Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Massive Grant – $11.5 Million in FEMA Funding for Yonkers Fire Department to Hire 30 Additional Firefighters

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 Funding Will Be Used To Hire 30 Yonkers Firefighters Saving the City & Department Millions in Overtime Costs  Senators Say Yonkers Firefighters Have Worked Tirelessly Throughout The COVID-19 Pandemic, Clocking Over 6.5M In Overtime  Schumer, Gillibrand: Federal Funding Will Help Put Out Budget Fire Facing Yonkers Fire Department  WASHINGTON, D.C. — September 15, 2020 — U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer …

TribuneSchumer, Gillibrand Announce Massive Grant – $11.5 Million in FEMA Funding for Yonkers Fire Department to Hire 30 Additional Firefighters

New York Firefighter Sues Yonkers for Retaliation Over Racial Slur
By CURT VARONE

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YONKERS, NY — August 10, 2020  — A Yonkers Firefighter who was suspended for thirty-five days without pay for posting a racial slur in social media has filed suit in federal court contending his punishment was retaliation for an earlier complaint he filed against an officer who used a racial slur in his presence. David Daoud filed suit yesterday in …

TribuneNew York Firefighter Sues Yonkers for Retaliation Over Racial Slur
By CURT VARONE

“Notice to Cease and Desist” Directed to Westchester County District Attorney with Respect to Delfim Heusler
By Judge KAREN BEST

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YONKERS, NY – July 14, 2020 — “This complaint is hereby submitted as an official request that Mr. Heusler be charged and arraigned under New York State Penal Code §240.26(3) Harassment in the Second Degree. Pursuant to New York State Penal Code §240.26(3), a person is guilty of Harassment in the Second Degree when, with the intent to harass, annoy …

Tribune“Notice to Cease and Desist” Directed to Westchester County District Attorney with Respect to Delfim Heusler
By Judge KAREN BEST

Bryan Hoadley, Power Breezer Chief Revenue Officer, and Hezi Aris Yonkers Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large, on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, May 13, 2020, from 10am-12Noon EST

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Yorktown Talk Focuses on Limiting Coronavirus Spread

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YORKTOWN, NY — May 9, 2020 – Officials from the Lowe’s home improvement store donated thousands of KN95 masks to emergency responders in Yorktown on Yesterday morning. A video of the event is posted on the town’s Facebook page. Pele Edwards, the store manager at the Yorktown Heights Lowe’s, said the donation was made in gratitude to first responders. “We …

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Employees Fighting for Federal Dollars to Help Local Governments
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER

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The Feiner Report GREENBURGH, NY – May 7, 2020 — Jared M. Rosenberg, Greenburgh Emergency Medical Services EMT-P Paramedic Supervisor, has been interviewed most recently by PBS, as well as print publications. He is president of the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) unit in Greenburgh for CSEA, AFSCME Local 1000. He has been advocating for additional federal dollars to help local …

Paul FeinerEmployees Fighting for Federal Dollars to Help Local Governments
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER

Mount Vernon City Worker Says Muslims Should be Banned from Public Office and Positions of Power
By AJ WOODSON

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — May 2, 2020 — During Ramadan, the holiest month for Muslims, a mechanic for the Mount Vernon Fire Department says Muslims should be banned from public office and positions of power in a Facebook rant Wednesday, April 29th that has since been removed. Robert Versace’s statement (see below) is nothing less than Islamophobia which is by …

eHeziMount Vernon City Worker Says Muslims Should be Banned from Public Office and Positions of Power
By AJ WOODSON

City of Yonkers Budget Hearing Schedule – Monday, May 4 to June 1, 2020

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CITY OF YONKERS BUDGET HEARING SCHEDULE All hearings will be held Virtually Pursuant to Gov. Cuomo’s Executive Order – 202.1 and subject to change Monday, May 4th 4:00 – 4:30 … Overview of Proposed Budget 4:30 – 6:00 … General Revenues …………………. (Special Taxes / State Aid / Water Fund / Sewer Fund Tuesday, May 5th 4:00 – 5:00 … Corporation …

TribuneCity of Yonkers Budget Hearing Schedule – Monday, May 4 to June 1, 2020

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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/11714087 The subject matter to be discussed is described herein:  MOUNT VERNON, NY and YONKERS, NY — April 14, 2020 — Shawyn-Patterson Howard attends the broadcast in the …

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EMS Members Respond to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Claim ‘Now is Not the Time for Equal Pay’

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‘Even on the Frontlines of the Covid-19 Pandemic We are not Treated Equal’ FDNY EMS Respond to Mayors Claim Now is Not the Time for Equal Pay NEW YORK, NY — Three unions representing the more than 4,000 FDNY EMS First Responders issued a statement responding to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s public comment yesterday that “it’s not the time” to …

TribuneEMS Members Respond to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Claim ‘Now is Not the Time for Equal Pay’