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 …

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

Middle East Scholars Blame Trump for an Iran Policy 40 Years in the Making
By A.J. CASCHETTA

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When the new academic year convenes days from now, students attending American colleges will learn that there is a crisis in the Middle East caused by a radical departure from traditional U.S.-Iran relations instigated, of course, by President Donald Trump. At the University of Michigan, Juan Cole may tell them that “Trump created this crisis by breaching the 2015 Iran …

eHeziMiddle East Scholars Blame Trump for an Iran Policy 40 Years in the Making
By A.J. CASCHETTA

Yonkers Industrial Development Agency Denied the Capacity to Condemn the MTA Bus Storage Facility in Yonkers As Per Appellate Court Ruling
By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY — August 24, 2019 — The Yonkers Industrial Development Agency (YIDA) was desirous to take possession and control of a 3.6-acre property that has long been a parking / storage facility of MTA buses. The property, a 3.6-acre acre facility was purchased by New York City and has since leased the property to the MTA. In 2015, Yonkers …

eHeziYonkers Industrial Development Agency Denied the Capacity to Condemn the MTA Bus Storage Facility in Yonkers As Per Appellate Court Ruling
By HEZI ARIS

The Feiner Report: FREE Kids Cricket Clinic at Westchester’s First Cricket Field this Sunday, August 25th at 9a.m. at Richard Presser Park
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER

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GREENBURGH, NY — August 23, 2019 — Greenburgh’s initiative to promote Cricket at Westchester’s first cricket field received an enormous positive response from cricket lovers. We’re the first community in Westchester to promote cricket as a sport. The cricket committee is encouraging kids to learn the sport with a free kids cricket clinic on August 25th at 9a.m. at Richard …

Paul FeinerThe Feiner Report: FREE Kids Cricket Clinic at Westchester’s First Cricket Field this Sunday, August 25th at 9a.m. at Richard Presser Park
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER

Progressive Computing Celebrates 25th Anniversary Serving The IT Needs Of Thriving Businesses

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YONKERS, NY — August 23, 2019 — For 25 years, Progressive Computing has adapted to numerous industry innovations while providing vigilant and cost-effective information technology service to the needs of businesses in the New York City area and across the country. The company recently commemorated this milestone at its new headquarters near Midland Avenue in Yonkers with a bash attended …

eHeziProgressive Computing Celebrates 25th Anniversary Serving The IT Needs Of Thriving Businesses

Acting Yonkers Police Commissioner Mueller and Police Benevolent Association President Det. Olson Maintain Maintain a Pension Padding Chokehold on the Yonkers Police Department with a Wink and a Nod Accommodation by the Spano Brothers
By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY — August 22, 2019 — The recently designated acting Yonkers Police Commissioner John Mueller and his best friend, Yonkers Police Benevolent Association (PBA) President Detective Keith Olson have methodically engaged in overwhelming the Yonkers Police Department hierarchy by throwing down the gauntlet years ago. The process has been long and arduous, albeit seemingly successful. It was as if …

eHeziActing Yonkers Police Commissioner Mueller and Police Benevolent Association President Det. Olson Maintain Maintain a Pension Padding Chokehold on the Yonkers Police Department with a Wink and a Nod Accommodation by the Spano Brothers
By HEZI ARIS

Victoria Gearity, Ossining Mayor, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Friday, August 23, 2019 @10am EST

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Call-in for Guests and Listeners: (347) 205-9201.  Broadcast Heard “Live” or “On Demand” via the Internet … via the Internet … http://tobtr.com/s/11450081  Please note the broadcast goes “live” at 10am EST sharp  and is archived by 12:15PM WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY —  August 23, 2019 —Ossining Mayor Victoria Gearity opens the broadcast day on Friday, August 23, 2019 @ 10am.  Discussion …

eHeziVictoria Gearity, Ossining Mayor, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Friday, August 23, 2019 @10am EST

New York State Red Flag Law Goes Into Effect August 24, 2019

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — August 21, 2019 — As of the school year 2019-2020, New York educators, families and law enforcement can take legal action to potentially prevent violence when they spot so-called red flags in a person’s behavior, which may indicate future violence. The suspect student or other community member may be posting threats on social media, making verbal …

eHeziNew York State Red Flag Law Goes Into Effect August 24, 2019

Air Quality Health Advisory Issued for New York Metropolitan Area

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YONKERS, NY — August 21, 2019 —New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos and New York State Department of Health (DOH) Commissioner Howard Zucker, M.D., J.D., issued an Air Quality Health Advisory for the New York City Metro and Long Island areas for Thursday, August 22, 2019. The pollutant of concern is: Ozone The advisory will be in effect 11 …

eHeziAir Quality Health Advisory Issued for New York Metropolitan Area

LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Halfway To The Stars – San Francisco Highlights
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

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“If you’re alive, you can’t be bored in San Francisco. If you’re not alive, San Francisco will bring you to life.”    ~ William Saroyan Its golden sun seemed to be shining just for me as I landed at San Francisco’s International Airport.  I was eagerly awaiting my visit but I had only a few days to explore and experience. …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Halfway To The Stars – San Francisco Highlights
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

Exciting Progress in Mount Vernon
By Mount Vernon Mayor ANDRÉ WALLACE

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — August 21, 2019 — Let’s start simple this week:  I am the only Mayor of the City of Mount Vernon.  I will be the Mayor until the end of 2019.  Nobody’s going to be able to change that or challenge it any longer.  This is not my personal feeling.  This was the ruling of Judge Ecker …

eHeziExciting Progress in Mount Vernon
By Mount Vernon Mayor ANDRÉ WALLACE