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

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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Virtual Candidates Forum for Yonkers City Council President and Westchester County Legislator District 15 Sponsored by League of Women Voters Rivertowns – Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 7-8pm and 8-9pm Respectively

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BRONXVILLE, NY and YONKERS, NY — October 9, 2021 — The League of Women Voters Announces that It Will Sponsor a Virtual Forum for Candidates for Westchester County Board Legislator 15th District and Yonkers City Council President. The Forum, co-sponsored by the East Yonkers neighborhood associations will be conducted via a Zoom webinar on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021. The County …

TribuneVirtual Candidates Forum for Yonkers City Council President and Westchester County Legislator District 15 Sponsored by League of Women Voters Rivertowns – Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 7-8pm and 8-9pm Respectively

You Can Run BUT You Can’t Hide
By Fred Polvere

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YONKERS, NY — October 7, 2021 — Ron Matten is running for Yonkers City Council President. When asked why he was running, he said he wanted “to be a check” on Mayor Mike Spano. Typical of everything Matten says, there is no there, there. You see, when Spano took time off from running an employment agency for family and friends, …

Fred PolvereYou Can Run BUT You Can’t Hide
By Fred Polvere

Yonkers City Council Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, October 12, 2021 @ 7pm

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     Yonkers City Council Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, October 12, 2o21 Committee of the Whole at 6:30pm Yonkers City Council Stated Meeting at 7pm YONKERS, NY — October 7, 2021 — Enclosed herein, please find  a copy of the Yonkers City Council Meeting Agenda for this coming Tuesday, October 12, 2021. 10-12-2021 Agenda.PDF # # # SOURCE: Nerissa D. Peña, Second …

TribuneYonkers City Council Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, October 12, 2021 @ 7pm