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  1. Demolitions an ugly reality for cities losing peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Windsor Beacon

    ... you more in fire overtime, let alone the risk of injury, than the cost of demolition.'' Ernie Davis, mayor of Mount Vernon, N.Y., estimated that a residential demolition in his city neighboring the Bronx costs between $50,000 and $55,000 because ...

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  2. You don't have to know the game to have an opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Republican Journal

    ... not beyond rooting for the Detroit Lions because they were my late adored father's favorites. Raised in Mount Vernon, N.Y., my dad somehow took it into his head as a lad to root for all the Detroit teams. He was devoted to the Tigers of baseball as ...

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  3. Syracuse Man Facing Felony Charges After Fatal Crash Near Destiny USARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... to turn left to head west on Hiawatha Boulevard West. Buss and his passenger, 18-year-old Amanda Pawlikowski of Vernon, New York, were both brought to Upstate University Medical Center. Buss was later pronounced dead as a result of injuries ...

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  4. Driver charged in fatal crash; police say he was drunkRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | MyFoxNY

    ... thout bail. Buss was pronounced dead at Upstate University Hospital. His passenger, 18-year-old Amanda Pawlikowski of Vernon, is in serious condition there. A passenger in the Kia was treated and released.

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  5. Syracuse Man Arrested In Fatal 3-Car Crash Near Destiny USARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    ... Street. The 19-year-old driver, Kane Buss of Oneida, was killed and his 18-year-old passenger Amanda Pawlikowski of Vernon is hospitalized in serious condition. The collision also involved a third vehicle, but neither occupant was seriously hurt. ...

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  6. Mount Vernon Educators Gathering For Special Saturday ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. The Mount Vernon Board of Education is set to continue its string of "Board President Saturday Conferences" this weekend with a discussion on parenting behavior. Since taking ove r for Judith Johnson earlier this year, new Superintendent Kenneth Hamilton has teamed with the Board of Education in an effort to regain the city's trust and begin building ties between the community and the much-maligned school district.

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  7. Mount Vernon Makes 2015 Sanitation Schedule AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. The 2015 sanitation schedule for the north side and south side of Mount Vernon is now available online here .

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  8. Mount Vernon Will Begin Enforcing New Red-Light Cameras At Four SitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. After a 30-day probationary period to get motorists acclimated to the new red light traffic cameras, the Mount Vernon Police Department is poised to begin enforcing the new policy. The 30-day warning phase will be over beginning on Thursday, and the 24-hour cameras will be active and police officials will be issuing notices for drivers caught running a red light. 1 comment

  9. Con Edison To Start Pipeline Work In Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. Con Edison crews will once again be populating the streets of Mount Vernon beginning on Wednesday, as they continue upgrading gas mains and selected buried gas services in the city. Since last year, crews have been periodically working in the city, upgrading the antiquated pipeline in select areas of Mount Vernon.

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  10. 'Stone Croft' on the Esplanade, Once the Home of Henry B. B. StaplerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Historic Pelham

    ... & Son, masons, and Samuel W. Dassler, carpenter, have the contracts." Source: Pelham Manor , The Daily Argus [Mount Vernon, NY], Jul. 18, 1892, Vol. 1, No. 92, p. 1, col. 2. What follows is a brief biography of H.B.B. Stapler published in 1907. ...

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  11. Mount Vernon Fire Department To Begin Annual InspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. Mount Vernon homeowners will soon be getting a familiar knock on the door, as city officials with the fire department get prepared to begin the annual fire safety inspections of all multi-family residential apartment buildings and three-family plus homes. According to Mount Vernon's acting Fire Commissioner Noah Lighty, beginning in the end of January, officials from the Bureau of Fire Prevention will begin making their home calls as mandatory fire safety inspections are conducted.

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  12. Lots of changes for Eagles hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... are five players right now who Morris, Jr., feels can contribute right away. Six-foot-5 Michael Campbell from Mount Vernon, N.Y., comes in as a junior and scored 12 points with six rebounds in the win over New England College. In that same game, 6-0 ...

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  13. Letter: Rapes and violence against women in SVGRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 11 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... rs, your daughters, your nieces.... What are we going to do to stop this from being repeated? Helena R. Edwards Mount Vernon, New York

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  14. The Closing of Split Rock Road in December, 1937Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Historic Pelham

    ... was named [sic]." Source: Split Rock Road to Be No More; New York Stretch Being Torn Up , The Daily Argus [Mount Vernon, NY], Dec. 29, 1937, p. 12, cols. 3-4. " PLAN TO PRESERVE OLD HISTORIC INDIAN TRAIL ----- Town Historian Urges Park Department To ...

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  15. Mount Vernon DPW Won't Be Fooled Again This WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. Following a winter that saw an endless stream of complaints from residents frustrated with shoddy snow removal practices in Mount Vernon, Department of Public Works officials took painstaking efforts to ensure they weren't fooled again. Last year, an aging fleet of DPW vehicles wreaked havoc on the city as truck after truck broke down as Mother Nature continued dumping snow, sleet and hail on Mount Vernon during a ruthless winter.

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  16. Mount Vernon Man charged with threatening to shoot police officersRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Empire State News

    WHITE PLAINS The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and the FBI announced today the arrest of Jeremy Mott, 24, of Mount Vernon, on charges of threatening to shoot members of the Police Department of the City of Mount Vernon, New York. The Complaint alleges that Mott posted messages on Internet social media sites in which he threatened to shoot Mount Vernon police officers and included a digital image depicting the shooting of a police officer.

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  17. John M. Lalli, C.O.O. Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide PublicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | PR.com

    ... and shared services for all computing platforms enterprise -wide. Mr. Lalli was born on March 31, 1942 in Mt. Vernon, New York and obtained a B.A., Cum Laude, in Economics and Management Sciences from the University of Notre Dame and post-graduate ...

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  18. Westchester Surrogate Court Judge Anthony Scarpino Leaving Bench To Enter Private PracticeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | New Rochelle Talk

    After 14 years as Westchester County Surrogate, Judge Anthony A. Scarpino Jr. has announced that he is stepping down from the bench effective January 31st. Scarpino, who began his judicial career in 1984 at age 32 when he was appointed Associate City Court Judge in his home town of Mount Vernon, NY, said that upon leaving the bench he will enter private practice in a senior level position at a regional law firm.

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  19. Mount Vernon Man Made Series Of Threats To Police, FBI SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. A Mount Vernon man was arrested by the FBI agents on Tuesday and accused of social media threats to harm police officers. With the nation struggling with tension between the African-American community and law enforcement, Jeremy Mott, 24, was accused of posting a series of messages on Instagram and Facebook threatening officers just days after a pair of NYPD officers were gunned down in cold blood in Brooklyn last month.

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  20. Graffiti Warns That Queens Cops Are - Next to Die'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Breitbart.com

    ... social media or in conversations overheard by others. The Big Apple isn't alone in the Empire State. Police in Mount Vernon, New York also recently arrested a man for making threats against the lives of police on social media.

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