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Yonkers Insider Newspaper Blog Article on our Interview with Westchester County Legislator Virginia Perez, 17th District on Abused Animal Registry and Animal Abuse Legislation.

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Westchester County Legislator Virginia Perez, Democrat, 17th District.


We recently sat down with Westchester County Legislator Virginia Perez on the proposed legislation on the issue of the Animal Abuse Registry and Animal Abuse Legislation.


County Legislator Perez was very clear in our interview with her, She expressed very clearly that "WE WILL NOT TOLERATE ANIMAL ABUSE IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY."


She also indicated in the interview that the County Board and County of Westchester are currently working on strengthening the language of the animal abuse registry law.


Also in her role as chair of the Committee of Legislation, County Legislator Perez states that she is currently working with the County of Westchester Law Department to draft a resolution lobbying the State of New York to change animal abuse from agriculture and markets to the penal code.


County Legislator Perez stated these changes will bring harsher fines, penalties and punishment with hopes that these changes …

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News from Broadway Community Center.

LET’S START THE SUMMER WITH A FAMILY FUN DAY THIS SUNDAY AND EVERY SUNDAY THROUGHOUT THE SUMMER ! (weather permitting)
11:00-3:00
Jumpy house, Face painting, games, Hot Dogs, Cotton Candy, flavored ice cones, Popcorn.
“OPEN HOUSE FOR KIDS ALLOWED PRESCHOOL”

Sunday at 11 AM - 3 PM

Broadway Community Center Yonkers 600 N Broadway, Yonkers, New York 10701

Media Advisory from Westchester County.

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** WESTCHESTER COUNTY EXECUTIVE GEORGE LATIMER VISITS BLYTHEDALE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL. (White Plains, NY) – Westchester County Executive George Latimer will read to a group of pediatric patients in the Steven and Alexandra Cohen Long Term Care Pavilion, a unique facility dedicated to the highly specialized needs of infants and children requiring extended medical care and rehabilitation. Wednesday, June 20 11 a.m. Blythedale Children’s Hospital 95 Bradhurst Ave, Valhalla Blythedale has been at the forefront of caring for medically complex patients, while advocating on behalf of all children. Latimer’s visit will help bolster continued advocacy for children’s health care.

News from Westchester County Legislator, Virginia Perez, 17th District.

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News from Yonkers Voice.

IT'S NOT LOCAL UNLESS IT'S YONKERS VOICE!!!
Date: 06/18/18
Time:6:45pm
Where: JFK Marina

THIS VIDEO CONTAINS RAW IMAGES THAT MAYBE OFFENSIVE TO SOME.

Yonkers, NY: Fatal Jet Ski accident at the Yonkers JFK Marina
A 31 year old man lost his life in a Jet Ski accident at the JFK Marina.

Please Note: I am reporting this story as someone told me:

At around 6:45pm a 31 year old man and his 23 year old female companion (both Bronx residents) went in a Jet Ski and in about 10 minutes later their friends saw the Jet Ski empty coming down on the river, they called the Police right away and the search begin immediately, the female was found with in minutes but it took 35 minutes to find the male, the body was already lifeless and CPR started but it was too late.

YPD is investigating this accident.

Note: We were at the scene as this was happening, so our story has not been confirmed and there is room for error.

As ALWAYS: Yonkers Voice is determined and focused in bring you NEWS in a Raw and Pu…

Press Release from the Westchester County Board of Legislators.

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PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  June 18, 2018
BOARD PASSES ACCOUNTABILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR POLICE CHAPLIANS.
Backs Up Recent Executive Action; Also Bans Appearance of County Exec on Signs. White Plains, NY — By a 16-0 vote Monday night, the Westchester County Board of Legislators approved a measure requiring that Westchester County police and public safety chaplains be active members of the clergy either residing in or presiding over congregations in Westchester. The measure will codify as law requirements enacted as an executive order in January by County Executive George Latimer. “It should go without saying that anyone serving as a public safety chaplain here should be a member of the clergy and a member of the community,” said bill sponsor Legislator Terry Clements (D- New Rochelle, Pelham, Pelham Manor).  “Unfortunately, this has not always been the case.”  Clements added, “I’m happy that the Board has built on what the County Executive has done to make this a matter of law.” Boar…