Brio Tuscan Grill at Ridge Hill to Close By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY — June 7, 2014 — Brio Tuscan Grill, part of the Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, has noticed the New York State Department of Labor of its closing August 28, 2014. At present, 78 people are on the chopping block. The restaurant chain asserts the catalyst demanding the closing is a weak economy. The company cited economics for the …

eHeziBrio Tuscan Grill at Ridge Hill to Close By HEZI ARIS

Read The Westchester Guardian – August 1, 2013 Edition

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EXCLUSIVE: Cacace Justice Center to Undergo Certification Appraisal for Possible Use as Yonkers City Jail By HEZI ARIS

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UPDATED Interview with Deputy Commissioner Francis Intervallo Photo of the Yonkers City Jail located at Alexander Street by and courtesy of Flickr by Yahoo. The Yonkers Tribune has learned New York State officials will today inspect the 4th Floor of the Cacace Justice Center for the purpose of validating the 4th Floor premises for use a the Yonkers City Jail. The …

eHeziEXCLUSIVE: Cacace Justice Center to Undergo Certification Appraisal for Possible Use as Yonkers City Jail By HEZI ARIS

Yonkers Mayor Spano Ends Long-Standing BIDness Trash Removal “Give Away” By HEZI ARIS

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Taxpayers to Save Over $300,000 Annually YONKERS, NY – September 7, 2012 – Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano today announced Yonkers taxpayers would no longer be burdened subsidizing free trash collection of local commercial properties in downtown Yonkers, saving taxpayers $300,000 per year.  Starting November 15, the City of Yonkers will discontinue trash removal services for commercial businesses located within the …

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Breaking News Exclusive: Yonkers Mayor Amicone Finds $25 Million

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YONKERS, NY — Yonkers Mayor Phil Amicone has somehow found almost $25 million  and assisting his effort, Yonkers Public School Superintendent Bernard Pierorazio has found another $7 to $10 million. The numbers may be off a bit. At minimum the combination of funds founds equal $25 million. At issue is not that the funds were found but rather who audited …

eHeziBreaking News Exclusive: Yonkers Mayor Amicone Finds $25 Million

“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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Mayor Amicone’s Response to IG Schorr’s Report on YFD Sick Leave Abuse

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Yonkers, NY — Following is an official statement by Mayor Phil Amicone in response to Yonkers Inspector General Dan Schorr's November 16, 2010 report titled "Yonkers Firefighter Sick Leave." ( Download IG Schorr's YFD Sick Leave Report – 16 November 2010   )The inspector general's independent review of sick leave within the Yonkers Fire Department was conducted at Mayor Amicone's request.

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On the Level with Narog and Aris on WVOX-1460 AM: Teach-Tony Danza

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New Rochelle, NY, September 29, 2010 — The On the Level with Richard Narog and Hezi Aris program of September 28, 2010 is available herein in two parts. The first half hour of the program was a discussion among the co-hosts with input from the public regarding the political landscape in Westchester County. The second MP3, cover the balance of …

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City Targets Tax Deadbeats to Pay their Fair Share

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Mayor Amicone Launches Effort to Collect Taxes from Seriously Delinquent Property Owners Yonkers, NY, September 1, 2010 — In a new program announced this week by Mayor Phil Amicone, the city is redoubling its efforts to collect millions in back property taxes from business and home-owners who haven't paid their taxes over the course of many years. 

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Fire Protection Services Fully Restored Citywide

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Image via Wikipedia Yonkers, NY, August 9, 2010 — Fire protection services are now fully restored citywide, Mayor Phil Amicone announced today. Two fire companies that were eliminated during citywide budget cuts in July have been brought back, and with them 10 firefighters who were laid off have been rehired.

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