Yonkers On Hudson Alliance Urges City to Require “Environmental Impact Statement” from Glenwood Power Plant Developer

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YONKERS, NY — October 11, 2021 — A headline in the September 7th edition of the Yonkers Times declared, “The Future of Glenwood Power Plant Redevelopment at Standstill.” The article reported that the developers of the Glenwood Power Plant, an abandoned industrial site perched on the Hudson River south of JFK Marina, had not made good on its promise of …

TribuneYonkers On Hudson Alliance Urges City to Require “Environmental Impact Statement” from Glenwood Power Plant Developer

Allegations of Nefarious Accusations Against Disabled Yonkers Fire Fighters Proven Incorrect
By Hezi Aris

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YONKERS, NY –  October 11, 2021– It was on December 12, 2015 that the Yonkers Tribune received  a “Letter to the Editor” … that spoke to nefarious accusations against disabled Yonkers Firefighters who were legitimately disabled on the the job. The archival Letter to the Editor can be City Hall’s advisement 6 years ago asserted that Mayor Mike Spano was …

eHeziAllegations of Nefarious Accusations Against Disabled Yonkers Fire Fighters Proven Incorrect
By Hezi Aris

The Saladin Paradigm: Finding the ‘Good’ in Islamic Terrorists
By Raymond Ibrahim

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October 11, 2021 — A “moderate” Muslim cleric and counter-terrorism advisor to the UK government was recently caught on film referring to Israel as a “terrorist state” and praising “martyrs”—jihadist code for suicide bombers. During his speech, Imam Irfan Chishti told the crowd that “if they wanted to become ‘mujahideen,’ holy warriors, then they should emulate the Muslim general Saladin, …

Raymond IbrahimThe Saladin Paradigm: Finding the ‘Good’ in Islamic Terrorists
By Raymond Ibrahim

Guide to Buying Auto Insurance

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY —October 10, 2021 —  These days, purchasing vehicle insurance is as simple as clicking a few buttons on your computer. Here is a guide from experts about the best auto insurance buying options. Research The first thing you should do is learn about what options are available to you. Look up national and local insurers for the …

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5 Foods to Fuel Your Child’s Brain at School

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — October 10, 2021 — When you send your kids off to school, it’s really hard to control what they are going to eat unless you pack their lunch. If not, they’ll have access to the school cafeteria, which is often filled with unhealthy foods. Schools can opt to use school lunch delivery services to nourish learning …

Tribune5 Foods to Fuel Your Child’s Brain at School

Governor Hochul Signs Legislation Helping Homeless, Disabled and Elderly SNAP Recipients to Purchase …

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Legislation (S.64/A.1524) Creates Statewide Restaurant Meals Program; Mandates OTDA to Apply for USDA Approval so SNAP Recipients Can Purchase Prepared Foods Once Approved by USDA, Would Help SNAP Recipients to Use Their Benefits for Prepared or Hot Food at Participating Restaurants and Delis Launches $25 Million Restaurant Resiliency Program, Building on the Successful Nourish New York Initiative, to Provide a Boost to Struggling Restaurants While …

TribuneGovernor Hochul Signs Legislation Helping Homeless, Disabled and Elderly SNAP Recipients to Purchase …

Impeachment Investigation by the Judiciary Committee of the New York State Assembly
By Rita Galvin, Esq.

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ALBANY, NY — October 10, 2021 — There has been a lot of press around the conclusions reached in Attorney General Tish James’ report — however, the AG’s public comments and report have been rife with one-sided distortions, presented to generate scathing headlines and purposely mislead the public.  Tellingly, the AG has refused to answer any specific questions regarding the report while …

TribuneImpeachment Investigation by the Judiciary Committee of the New York State Assembly
By Rita Galvin, Esq.

Virtual Candidates Forum for Yonkers City Council President and Westchester County Legislator District 15 Sponsored by League of Women Voters Rivertowns – Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 7-8pm and 8-9pm Respectively

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BRONXVILLE, NY and YONKERS, NY — October 9, 2021 — The League of Women Voters Announces that It Will Sponsor a Virtual Forum for Candidates for Westchester County Board Legislator 15th District and Yonkers City Council President. The Forum, co-sponsored by the East Yonkers neighborhood associations will be conducted via a Zoom webinar on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021. The County …

TribuneVirtual Candidates Forum for Yonkers City Council President and Westchester County Legislator District 15 Sponsored by League of Women Voters Rivertowns – Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 7-8pm and 8-9pm Respectively

Yonkers Resident Writes to NYS Board of Elections Questioning Why Yonkers Councilman Anthony Merante Has Not Filed Any Campaign Finance Disclosures for “The Friends of Anthony Merante” Since 2017

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YONKERS, NY — October 8, 2021 — The Yonkers Tribune has today received the following letter dated October 5, 2021 “penned” by Teresa Cola of Yonkers who addressed the Yonkers Board of Elections regarding the lack of campaign financing with respect to the account of  the “Friends of Anthony Merante” account. The copy of the letter reads as follows … …

TribuneYonkers Resident Writes to NYS Board of Elections Questioning Why Yonkers Councilman Anthony Merante Has Not Filed Any Campaign Finance Disclosures for “The Friends of Anthony Merante” Since 2017

You Can Run BUT You Can’t Hide
By Fred Polvere

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YONKERS, NY — October 7, 2021 — Ron Matten is running for Yonkers City Council President. When asked why he was running, he said he wanted “to be a check” on Mayor Mike Spano. Typical of everything Matten says, there is no there, there. You see, when Spano took time off from running an employment agency for family and friends, …

Fred PolvereYou Can Run BUT You Can’t Hide
By Fred Polvere