Another Albany Vulture
By LARRY M. ELKIN, CPA, CFP®

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It makes little sense sense to be grossed out at discovering that a prominent New York politician is a two-faced, self-aggrandizing hypocrite, just as there is no point in being grossed out at vultures for eating rotting roadkill. It is in their DNA. Anything and anyone that emerges from the ooze that is the Albany statehouse should be presumed slimy. …

eHeziAnother Albany Vulture
By LARRY M. ELKIN, CPA, CFP®

Governor Cuomo Announces $11 Million for Over 1,000 Affordable Housing Units

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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $11 million in grants to build, improve and preserve affordable housing for low- and moderate-income New Yorkers. The 61 awards across the state’s 10 regions were given to municipalities and not-for-profit organizations to help support community priorities, keep people in their homes and expand local opportunities for affordable housing. “Everyone deserves a safe, affordable …

eHeziGovernor Cuomo Announces $11 Million for Over 1,000 Affordable Housing Units

The HEZITORIAL: America Scarred by History; Struggling for Security By HEZI ARIS

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The visceral component revealed in the streets of America, gleaned from the recent deaths in Ferguson, Cleveland, and Staten Island poignantly question whether this nation is gripped by the past, present or future. The very duration and complexity of finding one’s way in a society reluctant to share its promise of respect and equality has disintegrated before our eyes. The …

eHeziThe HEZITORIAL: America Scarred by History; Struggling for Security By HEZI ARIS

Cuomo Wins! / Loses! By Hon. RICHARD BRODSKY

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Conventional political wisdom has New York Governor Andrew Cuomo winning the Democratic Primary and the November General Election handily. The same wisdom has him badly damaged in New York and nationally. What gives? The objective measures of political success show Cuomo on a roll. He’s raised over $35 million. His opponents are starving. His poll numbers are good. Most voters …

eHeziCuomo Wins! / Loses! By Hon. RICHARD BRODSKY

Celebrating America By Mayor MIKE SPANO

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Today, on the heels of the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act, we come together as Americans in celebration of our nation’s independence and freedom. We celebrate our rich history and diverse landscape that is truly the greatest strength of our country and city. We also recognize the sacrifices made by those before us who gave …

eHeziCelebrating America By Mayor MIKE SPANO

Congressman Engel Presents Alfred and Dee DelBello with Congressional Record

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YONKERS, NY and WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 9, 2014 — Congressman Eliot Engel presented a Congressional Record to Al and Dee DelBello at the Hudson River Museum Gala, where the pair were recognized for their significant contributions to the Museum. “Al is a distinguished public servant who represented our community with dignity and integrity during his tenure as Mayor of …

eHeziCongressman Engel Presents Alfred and Dee DelBello with Congressional Record

Senate Democratic Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Democratic Senators Urge Against Federal Actions That Would Hike Utility Costs for Hudson Valley Consumers

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ALBANY, NY — Senate Democratic Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and members of the Senate Democratic Conference yesterday sent a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) urging a reversal of the decision to create a new energy capacity zone for the Lower Hudson River Valley which will cause a dramatic increase in rates for consumers.

eHeziSenate Democratic Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Democratic Senators Urge Against Federal Actions That Would Hike Utility Costs for Hudson Valley Consumers

ESD Highlights Economic Benefits of The Other Woman Filming in New York State

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Major Motion Picture Production Spent Over $37 Million in New York State, Hired More Than 3,000 New Yorkers, and Generated $11.5 Million in Revenue for Local New York Vendors Empire State Development President, CEO & Commissioner Kenneth Adams today highlighted the economic benefits resulting from The Other Woman filming primarily in New York State. Principal photography for the movie, which …

eHeziESD Highlights Economic Benefits of The Other Woman Filming in New York State

Pre-trial Hearing Sets the Tone in Government’s Case Against Annabi and Jereis By HEZI ARIS

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Image via Wikipedia NEW YORK, NY — Februry 14, 2012 — The Honorable Colleen McMahon, District judge, presided over the pre-trial proceedings that began its deliberation between William Aronwald, counsel to former Yonkers City Council Majority Leader Sandy Annabi, and Anthony Siano, counsel to former Yonkers City Republican Committee Chairman Zehy Jereis, on one hand, and legal counsel representing United States Attorney …

eHeziPre-trial Hearing Sets the Tone in Government’s Case Against Annabi and Jereis By HEZI ARIS

New York Civic – Longevity: Blessing or Curse? By HENRY J. STERN

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How Does Government Pay for Services People Want? One recurring problem in government is the shortage of funds needed to meet reasonable demands for services by the public. This situation occurs for a number of reasons. One, when payment is made by a third party demand for services increases substantially; the more that is provided, the greater the level of …

eHeziNew York Civic – Longevity: Blessing or Curse? By HENRY J. STERN