Westchester to Inspect County-owned Retaining Walls

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“In light of the high volume of rain our region has experienced the last few weeks and last night’s incident in Ossining,” Westchester County Executive George Latimer advised, “I have directed the County’s Department of Public Works to inspect and determine the safety of County-owned retaining walls.” Announcement divulged on August 14, 2018 WHITE PLAINS, NY — August 19, 2018 …

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32 BJ, Building Workers Union Initiate Negotiations Regarding Wages, and Affordable Health Care Coverage

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32BJ SEIU v. BRI Strike Threat Looms  WHITE PLAINS, NY — August 19, 2018 —On the Morning of August 15, 2018, contract negotiations opened in White Plains for superintendents, handymen and women, porters and others who serve 100,000 apartment building and condo residents in towns and cities across the Hudson Valley. “We are seeking a fair contract, so we can …

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Mount Vernon Is Moving Forward on Memorial Field Our Sewers and More
By Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — August 18, 2018  — We are moving forward. That is the objective that we set and that’s the objective we are going to accomplish. We are moving forward at Memorial Field. We are moving forward on doing everything we can to fix our broken infrastructure, from bridges to roads to streetlights and sewers. On Tuesday, August …

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By Mayor RICHARD THOMAS

The Machiavellian Opponents of the Nation State Law
By Col (Res.) Dr. RAPHAEL G. BOUCHNIK-CHEN

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The public debate attending the Nation State Law is a clear indicator of Israel’s vibrant democracy and an illustration of the freedom of expression that characterizes the Israeli state of mind. Arabs, Druze, and Jews expressed their views on this matter, both pro and con, notwithstanding the fact that the core argument is essentially political rather than substantive. …

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By Col (Res.) Dr. RAPHAEL G. BOUCHNIK-CHEN

Revoke My Security Clearance, Too, Mr. President < Br> By WILLIAM H. McRAVEN

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Dear Mr. President: Former CIA director John Brennan, whose security clearance you revoked on Wednesday, is one of the finest public servants I have ever known. Few Americans have done more to protect this country than John. He is a man of unparalleled integrity, whose honesty and character have never been in question, except by those who don’t know him. …

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Engel Announces $388,857 in NY-16 Exports Financed by the Export-Import Bank in July Benefits Rye and Yonkers Businesses

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WASHINGTON, DC — August 17, 2018 —  Congressman Eliot L. Engel, a top member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, today announced the Export-Import Bank has financed $388,857 in exports for small businesses in New York’s 16th Congressional District during the month of July. The Export-Import bank helps American businesses insure international sales, finance foreign purchases of American products, and …

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The Rogue Gallery: Barbie Loves Her New Incarnation – Part V
By GAIL FARRELLY

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ICYMI: Read “The Rogue Gallery: Cartoon Characters Squawk at NYC Press Conference – Part I” http://www.yonkerstribune.com/2018/08/the-rogue-gallery-cartoon-characters-squawk-at-nyc-press-conference-by-gail-farrelly ICYMI: Read “The Rogue Gallery: Minnie Mouse Arrested in NYC’s Times Square – Part II“ http://www.yonkerstribune.com/2018/08/the-rogue-gallery-minnie-mouse-arrested-in-nycs-times-square-part-ii-by-gail-farrelly  ICYMI: Read “The Rogue Gallery: Ebenezer Scrooge to Change his Name – Part III” http://www.yonkerstribune.com/2018/08/40600 ICYMI: Read “The Rogue Gallery: Why Bigfoot Hides – Was That The Name …

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By GAIL FARRELLY

Young@Heart: Is Your Garage Constipated?
By PAM YOUNG

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If you drive down any neighborhood street in America, no matter what the cost of the homes, you’ll find at least 50% of the drive-ways have a car parked in them. That doesn’t mean the people in the homes have company, it most likely means the garages are full of stuff and there’s no room for the car or cars. I was …

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By PAM YOUNG

There Is a Right-Wing Coup Underway in Brazil, But Justice Will Prevail
By LUIZ INACIO LULA da SILVA*

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* Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is the the former president of Brazil. CURATIBA, BRAZIL — August 16, 2018 — Sixteen years ago, Brazil was in crisis; its future uncertain. Our dreams of developing into one of the world’s most prosperous and democratic countries seemed imperiled. The idea that one day our citizens might enjoy the comfortable living standards of our …

eHeziThere Is a Right-Wing Coup Underway in Brazil, But Justice Will Prevail
By LUIZ INACIO LULA da SILVA*