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Man fell from roof top on 86 Hamilton Ave

IT ISN’T LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date:11/18/17 Time: 1:05am Where: 86 Hamilton Ave – Yonkers YPD/Empress EMS responded to the above address on a report that a male fell from the 3rd Floor to the back/rear of the building. Once they arrived the male was located in the rear …

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Statue of Columbus is Vandalized AGAIN!

IT ISN’T LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 11/15/17 Time: 10:00am Where: Colombo Park – Yonkers Statue of Christopher Colombo in Yonkers  is vandalized once again but due to the quick response from the Yonkers Police Dept the vandal is apprehended on scene. It is reported that a black male …

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Story of The Enslaved Africans

IT ISN’T LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 11/10/17 Time: 6:00pm Where: Yonkers Public Library The Project: In 2009, the “The Enslaved Africans’ Rain Garden” initiative for an urban-heritage sculpture garden began as a grass-roots aspiration of a community that reflects the community, a diverse population of nearly 200,000 people. …

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Kat Brezler: THE FUTURE OF WESTCHESTER

IT ISN’T LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 11/09/17 Time: 8:15am Where: 64 Main St, Tuckahoe Ref: Kat Brezler ” The Future of Westchester ” Today, Kat Brezler announced her decision to run for New York State Senate. Brezler will campaign in the special election to replace George Latimer in …

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Mike Khader message to Yonkers

IT ISN’T LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 11/08/17 Time: 3:00pm Where: Yonkers Ref: Yonkers Council President Elect Yonkers Voice Exclusive Mr Mike Khader the Yonkers Council President Elect gave Yonkers Voice an Exclusive about his run and victory. We spoke about the ups and downs of this campaign and …

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Inferno on 42 Oak St

IT’S NOT LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 11/06/17 Time: 5:05am Where: 40 & 42 Oak St, Yonkers Let me start by saying thanks to our 1st responders (YFD/YPD/Empress EMS/OEM and every one that risk their lives to save others. Today at around 5:05am a fire started on the 3rd …

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Possible Murder/Suicide in Mt Vernon

IT’S NOT LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 11/05/17 Time: 6:00pm Where: Around 160 Douglas Pl   Disclaimer: I am giving you this narration as I got it. Nothing was confirmed at the time of the shooting of this video. The information I received were from people that live in …

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Her Story is History

IT’S NOT LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 11/04/17 Time: 11:45am Where: Yonkers Film Festival Every year the Yonkers Film Festival brings a series of Premiers to Yonkers. Today we are at the First Official Screening: HER STORY IS HISTORY. This 25 minute Documentary is narrated Angie Piwiski who is …

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First Mile Square Transportation STRIKE

IT ISN’T LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 11/02/17 Time: 10:00am Where: 700 Nepperhan Ave Ref: Pre-Strike The response and support was massive and not just at  the local level. Union and Employees of ” First Mile Square Transportation ” have a simple demand:  Like ONE (1) Sick Day and …

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UNITY MARCH ” STAND AGAISNT HATE

IT ISN’T LOCAL UNLESS IT’S YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 10/28/17 Time: 11:30pm Where: YWCA/Yonkers   YWCA Yonkers is dedicated to elimination of racism, empowering woman and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all, we at Yonkers Voice support those ideals 100%.   Please watch this full video coverage of the …

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Weschester County Jail FIRE!!!

IT ISN’T LOCAL UNLESS IT’S A YONKERS VOICE!!! Date: 10/21/17 Time: 7:15pm Where: Westchester County Jail, Valhalla Fire Dept responded to a fire on the roof of the Westchester County Jail in Valhalla. The fire was on or around the Gym/Cell Blocks on the 2nd/3rd and 4th Floor. Multiple Eng …

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