Statement From Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on Trump Administration’s Efforts to Roll Back Healthcare Protections for Transgender People

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NEW YORK, NY — May 24, 2019 — “The Trump administration’s newest efforts to overturn anti-discrimination protections for transgender Americans provided under the Affordable Care Act is a disgraceful endorsement of discrimination and bigotry. This repugnant proposal is just another example of how this federal administration is spreading the toxic dynamic of hate in this country. Across the nation, we …

eHeziStatement From Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on Trump Administration’s Efforts to Roll Back Healthcare Protections for Transgender People

Westchester County Police Investigate Stabbing on a Bee-Line Bus in Yonkers

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HAWTHORNE, NY and YONKERS, NY — May 24, 2019 — Westchester County Police are investigating a stabbing incident that occurred early Wednesday on a Bee-Line bus in west Yonkers. The incident occurred about 12:20 a.m. when two passengers became involved in an argument in the rear of the bus.  A third passenger, who was not involved in the dispute, walked …

eHeziWestchester County Police Investigate Stabbing on a Bee-Line Bus in Yonkers

Veteran and Yonkers’ Resident Honored By Co-workers and Teamsters Local 456
By A. NERI

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ELMSFORD, NY, MOUNT VERNON, NY, and YONKERS, NY — May 24, 2019 — Over Memorial Day weekend, one hopes the nation remembers and honors those men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country and our freedom.  Earlier this month, a local union made it a point to pay homage to a veteran and union member, while …

eHeziVeteran and Yonkers’ Resident Honored By Co-workers and Teamsters Local 456
By A. NERI

The World Responds to Help Children Devastated by Fires in Israel
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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Israel needs your prayers, and help.  Almost overnight, wildfires broke out, scorching acres, burning dozens of houses including entirely destroying a whole community. Over 3500 people have been evacuated as Israel braces for more. So far. Israel is considering declaring a national emergency due to fear of the spreading of existing and igniting of new fires. Temperatures are expected to …

Jonathan FeldsteinThe World Responds to Help Children Devastated by Fires in Israel
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

Victoria Gearity, Ossining Mayor, Richard Cirulli, Ph.D., Author / Playwrite, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large, on Westchester On the Level – Friday, May 24, 2019 @10am EST

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Share your perspective and/or make inquiry on topic. Call: (347) 205-9201 Listen to this broadcast “Live” or “On Demand” via the Internet … http://tobtr.com/11321475  Westchester County, NY — May 23, 2019 — Ossining Mayor Victoria Gearity has many accomplishments, concerns, and plans as effort and focus transitions in Ossining from what was, to what is, or can be. She shares …

eHeziVictoria Gearity, Ossining Mayor, Richard Cirulli, Ph.D., Author / Playwrite, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large, on Westchester On the Level – Friday, May 24, 2019 @10am EST

Mount Vernon Charter Revision Commission Established and Members Appointed

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — May 23, 2019 —  The newly established City of Mount Vernon Charter Revision Commission presented its members to the public Wednesday. Mayor Richard Thomas formally established the Charter Revision Commission on May 20 to address a local government structure that is perceived by many residents as dysfunctional and negatively affecting services to the people. Commission Chairman …

eHeziMount Vernon Charter Revision Commission Established and Members Appointed

NYS Senator Jessica Ramos On the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division Decision on Farmworker Rights

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Governor Cuomo and NYS Attorney General James Applaud Ruling By New York’s Top Court on Decision to Affirm the Right for Farmworkers to Organize New York State Senator Jessica Ramos, representing SD-13 today wrote the following: “This morning the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division ruled that excluding farm workers from labor rights is unconstitutional. Now it is the rule …

eHeziNYS Senator Jessica Ramos On the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division Decision on Farmworker Rights

Rose Secures Support from Every Freshman Dem for 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Legislation

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Bill to renew and fully fund Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) has now eclipsed 290 co-sponsors, guaranteeing a vote on the House floor; Congressman has helped secure $170,000 in VCF benefits for constituents WASHINGTON, DC – May 23, 2019 —Congressman Max Rose, an Army combat veteran who is leading a bipartisan effort to build support from new members to permanently renew …

eHeziRose Secures Support from Every Freshman Dem for 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Legislation

United Black Clergy Creates Mayoral Profile; Schedule Debates
By Mount Vernon Mayoral Candidate SHAWYN PATTERSON-HOWARD

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — May 23, 2019 — On Monday, the United Black Clergy (UBC) held a transformational event in Mount Vernon. The community forum was designed to help voters think differently about choosing the next leader for our great city. With the future of Mount Vernon at stake, the UBC is working to ensure that the next mayor is …

eHeziUnited Black Clergy Creates Mayoral Profile; Schedule Debates
By Mount Vernon Mayoral Candidate SHAWYN PATTERSON-HOWARD

Yonkers Police Detectives Arrest Warburton Avenue Shooter; Charge Attempted Murder

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YONKERS, NY — May 23, 2019 — Yonkers Detectives assigned to the Major Case Squad arrested the man suspected of shooting a victim on Warburton Avenue Saturday night. Eddie C. Jackson, Jr., a 23-year-old resident of Lincoln Terrace this City, was placed into custody yesterday morning while at Yonkers Criminal Court on an unrelated matter. Investigators developed information and recovered …

eHeziYonkers Police Detectives Arrest Warburton Avenue Shooter; Charge Attempted Murder