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Jamaal Bowman’s lonely island

The Squad member is contending with a flood of cash from pro-Israel groups on behalf of his opponent, Democrat George Latimer. NEW YORK — Rep. Jamaal Bowman is on a political island, and pro-Israel groups want to keep him there. A constellation of super PACs has begun uncorking millions to defeat the Squad member as […]

Hillary Clinton endorses ‘Squad’ member Jamaal Bowman’s challenger, George Latimer

WASHINGTON — Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton endorsed Democratic New York Rep. Jamaal Bowman’s challenger, Westchester County Executive George Latimer, in the increasingly competitive Democratic primary for New York’s 16th congressional district seat. Bowman, a member of “The Squad” made up of progressive congressional Democrats, is already in a vulnerable position after his sharp criticisms […]

Turkish groups looking for influence in New York found a new target: Jamaal Bowman

NEW YORK — Turkish groups tied to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan have been looking to expand their influence in New York. One of their latest targets is Jamaal Bowman, a two-term House incumbent facing a tough reelection campaign north of New York City. Members of the Turkish American Steering Committee — an organization representing the interests of […]

Westchester distributes over $4.1 million from opioid settlement: Where the money went

Westchester County says over $4.1 million dollars have been distributed to drug treatment, prevention and recovery programs across the county to tackle a growing opioid and overdose crisis in the state. County Executive George Latimer said in a news conference Thursday that the funds were a result of a 2019 lawsuit brought by New York […]

MAYOR SPANO, COUNCIL PRESIDENT COLLINS-BELLAMY, ENDORSE LATIMER FOR CONGRESS

Congressional candidate George Latimer, with L-R-County Legislator Jose Alvarado, Mayor Mike Spano, Councilman John Rubbo and Council President Lakisha Collins-Bellamy Democrat George Latimer, Congressional Candidate for the 16th District in New York, was joined on May 22 by Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano, Yonkers City Council President Lakisha Collins-Bellamy, Yonkers City Council Member John Rubbo, and […]

Letter to the Editor: George Latimer is a most worthy candidate

Editor, I am one of independent mind and do not live in the 16th Congressional District.  So, you ask why am I writing? George Latimer is a most worthy candidate who grew up and attended public school in Mount Vernon.  He has devoted 30+ years to building community and making Westchester a better place for everyone to live. He […]

Latimer Signs Bond Act for Merestead Putting Restoration Work in Motion

estoration work will begin at the Westchester County-owned Merestead estate after County Executive George Latimer signed a $1.5 million bond act last Wednesday that had been unanimously approved by the Board of Legislators in late April. Last week’s signing will first allow for the restoration of the farmhouse at the 130-acre property on Byram Lake […]

Stonewall Democrats of NYC endorse George Latimer for Congress

Congressional candidate George Latimer has received an endorsement from the Stonewall Democratic Club of NYC. In five weeks, Latimer will face off against incumbent Jamaal Bowman in the Democratic primary to represent Congressional District 16, which includes White Plains, Rye, Yonkers, and other cities in Westchester County, as well as a portion of the Bronx. […]

Mondaire Jones endorses Westchester County Executive George Latimer over Rep. Jamaal Bowman in Democratic primary. Here’s why

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — Congressman Jamaal Bowman’s former ally Mondaire Jones is now endorsing Westchester County Executive George Latimer in the heated Democratic primary for New York’s 16th Congressional District. “George is the clear choice to represent New York’s 16th Congressional District,” Jones said Tuesday at an endorsement event in Tarrytown. Half the village is in New York’s […]