Such a Deal: Murtagh Hired as Senior Counsel for Law Firm that Earned $50,000 Contract from Yonkers Board of Contract and Supply in Last Days of December 2011 By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY – February 1, 2012 – Politics On the Hudson advised in a posting yesterday, January 31, 2012, that they were in receipt of a press release from former Yonkers City Council Minority leader John Murtagh announcing his joining the White Plains Law firm of Gaines, Gruner, Ponzini & Novick as a senior counsel. Our writing the following day reveals …

eHeziSuch a Deal: Murtagh Hired as Senior Counsel for Law Firm that Earned $50,000 Contract from Yonkers Board of Contract and Supply in Last Days of December 2011 By HEZI ARIS

Mayor-elect Davis Intends to Appoint Indelicato to Commissioner of Planning and Community Development

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Mount Vernon, NY – City of Mount Vernon Mayor-elect Ernest D. Davis yesterday announced he intends to appoint Charlene M. Indelicato as Commissioner of Planning and Community Development.  In this capacity, Ms. Indelicato will assume the positions of Commissioner of Planning, Urban Renewal Agency Director and Industrial Development Agency Director.   Mayor-elect Davis stated, “My goal in hiring Ms. Indelicato …

eHeziMayor-elect Davis Intends to Appoint Indelicato to Commissioner of Planning and Community Development

Executive Session Protocol and Surprise Revelations to be Discussed on Westchester On the Level with Hezi Aris

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YONKERS, NY – Yonkers City Council’s Rule Committee held an Executive Session, that is, a meeting closed to the public, lacking any written, audio, or visual commemoration of said discussion, on Tuesday, November 15, 2011. At issue was the Amicone Administration request of the Yonkers City Council to indemnify him from having to pay a court ruling that specificies it is Phil Amicone, the individual, …

eHeziExecutive Session Protocol and Surprise Revelations to be Discussed on Westchester On the Level with Hezi Aris

Majority Leader McDow Uses the Back Door to Get Into the Blue Door Art Gallery By HEZI ARIS

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Yonkers City Council Majority Leader Patricia McDow has crossed the line again. She has stepped beyond the parameters defined for her and all other elected officials by the Yonkers City Charter. She has become involved in a side deal involving The Blue Door Art Gallery by way of Blue Door Artist Association Director Luis Perlman, and herself that is unbeknown …

eHeziMajority Leader McDow Uses the Back Door to Get Into the Blue Door Art Gallery By HEZI ARIS

Yonkers City Council Candidate Stephen Cerrato Comments On Recent Judgment Involving the Yonkers Mayor

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, NY – Stephen Cerrato, Republican candidate for Yonkers City Council in the 5th District, who has also garnered the endorsement of the Conservative, Independence and Right to Life parties, commented today on the recent decision against Mayor Phil Amicone.  According to the decision, and information pertaining to this case, the total costs to the City could be somewhere over …

eHeziYonkers City Council Candidate Stephen Cerrato Comments On Recent Judgment Involving the Yonkers Mayor

The Hezitorial: Amicone and Pierorazio to Step Down to Protect Their Pensions By Hezi Aris

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The Hezitorial dated September 12, 2010, spoke to “The Catalyst Behind the Charter Revision Commission’s Referendum May Be an Impending Indictment of Mayor Amicone [By Hezi Aris]  was scoffed at by many readers. That is the way it is in Yonkers; demean, ridicule, do whatever it takes to deflect attention from the issue(s) at hand. At the writing of The Hezitorial, …

eHeziThe Hezitorial: Amicone and Pierorazio to Step Down to Protect Their Pensions By Hezi Aris

Exclusive: Yonkers Police Department Suffer $2.35 Million Judgment By Hezi Aris

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White Plains, NY — The case had come before the jury before Noontime on Thursday, November 19, 2010. The eight jurors departed for home at 5:00 pm returning the next morning by 10:00 am. The White Plains Federal Courthouse was the venue over which Magistrate Judge Lisa Margaret Smith presided when at 11:00 am the deputy clerk spoke the words …

eHeziExclusive: Yonkers Police Department Suffer $2.35 Million Judgment By Hezi Aris

The Hezitorial: Autumnal Ploys in Yonkers to Continue Past the Winter Months BY Hezi Aris

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The blast of Arctic winds sent by our Canadian friends have lessened in their intensity so far this year. It is postulated by some that the flow of air known as the Westerlies would change course this year for possibly a few more years hence. While conjecture and speculation grip the mind on disparate levels and disciplines, there is certainty …

eHeziThe Hezitorial: Autumnal Ploys in Yonkers to Continue Past the Winter Months BY Hezi Aris

Public Notice for Charter Revision Commission Hearings BY Dan Schorr and Hezitorial BY Hezi Aris

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Report published by Yonkers Inspector General Dan Schorr. The Hezitorial  follows Inspector General Schorr’s summation. This report is issued in response to a letter received September 23,2010 from a majority of the City Council that directed the Inspector General to "investigate and render a decision" regarding "whether the CRC [Charter Revision Commission] followed correct process for noticing some of their meetings …

eHeziPublic Notice for Charter Revision Commission Hearings BY Dan Schorr and Hezitorial BY Hezi Aris