Conservative Party Endorses Yonkers Candidates

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YONKERS, NY — May 17, 2013 —  Westchester County Conservative Committee Chairman Hugh Fox, Jr. today announced the endorsement of the following candidates for office in the City of Yonkers:     Yonkers City Court Judge Arthur J. Doran, III     Candidate for Yonkers City Council President Grace Borrani (pictured)     Yonkers City Council Member 6th District John Larkin …

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POLITICS: Camouflaging Redistricting Concerns with Fowl and Bees By HEZI ARIS

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Reference to Third Comment Posted Requires Adendum One must reflect on the day when former Republican turned Democrat Assemblyman Mike Spano won the nomination for Mayor of Yonkers over Yonkers City Council President Chuck Lesnick to recognize the ingredients that would consume the demeanor of Yonkers governance in a manner which should make Yonkersites proud were it not diminished by …

eHeziPOLITICS: Camouflaging Redistricting Concerns with Fowl and Bees By HEZI ARIS

Backroom Antics Consume Yonkers City Council’s Assertions of Transparent Governance By HEZI ARIS

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The Yonkers City Council has become consumed in outmaneuvering one another in a power play over succession to the retiring Joan Deierlein. Animosity and one-upmanship has reared its ugly head while lines have been drawn in the sand over whether making the public aware of the circumstances or not. Yonkers City Council President Chuck Lesnick, and Councilmembers Christopher Johnson and  …

eHeziBackroom Antics Consume Yonkers City Council’s Assertions of Transparent Governance By HEZI ARIS

THE HEZITORIAL: Reviving the Non-Aggression Pact with a Twist of Hushed Deception By HEZI ARIS

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Yonkers City Democratic Committee Chair Symra Brandon has convened the Democratic Caucus with regard to the conduct expected of the Yonkers Democratic Councilmembers with respect to voting for a Yonkers City Clerk to succeed the retiring Joan Deierlein. Attempts to keep the process under wraps have failed when considering the Yonkers Tribune has uncovered the scheme and plot.

eHeziTHE HEZITORIAL: Reviving the Non-Aggression Pact with a Twist of Hushed Deception By HEZI ARIS

Yonkers City Council Reorganization Meeting is Deliberated for Over Thirteen Hours By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY – January 3, 2012 —  The Yonkers City Council today convened a reorganization meeting, selecting Council Member Wilson Terrero (D-2nd District) as Majority Leader and Council Member John Larkin (R-6th District) as Minority Leader.     Council Members Christopher Johnson (D-1st District), Michael Sabatino (D-3rd District), and Mike Breen (R-5th District) were each elected to four-year terms that began on …

eHeziYonkers City Council Reorganization Meeting is Deliberated for Over Thirteen Hours By HEZI ARIS

Yonkers City Council Republicans Reluctantly Support Settlement Of “Guardian” Litigation

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Settlement is Distasteful but the Right Financial Decision for the Taxpayers Speaking on behalf of the Republican Caucus of the Yonkers’ City Council, Minority Leader John Murtagh said tonight that the Caucus would be voting in favor of the settlement of the lawsuit brought against the City and Mayor Amicone and by “readers” of The Westchester Guardian, a local tabloid.

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Mayor Amicone Maintains Silence Over Men’s Shelter to be Built Near McLean Avenue By HEZI ARIS

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Bronx Borough President Diaz Requests Federal Intervention Over Muller Center Dispute Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr., addressed a letter to federal authorities in which he asserts New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg has blatantly sidestepped standard protocol to determine the adaptive reuse for the now vacant Muller Army Reserve Center in the Wakefield section of The Bronx abutting the …

eHeziMayor Amicone Maintains Silence Over Men’s Shelter to be Built Near McLean Avenue By HEZI ARIS

“Unity for Yonkers” Reception Organized for Murtagh

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YONKERS, NY — Mayor Phil Amicone and former Republican gubernatorial candidate John Faso will join Westchester Republican County Chairman Doug Colety and Yonkers Republican City Chairman John Jacono as Honorary Co-Chairs of a “Unity for Yonkers” Reception for John Murtagh. Former Yonkers City Councilwoman Dee Barbato, Councilman John Larkin, and Councilman Dennis Shepherd will serve as the Co-Chairs of the Reception.

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Yonkers City Councilman Dennis Shepherd Missing in Action Yet Again By Hezi Aris

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YONKERS, NY — The budget hearings that come before the Yonkers City Council began in earnest Monday afternoon. The process would take place this week alternating between the demands of protocol required to satisfy Yonkers Business Week and the Yonkers City Council's scrutiny of the budget. Missing in action from this week's opening was Yonkers City Council Dennis Shepherd, so-called …

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Lesnick Politically Ambushes Fellow Yonkers Real Estate Committee Attendees By Hezi Aris

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Yonkers City Council Majority Leader and Real Estate Committee Chair Patricia McDow (1st District) presided over the February 15th meeting attended by  Real Estate Committee Members Wilson Terrero (2nd District), Chuck Lesnick (Yonkers City Council President), Minority Leader John Murtagh (5th District, John Larkin (6th District), as well as  Joan Gronowski (3rd District) and Dennis Shepherd (4th District) . The …

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