkers Voice has posted the document herein that is seemingly intended to clear up the conduct, demeanor, and status of the City of Yonkers as a “Sanctuary City” or not. One may infer that Yonkers Police Commissioner Charles Gardner seems intent to assuage concern that all people may advise Yonkers Police on all …

Hezi ArisYonkers Police Commissioner Charles Gardner Issues Special Order Regarding Immigration Law
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Milagros Lecuona, White Plains Mayoral Candidate, Nathan Hunter, Groundwork Hudson Valley Director of Healthy Communities, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, July 25, 2017th at 10am DST

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Milagros Lecuona is immersed in the upcoming White Plains Democratic Party Primary for the Office of Mayor. We delve into her growing base of support, and learn of her most recently garnering the Republican endorsement of her candidacy which guarantees her campaign effort up to and potentially beyond Election Day of November 7, 2017. She has …

Hezi ArisMilagros Lecuona, White Plains Mayoral Candidate, Nathan Hunter, Groundwork Hudson Valley Director of Healthy Communities, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, July 25, 2017th at 10am DST

Firefighter Espoused Killing Yonkers Firefighter’s Alongside Whom He Slept
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Threat to Life and Limb Expressed in Facebook Posts Yonkers City Hall Abdicates Responsibility to Employees’ and Residents’ Safety A Hezitorial Telling A Facebook posting by a Yonkers Firefighter came to Yonkers City Hall’s attention in February 2017. The posting was deemed “racist”. That Firefighter was within days admonished for his posting and docked 75 day’s pay. Yonkers Mayor Mike …

Hezi ArisFirefighter Espoused Killing Yonkers Firefighter’s Alongside Whom He Slept
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