Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


A city of southeast New York north of New York City on the Hudson River settled by the Dutch in the mid-1600s.


(Placename) a city in SE New York State, near New York City on the Hudson River. Pop: 197 388 (2003 est)


(ˈyɒŋ kərz)

a city in SE New York, on the Hudson, N of New York City. 190,316.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
GDC has owned the site in the Greystone section of Yonkers since the 1970's, a neighborhood where the firm previously built more than 600 rental and condo units.
Yonkers Industries has offices in California, North Carolina and Puerto Rico and nearly 200 experts.
Ritter of Yonkers, NY, and Renee Ritter of Lavergne, TN; her former husband, Henry J.
The synagogue is small; compared to its counterparts in New York City or the wealthier suburbs, Lincoln Park Jewish Center in Yonkers might even be described as run down.
The goal of the Y-Enterprise program is to identify, promote and support the next generation of scalable businesses and enable them to move through the program, from a start-up, to the next stages of development, and perhaps become the next Otis or Kawasaki, which were the backbone of the Yonkers business community.
This new community complements the great work that has already been completed and will ensure that Yonkers remains a destination for years to come.
Generation Yonkers also refers to the many generations -- past, present and future -- that have made Yonkers great.
On November 23, 1988, he married Sandra Tenzer in White Plains, she survives living in Yonkers.
Nassau and Suffolk Counties, along with Rochester, adopted the technology following state legislation approved in 2009 that allowed the expansion of intersection safety programs in the state including in the city of Yonkers.
Today's groundbreaking is a momentous occasion for our company and the City of Yonkers as we begin the transformation of this historic property into an architecturally stunning mixed-use development that acknowledges an illustrious past while embracing an exciting future," said Joseph Simone, president of Simone Development Companies.
14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Yonkers Racing Corporation (the "Corporation") announced today that the Corporation will host a conference call for holders of its Senior Secured Notes and other members of the financial community on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at 11:00 a.
Vivienne is survived by her brother, Eugene LaMance of Newton, NC; her daughter, Cynthia Vlasaty and her husband David Gillen of Northbridge; a son, Barry Vlasaty of Yonkers, NY; her daughter-in-law, Margaret Vlasaty of Ardsley, NY; eight grandchildren : Lorna (Smith) Couture and her husband, Mario of Auburn, NH; Christopher Smith and his wife, Lisa, of Millbury, MA; Karen (Vlasaty) Ashnault and her husband, Richard of Mahopac, NY; Laura (Vlasaty) Coapman and her husband, Russell of Holmes, NY; Eric Vlasaty and his wife, Ashley, of Beacon, NY; Jason Vlasaty and his wife, Melissa of Ardsley, NY; and Taylor and Whitney Vlasaty of Yonkers, NY; nine great-grandchildren: Dannica, Carleigh, Elena, Justine, Hunter, Danee, Brayden, Zachary and Benjamin.