Mayor-Elect Spano Announces Housing and Building Commissioner, City Engineer, and Veterans Director Appointments

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YONKERS, NY — Yonkers Mayor-Elect Mike Spano today continued filling leadership positions for his incoming administration, announcing his appointments for the positions of City Engineer, Director of Veterans Services, and Commissioner of Housing and Buildings. William Schneider, currently Deputy Commissioner of Housing and Buildings, will be elevated to the position of Acting Commissioner. Schneider has served as deputy commissioner since …

eHeziMayor-Elect Spano Announces Housing and Building Commissioner, City Engineer, and Veterans Director Appointments

Macy’s Workers Vote to Authorize Strike if Contract Isn’t Reached by June 15

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Macy's workers rally for a fair contract before the Herald Square store in New York City on June 9, 2011. New York, NY — The Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union (RWDSU), UFCW, announced today that more than 4,000 Macy's workers have authorized their executive board to call a strike in the event that a new contract is not secured …

eHeziMacy’s Workers Vote to Authorize Strike if Contract Isn’t Reached by June 15

Chuck Lesnick Announces Candidacy for Mayor of Yonkers

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    Why I’m Running This year marks an important turning point in Yonkers as voters will decide who will lead the city for the next four years – and we cannot afford to get it wrong. After a decade and a half of Republican rule in City Hall that has been tainted by scandals and brought us to near bankruptcy, …

eHeziChuck Lesnick Announces Candidacy for Mayor of Yonkers

Democratic Response to Mayor Amicone’s Final State of the City Address By Chuck Lesnick

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After Years of Rising Overtime and Mismanagement Under Republican Mayors,Democrats Pursue Shared Sacrifice, Reform and Consolidations  We have just heard the last State of the City address from Mayor Amicone, who has served over 15 years in City Hall as both deputy mayor and mayor. We thank him for his many years of public service.  Tonight, though, is not about …

eHeziDemocratic Response to Mayor Amicone’s Final State of the City Address By Chuck Lesnick

Yonkers Police Department Blotter – September 14, 2010 BY Det. Sgt. Patrick McCormack

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Yonkers, NY, September 14, 2010 — On 09/14/10, at approximately 0005 hrs, multiple Police units responded to an anonymous report of a burglary in progress at a garage at 333 Walnut St. The caller gave a description of the suspects.  One of the first responding units did observe a male fitting that description standing in front of the garage and …

eHeziYonkers Police Department Blotter – September 14, 2010 BY Det. Sgt. Patrick McCormack

Con Edison to Distribute Dry Ice to Westchester County Residents Thursday Morning

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Yonkers, NY –  Starting Thursday, July 9, 2009,  at 7:00 a.m., Con Edison will make dry ice available to Westchester residents still without power following Tuesday night’s storm, as over 300 crews and contractors continue working on service restoration.   Bags of dry ice will be distributed starting at 7 a.m. Thursday in the Sears parking lot at the Cross County …

eHeziCon Edison to Distribute Dry Ice to Westchester County Residents Thursday Morning