Voto Latinos Instagram Live Tomorrow, June 10th @11:00am ET 

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The Ad Council, Voto Latino and Univision Partner for a Round Table Discussion to Boost Awareness of Covid-19 Vaccines I. Latino Communities DATE: Wednesday, June 10th, 2021           WASHINGTON, DC – June 9, 2021 — The Ad Council, Voto Latino and Univision come together to participate in an INSTAGRAM LIVE discussion in English & Spanish about the importance of COVID 19 …

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Mainstream Economics Too Often Ignores the Power Imbalance in Labor Markets
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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  NEWARK, NJ — June 2, 2021  — As the nation begins to emerge from the pandemic and the economy improves, it might behoove us to reflect on the so-called “natural” process of wage determination. According to the neoclassical model of competitive markets, a market clearing wage is achieved when the demand for labor is exactly equal to the supply of …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanMainstream Economics Too Often Ignores the Power Imbalance in Labor Markets
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

Man Faces $10,000 Fine for Illegal Dumping in Yorktown

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YORKTOWN, NY – March 24, 2021 — CHRISTOPHER CURRY was arrested Sunday at police headquarters and charged with a town code violation. He was accused of leaving a large, broken desk at the end of Decatur Road on February 20. If found guilty, Curry faces a fine up to $10,000. The Town Court has scheduled a hearing for Curry on …

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Yorktown Adopts New Zombie Home Law

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YORKTOWN, NY – March 4, 2021 — Yorktown Town Board approved new legislation / rules on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 for bank-owned properties known as zombie homes. The new law applies to properties whose owners are in mortgage default. Within 10 days of the date that a bank declares its mortgage on a particular parcel of property to be in …

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Yorktown Begins Maple Sugaring Season

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YORKTOWN, NY — February 24, 2021 — White Oak Farm, Yorktown Supervisor Matt Slater, and other Yorktown officials will observe the start of the maple sugaring season by demonstrating the tapping process for the farm’s 2,400 sugar maple trees. Tap lines will begin running this weekend. For the sap to flow, there must be a day-night temperature fluctuation above and …

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Yorktown Adopts Anti-drag Racing Laws

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YORKTOWN, NY — January 23, 2021 – The Yorktown Town Board is cracking down on drag racing with two new laws that include vehicle confiscation. On Tuesday, January 19, 2021, the Town Board amended a local law by adding specific prohibitions on drag racing. The fine for anyone caught drag racing ranges from $1,000 to $5,000. The Town Board also …

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Yorktown Seeks Resolution to U.S. Mail Disruption

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YORKTOWN, NY — January 9, 2021 —  Supervisor Matt Slater yesterday asked a regional postal official to resolve erratic mail service in Yorktown. In recent weeks Town Hall has received more than 40 complaints about erratic and delayed mail service. The complaints are coming from most of the eight zip codes in Yorktown, but they particularly concern service out of …

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Yorktown Accepting Letters for Santa

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YORKTOWN, NY — December 12, 2020)—Yorktown will have a direct line of communication with Santa Claus this season thanks to the Yorktown Museum. Children are invited to write letters to Santa and drop them off at a holiday mailbox at Town Hall. Any child who would like to receive a response from Santa should deliver their letter with a return …

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Yorktown Approves Affordable Housing Agreement

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Deal includes new municipal senior center and recreation offices YORKTOWN, NY — November 18, 2020 — The Yorktown Town Board approved a 35-year agreement last night that will preserve and enhance 160 units of affordable senior housing at the Beaveridge apartments. The agreement stipulates that Beaveridge Housing Associates, L.P, the owner of Beaveridge, will continue to receive a property-tax exemption …

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Yorktown Revives State of Emergency Declaration mandating Face Covering at All Parks and Town Property

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YORKTOWN, NY — November 12, 2020 – The Town Board voted today, Thursday, November 12, 2020 to revive a state of emergency declaration in response to rising cases of Covid-19. The state of emergency declaration was originally made on March 13 and it expired in the summer. The declaration of a local state of emergency gives the town supervisor the …

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