Lest We Forget – Honor Those Who Served with Honor and Respect

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eHeziLest We Forget – Honor Those Who Served with Honor and Respect

FEMA Delaying Implementation of Changes to Pricing Formula for Flood Insurance
By ELIOT L. ENGEL

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WASHINGTON, DC — November 9, 2019 — “FEMA’s decision is a welcome one for our region and will help thousands of my constituents living in the Sound Shore communities and along the coastlines. Homeowners that live in high-risk flood zones are already strained by the effects of global warming, which have made sea levels rise and storms more powerful. Adding …

eHeziFEMA Delaying Implementation of Changes to Pricing Formula for Flood Insurance
By ELIOT L. ENGEL

In Memoriam: Active Yonkers Firefighter John V. Peteani, Jr. – December 4, 1961 – November 3, 2019

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YONKERS,NY — November 5, 2019 — John V. Peteani Jr. passed away at home on Sunday, November 3, 2019 in Yonkers, New York due to complications following cancer. He was 57. John was born on December 4, 1961 in The Bronx, NY.  He married his wife, Angela in 1994. John was inducted into the Yonkers Fire Department in October of …

eHeziIn Memoriam: Active Yonkers Firefighter John V. Peteani, Jr. – December 4, 1961 – November 3, 2019

New York State Election Law – What It Means To You! – Time Allowed Employees to Vote

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New York State Election Law – Time Allowed Employees to Vote § 3-110. Time allowed employees to vote. 1. A registered voter may, without loss of pay for up to three hours, take off so much working time as will enable him or her to vote at any election. 2. The employee shall be allowed time off for voting only at …

eHeziNew York State Election Law – What It Means To You! – Time Allowed Employees to Vote

Engel Receives Congressional Leader Award for Work to Protect Local Hospitals

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY— October 26, 2019 — This week, Congressman Eliot L. Engel was awarded the Congressional Leader Award by America’s Essential Hospitals for his leadership in preventing devastating cuts to the Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) payment program. “I am honored to receive the Congressional Leader Award from America’s Essential Hospitals, which has been an invaluable ally in our …

eHeziEngel Receives Congressional Leader Award for Work to Protect Local Hospitals

Senator Biaggi Issues Statement On the Closure of Mount Vernon Hospital

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MOUNT VERNON, WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY – October 25, 2019 — Last week it was announced that Montefiore Health Systems would be closing down its Mount Vernon Hospital. State Senator Alessandra Biaggi (D-Bronx/Westchester) issued the following statement: “I was born at Mount Vernon hospital, and like many district residents, hold the institution and its staff close to my heart. It is …

eHeziSenator Biaggi Issues Statement On the Closure of Mount Vernon Hospital

Shanae Williams, Yonkers City Councilmember (District-1), New York State Senator Alessandra Biaggi (NY-34), and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large, on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @10am EST

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Use the following hyperlink http://tobtr.com/s/11541675 to listen to this broadcast of Westchester On the Level “Live” or “On Demand”. Call (347) 205-9201 to share your perspective or inquiry and please adhere to the topics/issues being discussed. WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — October 16, 2019 — Yonkers City Councilmember Shanae Williams (CoY-District-1) opens the broadcast by informing the public of their ability …

eHeziShanae Williams, Yonkers City Councilmember (District-1), New York State Senator Alessandra Biaggi (NY-34), and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large, on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @10am EST

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo Pledges Full Support for Mother Cabrini Memorial in New York City

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Governor Cuomo: “Let’s stand up and demand respect for our community. Let’s lead the way by taking action and let’s build a memorial to Mother Cabrini – and I pledge my full support tonight.” A rush transcript of the Governor’s remarks is available below: NEW YORK, NY — October 13, 2019 — Good evening, everyone. What a great event this …

eHeziGovernor Andrew M. Cuomo Pledges Full Support for Mother Cabrini Memorial in New York City

A Proposal to Combat Hate Crimes
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER 

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The Feiner Report Westchester County Would Be Best Served By Compiling a “Hate Crime Reporting Form” That Would Be Shared and Thereby Help to Track Hate Crimes and Its Offenders GREENBURGH, NY — Our county has experienced numerous Anti-Semitic incidents in recent months.  Scarsdale, White Plains, Pleasantville have experienced Anti-Semitic incidents in the last few weeks alone. The problem is escalating. …

Paul FeinerA Proposal to Combat Hate Crimes
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER 

Engel Statement on Anti-Semitic Vandalism at Westchester Holocaust Memorial

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WASHINGTON, DC —October 10, 2019 —Congressman Eliot L. Engel issued the following statement: “Another sickening act of Anti-Semitism, this time at the Garden of Remembrance Holocaust Memorial in Westchester, on Yom Kippur eve, one of our holiest days in the Jewish faith. This follows three successive incidences of Anti-Semitism in Scarsdale, New Rochelle, and Pelham. These despicable acts must be …

eHeziEngel Statement on Anti-Semitic Vandalism at Westchester Holocaust Memorial