THE HEZITORIAL: Mayor Mike Spano Dismisses Yonkersites in High Stakes Political Power Play By HEZI ARIS

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Financial Armageddon Looms in Yonkers January 17, 2014 was the day Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano advised the City of Yonkers (CoY) his intent on making the Yonkers Board of Education (YBoE) a department of the City of Yonkers (CoY). It was also said on that day that Yonkers Public Schools (YPS) Superintendent Bernard Pierorazio had advised Mayor Spano that the …

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Remembering Richard Blassberg
TONY CASTRO, Esq.

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — September 25, 2020 —  In reflecting on the life of my friend Richard Blassberg, the first thought that comes to mind is the idiom, “God threw the mold away when he made him.”  There was no one like Richard, as those who knew him will attest to. I met Richard in 2001 when I first ran …

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TONY CASTRO, Esq.

Yom Kippur, May You Be Sealed in the Book of Life
By PAMELA GELLER

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On this highest of holy days, we wish you G’mar hatimah tovah, may you be sealed for a good year. Have a safe and easy fast. Yom Kippur—the Day of Atonement—is considered the most important holiday in the Jewish faith. Falling in the month of Tishrei, it marks the culmination of the 10 Days of Awe, a period of introspection …

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By PAMELA GELLER

Ten(10) RBG Takeaways from TwoLawyers Fighting to Define Female Retirement
By ERICA BAIRD and KAREN WAGNER

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing has spurred great memories from across all demographics. She paved the way for women’s equality—from the right to sign a mortgage without a man to the right to have a bank account without a male co-signer, and even the right to have a job without being discriminated against based on gender. NEW YORK, NY —  September …

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By ERICA BAIRD and KAREN WAGNER

Ossining Mayor Victoria Gearity, NYS Assemblyman Nader Sayegh, and Yonkers Tribune Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Friday, September 25, 2020 from 10am-12Noon ET

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Listen to the broadcast “live” or “on demand” via the following hyperlink – http://tobtr.com/s/11813068 Listeners are welcome to share their perspective and/or inquiry. Call 347-205-9201. Please note broadcasts are activated every Monday through Friday at 9:55am and archived by 12:15pm EST The issues discussed are defined herein. OSSINING, NY and YONKERS, NY — September 25, 2020 — Ossining Mayor Victoria Gearity …

eHeziOssining Mayor Victoria Gearity, NYS Assemblyman Nader Sayegh, and Yonkers Tribune Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Friday, September 25, 2020 from 10am-12Noon ET

Jewish Members of Congress Send Letter to McCarthy on Partisan Anti-Semitic Tactics

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WASHINGTON, DC — September 24, 2020 — Jewish members of the House of Representatives—led by the most senior Jewish members of Congress, Congressman Eliot L. Engel and Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey—sent a letter to Leader Kevin McCarthy imploring him to cease making anti-Semitism a partisan issue. The members offered to meet with Mr. McCarthy to discuss how these partisan tactics …

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The Paradox of Prosperity
By MARK W. HENDRICKSON

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GROVE CITY, PA — September 24, 2020 —In Friedrich Hayek’s 1954 book Capitalism and the Historians, the late French philosopher and political economist Bertrand de Jouvenel noted a baffling historical trend: “Strangely enough, the fall from favor of the money-maker coincides with an increase in his social usefulness.” In surveying the history of capitalism from its inception in the late …

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I.A.F.F. Yonkers Fire Fighters -Local 628 Endorses Verris Shako for Yonkers City Court Judge

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In Memoriam: S. Richard Blassberg – January 13, 1941 to September 23, 2020

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BREWSTER, NY — September 24, 2020 — S. Richard Blassberg of New Fairfield, CT formerly of Brewster, NY, died peacefully on Wednesday September 23, 2020. Richard was born on January 13, 1941 in Bronx, NY son of the late Joseph and Sylvia (Marsey) Blassberg. He graduated from Hicksville High School, Adelphi College receiving his bachelors and continuing his education at Pace …

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Driving Me Duo John and Laurie Wiles Review the 2020 Cadillac CT5 550T

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PINEHURST, NC — September 23, 2020 — What a treat this week! We had the Cadillac CT5 550T, a 3.0L Twin Turbo V6 with 360 hp, AWD, that gets 17 mpg around town and 25 mpg on the highway. Can you say “Varoom, Varoom?” Not that I’d ‘Varoom’ a Cadillac. No, seriously, there are only a couple of places around …

John and Laurie WilesDriving Me Duo John and Laurie Wiles Review the 2020 Cadillac CT5 550T