Lebanon Exploding
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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Death toll rises to 135; approximately 5,000 people wounded. JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — AUGUST 5, 2020 — I thought of my friend “Sami” today after hearing of the massive explosion in Beirut. I got to know him before I moved to Israel as the guy who would stand at the exit of the local Costco.  He was always happy and pleasant as …

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Generations of Dreams Coming True Upon Touchdown
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — AUGUST 5, 2020 — I recently came across photos taken 30 years ago this summer. During that time, I was privileged to greet several planeloads of new immigrants from the former Soviet Union landing in Israel, welcoming them on the tarmac as they began their new lives in their ancient home. Even though some didn’t know it, they …

Jonathan FeldsteinGenerations of Dreams Coming True Upon Touchdown
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StopUPS.org Rally Postponed Due to Hurricane Isaias

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TribuneStopUPS.org Rally Postponed Due to Hurricane Isaias

Israel Offers Lebanon Assistance After Massive, Deadly Explosion in Beirut
By RON KAMPEAS

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WASHINGTON, DC — August 4, 2020 — (JTA) — Israel has offered Lebanon humanitarian assistance after a massive explosion at Beirut’s waterfront killed at least 30 people and injured thousands. Israel’s defense minister Benny Gantz announced the offer on Twitter. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli army and at least one Israeli hospital also offered aid. Because Lebanon and Israel …

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By RON KAMPEAS

OPEN LETTER: Westchester County Legislators Follow the Facts, Vote “No!”
By JULIE WEINER

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YONKERS, NY — August 4, 2020 — I hope you will each follow the facts and the science, and vote “NO!” on a voting machine, that if hacked, can prevent our elections from being audited by printing over ballots after they are cast with marks that look just like hand marks. I hope you will follow the facts and the …

TribuneOPEN LETTER: Westchester County Legislators Follow the Facts, Vote “No!”
By JULIE WEINER

Gabriele M. Etzel, The Unvarnished Blog Publisher / Editor-in-Chief, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Wednesday, August 5, 2020, from 10am-12Noon EST

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Bronxville Tribune / Yonkers Tribune / Mount Vernon Tribune / Westchester Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large and WHYT Radio’s Westchester On the Level Host Hezi Aris. Gabrielle M. Etzel is a recent graduate of Grove City College with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Economics. She is a freelance Political Analyst, Writer, and Editor in Chief of the ...
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Yonkers Residents to Attend Press Conference Decrying Planned Expansion of Yonkers’ UPS Facility

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YONKERS, NY — August 4, 2020 — Anthony Merante, Yonkers 6th District Councilman will be joined by other elected officials at the planned August 5th Rally: * Mike Khader, Yonkers City Council President * Ruth Walter, Westchester County Legislator District 15 * Mike Breen, Minority Leader, Yonkers City Council * Shanae V. Williams, Councilmember, 1st District * Yonkers residents * Members …

TribuneYonkers Residents to Attend Press Conference Decrying Planned Expansion of Yonkers’ UPS Facility

Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard Appoints Lyndon Williams to Mount Vernon City Court Judge

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — August 3, 2020 – Mount Vernon Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard appointed Westchester County Board Legislator Lyndon Williams to City Court Judge following the elevation of Judge Adrian Armstrong to the New York State Court of Claims. Williams will serve the remainder of Judge Armstrong’s term and run for election in November. Lyndon Williams was selected after a thorough …

TribuneMayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard Appoints Lyndon Williams to Mount Vernon City Court Judge

Cole Egger, Listeners On Call Founder & CEO, Menachem Lubinsky, Spokesperson for Evergreen Kosher Market, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher / Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, August 4, 2020 from 10am-12Noon EST

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Listen to the broadcast “live” or “on demand” via the following hyperlink … http://tobtr.com/s/11777717 Listeners are welcome to share their inquiry or  share their perspective on subjects and issues discussed.  The CALL-IN number is 347-205-9201 The subject matter to be discussed is defined herein:  DALLAS, TX, MONSEY, NY, and YONKERS, NY — AUGUST 4, 2020 —  Listeners on Call (www.ListenersOnCall.com)-Co-Founder & …

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Proposal to Ensure Absentee Ballots Arrive at the Westchester County Board of Elections on Time
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER

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Place a Secure Box at Each Municipal Building so That People Can Drop Off Their Ballots The Feiner Report GREENBURGH, NY — Many voters complained during the June primary that they did not receive absentee ballots in a timely manner after they submitted the requests. And, other voters worry that the postal service may lose the absentee ballots in the …

Paul FeinerProposal to Ensure Absentee Ballots Arrive at the Westchester County Board of Elections on Time
By Greenburgh Town Supervisor PAUL FEINER