Shawyn Patterson-Howard, Mount Vernon Mayor, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large, on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 10am ET

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Guests and Listeners may share their perspective and / or inquiry when staying on topic and  using the following call-in number:                      (347) 205-9201. Listen to the broadcast “live” or “on demand” via … http://tobtr.com/s/11669364  MOUNT VERNON, NY, and YONKERS, NY — Mount Vernon Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard begins our broadcast day …

eHeziShawyn Patterson-Howard, Mount Vernon Mayor, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large, on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 10am ET

Schumer, Gillibrand, Lowey, Engel, and Maloney Call on Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to Hold a Public Hearing Before Moving Forand on Indian Point License Transfer

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Entergy Corporation Plans to Sell Indian Point to Holtec International After The Nuclear Plant Shuts Down Next Year.  The NRC Must Approve Transferring The Plant’s Federal License Before A Change in Ownership Can Happen.  Lawmakers to NRC: “Shutting the Representatives Of The State And Local Communities Out Of The Process Would Not Be In The Public Interest.” WASHINGTON, DC – …

eHeziSchumer, Gillibrand, Lowey, Engel, and Maloney Call on Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to Hold a Public Hearing Before Moving Forand on Indian Point License Transfer

Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large, AJ Smith, SmartAsset VP of Financial Education, and Shawn Patterson-Howard, Mayor of Mount Vernon, NY on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 10am ET

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Guests and Listeners may share their perspective and / or inquiry when staying on topic and  using the following call-in number: (347) 205-9201. Listen to the broadcast “live” or “on demand” via … http://tobtr.com/s/11650939  MOUNT VERNON, NY, NEW YORK, NY and YONKERS, NY — The broadcast day begins this Tuesday, January 28, 2020 with Yonkers Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large Hezi …

eHeziHezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large, AJ Smith, SmartAsset VP of Financial Education, and Shawn Patterson-Howard, Mayor of Mount Vernon, NY on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 10am ET

Two of New York’s Sacred Cows are About to Lock Horns
By RICHARD BRODSKY

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — January 26, 2020 —What’s different about this year’s budget proposal from Gov. Andrew Cuomo has nothing to do with the size of the looming $6 billion budget gap. Albany has successfully wrestled with larger gaps often. The problem is that for the first time we’re headed for a collision between the two sacred cows of state …

Richard BrodskyTwo of New York’s Sacred Cows are About to Lock Horns
By RICHARD BRODSKY

AOC’s Ravings Against Billionaires
By MARK W. HENDRICKSON

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“No one ever makes a billion dollars. You take a billion dollars.” GROVE CITY, PA — January 25, 2020 — That was the punchline of democratic socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day public interview with writer Ta-Nehisi Coates. The audience erupted into enthusiastic applause. This is a sad but vivid example of the woeful economic ignorance …

eHeziAOC’s Ravings Against Billionaires
By MARK W. HENDRICKSON

Westchester County IDA a Major Driver of Economic Development for the County in 2019

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Projects Approved for Financial Incentives Represent $1.6 Billion in Private Investment in County’s Economy With More Than 2,800 in New Residential Units Planned WHITE PLAINS, NY (January 2020) – The Westchester County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) was a driving force in spurring economic development in the County in 2019, providing financial incentives for a wide range of new commercial developments. …

eHeziWestchester County IDA a Major Driver of Economic Development for the County in 2019

Attorney General James Stands Up for Consumers Harmed by Dress Shop That Failed to Deliver Bridal, Prom, and Other Specialty Dresses on Time

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Owner Required to Refund Consumers’ Deposits, Make Significant Business Reforms ALBANY, NY — January 24, 2020 — New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced a settlement that stops the owner of a dress shop in the Capital Region from taking deposits for specialty dresses and then failing to deliver those dresses to customers in a timely manner. Under the …

eHeziAttorney General James Stands Up for Consumers Harmed by Dress Shop That Failed to Deliver Bridal, Prom, and Other Specialty Dresses on Time

MGM Resorts International Named a FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Company”

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LAS VEGAS, NV — January 23, 2020 — MGM Resorts International has been named among FORTUNE’s 2020 list of the World’s Most Admired Companies, available online at www.FORTUNE.com. The survey, regarded as a definitive analysis of corporate reputation, ranked MGM Resorts among the best in the world in the category of Hotels, Casinos and Resorts. The list is a ranking of …

eHeziMGM Resorts International Named a FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Company”

DRIVING ME CRAZY: The 2020 Hyundai Sonata Limited Review
By JOHN and LAURIE WILES

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I like this picture of the 2020 Hyundai Sonata Limited, but it’s blue and ours is white. I couldn’t find a good picture of the car in white, but you get the idea. The sloped back European styling is very good looking, and the fierceness of the front give you the impression of a car which is not to be …

John and Laurie WilesDRIVING ME CRAZY: The 2020 Hyundai Sonata Limited Review
By JOHN and LAURIE WILES

How Legal Weed Shops Feed the Vaping Crisis
By KEVIN SABET, Ph.D.

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State-sanctioned Marijuana Shops Are Contributing to the rise in lung illnesses and deaths at a higher rate than previously believed. NEW YORK, NY — January 22, 2020 — Proponents of the marijuana industry have dismissed the “pot vaping crisis,” with its deaths and lung injuries, as an aberration of the illicit market. Legal pot, they say, is regulated and thus …

eHeziHow Legal Weed Shops Feed the Vaping Crisis
By KEVIN SABET, Ph.D.