Yonkers Federation of Teachers Assert Standing United in Support of the Public Interest Over that of Millionaires

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Defining themselves as both teachers likely parents, The Yonkers Federation of Teachers divulged their collective support for the community’s cry for help from Governor Cuomo, by asking for restoration of funding for “our” students  to restore Art, Music, Physical Education, Library media services, Reading, Guidance, Psychologists, Social workers, Industrial arts, Health and many more valuable resources to the schools. “The …

eHeziYonkers Federation of Teachers Assert Standing United in Support of the Public Interest Over that of Millionaires

Sabatino to Receive former Councilman Robertson’s Endorsement for Accession to Yonkers 3rd City Council Seat

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YONKERS, NY –  On the steps of City Hall today, at 2:00 p.m., former Council Member Dennis Robertson who represented Yonkers 3rd District will endorse Michael Sabatino for the 3rd Yonkers City Council for this November’s election. Mr. Robertson is slated to be joined by Yonkers City Council President Chuck Lesnick, Yonkers City Council Majority Leader Patricia McDow (1st District) …

eHeziSabatino to Receive former Councilman Robertson’s Endorsement for Accession to Yonkers 3rd City Council Seat

Mayor Amicone’s Statement Over NYS Supreme Court Ruling Demanding Yonkers Federation of Teachers Comply with Inspector General’s Subpoena

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Yonkers, NY — The following is an official statement by Mayor Phil Amicone regarding the ruling issued on Tuesday, July 26, 2011, by Judge William J. Giacomo of the New York State Supreme Court ordering the Yonkers Federation of Teachers (YFT) Welfare Fund to comply with the Yonkers Inspector General subpoena for documents by this Friday, July 29 at Noon.

eHeziMayor Amicone’s Statement Over NYS Supreme Court Ruling Demanding Yonkers Federation of Teachers Comply with Inspector General’s Subpoena

Murtagh’s Campaign Literature Deceives Voters by Historical Rewrite By HEZI ARIS

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Yonkers City Council Minority Leader and 2011 Republican mayoral candidate John Murtagh in literature dated July 17, 2011, “applauded the recent NYS Supreme Court Ruling that stipulated the Yonkers Inspector General had the right to audit the books and records of the Teacher's Welfare Fund.” So far so good. Murtagh’s perspective becomes “untrue” when it is stated, “Councilman Murtagh has taken the lead on the …

eHeziMurtagh’s Campaign Literature Deceives Voters by Historical Rewrite By HEZI ARIS

Open Letter to YPS Superintendent Bernard Pierorazio By PAT PULEO

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Dear Mr. Pierorazio: Giving out layoff notices before the Yonkers City Council has had an opportunity to hear from parents and the citizens of Yonkers is playing with the lives of hundreds of staff members. The cruelty is almost beyond belief. No budget is set until the city's budget is voted upon by June 1st. As you are aware the …

eHeziOpen Letter to YPS Superintendent Bernard Pierorazio By PAT PULEO

The Hezitorial: Fomenting Deceit with Angst and Drama By Hezi Aris

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Yonkers’ Albany Delegation, consisting of Senators Jeff Klein and Andrea Stewart-Cousins, and Assemblymen Mike Spano, J. Gary Pretlow, and Thomas Abinanti were saddled, as were their colleagues with a $10 billion deficit that would be pared down to comply with fiscal propriety as proposed by New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, The prospect for agreement among the three most powerful …

eHeziThe Hezitorial: Fomenting Deceit with Angst and Drama By Hezi Aris