Governor Andrew M. Cuomo Declares State of Emergency to Contain Spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Governor Confirms 35 Additional Cases – Bringing Statewide Total to 142 at Novel Coronavirus Briefing on Monday, March 9th.  Directs Investigation into Illegal Price Gouging Connected to Outbreak – Consumers Can Report Suspected Gouging by Calling 1-800-697-1220 ALBANY, NY — March 9, 2020 — During a briefing on the novel coronavirus, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today declared a state of emergency to help …

TribuneGovernor Andrew M. Cuomo Declares State of Emergency to Contain Spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Rose Calls for Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to Expand Airport Screening to Passengers Returning from Italy, South Korea, and Iran

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Despite being designated as Level 3 Travel Health Notice countries like China, travelers returning from these countries are not being screened at airports STATEN ISLAND, NY — March 7, 2020 — Following reports that passengers returning from Italy, South Korea, and Iran are not being screened at United States airports for coronavirus (COVID-19) in the same way travelers are from China, …

TribuneRose Calls for Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to Expand Airport Screening to Passengers Returning from Italy, South Korea, and Iran

Westchester County Executive George Latimer Calls to Reopen Road Above Kensico Dam

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Road opening could result in less traffic congestion for commuters, and faster response times for first responders VALHALLA, NY — March 7, 2020 – Two decades after it was closed following 9/11, Westchester County Executive George Latimer yesterday called to re-open Kensico Dam Road for public use. Latimer said: “We recognize that this road goes across a dam that holds back …

TribuneWestchester County Executive George Latimer Calls to Reopen Road Above Kensico Dam

Critical Budget Cycle for Upstate Transit Needs
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) ALBANY, NY — March 7,  2020 — There is an old saying about umpires and referees- when they’re doing a good job, you don’t notice them. The relationship between citizens and their public infrastructure is similar. When our bridges are sound and our roads are safe, we don’t tend to notice. However, when …

TribuneCritical Budget Cycle for Upstate Transit Needs
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo Unveils Design for Hurricane Maria Memorial Honoring the Puerto Rican Community

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Puerto Rico-based Cardona and Martorell Named as Architect-Artist Team for Monument to Stand in Battery Park City New Design is the Culmination of Assessment and Review Process by Hurricane Maria Memorial Commission Renderings herein ALBANY, NY — March 7, 2020 — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday unveiled the design for New York’s Hurricane Maria Memorial, honoring the victims of Hurricane Maria and standing as an international …

TribuneGovernor Andrew M. Cuomo Unveils Design for Hurricane Maria Memorial Honoring the Puerto Rican Community

Statement from New York State Department of Heath Commissioner Howard Zucker, M.D., J.D.

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ALBANY, NY — March 7, 2020 — “Yesterday, we convened a meeting with county health officials from across the state to hear from them firsthand and get their input before we promulgated state regulations concerning Coronavirus. The Governor has also been discussing the situation with County Executives in affected areas this week. Having received the input of our stakeholders, we are issuing …

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The Loser’s Limp of Liberal Policies
By BOB WEIR

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FLOWER MOUND, TX — March 5, 2020 — When we think about the various political philosophies that govern us in some sort of rotational order it’s important to understand what these philosophies represent. If you consider yourself a conservative, you probably believe more in self-governance than submission to a hierarchical group of bureaucrats telling you how to live your life, from …

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By BOB WEIR

Fundraiser Supporting Alexandra Murphy for NYS Supreme Court Justice -9th JD @ J.C. Fogarty’s – Tuesday, March 31st from 6-8pm

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Anthony Merante, Yonkers City Councilmember (YCC-6), and Hezi Aris Yonkers Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, March 4, 2020, from 10am-12Noon ET

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Stop and Frisk – The Way It Used To Be
By BOB WEIR

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FLOWER MOUND, TX — March 3, 2020, 2020 — Officer Martin McFadden was on a foot post in a commercial area of Cleveland, Ohio, when he noticed two men standing on a street corner. From his concealed position, McFadden watched as one of the men walked to a retail store, stopped to look in the window, turned around and walked back …

Bob WeirStop and Frisk – The Way It Used To Be
By BOB WEIR