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 …

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

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 …

Bob WeirThe Loser’s Limp of Liberal Policies
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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TribuneFundraiser Supporting Alexandra Murphy for NYS Supreme Court Justice -9th JD @ J.C. Fogarty’s – Tuesday, March 31st from 6-8pm

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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eHeziAnthony 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

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

Inevitably Green, Spring is the Promise of Warmer Weather
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

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BRONXVILLE, NY — March 3, 2020 — As Spring approaches, so do initiatives in the Village associated with the warmer weather. Many are on the green front as we look to redouble our efforts in the Village on the sustainability front thanks to our very active Green Committee. As a reminder, the plastic bag ban has taken effect though the …

Mary MarvinInevitably Green, Spring is the Promise of Warmer Weather
By Mayor MARY MARVIN, Esq.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Westchester County Health Commissioner Dr. Sherlita Amler Directs Temple Young Israel in New Rochelle to Halt Services

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY and WHITE PLAINS, NY — March 3, 2020 —At the direction of New York State, Westchester County Health Commissioner Dr. Sherlita Amler has directed that Temple Young Israel in New Rochelle halt all services immediately and for the foreseeable future due to potential COVID-19 exposure connected to the man who tested positive today. Additionally, congregants of the …

TribuneCoronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Westchester County Health Commissioner Dr. Sherlita Amler Directs Temple Young Israel in New Rochelle to Halt Services