Yonkers Riverfest Ends Tragically for Mayor Mike Spano and His 22-Year-Old Deputy Communications Director Akeem Jamal
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Yonkers Reality Check Hezitorial YONKERS, NY — October 28, 2019 —Yonkers’ Riverfest celebration took place on Saturday, September 14, 2019. It was the 27th reincarnation that celebrates a resurgent waterfront rising along the majestic Hudson River that draws over 15,000 people to Yonkers Downtown, one of Westchester’s biggest events. Riverfest is replete with musical entertainment, a diverse choice of international …

eHeziYonkers Riverfest Ends Tragically for Mayor Mike Spano and His 22-Year-Old Deputy Communications Director Akeem Jamal
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Quid Pro Quo Continues Unabated in Yonkers in Favor of Westchester County Legislator Christopher Johnson Despite Yonkers’ Lack of Financial Wherewithal
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YONKERS, NY — April 5, 2018 — Yonkers political landscape is strewn with the carcasses of those first marginalized, ostracized, undermined, and when all else fails, politically assassinated. The schism between Councilman Chris Johnson representing District 1 and Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano had evolved into being distant and dismissive of each other within the early months of Mayor Mike Spano’s …

eHeziQuid Pro Quo Continues Unabated in Yonkers in Favor of Westchester County Legislator Christopher Johnson Despite Yonkers’ Lack of Financial Wherewithal
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Political Puppets and Betrayal of The People
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 The Blue Truth Hezitorial As voters focus on casting their vote on November 7th in the General Election, the rancid stench of betrayal and political assassinations are iminent. Mayor Mike Spano seems to have been holding secret meetings, and has been colluding with others, as well as the usual union suspects.  You may want to call it the Vinny Spano …

eHeziPolitical Puppets and Betrayal of The People
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Australian Investment Firm QIC to Acquire Westchester’s Ridge Hill Situated in Yonkers, NY, as Part of a 10 Mall Deal Announced Last Week by Forest City Ratner Realty Trust
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YONKERS, NY — October 11, 2017 — Australian investment firm QIC has as of last week reached agreement with Cleveland-based Forest City Realty Trust to acquire Forest City’s ownership stake in 10 malls.   Forest City spokesman Jeff Linton advised that QIC owns a minority stake in nine of the malls, with the only exception being that situated in Colorado. …

eHeziAustralian Investment Firm QIC to Acquire Westchester’s Ridge Hill Situated in Yonkers, NY, as Part of a 10 Mall Deal Announced Last Week by Forest City Ratner Realty Trust
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THE HEZITORIAL PERSPECTIVE: Former Yonkers Board of Education Trustee Gains Illegal Employment As a Yonkers Public School Teacher’s Aide By HEZI ARIS

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    YONKERS, NY – September 4, 2014 – On August 26, 2014, Yonkers City Hall advised that Yonkers Board of Education (YBoE) Trustee Nydia Perez had resigned from the board. James Cavanaugh, a Yonkers Parking Authority Board Director would shoulder the responsibilities for the balance of Perez’s unexpired term in office which runs through May 2015. As trustee of …

eHeziTHE HEZITORIAL PERSPECTIVE: Former Yonkers Board of Education Trustee Gains Illegal Employment As a Yonkers Public School Teacher’s Aide By HEZI ARIS

THE HEZITORIAL: Yonkers Industrial Development Agency Robs Westchester County to Pay… Do the Math! By HEZI ARIS

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MEA CULPA – Monday, September 23, 2013 @ 7:45 p.m.: Nick Spano was relieved of serving as the lobbyist for Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway last year.Even so, James Cavanaugh a consultant to the City of Yonkers is a member of Nick Spano's lobbying firm. Mr Cavanaugh is also married to the Yonkers Planning Commissioner. <<< Yonkers Mayor and …

eHeziTHE HEZITORIAL: Yonkers Industrial Development Agency Robs Westchester County to Pay… Do the Math! By HEZI ARIS

EXCLUSIVE: The Borough of The Bronx and Brooklyn Fight to Host Nick Spano By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY – March 2, 2013 – Not even one week has passed since Nick Spano, the former New York State Senator, was released from a Federal prison in Pennsylvania to a residential “Re-entry” facility in The Bronx. The Bronx facility seemingly lost the “honor” of being host to the famous / infamous inmate to Brooklyn, specifically to the Metropolitan …

eHeziEXCLUSIVE: The Borough of The Bronx and Brooklyn Fight to Host Nick Spano By HEZI ARIS

BREAKING NEWS: Welcome Home Nick Spano. Welcome Home! By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY — February 26, 2013 — Everyone had an opinion. Everyone “knew” more than they could have known. Such are the delusions of Yonkersites who need to be in the mix. To be part of the “inside” crowd of when Nick Spano would be released from prison was a gambler’s dream come true. Would he come out on May …

eHeziBREAKING NEWS: Welcome Home Nick Spano. Welcome Home! By HEZI ARIS

MEA CULPA: Address to Yonkers Tribune Reader Regarding Nick Spano By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY — September 7, 2012 — It has come to Yonkers Tribune's Editor Hezi Aris' attention that mention of former Senator Nick Spano being a lobbyist for Empress Ambulance as stated within these virtual pages a few times over this year are erroneous. Mr Nick Spano does not represent Empress Ambulance. My apology to Mr Nick Spano and to …

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