Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano to Endorse Tim Hodges, Candidate for Yonkers City Council District
By Hezi Aris

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YONKERS, NY — October 16, 2021 — Mayor Spano will be endorsing Tim Hodges, candidate for Yonkers 6th City Council District at the steps of Yonkers City this Monday, October 18, 2021 at 2:30pm. Insiders advise that some unions will also be in attendance to lend their support and endorsement of Tim Hodges’ candidacy.

TribuneYonkers Mayor Mike Spano to Endorse Tim Hodges, Candidate for Yonkers City Council District
By Hezi Aris

Al-Qaeda Threatens U.S. With Attacks ‘More Painful Than 9/11’
By Robert Spencer

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Yet old Joe continues to aid the jihad. October 15, 2021 — “When people see a strong horse and a weak horse,” Osama bin Laden once famously quipped, “by nature they will like the strong horse.” America during the period in which Old Joe Biden continues to pretend to be president of the United States is decidedly a weak horse, …

TribuneAl-Qaeda Threatens U.S. With Attacks ‘More Painful Than 9/11’
By Robert Spencer

NYS Assemblyman Nader Sayegh (NYS-AD90-Yonkers) Endorses Tim Hodges for Yonkers City Council DIstrict 6

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YONKERS, NY — OCTOBER 15, 2021 — Click onto the hyperlink below to see and hear NYS Assmeblyman Nader Sayegh’s endorsement of Tim Hodges for Yonkers City Councilmemember to represent District 6. https://vimeo.com/631444331  

eHeziNYS Assemblyman Nader Sayegh (NYS-AD90-Yonkers) Endorses Tim Hodges for Yonkers City Council DIstrict 6

Petition for Piñera’s Impeachment Filed at Chile’s Lower House

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SANTIAGO DE CHILE, CHILE — October 14, 2021 —Deputies Wednesday filed for the impeachment of President Sebastián Piñera for his involvement in financial and entrepreneurial transactions disclosed earlier this month in the so-called Pandora Papers. Everything related to the Dominga deal had been disclosed during a 2017 judicial investigation which had acquitted Piñera For the impeachment to be approved in …

TribunePetition for Piñera’s Impeachment Filed at Chile’s Lower House

Hurricane Ida Exacts Damage in Yonkers’ “Sewer Department”
By Hezi Aris

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The  “Sewer Department” Hezitorial  YONKERS, NY — OCTOBER 13, 2021 — Warnings of Hurricane Ida’s pending ferocity was unequivocal. What was certain was that Ida would arrive; the exact location was unclear. As Ida meandered along the path of her choosing many communities more often prone to the horrific aftermath of hurricanes took whatever best practice precautions available. Yonkers was …

eHeziHurricane Ida Exacts Damage in Yonkers’ “Sewer Department”
By Hezi Aris

Bronxville Mayor’s Column: Week of October 12th, 2021 Column
by Mary Marvin, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — October 12, 2021 — I  have been trying to understand the bipartisan infrastructure bill to take my mind off some of the other activities in Washington and also because infrastructure and public transportation are front and center for us at the moment in village government. I focused in on the support for Amtrak as I have a special fondness for it – …

Mary MarvinBronxville Mayor’s Column: Week of October 12th, 2021 Column
by Mary Marvin, Esq.

Marist New York State Poll: Governor Hochul Approval, October 2021

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Governor Kathy Hochul: So Far New Yorkers Approve, But No Guarantees for 2022 POUGHKEEPSIE, NY — October 12, 2021 — Fifty days after being sworn in, New York Governor Kathy Hochul enjoys positive support from state residents. More than half rate her favorably (55%), her approval rating is +18 percentage points (49% – 31%), and 56% say she is a “good leader” for the state. In contrast, the numbers are not encouraging …

TribuneMarist New York State Poll: Governor Hochul Approval, October 2021

Governor Hochul Signs Legislation Helping Homeless, Disabled and Elderly SNAP Recipients to Purchase …

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Legislation (S.64/A.1524) Creates Statewide Restaurant Meals Program; Mandates OTDA to Apply for USDA Approval so SNAP Recipients Can Purchase Prepared Foods Once Approved by USDA, Would Help SNAP Recipients to Use Their Benefits for Prepared or Hot Food at Participating Restaurants and Delis Launches $25 Million Restaurant Resiliency Program, Building on the Successful Nourish New York Initiative, to Provide a Boost to Struggling Restaurants While …

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Impeachment Investigation by the Judiciary Committee of the New York State Assembly
By Rita Galvin, Esq.

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ALBANY, NY — October 10, 2021 — There has been a lot of press around the conclusions reached in Attorney General Tish James’ report — however, the AG’s public comments and report have been rife with one-sided distortions, presented to generate scathing headlines and purposely mislead the public.  Tellingly, the AG has refused to answer any specific questions regarding the report while …

TribuneImpeachment Investigation by the Judiciary Committee of the New York State Assembly
By Rita Galvin, Esq.