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Yorktown Railroad Station to be restored
Will cost the town about $147,000
BY TRUDY WALZ and Mahopac. In 1966, the town
CONTRIBUTING WRITER purchased it, and the exterior of
the depot was repaired in the lat-
Town Supervisor Ilan Gilbert ter half of the 1970s.
wasn’t just whistling Dixie when e depot was placed on the
he announced that a resolution on National Register of Historic
the Town Board’s agenda for its Places in 1981, followed by place-
meeting last week heralded some- ment on local and state registers.
thing “exciting for the town.” According to Tegeder, the de-
He was talking about the pot is the only one of its type on
board’s imminent awarding of a the abandoned line that has not
contract to Clemco Construction been signi cantly modi ed.
& Restoration Inc. for a little Asked how long the renova-
more than $476,000 to restore tion would take, Tegeder esti-
the defunct Yorktown Heights mated four months.
Railroad Station depot in Rail- “I can’t wait until it’s done,”
road Park. Tegeder said. “I can’t wait until
And no one was more happy to we can open it up and people can
discuss its signi cance than John actually enjoy it as people once
Tegeder, the town’s director of did when they were traveling—
planning. the traveling public.”
“Personally, it’s very exciting e board unanimously ap-
for me,”Tegeder said at the board proved awarding a bid of
meeting on Tuesday, July 2, upon PHOTO: BRIAN MARSCHHAUSER $476,386 to Clemco, the only
being called to the microphone The Yorktown Heights station, built in 1877, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
bidder. It entails a base bid of
before the award of the bid, not- $414,367, restoration of the
ing that he’d “been after this” Park—that’s why it’s named built in 1877 by the New York, the line and station in 1894. original chimney for $26,688 and
since taking a job with the town. such—but also that park…it’s Westchester and Putnam Rail- But the ever-increasing popu- the replacement of a wall sill for
“We’re restoring—that’s the evolving, I would say, and really way. Its two rooms served as wait- larity of another mode of trans- $35,331.
operative word, restoring—the becoming a feature and a center ing and baggage rooms, and the portation—the automobile— e New York State Depart-
historic national landmark, state of town and I think this is really building itself served as the center drove train service out of town. ment of Transportation will re-
landmark and local landmark going to help.” of town, sitting in the midst of e last train to pull into the sta- imburse the town to the tune of
of the Yorktown train station,” e 420-square-foot depot, a stores and businesses, a school and tion did so on May 29, 1958, four $295,762 for the project, while
Tegeder explained. “I think one-story frame structure with churches. New York Central Rail- years before freight service was the town will cover the balance of
it’s going to enhance Railroad deep, bracketed overhangs, was road, Putnam Division, acquired abandoned between East Falls $147,881. .. .
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Thursday, July 11, 2019 Yorktown News – Page 3
SHRUB OAK ATHLETIC CLUB
Parents throw ﬂag on cancellation of football program
Lakeland varsity program was su ering, head coach says
BY BRIAN MARSCHHAUSER trained and have professional experience in coaching
EDITOR youths the game of football. e kids will bene t from
this by learning all facets of the game, making them better
e popularity of ag football as a youth sports pro- at both ag and then eventually tackle should they choose
gram, both throughout the nation and in Yorktown, is to go down that path.”
undeniable, which is why it had to go. e games will be played every Sunday at Camp Nabby
Last month, the Shrub Oak Athletic Club voted to can- in Mohegan Lake. e campus space is being donated by
cel the program for students in grades 3-6, despite 183 stu- its co-owner, Joe Bertino, whose father, Frank, was the
dents in that age range signing up to play the sport in 2018. second-winningest high school football coach in New
ough Mike Meadows, head coach at Lakeland High York State when he died in 1997.
School, is not one of SOAC’s 12 voting board members, Bertino said ag football is an opportunity to draw
his opinion that ag football detrimentally a ects the even more kids to the sport.
varsity football program was instrumental in scoring a “It just gives more kids a chance to play,” Bertino said.
7-5 vote in favor of cancellation.
Flag football, Meadows said, was “not preparing our kids WHY DID SOAC VOTE TO DISBAND?
to play tackle football.” If a student starts playing tackle Before deciding to terminate the program, SOAC met
football in seventh grade, “He’s behind the eight ball.” PHOTO COURTESY OF MATT SCHLOSBERG with a packed house of community members on Tues-
Children who played ag football as opposed to tackle In 2018, 183 children in grades 3-6 registered to play ﬂag day, June 4, at Lakeland Copper Beech Middle School.
football, Meadows said, were less likely to continue with football in the Shrub Oak Athletic Club.
Meadows’ arguments against ag football were cited as a
the sport beyond sixth grade. Instead of fully committing deciding factor.
to tackle football, he said, many who play ag football Every parent has di erent reasons for preferring “After reviewing all options and comments from par-
continue to play other sports. ag football, though many involve safety. For example, ents as well as a presentation from [Meadows], it was
“What we saw in the numbers were people were going Schlosberg said some may want their children to play determined that ag football beyond grade two is detri-
away from tackle to play ag, and they were not coming tackle football in high school, but don’t want to put them mental to the tackle football program and ultimately the
back to the sport of tackle,” Meadows said. “Flag is great in harm’s way until their bodies are more developed. Lakeland High School football program,” SOAC wrote
so long as it doesn’t have an e ect on the tackle program.” But Meadows, who played Division-1 college football about its decision in an email to parents.
Not only does this put Lakeland at a competitive dis- at Stony Brook University, said parents who assume that “ is was a long and di cult decision,” the email con-
advantage with neighboring communities, many of which ag football is risk-free because it does not involve tack- tinued.“As a board, we do not take the cancellation of any
don’t o er ag football beyond second grade, it puts those ling are mistaken. Football, without tackling, is still a col- program lightly.”
players in a perilous situation because they have not learned lision sport, he said. ough 183 children in grades 3-6 registered to play
to properly play the high-contact sport, Meadows said. In tackle football, he said, children wear helmets and ag football in 2018, SOAC has painted a picture of a
“Not only is there a commitment that they need to pads. Yet, with children continuing to play ag football in program in dire straits. In an email prior to the June 4
learn, but we also need to condition their minds and bod- fth grade and beyond, he said, “You’re getting developed meeting, the organization said the program su ered from
ies for what tackle football really is,” Meadows said. kids going 100 percent without equipment.” constant schedule changes and forfeitures due to poor at-
Parents like Matt Schlosberg, however, view ag foot- All Lakeland High School coaches, he said, teach tendance. In some instances, the organization said, less
ball as an alternative for children who enjoy playing foot- “Heads Up Football,” an NFL-backed youth football than half of a team’s roster was showing up for games.
ball, but likely don’t have a future in the sport. program that promotes tackling techniques aimed at re- SOAC said this happened one to two times per week.
“Me, personally, I’m 5-3, 150 pounds,” Schlosberg said. ducing injuries. Reserved elds went unused, depriving other clubs of
“My family is not huge. I don’t see my kids as utilizing tackle “Whether it’s ag football or tackle football, the sport eld time. Also, $2,400 worth of refunds were given.
as a way to take them to a new level, whether it be in the needs to be taught in a safe manner,” Meadows said. “With a limited budget, the loss of this revenue made
college or pros. erefore, I don’t want to put them in the “ at’s number one on the list, is teaching the game the it almost impossible to operate at a break-even,” the or-
position to get injured just so they can play a game they love. right way.” ganization said.
And why should we have to if there is a safer alternative?” On that point, he and Schlosberg agree. SOAC’s football director, Adam Kaufman, did not re-
turn an email request for comment.
CHILD SAFETY AN ALTERNATIVE
In making its decision, SOAC is swimming against a Schlosberg and Greg Horowitz, another parent, have AGREEING TO DISAGREE
national tide. Flag football, at just under 1 million par- teamed up with the Knights Youth Football League to ough the decision to cancel ag football has sewed
ticipants in 2017, is now the sixth-most popular sport in o er an eight-week ag football season in the fall for some discord in the Lakeland community, Meadows does
the United States for children ages 6-12, according to the children in grades 3-8. not want tackle football proponents to be painted with
Sports and Fitness Industry Association. All SOAC coaches were parent volunteers, Schlosberg a broad brush as people who care more about winning
Youth participation in ag football rose 9.9 percent said, “Some with a lot of knowledge of the game and than safety.
from 2016 to 2017. Tackle football participation dropped some with not as much. All gave their time and energy to “I’m from Lakeland, I graduated from Lakeland. I love
11.8 percent during that same time. make it the best program it could be.” our community. I’m a PE teacher at omas Je erson
“ e sport of tackle is kind of under attack on the na- e Knights Youth Football League, on the other hand, [Elementary School],” Meadows said. “A lot of these kids
tional level,” Meadows said. “So I think a lot of parents uses professional coaches. ough their expertise doesn’t SEE SOAC PAGE 4
are wary of playing tackle football.” guarantee safety, Schlosberg said, the coaches “have been
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Small Business Association, speaks at
The Staff the annual Small Business Symposium. YSBA holds Small
BRIAN MARSCHHAUSER e Yorktown Small Business cy College campus in Yorktown
MARSCHHAUSER@HALSTONMEDIA.COM Association held its third annual Heights.
GABRIELLE BILIK Small Business Symposium on Guests in attendance included
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Wednesday, May 29, at the Mer- YSBA members, business own-
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CORINNE STANTON for Yorktown “ is event is another example
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Small Business Association plays
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Car chase ends with crash in Yorktown What is
A high-speed police pursuit of two Brooklyn men with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled
ended abruptly in Yorktown last week when the minivan substance, both misdemeanors.
BY TRUDY WALZ
in which they were traveling crashed into some trees as Ramos, complaining of chest pain from injuries suf- CONTRIBUTING WRITER
they tried to leave the Taconic State Parkway at Under- fered in the crash, was taken by the Yorktown Volunteer Following up on a recommendation of the
Economic and Business Revitalization Com-
hill Avenue. Ambulance Corps to Westchester Medical Center in mittee, the Town Board last week unanimously
agreed to seek proposals for a branding campaign.
e falling trees damaged a Westchester County po- Valhalla. Released the next day, he was booked at West-
e committee was formed last July with
lice cruiser after landing on the car as an o cer pulled up chester County Police headquarters then turned over to the goal of promoting the community’s assets,
strengthening and enhancing its economic cli-
to the scene. e windshield was shattered but the o cer New York City authorities on an active arrest warrant, mate, increasing job opportunities and making it
a more desirable place to work in, live in and visit.
was not injured, the Westchester County Department of police said.
Its recommendation to identify, develop and
Public Safety said. Torres, arraigned at Yorktown Justice Court, was held market its brand was one of six the committee
made in a presentation to the board in Febru-
e Brooklyn men, riding in a van with stolen license without bail at the Westchester County Jail. ary. Others included establishing a quick review
board to vet potential business proposals and cre-
plates, police said, reached speeds of up to 100 mph in e Yorktown Heights Volunteer Fire Department ating an economic development position.
their attempt to evade capture. e pursuit began around also responded to the scene and assisted county o cers Committee member Renee Fogarty, a leader-
ship development consultant, accompanied by
11 p.m. July 3 when an o cer tried to pull over the in removing the fallen tree from atop the patrol car. George Souls, the committee’s chair, told the
board on Tuesday, July 2, before it took action on
northbound Honda Odyssey on the Taconic in whether to advertise for requests for proposals, or
RFPs, that they were there “to answer questions.”
New Castle. e van’s driver not only accelerated,
Fogarty said advertising for RFPs would not
police said, but also turned o his headlights. obligate further action.
Leaving the parkway in Yorktown, the van, out “ is is an information-seeking e ort to see
what it’s going to cost and how the various rms
of control, hit several trees near the bottom of the would approach it,” she said.
Underhill Avenue exit ramp. After the van came
to a stop in “some dense underbrush,”police said,
the Brooklyn men climbed out and tried to run
but were taken into custody.
e driver, Francisco Torres, 47, was charged
with rst-degree eeing an o cer in a motor
vehicle and aggravated unlicensed operation of
a motor vehicle, both felonies, as well as misde-
meanor charges of fth-degree criminal posses-
sion of stolen property, second-degree reckless
endangerment, and seventh-degree criminal
possession of a controlled substance. e drug
charge stems from a “small amount” of heroin
that was found in the vehicle, police said.
Police said the passenger, Luis Ramos, 47, PHOTO COURTESY OF WESTCHESTER COUNTY
gave o cers a false name following his arrest, A tree falls on top of a police car on Wednesday, July 3, following
leading to a charge of false personation, along a high-speed car chase.
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Fact or speculation? It was a very good year
Sometimes, saying national media outlets. In his classic song, eight stages, all de ned
“I don’t know” is Watching a local news “It Was a Very
the most respon- EDITOR broadcast a few years Good Year,” MY with his typical theatri-
Frank Sinatra re ects PERSPECTIVE cal are: the infant, the
sible thing a reporter ago, a reporter was whining school boy,
can do. BRIAN standing live outside on life through the JAMES the lover, the soldier,
For example, if MARSCHHAUSER of a house in southern lens of past romances. MARTORANO the man of means, the
somebody were to ask Westchester County While the song is childish treble and,
me the likelihood of where, “Apparently, a slow-paced, the truth nally, oblivion.
Trader Joe’s coming man may have shot is, most of us rush All these depictions
to Yorktown, it would be downright himself,” the reporter said. through our lives neither thinking of our of how life progresses provide some
irresponsible for me to say anything else. Apparently? May have? My head destination nor appreciating the many clues into life’s journey. However, for
When it comes to predicting the future, nearly exploded upon hearing a profes- phases of our journey. Nonetheless, the me, the most insightful picture is the
“I don’t know” is about the only thing I sional reporter use these words. stages of human existence have been the one painted by decades of scienti c
can report with certainty. Six weeks ago, I taught local elemen- topic of much analysis over the years. research. Studies have shown that there
Under no circumstances would I say: tary school students about the basics of Here are some insights from others who exists within us a psychophysiological
“People in the supermarket industry are news writing. I even drafted a brief guide have weighed in on this topic. timetable that gives each of our lives a
convinced that Trader Joe’s has its sights about the process of writing a news story. e founder of sociology, Auguste predictable structure. ese studies have
set on Northern Westchester. From what e kids picked up on it right away. Comte, claims that our lives move provided a straightforward and scienti -
I’m hearing, Yorktown is a likely landing After just a few short minutes, they through three stages—theological, cally validated overview of life’s stages
spot for the popular organic food store con dently understood the di erence metaphysical and scienti c—as we learn from crib to grave. Here are the phases
chain. After speaking with my sources, between speculation and fact. to appreciate empirical causation. e as scienti cally studied:
I’d place the possibility of it happening at’s why it is so alarming to see sea- father of deistic existentialism, Soren
at 95 percent.” soned reporters act so irresponsibly. Even Kierkegaard, agreed with Comte’s stages I. INFANCY TO CHILDHOOD
It would be speculation, plain and though my guide was intended for third but placed them in the opposite order, All of science agrees that it is criti-
simple. It serves little purpose but to get and fourth graders, there are clearly some claiming that our lives culminate in cal that the individual develop trust
your hopes up. professionals in need of a refresher. a religious stage during which faith, and openness during this period. Some
Do you know what else it does? It at, I can report with 100 percent not reason, dominates the individual’s approaches will go further, claiming that
makes me sound important while at the certainty. personal truth. we will never be able to experience love
same time giving myself just enough lee- In the East, Hindus believe that our if we do not learn to experience it in this
way to avoid any serious backlash when e Process of lives are divided into four stages, each stage. is category has subdivisions:
I’m proven wrong. But from the time
corresponding to what the spiritual self a) Early Childhood. e essential
I publish my report until Trader Joe’s Writing a News Story should be doing. e rst stage is the challenge here is to strike a balance
inevitably shoots it down, I will have
preparatory time of the student. e between unbounded freedom and the
gotten months of discussion out of it. INFORMATION GATHERING second stage corresponds to the mar- control that others and society impose.
Mission accomplished. • is is the rst and most important ried householder, during which the While the child’s impulse to explore
For those of you who follow the NBA, step. We cannot write a news story if we man supports a family and maintains a must not be extinguished, it must be
you can probably tell already that I’m a don’t have any information to share. responsible position in his community. tempered with an understanding that
bitter New York Knicks fan (even more • We can get information from a e third, retirement, occurs around 50 limits exist.
bitter than usual). at’s mostly due to variety of sources, such as people and and is witness to the end of his worldly b) Middle Childhood. Our under-
the recent NBA free agency craze, which documents. obligations, signaling the beginning of standing of ourselves, including gender
was a lesson in bad journalism. Begin- -People: We can call, email or text his withdrawal from the world. Finally, identity, begins to form during this pe-
ning in February, it was a fait accompli message people who can share their in his last stage, sannyasi, he leaves his riod. It saddens me that Plato, Aristotle,
that Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving knowledge and information. ey can home and dwells alone in the forest. and Saint omas Aquinas all believed
would be joining my beloved Knicks at also give us quotes to use in the story. If He says little and possesses only his that women were mistakes. Aquinas
6 p.m. Sunday, June 30 (the earliest time we are writing about a re, who should loincloth, begging bowl, and water jar. went so far as to suggest that a female
players could sign with new teams). we call? Fire ghters would be the best His sole attention is directed at properly only results when something goes wrong
ese are actual quotes from actual source. ey can tell us when and where preparing himself for his journey to the (mas occaionatum).
reporters: the re happened and why it happened. Brahman or Universal Spirit. c) Late Childhood. is begins at age
• “It’s easier to nd street parking in We can also talk to people who may Also in the East, Japanese folklore six and is accompanied by a heightened
Manhattan than it is to nd an NBA have witnessed the re. divides life into ve phases: “At ten, an sense of self.
executive, player or coach who doesn’t -Documents: Documents can help animal; at twenty, a lunatic; at thirty, a
think Durant is going to sign with the us nd all sorts of valuable information failure; at forty, a fraud; at fty, a crimi- II.THE ADOLESCENT YEARS
Knicks in July.” and can sometimes be more reliable nal.” Perhaps this is the reason why 60 All parents, who have raised children
• “Rival executives will tell you, with- than people. For example, if a house is (with rare exception) is the mandatory to adulthood, will readily acknowledge
out hesitation, that Durant is bound for sold, it must be reported. We can then retirement age in Japan! the challenge of the teenage years.
the Knicks.” nd out how much the house sold for, Sigmund Freud wrote about ve Although it is natural for our children
• “From everything I’ve heard, Kevin when it was sold, and who bought it. distinct stages of human development to assert themselves as they mature, it is
Durant and Kyrie are planning on coming Did you know that, through documents, as well: the oral, anal, phallic, latent, and rare for these years to be without turbu-
to New York. 95 percent chance they say!” we can even nd out how many dogs are genital stages. We reach the nal stage at lence. For the young adult, the challenge
As everybody now knows, Durant and licensed in a municipality? 18 years old, after which nothing much is to consolidate their sense of self while
Irving signed with the Brooklyn Nets. SEE MARSCHHAUSER PAGE 13 happens. SEE MARTORANO PAGE 9
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MARTORANO the nal phase. In this phase, we detesting superstition.” But now the days are short And it poured sweet and clear
know that death is imminent. As profound as that sounds, it I’m in the autumn of the year It was a very good year.
FROM PAGE 8 It is not just understanding that And now I think of my life as In our nal stage, when re-
we won’t live forever but actually is still the nal lyrics of Sinatra’s vintage wine ecting on our journey, the hope
still maintaining a healthy rela- staring death in the face. is song that I nd most compelling From ﬁne old kegs is that we can all exclaim, “it was
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Much to consider is a great need for options in housing tic to have 150 units or could there be opments o er critical housing options.
about proposed When it comes to this and any other
that include rentals as very few currently fewer? What will the developer do to
housing proposals, it is important that the town
exist. Whether it is seniors selling their work with the town to ensure the safety o cials make decisions based on review
To the editor, and analysis of the facts, the impact on
I have read articles, letters to the homes and looking to rent, millennials of its residents on the roads and to ease all residents and the future of Yorktown.
editor and heard comments at the July who can’t a ord or do not want to own tra c congestion? Sincerely,
2 Yorktown Town Board meeting re: Katherine Quinn
the proposed 150-unit rental apartment a home, families that are looking to rent, Very importantly, decisions must be Shrub Oak
complex between Lee Boulevard and
Hill Boulevard. ose in opposition at the current time, Yorktown cannot made thinking about the future of Yor- Be even more careful
express concern about increased taxes, what you write
an in ux of school-aged children, car o er much. is forces people to leave, ktown and the generations to come. It
accidents, parking congestion, detrimen- To the editor,
tal e ects to the environment, violation taking their spending dollars with them. is people who create a vibrant commu- In her letter to the editor ( July 4, “Be
of the 2010 Comprehensive Plan, etc.
Within the last few weeks, six people nity. When resident Tony Grasso spoke careful what you read”), Ms. Patricia
ey are encouraging residents to sign Sullivan-Rothberg looks to blame the
petitions against the project. ey are ranging from mid-20s to late 70s, told at the July 2 Town Board meeting, he prior administration for the lack of plan-
reminding our elected o cials that they ning for the town of Yorktown parks.
can be voted out of o ce if their voices me that they were moving. e reason? mentioned how Je erson Village, with She insinuates that the issues have been
are not heard. ignored during the time that Mr. Grace
ey want to rent and hardly any rentals hundreds of units of housing, would not was in o ce with Councilman Diana
As a long term resident of Yorktown and myself.
and an active community member, I exist in Yorktown. be here if compromises were not made
have faith that incumbents or prospec- Perhaps Ms. Sullivan-Rothberg
tive candidates, whether Republican, People in the decision-making capac- and housing needs were not addressed. should properly research her narrative
Democrat or independent, will do what before sending it in instead of just trying
is best for the entire community and the ity must review all the facts. Rather than As many other people feel, he men- to defend Mr. Gilbert. If she did, she
future of Yorktown, without fear of their would realize that this was one of the
political fate. Before a decision is made have pre-conceived notions that the tioned that his grandchildren would like many issues that were taken up after the
based on the court of public opinion, I election in 2015. In a time where the
trust that the following be given careful developers are working for their own to live here but have no options to do so. Town Board was holding extra work
consideration: sessions every week to catch up on items
goals only, why not have an open mind His message was a wise one that cannot that needed to be addressed, we had a
e needs of the community must be special meeting on March 9, 2016, with
assessed. Yorktown is not the place it to work together? Along with potential a ord to be ignored.
was 30, 20 or even 10 years ago. Society SEE LETTERS PAGE 13
and demographics have changed. ere negatives, what are the positives of such I was very active in advocating for the
a development in supporting residents community good when both Wynwood
and boosting the local economy? After Oaks and Trump Park (a development
an informational session is conducted by built by Louis Cappelli) was up for ap-
the developer with the town o cials and proval. At the time, many of the same
residents, concerns must be addressed. arguments against those projects were
For example, with 150 one- and two- made, with valuable time wasted on
bedroom units, what is the number of discussing fears that did not become an
people allowed to live in a one bedroom issue. With the Cappelli project, I was
versus two bedroom apartment? How among a group of residents who made it
many will be school-aged children? How clear to the town and the developers that
many cars will there be? What are going we wanted to be heard and, therefore,
to be the taxes paid by the developer and work together. With that approach, the
the complex? Will the development be developer worked with us, listened to our
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APAR only the business founders but future
FROM PAGE 10 generations, namely the children and
grandchildren who have lovingly
of now-defunct Peekskill shops and poured their pride and pedigree onto
businesses—such as Fleischmann’s these pages.
Distillery at Charles Point (now the ose descendants include Robin
Factoria dining and entertainment Goldsand, who wrote the book’s
center)—this project ventures consider- introduction, and epitomizes Peek-
ably beyond the ususal realm of pictorial skill’s penchant for hosting multi-
volumes. generation business owners. She runs
Within its 100-plus pages are dia- the RG insurance agency that
grams of downtown Peekskill’s primary her father,
shopping hubs, Main Street and North Ronald,
Division Street. Each storefront is iden- started in
ti ed by its address and the trade name, the 1950s.
with Jewish-owned businesses (marked Robin’s
by an asterisk) accounting for 70 per- grandfather,
cent of the almost 80 retailers. ere Izzy, also was
are myriad other sections in the book, in insurance, In 1947, Charles Newman’s grandfather formed Paraco Gas, located at the
providing valuable purviews of multi- and her great corner of Nelson and Central Avenues, where a parking garage now stands.
generation businesses and professions, grandfather,
such as familiar family names synony- Sam, who
mous with the practice of law (Hersh) came to the Chuck grew up in Peek- by Charles Newman, Paraco Gas.
and dentistry (Poritzky). U.S. from Aus- skill, and remains one of If there were a lineage trophy, there’d
So, what’s the point of issuing a pub- tria in 1899, its staunchest champions be no contest who gets it: in the book,
lished work that shines a light on busi- operated a shoe as a well-connected busi- Ted Ruback notes that his wife Carolyn
nesses owned and operated by a speci c store and a sa- ness owner (insurance) traces her family roots 11 generations, to
ethnic group in a speci c era? e same loon, and helped and a “favorite son” of the literal founding father (and busi-
point that is made in the book about the found the origi- the city. nessman) from whom Peekskill gets its
enriching contributions made by any nal synagogue in His grandfather name—Jan Peeck.
group of immigrants—including Irish Peekskill. ToohfwePnneeeerwks,sbkhoialolscksi,toialzdsesnoesumtabintlsdeﬁdbrubssytipnaCreigsonrstmoinupgpa. ny. Charles Newman was a
in the mid-19th Century and Italians Another promi-
at the turn of the 20th Century—who Russian émigré in the Bruce “ e Blog” Apar promotes local
escaped oppression or impoverishment nent family in the 1930s who formed businesses, organizations, events and people
in their own lands to nd freedom and Peekskill business the Paramount Glass, through public relations agency APAR PR.
opportunity on our shores. genealogy is repre- Shade and Awning He also is an actor, a community volunteer,
sented by Charles It was located inside and a contributor to several periodicals.
e uniquely American opportunity “Chuck” Newman, the building owned by the theater of Follow him as Bruce e Blog on social
that ourished into prosperity for im- one of the architects of the book. He the same name, a name that was further media. Reach him at email@example.com or
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MARSCHHAUSER about what happened or will happen. each other and Johnny wins, our head- When you have that answer, you will
• It is important to understand the dif- line should be: “Johnny beats Timmy.” know how to begin your story.
FROM PAGE 8 However, even the results of a two-per-
ference between a fact and an opinion. son race can be distorted: • Be clear and concise. Do not worry
WRITING THE STORY -Fact: Sally’s dog is brown. about the length of the story. Include
Now that we have our information, it’s -Opinion: Sally’s dog is cool. -“Timmy comes in second place; only relevant information.
Is it fair? Johnny nishes second to last.” Both
time to write. But there are some ques- • Just because something is accurate statements are true, but they are not fair. • Spell everything correctly, especially
tions we must ask ourselves throughout names of people and organizations.
the process: does not mean it is fair. You might have Does it make sense?
heard of the term “Fake News.” Some- • Obtaining information is important, Does the story answer every question?
Is it accurate? times, it means people are lying. But but it needs to be presented in the right Put yourselves in the shoes of the per-
• Every word we write needs to be even reporting the facts can be mislead- way or else it might not make sense. son reading your story. Your story should
true. As mentioned above, we can do ing if they are presented the wrong way. • Ask yourself: “What is the most have answers about what happened. It
this by speaking to or obtaining reliable important information I have obtained?” should not raise more questions.
sources. We cannot guess or speculate • If Johnny and Timmy are racing
LETTERS Commissioner Al Avitable in his Great Hair
letter to the editor.
FROM PAGE 11 Speaks Louder
Fast forward to 2018. Super- Than Words
the Planning Board and the Parks visor Gilbert, immediately upon
and Recreation Commission. taking o ce, relinquished all
control of Parks and Recreation
In that meeting, there was to the commission—including
discussion on having a master Granite Knolls. He has repeat-
list of priority needs for our edly stated the same feeling
parks so that there could be a that the Parks and Recreation
concentrated e ort when asking Commission is responsible for
builders for public bene t con- the decisions for the parks. It is
tributions when required from an argument that Councilman
their projects. In that meeting, Diana and myself have had with
the commissioners grudgingly him since he took o ce and
admitted that this was a neces- one that he refuses to address in
sary thing and promised to give a public meeting. is shirking
a detailed report at the May 17, of responsibility and lack of
2016. is did not happen, even transparency in addressing it is
after multiple requests, and I feel the true cause of why there is
that it was because the Parks no plan or support for our parks
Commission does not think and our park employees.
that it is the responsibility of
the Town Board to do anything Councilman Ed Lachterman
for the parks, as referenced by
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Santa C. Garay the Tabernacle of Christ Church Elsa D., Elliana, Josiah “Chinito,” be remembered as a social but-
in Peekskill. Her greatest pas- Mila, Alexandria, and Valentina. ter y.
sions in life were “ e ree She will also be lovingly remem- John is survived by his daugh-
Fs”—Faith, Family, and Friends. bered by three brothers, three ter, Margo Dooney, and her -
Her love was genuine and uncon- sisters, numerous aunts/uncles/ ancé, Michael, of Brooklyn; his
ditional. She always had a smile cousins/nieces/nephews, and the longtime friend and caregiver,
on her face and a laugh that could countless friends/family that she Bernadette Dooney; and his sib-
liven up any room. e amount had touched with your warming lings, Barbara Reynolds, Peter
forgiveness in her heart was in- smile, generous heart, and loving Dooney, James Dooney, Gregory
comparable; especially after the soul. She will be truly missed. Dooney and Glenn Dooney.
untimely passing of her only A memorial service was held Calling hours will be held
daughter in 2006, proving yet at the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 12,
again that her faith in the “Lord’s Home, 414 Washington St., at the McHoul Funeral Home,
process” was unmatched. Even to Peekskill, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 Inc., 895 Route 82, Hopewell
the very end she would say, “ is to 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 10. Born in the Bronx on Jan. Junction. Military Honors will
is the Lord’s process; we may not Chapel Service will take place 20, 1956, John was the son of be held at 7:45 p.m.
Santa Cecilia “Ceci” Garay, agree with it or ever know the at 10 a.m. ursday, July 11, at Jo- John and Concetta (Giacone) Please visit John’s Book of
of Yorktown Heights, passed reason behind it, but He has a seph F. Nardone Funeral Home. Dooney. He was raised in York- Memories at mchoulfuneral-
away peacefully in her home on purpose.” Interment will follow at As- town Heights until he moved to home.com.
Wednesday, July 3, after a coura- Ceci was the loving mother sumption Cemetery. Millbrook in 1985. John W. Mowatt
John proudly served our coun-
geous battle against colon cancer. of Ismael “Tito,” Juan “Pablo,” John T. Dooney
She was 51. She was born Dec. Anthony, Elsa (RIP 2006), and try in the United States Navy
9, 1967, in Valhalla, to Juan and Robert; proud stepmother of Jose from 1973 to 1976. He was an John W. Mowatt, of Yorktown
Santa Torres. She is survived by “Richard,” and Edward “Eddie,” John T. Dooney, a resident of insulator for Local No. 91 in Heights, passed away on June 24.
her devoting husband of 20 years, and “Abby”; and adored grand- Wappingers Falls, died on July 7, Tarrytown. John was an animal He was 86. He was born in New
Jose T. Garay. mother “Awies” of Juan Jr. “J.J.,” at home surrounded by his fam- and nature lover. He was a good Rochelle on March 23, 1933, to
Ceci was an active member of Elsa M., Victoria, Isabella “Isa,” ily. He was 63. friend to many and will always John and Lillian Mowatt.
John served honorably for the
United States Army. He was
apart of the Huguenot Lodge
No. 46. John retired from the
New Rochelle Police Depart-
ment after 20 years in 1976 then
went on to work for the Postal
Service for 26 years in New
Rochelle. He is survived by his
devoted wife, Ann M. Mowatt;
loving daughter, Carol Denis
( Joseph); loving stepdaughters:
Patty Moliterno (Carmine) and
Kay Bianco ( Jerry); seven cher-
ished grandchildren: Michael,
Christopher, Matthew, Nicky,
Anthony, Caroline and Gianna;
and his daughter-in-law, Dee
Jaslo. John is predeceased by his
stepson, Joseph Jaslo, and his sis-
ter, Lillian Carroll.
A funeral service was held at
Yorktown Funeral Home. En-
tombment followed at Ferncli
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ST. PATRICK’S CHURCH
Milestone wedding anniversaries celebrated
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celebrating their 25th and 50th wedding anniversaries renewed their vows during a special mass celebrated by Pastor Msgr. Joseph Giandurco, who commented that the 17
registered couples represented a total of 725 years of marriage. Following the mass, family and friends joined the couples at a reception in the parish center.
25th anniversary couples with Msgr. Joseph Giandurco, left: Cheryl 50th anniversary couples with Msgr. Joseph Giandurco, left: Louis and
Boogaard, Kenneth and Audra Brown, Christopher and Pauline Rosa Astorino, Ronald and Catherine Eidshaug, David and Louise Ellis,
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ZACH FILE PHOTO: DEENA BELL
Great grandma Rose
in uences Lerman
Zach Lerman was a starting catcher the last 2 seasons for the
Lakeland baseball squad that won back to back Section 1 Class
A championships this spring.
BY MIKE SABINI
How old were you when you started playing baseball
and what got you started?
I have been playing baseball since I was able to walk
and always had a glove and a ball with me. I started
playing t-ball when I was 4 or 5. Everyone in my family,
including my grandparents, were all baseball fans and we
had season tickets to Shea Stadium since I was 2 months
old. I basically grew up around the game.
What was your favorite thing about being on the Tell us one thing about yourself that not a lot of If you could have one superpower, what would it be
baseball team at Lakeland? people know. and why?
My favorite thing about Lakeland baseball is the One thing that people don’t know about me is that I If I could have one superpower it would be teleportation
friendships I have made with the players and coaches. I have a secret passion for following winter storms. I like to because then I could be anywhere I wanted to be immediately.
always hear from friends at other high schools complain- track snow storms and hope that school will be cancelled.
ing about their coaches and teammates but that doesn’t If you could pick one place to visit on vacation that
happen at Lakeland. ese guys make playing baseball Do you plan on continuing playing baseball in col- you’ve never been to, where would you go and why?
that much more fun. lege? Tell us about where you are going to school and
why you chose it? I would want to vacation to Spain because I took
What was your favorite team activity or pregame or Spanish in high school and I think it would be cool to see
postgame ritual that you share with your teammates? I will be attending Ohio State University in the fall and
What about a personal pregame or postgame ritual? I hope to play club baseball while I am there. From the rsthand what I have been learning about over the years.
My favorite pregame ritual that I shared with my rst time I saw Ohio State I knew it was going to be a What is your favorite food to eat before or after a game?
teammates was the hype circle in the out eld. Even great place for me. I have always been a huge sports fan so My favorite food to eat after a game is an Awesome
though I was never a part of it because I had to warm up going to a big university with big time sports along with Ash from Lakeland Deli.
the pitcher, watching it got me hyped for the game and excellent academics was important to me.
put me in the right mindset to play. e only personal Best place to eat in Yorktown and why?
pregame ritual that I had was that I listened to the same Do you know what you want to study in college? If e best place to eat in Yorktown I would say is Bob’s
music going to every away game. yes, what are you planning on studying and why?
because their burgers are amazing and I like hanging out
What did it mean to you to play on the rst Lakeland I will be majoring in biology in the fall and I plan on there with my teammates.
baseball team to win back to back sectional titles? going to medical school. I would love to one day be an
orthopedist for a sports team. I want a career where I can Facebook,Twitter or Instagram? Why?
It means the world to me that I was able to play on the combine my love of sports while helping others just like Instagram, because I don’t have the other two and I like
rst Lakeland baseball team to ever win back to back sec- my great grandma Rose taught me. watching baseball videos on Instagram.
tion titles. Knowing that my name will forever be a part of
Lakeland history with the years 2018 and ’19 on the banner Who is your favorite professional athlete and pro (or What would you tell a young athlete growing up in the
mean so much. One thing I will say is that it feels extra spe- college) sports team? Lakeland district about the experience of being part of the
cial to win back to back with the groups of guys that I won baseball team and why should they go out for the team?
with. I wouldn’t have wanted to win with a better group of My favorite professional athlete is Christian Yelich and
guys. I will never forget these two seasons and I can’t wait to my favorite sports team is the Milwaukee Brewers. I be- Playing for Lakeland baseball is a once in a lifetime
talk about them with my teammates years from now. came a Brewers fan because I was a Ryan Braun fan and experience and I wouldn’t have traded it for anything else.
on a train in DC I met his parents and had a nice con-
Who has been your biggest role model over the years versation with them, so I stayed a Brewers fan from that e coaches have taught me valuable lessons that I can
and what have you learned from them? point on. I have been to Miller Park before as my family apply both on the eld and also in life. e friendships I
and I went on a road trip to Milwaukee. I have stayed a have made with most of these guys will last a lifetime and
My biggest role model over the years was my great Brewers fan since. I had so much fun with them over these past four years.
grandma Rose. She lived to be 104 years old and I was lucky
enough for her to be alive up to my sophomore year. She What is your favorite music to listen to warming up I encourage young athletes to go out for the team
used to help baby sit me when I was younger and as a result for a game? because you become part of the Lakeland baseball family
I was able to spend a lot of time with her. Whether it was and it makes playing baseball so much fun. e atmo-
hearing her childhood stories or talking about baseball, I My favorite music to listen to warming up for a game is sphere of playing at Lakeland is like nothing else and I
loved every second of it. I wanted to be just like her as she country music. want young athletes to experience what I experienced and
was loving, caring, friendly and gave back to the community. hopefully win more section titles.
She taught me how to be a good person and to help others.
Thursday, July 11, 2019 SPORTS Yorktown News – Page 21
McCrudden leads Lakeland Green to victory
Araneo stands out for Huskers
BY MIKE SABINI everything together and it’s fun.”
CONTRIBUTING WRITER Emma Fon (2G), Samantha Graap (1G) and Mack-
enzie Graap (1G) also scored against Panas.
Lakeland Green jumped out to a 6-0 rst-half lead en Lakeland Green (2-0) defeated visiting Somers 6-2
route to a 10-0 victory against sister school Walter Panas on July 1, led by Fon (3G), Orf (2G), Gabby Al nito
in the 18th Annual Hudson Valley Summer Field Hock- (1G), McCrudden (2A) and Celeste Pagliaroli (8 saves).
ey League’s varsity division on July 3 at Lakeland, where Yorktown’s Addy Araneo recorded 32 saves in the
all league games are held. Huskers’ 1-0 loss to North Salem on July 1 in its HVS-
“I think it’s just working as a team and communication, FHL opener.
coming into the game and having each others’ backs,” Araneo said that she always looks forward to summer
Lakeland Green rising junior forward/mid elder Keirra league and getting back on the eld for Yorktown.
Ettere (2G, 1A) said of her team’s fast start. “I have been working to improve my game and pre-
Leading Lakeland Green to victory was rising senior pare for the season, but it was nice to be back with my
mid elder Jenna McCrudden (4G). teammates, Sam Penneys and Maddy Marr, to create a
“A lot of the goals were o assists so when your team- strong defense,” Araneo said. “I look forward to the sea-
mate sets you up for a good opportunity to get a shot on son ahead.”
goal, it’s not really di cult,” McCrudden said. Hornets I JV (2-0) nipped Mahopac JV 2-1 in the
One of those assists came from Ettere, who aided Mc- JV/Modi ed division on July 3, with the winning goal
Crudden on her rst goal, that put Lakeland Green up 1-0. being scored by Bella Basulto on a corner with no time
“We always try and score early and a lot of times it will remaining in the game.
come o of an assist because we like to nish like that,” Emily Yazzetti (1G) and Maeve Dineen-Herzog (3
McCrudden said. saves) produced for Hornets I JV as well.
What made Lakeland Green’s victory even more im- Hornets II JV (1-0) won 10-1 against Lady Patriots
pressive was that it had to get the ball by very athletic JV on July 3,led by Sara Costa (5G),Jaden Ray (1G,3A), PHOTO: MIKE SABINI
Panas goalie Kate Astrab, who made 20 saves. Ann Lemma (3A), Basulto (2G), Shauna O’Callaghan Lakeland Green’s Jenna McCrudden, left, and Keirra Ettere.
“Honestly, it’s just keeping your head up, seeing where (1G), Al nito (1G) and Dineen-Herzog (2 saves).
your teammates are, and placing the ball in the correct Hudson Valley (1-0) beat Extra Innings 10-3 in the
place,” said Ettere, of getting the ball past Astrab. Open Division on July 3, led by Krista Dietz (4G), Mc- Julianna Cappello (4G), Dana Bozek (2G, 1A), Grace
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Dippolito gets game-winner for unbeaten Yorktown
Lakeland’s Bassani records shutout in return to pitch
BY MIKE SABINI
Yorktown rising junior striker
David Dippolito scored, o
an assist from Claudio Laraia,
late in the second-half, to give
the Huskers a 1-0 boys soccer
victory over Carmel on July 2
at Lakeland in summer-league
“It felt good,” Dippolito said.
“ e rst one, the keeper made a
good save but I was lucky enough
to get the rebound and got it in.”
While Yorktown (4-0-1)
scored just once, it did create
numerous opportunities to score
and may have tallied more than
one goal, had it not been for the James Calidonna ﬁres on toward net.
solid play of Carmel goalkeeper
Joe Gaeleano, who made ve what they were doing and we said. “We were able to make
saves. adjusted our formation to counter quick passes, quick decisions and
“We had time to kind of realize what they were doing,” Dippolito very good chances for our team.”
Working on keeping
possession is what the Huskers
have been trying to do since
preseason started in the summer
league, according to Yorktown
coach Ed Polchinski.
“We are just trying to get a little PHOTOS: DEENA BELL
continuity,a little con dence with David Dippolito battles for control.
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Yorktown girls blank Kennedy Catholic
Lakeland girls stay unbeaten
BY MIKE SABINI two defenders and then I shot it,left where they outscored North Salem
CONTRIBUTING WRITER foot, to the near post,”said Carucci 4-0.
Defensively, Yorktown (2-1) “We really wanted to win and we
Yorktown’s girls soccer squad came through as well, with its knew that we could pick it up and
won 2-0 against Kennedy Catholic goalie Emma Stensrud only need- we are really good together,” said
in summer-league action at Walter ing to make 1 save against Kennedy Lakeland rising sophomore and
Panas on July 1. Catholic. center mid elder Nadia Parisi.“We
Rising freshman mid elder Em- “All of our defenders are very just worked harder.”
ily Ward got the Huskers on the skilled players and we can swing e Hornets’ scoring spree after
scoreboard with a rst-half goal, as- around the back and connect to our halftime started with an unassisted
sisted by Mary McClay. mid elders, which de nitely helps goal by Parisi.
“Well, I had an opportunity to in clearing the ball and then creat- “I was thinking if I get it, shoot
shoot it but then, as my coach says, ing more o ensive plays,” Carucci it hard, with power,” Parisi said. “I
I had to be patient and I passed to said. wanted to score.”
Mary McClay, and then it was a Lakeland (3-0) stayed unbeaten Parisi scored again, with Franc-
give-and-go, so it was more team with a 5-0 victory against North esca Gerbasi assisting, before a goal
involved and then it was just a sim- Salem in the rst game on July 1. by Brijana Mulliqi, with an assist
ple pass to the corner,”Ward said. “We work really well together from Veronica Lage, gave Lakeland
Ward explained how the Husk- because lot of us have been playing a 4-0 lead.
ers were able to have control of the together since we were pretty young Lakeland’s Laura MacDonald
ball most of the game. and we were able to work from the scored the nal goal of the game,
“We’re unsel sh,” Ward said. back and move the ball forward and with Daly recording the assist.
“We look for each other and be- create chances,” said Lakeland ris- Parisi said “it felt really good” to
cause we’ve played together before ing senior Hayley Flanagan, who start summer-league by winning
in segments with di erent teams was all-section last year and will the rst three games. PHOTO: DEENA BELL
we know where each other will be.” play either center-back or sweeper “We want to keep winning and
this fall. Yorktown’s Caitlin Ward goes in for the steal against Kennedy
Rising freshman forward Lucia keep going,”Parisi said. Catholic.
Carucci sealed the Yorktown vic- e Hornets tallied the games’ For Flanagan,the summer league
tory with a goal very late in the con- rst goal when Allie Sabatino, on gives her the chance to start being a my last season,” Flanagan said. “I’m See page 24
test, assisted by McClay. her 17th birthday, scored, with Lin- leader on the team as they prepare trying to make the girls work as for more photos
da Daly assisting. for their fall season. hard as they can because I want to
“Mary McClay had taken it go far and I know they do to, espe-
right down eld and past it down Lakeland dominated posses- “It’s nice but it’s kind of sad
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BOYS SOCCER sister school Walter Panas on June ompson,” Bassani said. “Ryan is Chris Judge
30, which put the Hornets at 1-1- going into his third year on varsity maintains control
FROM PAGE 22 3. and is a very strong player on the
ball and one of the best athletes under pressure.
is amazing right now. We are in “Coming o an injury and I’ve ever seen. Reed is going into
great shape and we are just playing having a shutout against Panas was his second year on varsity and is an PHOTOS: DEENA BELL
together as a unit.” a very big con dence booster for all around solid defender. Both of
me,” Bassani said. “My teammates them have played a major role in
Polchinski said his team could played a very strong game and our defensive success.”
do some damage this fall. made my job easier for me.”
Another important defensive
“I have a good, supporting, Bassani, an All-League honoree player is Nick DeSantis.
senior class coming up and they’ve last fall, said that it was very
been anchoring it,”Polchinski said. important for him to get back in “Nick DeSantis is another key
“I’ve been trying to tell them that time to prepare for the upcoming defensive player who plays the
we have not great talent but we fall season. hammer position for us and is a
have good chemistry and we have very strong and athletic player who
a real good bunch of kids that can “Playing games in the summer can track down balls and ght o
actually put it together this year. helps the team with chemistry and tackles with ease,” Bassani said.
I think we can make a run at the it’s a good transition into the fall
sections this year.” season,” Bassani said. Bassani said that Brannigan,
ompson and Bassani are labeled
Yorktown’s Scott Weitman Bassani said that the team is very the “Triangle of Doom” because of
registered four saves against strong on the defensive side, which their aggressive play.
Carmel. helped him secure the shutout.
Lakeland’s Nick Bassani tallied “We have many players who excel
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Thursday, July 11, 2019 LEGAL NOTICES Yorktown News – Page 27
LEGALS FRATOLILL per 300-13(g) and Appendix A DIANA L. QUAST, TOWN reserves the right to accept that
CLERK proposal which it deems most
FROM PAGE 26 Property Address: 2352 Blue of the Town Zoning Code. is
PUBLIC NOTICE Spruce property is located in a R1-20 TOWN OF YORKTOWN favorable to the interests of the
CERTIFIED MUNICIPAL Town of Yorktown.
Section 37.07, Block 1, Lot 21 zone.
NOTICE IS HEREBY is is an application for REQUEST FOR BIDS CLERK If mailed, sealed proposals
GIVEN that a public hearing a garage addition with a side PURCHASE OF POLICE must be addressed in care of the
will be held by the Zoning yard setback of 28.6’ where a REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Town Clerk at the above address.
Board of Appeals of the Town minimum of 30’ is required and DEPARTMENT TOWN OF YORKTOWN
of Yorktown on Thursday, July a combined side yard setback of UNMARKED VEHICLES DEVELOPMENT OF DIANA L. QUAST, TOWN
25, 2019 at 6:30 P.M. or as soon 70.9’ where a minimum of 80’ is BRANDING CAMPAIGN CLERK
thereafter as is practicable in required as per section 300-21 NOTICE IS HEREBY
TOWN OF YORKTOWN
the Town Board Room, Town and appendix A of the Town GIVEN, that sealed bids will CLERK
Hall, 363 Underhill Avenue, zoning code. Property is located be received by the Town Clerk, NOTICE IS HEREBY
Yorktown Heights, New York in a R1-80 zone. Town of Yorktown, Westchester GIVEN,that sealed proposals will NOTICE OF PUBLIC
as follows: County, NY until 11:00 A.M. be received by the Town Clerk, HEARING
on August 12, 2019 at the Town Town of Yorktown, Westchester
3717 CROMPOND ROAD LLC
ANTINI Property Address: 3717 Hall, 363 Underhill Avenue, County, NY until 11:00 A.M. on NOTICE IS HEREBY
Property Address: 2222 Crompond Rd. Yorktown Heights, N.Y. 10598 August 1, 2019 at the Town Hall, GIVEN, that a public hearing
Crompond Rd. c/o Law Office of Grace & for the Purchase of Police 363 Underhill Avenue, Yorktown will be reconvened by the Town
Section 37.09, Block 1, Lot 68 Grace Department Unmarked Vehicles. Heights, N.Y. 10598 to develop a Board, Town of Yorktown,
is is a special permit use Section 35.08, Block 1, Lot 13 Speci cations and standard branding campaign for the Town Westchester County,New York at
application for the renewal of an Application for a Special Use proposals may be obtained at of Yorktown. 363 Underhill Avenue, Yorktown
accessory apartment. permit to allow the use of an the O ce of the Town Clerk Speci cations and standard Heights, NY 10598 on the 16th
approved parking lot (site plan) at said Town Hall, as well as proposals may be obtained at day of July 2019 at 7:30 PM, or
BELLISSIMO to be used for parking of vehicles on the Town’s website, www. the O ce of the Town Clerk as soon thereafter as the same can
Property Address: 2985 and/or in the alternative for a yorktownny.org, under Bids & at said Town Hall, as well as be heard to consider the request
Navajo St. variance to allow for the accessory RFPs. on the Town’s website, www. of the Yorktown Landmarks
Section 6.18, Block 1, Lot 29 use of the subject property for e proposer assumes the risk yorktownny.org, under Bids & Preservation Committee to
is is an application for a purposes of parking without an of any delay in the mail or in the RFPs. landmark the Albert A. Capellini
renewal of a special use permit active main use. handling of mail by the employees e proposer assumes the risk Community and Cultural Center
for a day care. Required under of the Town of Yorktown. of any delay in the mail or in the for designation as a historical
section 300-53 of the Town MENDOZA Whether sent by mail or means handling of mail by the employees landmark.
Zoning Code. is property is Property Address: 1824 of personal delivery, the proposer of the Town of Yorktown. All persons in interest and
located in an I-1 zone. Hanover St. assumes the responsibility for Whether sent by mail or means citizens may be heard at the
Section 37.19, Block 3, Lot 32 having bids in on the day, time of personal delivery, the proposer public hearing to be held as
FINELLI is is an application for a and place speci ed above. assumes the responsibility for aforesaid.
Property Address: 731 renewal of a special use permit e Town of Yorktown having bids in on the day, time DIANA L. QUAST, TOWN
Locksley Rd. for an accessory apartment. reserves the right to waive any and place speci ed above. CLERK
Section 26.20, Block 1, Lot 58 informalities in the proposals, to e Town of Yorktown TOWN OF YORKTOWN
is is an application for RAHMAN reject any or all proposals and reserves the right to waive any CERTIFIED MUNICIPAL
a proposed addition with a Property Address: 3725 reserves the right to accept that informalities in the proposals, to CLERK
combined side yard setback of Barger St. proposal which it deems most reject any or all proposals and
38.6’ where a minimum of 40’ is Section 16.07, Block 1, Lot 8 favorable to the interests of the NEW YORK NOW PROTECTS THE RIGHTS
required as per section 300-21 is is an application for the Town of Yorktown. OF VICTIMS OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE
and Appendix A of the Town
Zoning Code. is property is construction of a garage, with If mailed, sealed proposals If you were previously a victim of child sexual abuse,
located in a R1-20 zone. a side yard setback of 26’ where must be addressed in care of the The New York Child Victims Act temporarily allows you to revive your claim.
a minimum of 40’ is required as Town Clerk at the above address.
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