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  1. Memoirs: Susan Bender, a teacher in many waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | SILive.com

    ... and assistant director. Then I left the J. I became executive director at the Southern Westchester YM-YWHA in Mount Vernon, then executive director of the Sid Jacobson JC in East Hills, Long Island, from which I retired six years ago after spending ...

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  2. Sex Offender Moves To Mount Vernon From YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A registered "sexually violent offender" accused of having deviate sexual intercourse with a 16-year-old girl has reported an address change in Yonkers. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert on Friday to Westchester County residents regarding the residency of 50-year-old John Vega, who has moved to a Yonkers apartment to a residence on Johnson Street in Mount Vernon.

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  3. 'Lifetime' Sex Offender Reports Move To Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A registered "lifetime" sexual offender convicted of sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl repeatedly 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 39-year-old John Moses, who has reported an address change from Valhalla to a residence on East Lincoln Avenue in Mount Vernon.

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  4. Mount Vernon Mayor Vehemently Denies He Violated State Education LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas called allegations that he collected more than $100,000 while serving as a trustee at a city charter school "factually wrong, grossly negligent and morally bankrupt," in a statement released late on Thursday afternoon. The Mount Vernon Board of Ethics levied a claim against Thomas this week, stating that he collected more than $100,000 as a trustee at Amani Public Charter School - where he has served since 2011 - which would be in violation of New York State education laws, which state that trustees cannot be compensated for their work.

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  5. Report: Mount Vernon Mayor Violated State Education Laws As School TrusteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    The hits reportedly keep on coming for embattled Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas, who is facing corruption charges and has now been accused of collecting more than $100,000 as a trustee for a city charter school, according to a lohud report released Thursday. Earlier this month, Thomas - who replaced former Mayor Ernest Davis, who pleaded guilty to federal charges against him during his tenure in office - was charged with multiple felonies by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who alleges he used tens of thousands of dollars in campaign funds as a "personal piggy bank."

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  6. Mind Yard Puts Faith in Sin CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    MOUNT VERNON, NY, June 08, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Mind Yard Licensing opens its gates to the licensing world with Your Faith Looks Familiar. YFLF are superheroes for Freedom, and Oneness Beyond Belief.

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  7. Westchester Pair Nabbed In Fairfield County Credit Card ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    ... a description of the suspect who had just made a purchase with a Visa gift card. A man - later identified as Mount Vernon resident Damon Hollis, 29 - was spotted walking into a nearby restaurant and a second officer followed him inside, where ...

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  8. St. Catharine's Broke Ground for Its School Addition in 1939Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Historic Pelham

    ... Board of Education in New York City is the designer and the construction work will be done by James H. Keane of Mount Vernon, a member of St. Catherine's Parish." Preparations for construction began immediately. Shortly thereafter, at noon on May 8, ...

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  9. International Harvest, Inc. Recalls Organic Go Smile! Raw Coconut Because of Possible Health RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2018 | US Recall News

    International Harvest, Inc of Mount Vernon, NY is recalling 14,620 lbs. of bulk and 24,270 bags of Organic Go Smile! Raw Coconut, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella , an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

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  10. ID Released For Victim Of Mount Vernon Fatal ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    A man gunned during a shooting in Westchester County on Wednesday has been identified, according to Mount Vernon city officials. Donovan Brown, 24, of Mount Vernon, was shot and killed, outside of 15 S. Macquesten Parkway shortly after midnight, said City Spokeswoman Maria Donovan.

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  11. Plea conference in hotel clerk murder case returns no actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | The Herald Democrat

    ... in the case against a man accused of the August capital murder of a hotel clerk. Reginald Campbell, 25, of Mount Vernon, New York, was indicted in December on charges of capital murder and aggravated robbery. These indictments are formal charges and ...

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  12. Mount Vernon Mayor: Corruption 'Allegations Are Merely Accusations'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas is claiming that the criminal charges that were brought against him on Monday are "technical in nature relating to Election Law," and are "merely accusations with no supporting evidence." 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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  13. Mount Vernon Mayor Used Campaign Funds As 'Personal Piggy Bank,' 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. '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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