Mount Vernon and Developer Sued to Stop Construction of an Apartment Building
By HEZI ARIS

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BRONXVILLE, NY and MOUNT VERNON, NY —September 21. 2020 — The Westchester Supreme Court was on September 4, 2020 beseeched by Brewster-Carver, Standish-Cabot and Bradford Hall apartments cooperatives to demand the Mount Vernon Zoning Board of Appeals and Buildings Department stop construction. The basis for this demand is the assertion that the Mount Vernon Zoning Board of Appeals and Buildings …

eHeziMount Vernon and Developer Sued to Stop Construction of an Apartment Building
By HEZI ARIS

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, First Jewish Woman to Serve on Supreme Court, Dies at 87
By SARAH WILDMAN

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WASHINGTON, DC — September 21, 202o — Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the first Jewish woman to serve on the Supreme Court and a tireless advocate for gender equality, has died at 87. A fierce jurist known for her outsized presence and outspokenness, Ginsburg died from “complications of metastatic pancreas cancer,” the Supreme Court announced Friday night. She had survived multiple bouts of …

eHeziRuth Bader Ginsburg, First Jewish Woman to Serve on Supreme Court, Dies at 87
By SARAH WILDMAN

SAVVY SENIOR: Should Seniors Consider a Reverse Mortgage Now? By JIM MILLER

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Dear Savvy Senior, What can you tell me about reverse mortgages? The coronavirus damage to my retirement account has me considering it but want to make sure I know what I’m getting into. Cash-Strapped Senior # # # Dear Cash-Strapped, Massive job losses, a volatile stock market and low interest rates caused by the coronavirus pandemic has caused many cash-strapped …

Jim MillerSAVVY SENIOR: Should Seniors Consider a Reverse Mortgage Now? By JIM MILLER

Rosh HaShanah 2020: A Guide for the Perplexed
By YORAM ETTINGER

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The evening of September 18, 2020 will begin the 5781st Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah). Here are nine things to remember: 1. Annual reminder. The Hebrew word Rosh (ראש) means “head/beginning,” and Hashanah (השנה) means “the year.” The root of the Hebrew word Shanah is both “repeat” and “change.” It constitutes an annual reminder of the need to pursue enhanced …

TribuneRosh HaShanah 2020: A Guide for the Perplexed
By YORAM ETTINGER

Colgate-Palmolive Announces Annual Haz la U(™) Scholarship Program in Partnership with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

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The company will grant scholarships to Latinx high school students as it continues its mission to empower their pursuit for higher education  NEW YORK, NY — September 20, 2020 —Colgate-Palmolive is now accepting applications for its annual Haz la U™ (“Make the U”) educational grant program for the 2021-2022 academic year in partnership with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF). The grant will provide a total of 100 educational grants to Latinx high school students worth $1,000 each.  The grants will be awarded to students throughout …

eHeziColgate-Palmolive Announces Annual Haz la U(™) Scholarship Program in Partnership with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

NYS Assemblyman Nader Sayegh (AD-90), Ossining Mayor Victoria Gearity, and Yonkers Tribune Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – September 18, 2020 from 10am-12Noon ET

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Listen to the broadcast “live” or “on demand” via the following hyperlink –  http://tobtr.com/s/11809014  Listeners are welcome to share their perspective and/or inquiry. Call 347-205-9201. The subject matter to be discussed is defined herein. OSSINING, NY and YONKERS, NY — September 18, 2020 — New York State Assemblyman Nader Sayegh (AD-90) opens the broadcast speaking to the legislation he has authored. …

eHeziNYS Assemblyman Nader Sayegh (AD-90), Ossining Mayor Victoria Gearity, and Yonkers Tribune Publisher Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – September 18, 2020 from 10am-12Noon ET

Arab Enabling Prevents Peace
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — September 17, 2020 — Like most Israelis, I was glued to the TV listening to the speeches and watching the ceremony of the signing of declarations of peace between Israel and both the UAE and Bahrain.  Historic is an understatement.  It brought me back to the day in March 1979 when Israel signed the Camp David Accords …

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By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

Yonkers Resident First Positive West Nile Virus Case and Death in Westchester County in 2020

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County Health Department Reminds Residents to Take Precautions Against Mosquitoes WHITE PLAINS, NY and YONKERS, NY — September 16, 2020 — Westchester County Health Commissioner Sherlita Amler, MD, today advised that the first human case of West Nile Virus this year was  confirmed in a 76-year-old Yonkers resident with significant underlying medical conditions who died on August 22. Westchester County …

eHeziYonkers Resident First Positive West Nile Virus Case and Death in Westchester County in 2020

Gabrielle M. Etzel, The Unvarnished Blog Publisher / Editor-in-Chief, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, September 16, 2020 @ 10am EST

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Listeners are welcome to share their perspective or make inquiry when on topic by calling 1-347-205-9201 Computer access to Wednesday’s broadcast “Live” or “On Demand” is accomplished via the following hyperlink: http://tobtr.com/s/11809011.  The subject natter to be discussed is defined herein.  WACO,TX, and YONKERS, NY — The broadcast opens toThe Unvarnished Blog Publisher / Editor-in-Chief Gabrielle M. Etzel and Yonkers …

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Mayor’s Column for the Week of September 14, 2020
By MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — September 15, 2020 — Welcome back to all the families who might have been away both for the summer and the Covid months. September feels like the start of the new year for Village government so I wanted to give you an update as to where we are as to Village initiatives and how we have weathered …

eHeziMayor’s Column for the Week of September 14, 2020
By MARY MARVIN, Esq.