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  1. A.G. Schneiderman & Comptroller DiNapoli Announce Felony Charges...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | LongIsland.com

    March 12, 2018 - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman and Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli announced the arrest of Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas for allegedly stealing campaign funds and lying about money he diverted from his inaugural committee for personal benefit. Mr. Thomas was arrested on a felony complaint this morning after an investigation that exposed the theft of approximately $12,900 from his campaign committee, and the diversion of over $45,000 from his inaugural committee for personal use and his failure to disclose it.

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  2. Mount Vernon, NY mayor arrested in corruption caseRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2018 | Washington Times

    The mayor of Mount Vernon, New York has been arrested as part of a public corruption probe by the state attorney general's office. According to the Journal News , Mayor Richard Thomas is accused of stealing $12,000 from his campaign committee and lying about it on his campaign finance filings.

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  3. Mount Vernon Mayor Used Campaign Funds As 'Personal Piggybank,' AG SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The New Rochelle Daily Voice

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas is facing multiple felonies after he allegedly stole campaign funds and lied about money he diverted from his inaugural committee for personal benefit. New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman formally announced charges against Thomas on Monday afternoon, after an investigation exposed that he allegedly stole $12,900 from his campaign committee and diverted more than $45,000 from his inaugural committee for personal use and failed to disclose that information to officials.

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  4. Former Orioles great Ken Singleton leaving Yankees broadcast booth after 2018 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... 1997, announced Monday on Twitter that 2018 will be his final year in the booth. Singleton, 70, grew up in Mount Vernon, N.Y., and played 15 years in the majors with the Mets, Montreal and Baltimore, making three All-Star teams as an outfielder with ...

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  5. Mount Vernon Mayor Facing Criminal Corruption Charges, Reports SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas, 35, has been arraigned on corruption charges, as part of an investigation by New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's Office, according to multiple reports Monday morning. Thomas was arraigned on a felony charge of grand larceny and filing a false instrument after being accused of stealing more than $10,000 from his campaign committee and lying about it on finance filing forms.

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  6. Mount Vernon Mayor Denies Criminal Campaign Corruption AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    During a brief press conference outside Mount Vernon City Hall on Monday, Thomas denied any allegations after being accused of misappropriating thousands of dollars in funds from his campaign committee. "The allegations are not true, and I want to reassure the people of Mount Vernon that this has nothing to do with my service in office, as it relates to the campaign," he said.

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  7. Front Burner: Hard Cider With a Miso PedigreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The New York Times

    The brewer Chris Sheldon initially dismissed his roommate's suggestion to brew apple cider with miso, an idea hatched over a meal of delivery sushi. But Mr. Sheldon left a marketing job to start his upstate cidery, Diner Brew Company in Mount Vernon, N.Y. so an odd ingredient was just one more challenge.

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  8. Mount Vernon Mayor Charged With CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | NBC New York

    Mount Vernon mayor was taken into custody Monday morning, accused of stealing at least $12,000 from his own campaign fund for personal use Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas was taken into custody Monday morning, accused of stealing at least $12,000 from his own campaign fund for his personal use. "The allegations are not true.

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  9. Singleton plans to retire from broadcastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | New York Yankees

    ... and Paul O'Neill. Singleton also is a regular fill-in for Michael Kay on play-by-play duties. A native of Mount Vernon, N.Y., just outside the Bronx, Singleton was the Mets' No. 3 overall pick in the 1967 January Draft and went on to play 15 seasons ...

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  10. Sex Offender Convicted Of Raping Teenage Girl Reports Move To Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A registered "sexually violent" offender convicted of raping a teenage girl and boy has reported a move in Westchester County. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to Westchester residents regarding the residency of 38-year-old Jelani Rogers, who has moved from White Plains to an apartment on East 5th Street in Mount Vernon.

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  11. Pine Bush valiant in quarterfinal setback Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Times Herald-Record

    ... a time-out. Senior forward Bryan Powell rose with a clean look from the top of the arc with Pine Bush trailing Mount Vernon by three points and six seconds left in the state Class AA quarterfinal. The ball hit every part of the rim possible, ...

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  12. Mount Vernon Man Pleads Guilty To String Of Livery Cab Armed RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A Mount Vernon is facing decades in prison after pleading guilty to a rash of robberies where he threatened drivers and robbed them of cash and personal items after arriving at their drop-off location. Geoffrey Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District, announced this week that Allanmon Mavumkal, 30, pleaded guilty in Manhattan Federal Court to four counts of Hobbs Act robbery in connection to a spree that began in the Bronx last year.

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  13. 'Erroneous' Con Ed, NYSEG Robocalls Cited As Officials Slam Storm ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The Mt Kisco Daily Voice

    ... detailed their frustrations with the lack of utility company help as did residents of North White Plains, Mount Vernon and Mount Pleasant. Residents said "robocalls" from utility companies regularly reported their power would be restored by 11 p.m. ...

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  14. Latimer Cites 'Erroneous Robocalls' In New Attack On Con Ed, NYSEGRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    ... detailed their frustrations with the lack of utility company help as did residents of North White Plains, Mount Vernon and Mount Pleasant. Residents said "robocalls" from utility companies regularly reported their power would be restored by 11 p.m. ...

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  15. Con Ed, NYSEG: 27,000 Customers Restored to Power in 24 Hours....Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | White Plains CitizeNetReporter

    ... work directly with communities to bring back power. One young woman and mother with disabled children living in Mount Vernon, brought me to tears describing her plight. She said choking back a sob, "Con Ed does not care! This is not o.k., not at ...

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  16. Margaret Pothul, 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | IBerkshires

    Born on September 12, 1921, in Mt. Vernon, N.Y., she was the daughter of Anthony and Ida Moccio Wool.

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  17. Tawanna S. RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | IBerkshires

    Tawanna Shanell Robinson, 43, of Jarvis Ave, Holyoke, Mass., formerly of Dalton, Mass., passed away at Holyoke Hospital on March 2, 2018. Born in Mt.

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  18. Sudden Sale of NY Pet Cemetery Distresses OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | NBC New York

    ... even after the burial ground was no longer licensed. Reyaz, who owns a heating and cooling company in Mount Vernon, declined to speak to the I-Team on camera about his plans for the property. "It's not in my interest to talk to you about that," he ...

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  19. Mount Vernon students compete at SkillsUSA cosmetology competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Students in the cosmetology program at Mount Vernon High School participated in the SkillsUSA competition in Waco on February 8 to 10 and earned medals.

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  20. Mount Vernon Mayor: 'Rally For Reform' With Students To End Gun ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A star-studded guest list has been invited to participate in a "rally for reform" with students in Mount Vernon to end gun violence. The "Rally for Reform, March for Our Lives" event will be held beginning at noon on Saturday, March 3 at City Hall, where Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas plans to rally with local students in advance of a bus trip to an anti-violence rally in Washington, D.C. later this month.

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