Senator Carlucci, Assemblymember Galef, Rockland’s Center for Safety & Change, Center for Safety & Change Executive Director Elizabeth Santiago, Domestic Violence Survivor Vanessa Pahucki, and Supporters Announce New Law In Effect to Help NYS Court System

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OSSINING, NY  — JANUARY 9, 2020 — Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester), Assemblymember Sandy Galef (D-Westchester/Putnam), Rockland’s Center For Safety & Change Executive Director Elizabeth Santiago, and advocates will gather at the Ossining Village Court to announce a new law that expands the use of specialty problem-solving courts. Advocates will explain the impact of problem-solving courts, as they specifically relate to helping …

eHeziSenator Carlucci, Assemblymember Galef, Rockland’s Center for Safety & Change, Center for Safety & Change Executive Director Elizabeth Santiago, Domestic Violence Survivor Vanessa Pahucki, and Supporters Announce New Law In Effect to Help NYS Court System

Yonkers Mayor Spano Calls Upon Governor Cuomo to Support Yonkers’ Push for New York City to Relocate MTA Bus Garage From Yonkers Waterfront

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YONKERS, NY – January 9, 2020 – In response to New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent announcement to relocate a tow pound off of New York City’s waterfront, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano is now asking Governor Cuomo to also support Yonkers long-time push for New York City to relocate its MTA bus garage in Yonkers, which occupies nearly four …

eHeziYonkers Mayor Spano Calls Upon Governor Cuomo to Support Yonkers’ Push for New York City to Relocate MTA Bus Garage From Yonkers Waterfront

Yonkers Police Seek Applicants for School Crossing Guards @ $16 / hr.
By YPD Det. Lt. Dean Politopoulis

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YONKERS, NY — January 9, 2020 — The YonkersPolice Department is seeking applicants for the position of School Crossing Guard; current hour rate is $16 /hr. Interested applicants should contact Yonkers School Crossing Guard Supervisor Stephanie Waldie at (914) 377-7394 or by directing email to stephanie.waldie@YPD.YonkersNY.gov  Applicants must have access to a vehicle to commute to crossing locations.     …

eHeziYonkers Police Seek Applicants for School Crossing Guards @ $16 / hr.
By YPD Det. Lt. Dean Politopoulis

Why Not Diwali Holiday? Hindus Ask Valley Stream School District

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Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that Diwali holiday in VSCHSD would be a step in the positive direction in view of presence of a substantial number of Hindu students in the District; as it was important to meet the religious and spiritual needs of Hindu pupils. Zed, who is President of Universal Society of …

eHeziWhy Not Diwali Holiday? Hindus Ask Valley Stream School District

SAM (Smart Approaches to Marijuana) Response to Governor Cuomo’s State of the State Address
By KEVIN SABET, Ph.D.

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NEW YORK, NY — January 8, 2020 — Today, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo presented his annual State of the State Address in Albany. In his address, the governor repeated his call from last year to pass a bill legalizing the commercial sale of marijuana. The legislature failed to pass a bill accomplishing this last year due to the efforts …

eHeziSAM (Smart Approaches to Marijuana) Response to Governor Cuomo’s State of the State Address
By KEVIN SABET, Ph.D.

Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano Rejects New York City’s Unfair Treatment of Yonkers

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City of Yonkers Demands Similar Conditions Given to Neighboring Communities in Regards to NYC’s Special One Time Assistance (SOTA) Program Impacting Yonkers’ Homeless Population YONKERS, NY – January 7, 2020 – In attempts to negotiate proper communication between New York City and Yonkers regarding the Special One Time Assistance (SOTA) homeless program, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano today rejects New York …

eHeziYonkers Mayor Mike Spano Rejects New York City’s Unfair Treatment of Yonkers

Yonkers Police Department Hires 27 Probationary Police Officers

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YONKERS, NY — January 4, 2020 — Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano was attended by Police Commissioner John J. Mueller in the swear-in of twenty-seven (27) Probationary Police Officers on Thursday, January 2nd at the Grinton I. Will Public Library in the presence of family and friends. The new recruits are scheduled to enter the Westchester County Department of Public Safety …

eHeziYonkers Police Department Hires 27 Probationary Police Officers

Twelve Days of Christmas in Yonkers, the City of Gracious Living
By FRED POLVERE

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YONKERS, NY — January 4, 2019 —For the twelve days of Christmas, Mayor Spano, twelve questions: A partridge in a pear tree – Will you promise not to extend term limits again? Two turtle doves – Curious: Why did your election signs and Gordon Burrows’ re-election signs always happen to appear in tandem, at the same time, at each location? …

Fred PolvereTwelve Days of Christmas in Yonkers, the City of Gracious Living
By FRED POLVERE

Governor Cuomo Bolsters Security at Critical New York Infrastructure Points Amid Mounting Tensions in The Middle East

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Deploys National Guard to New York City Airports Directs State Department of Homeland Security and Other Agencies to Increase Security and Remain on Alert ALBANY, NY — January 4, 2019 — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday directed state public safety and emergency response agencies to increase security at critical infrastructure points amid mounting tensions in the Middle East, including deploying the National Guard to …

eHeziGovernor Cuomo Bolsters Security at Critical New York Infrastructure Points Amid Mounting Tensions in The Middle East

America Is A Racist Country
By BOB WEIR

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Weir Only Human FLOWER MOUND, TX —December 29, 2019 —Thirty-eight years ago, a police officer was brutally murdered on the cold, dark streets of Philadelphia. Patrolman Daniel Faulkner, making a routine traffic stop at about three o’clock on the morning of December 9, 1981, was knocked to the ground and shot several times in his upper body and face. Four …

Bob WeirAmerica Is A Racist Country
By BOB WEIR