Empowering Latino SMBs This Hispanic Heritage Month

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Hispanics in Philanthropy’s PowerUp Fund Receives $3M Google.org Donation OAKLAND, CA​ — September 21, 2020 — Google.org ​announced​ a $3M grant to​ ​Hispanics in Philanthropy’s PowerUp Fund​, in partnership with ​Ureeka​, to directly support hundreds of Latino-owned small businesses across California, New York, and Texas—states with large numbers of Latino-owned small businesses—with access to capital and the training they need …

TribuneEmpowering Latino SMBs This Hispanic Heritage Month

OFF MY MEDS: Inventor of the Robo-Call Telemarketing Machine
LES TAHA

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Les TahaOFF MY MEDS: Inventor of the Robo-Call Telemarketing Machine
LES TAHA

How to Pick the Best VPN for Your Online Security Needs

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YONKERS, NY — September 21, 2020 — There are many VPN products to choose from. Picking the best one for your online security needs requires both a knowledge of what a VPN can do and the level of security and privacy the product can provide. What is a VPN? VPN is the abbreviation for “virtual private network.” The term “virtual” …

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I Like Ike
By Dr. GARY S. SMITH

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GROVE CITY, PA — September 21, 2020 — As other statues and monuments are being removed or criticized throughout our nation, a new $150 million memorial located near the U.S. Capitol last Thursday honored the general who helped defeat the Axis Powers in World War II and the president who worked diligently to preserve peace during the Cold War. Occupying …

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By Dr. GARY S. SMITH

New York State: A Criminal’s Paradise
By Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Victor) VICTOR, NY — September 21, 2020 — The seemingly endless disregard for the safety of New Yorkers continues this week as state prison officials released a notorious MS-13 gang member facing federal murder charges back onto the streets. Despite federal officials’ insistence on holding Ever Morales-Lopez due to his high chance of …

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By Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

Happy 6th Anniversary to the People’s Climate March – 2014-2020

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — September 21, 2020 — Six years ago on Sunday, September 21, 2014  citizens from many walks of life who were concerned about climate change and the future of the planet marched to demand that their leaders take action. They gathered around the world. In Manhattan people marched four hours from Columbus Circle to 34th Street to show …

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Mount Vernon and Developer Sued to Stop Construction of an Apartment Building
By HEZI ARIS

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BRONXVILLE, NY and MOUNT VERNON, NY —September 21. 2020 — The Westchester Supreme Court was on September 4, 2020 beseeched by Brewster-Carver, Standish-Cabot and Bradford Hall apartments cooperatives to demand the Mount Vernon Zoning Board of Appeals and Buildings Department stop construction. The basis for this demand is the assertion that the Mount Vernon Zoning Board of Appeals and Buildings …

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By HEZI ARIS

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, First Jewish Woman to Serve on Supreme Court, Dies at 87
By SARAH WILDMAN

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WASHINGTON, DC — September 21, 202o — Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the first Jewish woman to serve on the Supreme Court and a tireless advocate for gender equality, has died at 87. A fierce jurist known for her outsized presence and outspokenness, Ginsburg died from “complications of metastatic pancreas cancer,” the Supreme Court announced Friday night. She had survived multiple bouts of …

eHeziRuth Bader Ginsburg, First Jewish Woman to Serve on Supreme Court, Dies at 87
By SARAH WILDMAN

SAVVY SENIOR: Should Seniors Consider a Reverse Mortgage Now? By JIM MILLER

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Dear Savvy Senior, What can you tell me about reverse mortgages? The coronavirus damage to my retirement account has me considering it but want to make sure I know what I’m getting into. Cash-Strapped Senior # # # Dear Cash-Strapped, Massive job losses, a volatile stock market and low interest rates caused by the coronavirus pandemic has caused many cash-strapped …

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Rosh HaShanah 2020: A Guide for the Perplexed
By YORAM ETTINGER

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The evening of September 18, 2020 will begin the 5781st Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah). Here are nine things to remember: 1. Annual reminder. The Hebrew word Rosh (ראש) means “head/beginning,” and Hashanah (השנה) means “the year.” The root of the Hebrew word Shanah is both “repeat” and “change.” It constitutes an annual reminder of the need to pursue enhanced …

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By YORAM ETTINGER