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Mount Vernon, New York is located in Westchester County. Zip codes in Mount Vernon, NY include 10551, 10550, and 10552. The median home price in Mount Vernon is $204,900 which is roughly $208/per square foot. More Mount Vernon information.

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7 hrs ago | The Port Chester Daily Voice

Missing Autistic Mount Vernon Boy Found After Caught Shoplifting, Cops Say

The autistic Mount Vernon teenager that went missing nearly two weeks ago has been recovered by police in East Harlem after he was caught trying to shoplift goods at Target on Monday.

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Taylor Swift - Shake It Off

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

18 hrs ago | Historic Pelham

Why Is Boulevard in the Village of Pelham Closed Each Night?

As Historian of the Town of Pelham, I have been asked on many occasions and in many different ways variations of the following.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Historic Pelham

Plane Crash in Pelham in 1931

Pelham was enjoying the first day of summer in 1931. Indeed, it was a lovely day and a fine start to the summer.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

GhanaWeb

A Sister City Welcomes a Ghanaian Cultural Event

Mount Vernon, NY has a population of 67,000 and is strategically located just north of New York City via the Bronx.

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The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Mount Vernon Fire Destroying 4 Businesses Tops News Last Week

A Mount Vernon fire that originated in a Caribbean eatery eventually destroyed three other businesses on West First Street, News 12 Westchester reported.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Man Crashes Into House After Being Shot While Driving In Mount Vernon

A man crashed into a home on West Third Street in Mount Vernon after losing control of his vehicle after being shot while driving late Friday night, according to News 12 Westchester .

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Mount Vernon Man Charged With Driving While Impaired

New York State Police have charged a Mount Vernon man with possession of a controlled substance and driving while ability impaired, officials said.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Flash Flood Watch Issued For Mount Vernon

A flash flood watch, issued by the National Weather Service, is in effect for Westchester County beginning late Tuesday night through Wednesday afternoon.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

News12.com

Cooking oil dumped in Hutchinson River in Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon's Department of Public Works and the state Department of Environmental Conservation have confirmed cooking oil was dumped into part of the Hutchinson River.

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Commonweal

House Museums and the Pressures of Preserving the Past

The weekend "Ideas" section of the Boston Globe featured an article by Ruth Graham titled "The Great Historic House Museum Debate," with a subtitle that asked, "Do we have too many?" Graham touches on a lot of vexing questions about historic properties and how best to preserve and utilize them.

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The Peekskill Daily Voice

Founding Group Submits Proposal For Charter School Of Peekskill

Founding Group will once again submit a proposal to the New York State Education Department for approval of the proposed Guardian Academy Charter School of Peekskill.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

News12.com

Search for Jonathan Bryant, missing teen with autism from Mount Vernon, expands to the Bronx

Jonathan Bryant, 15, was last seen on Thursday afternoon on Vernon Avenue in Mount Vernon.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Jersey Journal

New York man killed in Jersey City was father of 9, survived throat cancer

The devastated family of the man shot to death in his car in Jersey City Tuesday were shocked to hear of his violent death -- made all the more senseless after he beat throat cancer several years ago.

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The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Westchester Legislators Agree To Fund Two Mount Vernon Youth Programs

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. The Westchester County Board of Legislators recently authorized the county to participate in inter-municipal agreements with the City of Mount Vernon to fund two programs for at-risk youth.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

The New Rochelle Daily Voice

In New Rochelle, Reaction Mixed To U.S. Airstrikes In Iraq

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. With United States warplanes launching a second wave of airstrikes in northern Iraq on Friday, New Rochelle residents expressed exasperation that national leaders are once again middling with affairs in the Middle East.

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Inside Self-Storage

Value Store It Self Storage Converts, Restores Historic Landmark in Mount Vernon, NY

Value Store It Inc., which operates 12 properties on the East Coast under the Value Store It Self Storage brand, celebrated the grand opening of its facility in Mount Vernon, N.Y., on July 17. The company converted a 108-year-old landmark at 320 Washington St. that has a long history in the community, having served as a manufacturing plant for ... (more)

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GhanaWeb

NCOGA Redefines Ghana Picnic

New York Ghanaian Council Re-defines Annual Picnic The annual summer family picnic organized by the National Council of Ghanaian Associations in New York is about to receive a much needed priming, one that will see it transformed from a mere eating and drinking jamboree into a more meaningful annual engagement to the mutual benefit of Ghana and the ... (more)

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News12.com

Union President Ernie Richardson: Mount Vernon blaze highlights understaffing

A fire that ripped through a two-story house has once again ignited charges that the Mount Vernon Fire Department is understaffed.

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Historic Pelham

1894 Pelham School Budget Vote: Stage Coach Authorized To Transport...

One of the more interesting issues addressed in the meeting was the need to send more advanced pupils who were attending the tiny Prospect Hill School to the larger schoolhouse in Pelhamville for a better education.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

News12.com

Construction continues on Broad Street Bridge in Mount Vernon

Construction continues along the Broad Street Bridge in Mount Vernon, but many say they have been negatively impacted by the noise and traffic.

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