Mayor’s Column for the Week of May 18, 2020
By MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — May 19, 2020 —I belong to a Westchester business group that gathers experts to discuss the economic health, business atmosphere and future of our County. We convened via Zoom last week and listened to professionals in all business sectors of the County give their assessment of the COVID19 effect on their industry and their forecasts for the …

Mary MarvinMayor’s Column for the Week of May 18, 2020
By MARY MARVIN, Esq.

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $30.2 Million for the Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation COVID-19 Response in Westchester County, New York

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — May 19, 2020 — The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $30.2 million grant award to the Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation (Bee-Line), in Westchester, New York, as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, signed by President Donald J. Trump on March 27, 2020. …

eHeziU.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $30.2 Million for the Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation COVID-19 Response in Westchester County, New York

LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Bauhaus – 100 Years of Delightful Design
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

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  The famous Bauhaus Art School opened in Weimar, Germany in 1919; there students studied not only architecture but created everything from buildings to art and furniture. Throughout this year Germany is celebrating its centenary, and I had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity recently to visit all the design’s hotspots and explore exhibits and events marking the birthplace of Modernism. Form Follows …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Bauhaus – 100 Years of Delightful Design
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

Bee-Line Buses to Use Rear Door Entrance and Exit
By DAN MURPHY

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No Charge-Free Fares YONKERS, NY — March 29, 2020 — Recognizing the vital service the Bee-Line Bus system provides to Westchester County, and the imperative needed to protect the drivers of these buses, Westchester County Executive George Latimer is directing that all passengers must now enter and exit buses from the rear door. The new policy is the latest action …

TribuneBee-Line Buses to Use Rear Door Entrance and Exit
By DAN MURPHY

The Coronavirus is a Catalyst of Bigotry Impacting Chinese-Americans Residing in Greenburgh
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER

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The Feiner Report GREENBURGH, NY — A large Chinese-American population live in Greenburgh. Some have expressed worry regarding bias against the Chinese community. We must not tolerate any racial discrimination. If any resident is victimized – please advise so we can forward the complaints to the Human Rights Committee and to other authorities. As far as I know, no  Greenburgh …

Paul FeinerThe Coronavirus is a Catalyst of Bigotry Impacting Chinese-Americans Residing in Greenburgh
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER

LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: The Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, New York
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

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“There’s a serene and settled majesty to woodland scenery that enters into the soul and delights and elevates it, and fills it with noble inclinations.” — Washington Irving Over the River and Through the Woods The charming village of Lake Placid is near the lake of the same name in New York State’s Adirondack Mountains.  It’s known as a Winter Olympics venue …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: The Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, New York
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: The Delamar Hotel, Greenwich, Connecticut – A Mirthful Mid-Winter Get-Away
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

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GREENWICH, CT —  The Delamar is an award-winning, family-owned luxury hotel in Greenwich Connecticut on the harbor, whose rich maritime heritage dates back to 1902. In addition to the property’s 75 serene luxury guestrooms and suites, there’s the singular Delamar Spa and a 500-foot private dock for yachts. Upon checking in, I was graciously greeted with a glass of champagne …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: The Delamar Hotel, Greenwich, Connecticut – A Mirthful Mid-Winter Get-Away
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

John Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher / Editor, Michael Edelman, Esq., Political Analyst, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Monday, December 16, 2019 at 10am ET

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Call-in for Guests and Listeners: (347) 205-9201.  Broadcast Heard “Live” or “On Demand” via the Internet … http://tobtr.com/s/11607825  The Topics To Be Discussed Are Discerned Herein: Please note the broadcast goes “live” at 10am EST sharp  and is archived by 12:15PM John Bailey, White Plains CitizeNet Reporter Publisher/ Editor has much to discuss opens the Monday broadcast day over compelling …

eHeziJohn Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher / Editor, Michael Edelman, Esq., Political Analyst, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Monday, December 16, 2019 at 10am ET

LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Saratoga Springs, New York – A Hudson Valley Treasure
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

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SARATOGA, NY — Saratoga Springs, a town enhanced by a history of health, wealth and racing, was first and foremost a town blessed with nourishing mineral springs. These magical waters were undiscovered until 1771 when a British general attributed the cure of his leg wound to High Rock Spring.  Post Revolution, this site became a refuge for luminaries that ranged …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Saratoga Springs, New York – A Hudson Valley Treasure
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Rhinebeck, New York – Close to Home; Far From Expected
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE

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RHINEBECK, NY — Just a mere two hours from New  York City,  there is a place that perfectly embodies the charms of small town America – steeped in history, with majestic views of the Catskill Mountains and nestled in the lush rolling hills of Duchess County in scenic Hudson Valley: Rhinebeck. It’s an All-American town that was founded in 1686 …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Rhinebeck, New York – Close to Home; Far From Expected
By BARBARA BARTON SLOANE