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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THE HEZITORIAL- THE BLUE TRUTH: Disinfecting the Lingering Stench at the Yonkers PBA By HEZI ARIS

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On July 05, 2013, Yonkers PBA President Keith Olson, assisted by Yonkers PBA lawyers, seemingly engaged The Quinn Law Firm, L.L.L.C., as if they were in his personal employ as legal counsel. They disseminated a letter admonishing readers of the Yonkers Tribune. The catalyst behind the “seemingly” legal warning stems from concerns over allegations suggesting Yonkers Police Benevolent President Keith …

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Op-Ed: Yonkers – Spin City v Facts By BARRY McGOEY

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It may be too late to submit another potential logo for the City of Yonkers’ recent “YoLoGo Contest”, but given the twisted, misrepresented, and duplicitous statements spewing forth from City Hall these past few months, a good choice would be “Spin City.”  Taking a page from the king makers in Albany, Yonkers City Hall has engaged the services of professional …

eHeziOp-Ed: Yonkers – Spin City v Facts By BARRY McGOEY

BREAKING NEWS EXCLUSIVE: Yonkers Mayor Spano to Hire Class of Firefighters to Avoid $2 Million Default to FEMA By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY – January 5, 2013 — For all intent and purpose, by not hiring an additional class of Firefighters for the Yonkers Fire Department by March of 2012, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano entered into technical default with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to which the City of Yonkers (CoY) is liable for a sum exceeding $2 million.

eHeziBREAKING NEWS EXCLUSIVE: Yonkers Mayor Spano to Hire Class of Firefighters to Avoid $2 Million Default to FEMA By HEZI ARIS

Yonkers Police Commissioner Charles Gardner on Westchester On the Level at 10 A.M., September 21st

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YONKERS, NY — Yonkers Police Commissioner Charles Gardner is a first time guest of the Westchester On the Level radio program this Friday, September 21st at 10 a.m. for the opening hour in which we will reflect on Commissioner's history with the YPD, a review of the issues that confron the department, the remedies and efforts they are engaged in, …

eHeziYonkers Police Commissioner Charles Gardner on Westchester On the Level at 10 A.M., September 21st

Yonkers Police Department Blotter – October 26, 2010 to November 12, 2010 BY Detective Sergeant Patrick McCormack and Lieutenant Joseph Solicito

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Yonkers, NY, November 13, 2010 — On October‭ ‬25,‭ ‬2010‭ ‬at approx.‭ ‬4:10‭ ‬pm a female victim walked into‭ ‬St.‭ ‬Joseph’s‭ ‬Medical‭ ‬Center with a stab wound to the left side of her chest.‭ ‬Victim related this incident was domestic in nature and provided police from the‭ ‬3rd precinct with a name and a probable destination of suspect.‭ ‬Victim was …

eHeziYonkers Police Department Blotter – October 26, 2010 to November 12, 2010 BY Detective Sergeant Patrick McCormack and Lieutenant Joseph Solicito

YPD Daily Blotter – October 11, 2010 BY Lieutenant Joseph Solicito

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Yonkers, NY, October 14, 2010 — On October 13, 2010 at approx. 6:11pm in the lobby of 160 Warburton Ave a 25 year old male was robbed of his cell phone by a male who put a knife to victim’s chest. The suspect was described by the victim as a black male, approx. 6’0” tall, 150 lbs wearing black sweatpants …

eHeziYPD Daily Blotter – October 11, 2010 BY Lieutenant Joseph Solicito

Yonkers Police Department Blotter – October 11, 2010 BY Detective Sergeant Patrick McCormack

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Yonkers, NY, October 11, 2010 — On‭ ‬10-08-10‭ ‬at approximately‭ ‬4:16‭ ‬p.m.,‭ ‬numerous units responded to the front of‭ ‬79‭ ‬Riverdale Avenue on a report of shots fired.‭  ‬Officers located spent shell casings in the area and two windows were broken at a nearby pizzeria.‭  ‬No victims or suspects were located at the scene.‭  ‬Investigation revealed that two males were …

eHeziYonkers Police Department Blotter – October 11, 2010 BY Detective Sergeant Patrick McCormack

Yonkers Police Department Blotter – October 5, 2010 BY Detective Sergeant Patrick McCormack

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Click onto images to view a readable version. Yonkers, NY, October 5, 2010 — The City of Yonkers Police Department has recently developed a “Larceny from Automobile Prevention Program” to combat vehicle break-ins.  The program is aimed at target hardening vehicles to deter larcenies form parked automobiles.  Yonkers Police Officers on patrol will be regularly checking parked vehicles to determine …

eHeziYonkers Police Department Blotter – October 5, 2010 BY Detective Sergeant Patrick McCormack