Major Fraud Suit Filed Against Former Mount Vernon Mayor Ernest Davis, Former Comptroller Maureen Walker, Two Sitting Councilmembers Andre Wallace and Marcus Griffith, Among Others in United States District Court

eHezi Community, Finance, Governance, History, Law, Mt. Vernon, New York State, People, Politics, Westchester County, NY, Yonkers, NY 2 Comments

Over $6 Million in Federal Funds Unaccounted A Total of Six Former and Present Mount Vernon Officials Named as Defendants in Case Several City of Mount Vernon Developers Also Named as Defendants  MOUNT VERNON, NY —  April 7, 2018 — In a bombshell lawsuit filed by the City of Mount Vernon (CMV) and the CMV Urban Renewal Agency (URA), six …

eHeziMajor Fraud Suit Filed Against Former Mount Vernon Mayor Ernest Davis, Former Comptroller Maureen Walker, Two Sitting Councilmembers Andre Wallace and Marcus Griffith, Among Others in United States District Court

Crime Rate in Mount Vernon Drops 32% Since 2011

eHezi Community, Emergency Services, Governance, History, Mt. Vernon, New York State, People, Westchester County, NY Leave a Comment

MOUNT VERNON, NY — February 5, 2018 — Mount Vernon was a safer place in 2017, according to the annual compilation of crime statistics by the city’s Police Department, which show overall crime is down a dramatic 32% since 2011 across seven major crime categories. Mayor Richard Thomas, joined by her, members of the department, and representatives of the New …

eHeziCrime Rate in Mount Vernon Drops 32% Since 2011

Repeal of Media Cross-Ownership Ban, Not “Net Neutrality”, is the Immediate Threat
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

eHezi Borough of The Bronx, Ny, Business, Governance, Law, Mt. Vernon, Op-Ed, People, Politics, Technology, Westchester County, NY 1 Comment

MOUNT VERNON, NY — November 30, 2017 —The FCC’s upcoming decision of December 14, 2017 on reversing Net Neutrality has sparked serious concerns and has gained a ton of media attention on yet another reversal of the Obama administration’s signature achievements. What’s not getting enough attention, however, is the FCC decision of November 16, 2017 that has flown under the …

eHeziRepeal of Media Cross-Ownership Ban, Not “Net Neutrality”, is the Immediate Threat
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas’ Statement on Attempted Budget Coup

eHezi Community, Economic Development, Finance, Governance, History, Mt. Vernon, People, Politics Leave a Comment

Thomas Administration Announces Budget Town Hall to Ensure Public is Fully Info   MOUNT VERNON, NY — November 18, 2017 — Yesterday, at a last-minute Board of Estimate and Contract meeting, outgoing Comptroller Maureen Walker attempted a fiscal coup and tried to sneak on the proposed 2018 budget for a vote without any prior notice to the public or to …

eHeziMount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas’ Statement on Attempted Budget Coup

New Vision Team Open Letter to Mount Vernon Residents

eHezi Campaign Trail, Community, Governance, History, Mt. Vernon, People, Politics, Radio, Westchester County, NY Leave a Comment

MOUNT VERNON, NY — November 9, 2017 — Last night, we came up short at the ballot, but we ran an unprecedented campaign  built on strong ethics and vision. We wholeheartedly thank our families, friends and all of our supporters; we can all be very proud! We have established ourselves as agents of change, and therefore, we have a responsibility …

eHeziNew Vision Team Open Letter to Mount Vernon Residents

An Open Letter to Mount Vernon Voters

eHezi Campaign Trail, Community, Economic Development, Education, Emergency Services, Environmental, Finance, Governance, Health, History, Law, Mt. Vernon, People, Politics, Westchester County, NY Leave a Comment

Dear Mount Vernon, On November 7th, 2017, we will have an opportunity to once again exercise our right, as a citizen of this city, to vote for our vision for Mount Vernon.  The candidates of the NEW VISION Team believe that our vision for Mount Vernon aligns closely with the vision that many of us, our families, friends and neighbors, …

eHeziAn Open Letter to Mount Vernon Voters

Remember to Flip the Ballot on November 7
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

eHezi Borough of The Bronx, Ny, Campaign Trail, Community, Economic Development, Education, Emergency Services, Environmental, Finance, Governance, Health, History, House of Worship, Law, People, Politics, Westchester County, NY 5 Comments

2017 Proposed Constitutional Amendments Herein Every 20 years, New Yorkers have the opportunity to vote on whether to hold a constitutional convention as per Section 2, Article 19, of our New York State Constitution.  The next vote will be held in two weeks. Sadly, only a hand-full of people are aware of this ballot initiative and its implication. So after …

eHeziRemember to Flip the Ballot on November 7
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

Mount Vernon Wants to Know If You Are a Democratic Party Robot?

eHezi Campaign Trail, Community, Economic Development, Education, Emergency Services, Environmental, Finance, Governance, Health, History, House of Worship, Law, Mt. Vernon, People, Politics, Radio, Westchester County, NY 1 Comment

MOUNT VERNON, NY — October 10, 2017 — Listen to all four candidates of the New Vision Party tomorrow morning, October 11th, from 11am to 12Noon “Live” or “On Demand”. The broadcast I sent accessed using the following hyperlink – http://tobtr.com/s/10277527. The code is the same for “Live” or “On Demand” access. Make your perspective known.  You’re participation is encouraged. Call …

eHeziMount Vernon Wants to Know If You Are a Democratic Party Robot?

North Korea Will Never Give Up Its Nukes
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

eHezi Community, Emergency Services, Governance, History, International, Law, Mt. Vernon, People, Politics, Westchester County, NY Leave a Comment

MOUNT VERNON, NY — September 21, 2017 — At the United Nations, on September 19, 2017th President Trump threatened to “totally destroy North Korea” if it continues on a nuclear path. This is the latest salvo of verbal jabs. Just last week (September 15, 2017) in defiance of Trump’s prior verbal threats, North Korea detonated a hydrogen bomb and launched …

eHeziNorth Korea Will Never Give Up Its Nukes
By DERICKSON K. LAWRENCE

Driving Me Crazy Duo John and Laurie Wiles with Bugsy ‘NPR’s CarTalk’ Lawlor, and Winston Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas, and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Thursday, July 6, 2017th @10am DST

eHezi Automotive, Business, Campaign Trail, Community, Education, Environmental, Finance, Governance, History, International, Law, Mt. Vernon, People, Politics, Radio, Sports, Technology, Westchester County, NY Leave a Comment

PINEHURST, NC and WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Driving Me Crazy duo John and Laurie Wiles, ably joined by Bugsy ‘NPR’s CarTalk’ Lawlor, and Winston Morrow open the Thursday, July 6, 2017th broadcast at 10am DST. Tune in to this segment to engage in automotive reviews and life every Thursday morning from 10-10:30am. Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas speaks to the …

eHeziDriving Me Crazy Duo John and Laurie Wiles with Bugsy ‘NPR’s CarTalk’ Lawlor, and Winston Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas, and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Thursday, July 6, 2017th @10am DST