YFT to Demonstrate their Support for Return of Certified Pupil Support Services

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YONKERS, NY – The Yonkers Federation of Teachers (YFT)are asking their membership to demonstrate their concern to Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano for the return of Certified Pupil support Services for the student body. The demonstration is to take place on Thursday, October 11th, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., at the Cross County Shopping Center, at the Central Avenue entrance to …

eHeziYFT to Demonstrate their Support for Return of Certified Pupil Support Services

Yonkers Federation of Teachers Endorses Opponent without Interviewing Michael Meyer UPDATED

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Appended with YFT Response dated September 26, 2011 delineated below. YONKERS, NY – The Yonkers Tribune has learned the YFT has endorsed Michael Sabatino, Michael Meyer’s opponent without offering Mr Meyer an interview. The YFT claims that the endorsement was made after members of the YFT sat in the audience of several community association Candidates’ Nights leading to Primary Election …

eHeziYonkers Federation of Teachers Endorses Opponent without Interviewing Michael Meyer UPDATED

Mayor Amicone’s Statement Over NYS Supreme Court Ruling Demanding Yonkers Federation of Teachers Comply with Inspector General’s Subpoena

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Yonkers, NY — The following is an official statement by Mayor Phil Amicone regarding the ruling issued on Tuesday, July 26, 2011, by Judge William J. Giacomo of the New York State Supreme Court ordering the Yonkers Federation of Teachers (YFT) Welfare Fund to comply with the Yonkers Inspector General subpoena for documents by this Friday, July 29 at Noon.

eHeziMayor Amicone’s Statement Over NYS Supreme Court Ruling Demanding Yonkers Federation of Teachers Comply with Inspector General’s Subpoena

Open Letter to YPS Superintendent Bernard Pierorazio By PAT PULEO

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Dear Mr. Pierorazio: Giving out layoff notices before the Yonkers City Council has had an opportunity to hear from parents and the citizens of Yonkers is playing with the lives of hundreds of staff members. The cruelty is almost beyond belief. No budget is set until the city's budget is voted upon by June 1st. As you are aware the …

eHeziOpen Letter to YPS Superintendent Bernard Pierorazio By PAT PULEO

Candidate Ramondelli Responds to Yonkers Federation of Teachers’ Endorsement of Assemblyman Spano

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Yonkers, NY, October 5, 2010 — “It comes as no great surprise that the head of the Yonkers teachers union (Yonkers Federation of Teachers – YFT)  has endorsed the reelection of a 16-year incumbent and career politician in the race to represent Yonkers in the New York State  Assembly. The unfortunate reality is that union leaders benefit by protecting the …

eHeziCandidate Ramondelli Responds to Yonkers Federation of Teachers’ Endorsement of Assemblyman Spano