CWA/Verizon Contract Strike Watch

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  CWA Members from New York, New England & Virginia converged on July 25, 2015, to rally in lower Manhattan at Verizon to demand a fair contract. YONKERS, NY — July 30, 2015 — The contract for 38,000 CWA Members at Verizon expires Saturday, August 1st.  The Communications Workers of America / AFL-CIO could call a strike that will affect 14,800 …

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Rep. Engel: For 50 years, Medicare and Medicaid Have Been a True American Success Story

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — July 30, 2015 —  Congressman Eliot Engel, a senior member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, released the following statement on the 50th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid: “Fifty years ago today on July 30, 1965, President Lyndon Johnson signed the Social Security Act Amendments of 1965 into law, creating Medicare and Medicaid. Medicare provides health …

eHeziRep. Engel: For 50 years, Medicare and Medicaid Have Been a True American Success Story

The Eyes Have It By GAIL FARRELLY

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Old MacDonald had a farm. Young MacDonald didn’t. That was a problem, you see, because Tim MacDonald (aged 31) thought it was about time — well, more than time really — that his grandpa Michael (aged 78) park his old tractor for good and turn over the farm lock, stock, and barrel to his grandson, his only living relative. After …

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IN MEMORIAM: James Sadewhite By Hezi Aris

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Today I learned of the passing of one of the most empathic men I have ever met. A great man. A cultured man. He was kind hearted, always found a good word for others who may not have always deserved being addressed with such kindness, but the bar of generosity of his heart, mind and soul eclipsed most I have met. He was …

eHeziIN MEMORIAM: James Sadewhite By Hezi Aris

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT: Junkyard Variance Approval Outcome Exacts Detrimental Outcome in Homefield By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY — September 17, 2012 — The latest chapter of a three-years plus alleged non-compliance by Sprain Road Associates Inc., an open air building material site, located at 1014 Saw Mill River Road, in the Homefield section of Yonkers continued its seemingly long tale of subterfuge before Honorable Judge Joan B. Lefkowitz, on Friday, September 15, 2012. Michael Khader, Esq., representing James M. …

eHeziINVESTIGATIVE REPORT: Junkyard Variance Approval Outcome Exacts Detrimental Outcome in Homefield By HEZI ARIS

Infuriating the Public By Hezi Aris

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The Hezitorial The sun is setting on three term limited members of the Yonkers City Council. The City Council President, eligible to be reelected, faces a challenger, possibly two. TheMayor of Yonkers is designated a “lame duck.” The days of his government are waning; he is in search of a legacy. Yonkerites are being coaxed out of a lethargic slumber by the scandals that …

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Police Officer Christopher A. Ridley Posthumously Promoted

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — January 28, 2008 — Mount Vernon Mayor Clinton I. Young Jr., PoliceCommissioner David E. Chong have announced that effective 4:00 PM; today’s date Police Officer Christopher Ridley, killed in the line of duty on Friday January 25, 2008, will be posthumously promoted to Detective. Mayor Young commented, “the full details of the investigation have not yet surfaced …

eHeziPolice Officer Christopher A. Ridley Posthumously Promoted