The Climate Change Speech President Obama Must Make By ANDREW J. WILLNER

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  The new Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report reads like a science fiction writer’s vision of Apocalypse. But President Obama still fails to lead and to deal decisively with climate change and its looming tidal wave of human suffering. What follows is a portion of the imagined climate change speech President Obama needs to make to the nation, and …

eHeziThe Climate Change Speech President Obama Must Make By ANDREW J. WILLNER

Yonkers 2014 State of the City Address By Mayor MIKE SPANO

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Good evening Mr. Council President and members of the City Council, members of the Judiciary, members of the Board of Education, State and County representatives, and fellow Yonkers residents. I want to start by giving a round of applause to Palisade Preparatory High School Jazz Band for their performance this evening. I also want to thank News12 and viewers watching …

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Albany Crude Oil Moratorium Sets Mark for Statewide Action By PETER IWANOWICZ

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YONKERS, NY  — March 12, 2014 — Albany County Executive Dan McCoy’s moratorium to halt a Global Partners oil heating facility expansion currently under Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) review is the bold leadership our communities need, and sets the standard for local governments statewide.

eHeziAlbany Crude Oil Moratorium Sets Mark for Statewide Action By PETER IWANOWICZ

ENERGY MATTERS: Strike Threat Looms at Indian Point By ROGER WITHERSPOON

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Representatives of Entergy Nuclear and the union representing control room operators and other technical workers are preparing for around the clock bargaining sessions beginning Wednesday to avoid a strike at the two Indian Point nuclear plants on the banks of the Hudson River some 25 miles north of Manhattan.

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