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Sat, April 17, 12:00 PM

Jack DeVito Veterans Memorial Field, Yorktown Heights

Lakeland SADD Club Electronics Drive

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Sun, April 18, 12:00 PM

Jack DeVito Veterans Memorial Field, Yorktown Heights

Lakeland SADD Club Electronics Drive

Giving Back

Tue, April 20, 1:00 PM

Zoom Video Conference, Yorktown Heights

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A Great Opportunity for Yorktown Is Here

April 14, 2021

The American Rescue Plan brings $3.98 million to Yorktown.

Let’s use it to improve our way of life and to stimulate local business.

The American Rescue Plan provides $350 billion for states, territories, tribal governments, cities, counties, and towns “to mitigate the fiscal effects stemming from the public health emergency.”

These are the areas targeted by the Rescue ...

Leave the Politics out of Planning

April 14, 2021

The April 8 edition of Yorktown News had two articles or commentaries published concerning the Underhill Farms/Soundview site. As Mr. Marschhauser pointed out, legislation concerning overlay districts has not been enacted, nor have formal plans been submitted for review.  However, innuendo and accusations have been made. Also published in the same edition was an opinion piece authored by ...

Moving on Is Bittersweet (Part Two)

My career as a public defender started almost 45 years ago. In my starting class, I was as one of 11 new recruits assigned to the criminal defense practice of the Legal Aid Society in the South Bronx. None of my original colleagues still work there: three passed away, one went into private practice, and the rest retired long ago. But on April 9, it was my turn to say adieu to the job that became ...

Taking Care of Business

As grim as the number is, it also shouldn’t come as a shock that it’s reported 2020 saw about 100,000 small businesses shut down—for good, which obviously is very bad.

A survey by WalletHub of the states whose small businesses have the best prospects for recovery does not bring especially encouraging news for New York State—or for the state of New York small ...

Lakeland Senior Takes Fourth at Research Symposium

April 9, 2021

Lakeland High School senior Sayani Aggarwal has placed fourth at the Westchester-Rockland Junior Science and Humanities Symposium in the medicine and health category and will advance to the Upstate New York JSHS in the spring.

Aggarwal presented her work virtually on Saturday, Jan. 30, in the regional speakers session.

“Sayani placing fourth at JSHS is evidence of her dedication to ...

You don’t have to be rich to have a trust

All too often a client will tell me that they don’t believe they are wealthy enough to use a trust as part of their planning. Unfortunately, this belief is incorrect and a misunderstanding of the purpose and benefit of using a trust. Perhaps, the phrase “trust fund baby” has helped perpetuate the misconception that it is a vehicle for the rich only!

A Revocable Living Trust ...