Statement from Gov. Cuomo on FY2014-2015 Budget Negotiations

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“Now that the legislature’s one house budget resolutions are being completed, real discussions can begin.  “The main budget issue will be whether we have the will to do what is politically difficult and attack the waste and duplication of local governments that drive up property taxes. Property taxes are the single largest and most devastating tax in our state. I …

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The Calvi Concept for Education Reform in Yonkers By CARLO CALVI

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Granting a Charter to Every Public School, Creation of “Vision Teams” – Board of Trustees for Each School, the Study of Division of Yonkers Centralized School District into Four Sub School Districts and the Appointment of a Special Deputy Mayor for Education. Introduction          Historically, the Yonkers Public Schools (YPS) did not initiate in their present form. While this is …

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Gronowski Reintroduces‭ ‬“Tuition Tax Credit‭” ‬Legislation

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Yonkers, NY — Yonkers Third District Councilmember Joan Gronowski has reintroduced legislation calling for a “Tuition Tax Credit”, Co-sponsored by Minority Leader, John Murtagh, which would assist low and middle-income families in sending their children to a bona fide school of their choice, and would relieve the state of some of the burden of funding public education by allowing more …

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Current Commentary: Can Superman Rescue Parochial Schools? BY Larry M. Elkin, CPA, CFP®

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For more than 80 years, the Holy Spirit Catholic School in the Bronx has stood across the street from Public School 26. I attended P.S. 26 in the 1960s, but for me, Holy Spirit might as well have been on Mars. I never set foot in the place. I only knew a few Holy Spirit students, and they all happened …

eHeziCurrent Commentary: Can Superman Rescue Parochial Schools? BY Larry M. Elkin, CPA, CFP®

YEDC Approves Tax-free Bonds to Finance Expansion of Charter School

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 Will Build 29,000 Square Foot Classroom Space for New 7th and 8th Grade Programs YONKERS, NY, July 21, 2010 —  The Board of the Yonkers Economic Development Corporation (EDC) unanimously voted to issue tax-free Education Revenue Bonds for the Charter School of Educational Excellence (CSEE) to finance an expansion of its facility at 260 Warburton Avenue and to refinance its …

eHeziYEDC Approves Tax-free Bonds to Finance Expansion of Charter School