Wednesday Dec 18
The Bedford Daily Voice
Hero Dog Nero Laid To Rest In Yorktown, Family Welcomes New Dog Faith
Nero, a 10-year old Newfoundland who played a key role in the rescue of two of Eliseo family members before perishing in a Nov. 24 fire on Wildwood Street along with three other dogs, was laid to rest at St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Church in Shrub Oak.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Shrub Oak Woman Breaks Into Home, Steals Rings, Cash
A 21-year-old Shrub Oak woman is due in court on Tuesday to answer a burglary charge for breaking into a New Road home and stealing two women's rings and cash totally $1,000, Yorktown police said.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Eliseo Family Says Goodbye to Nero, Welcomes New Puppy Faith
Yorktown's Eliseo family, who lost their home and four dogs in a house fire less than a month ago, will have a chance to say goodbye to their pets - including the dog that saved their lives - with a prayer service at a Shrub Oak parish on Saturday, Dec. 14. While the family of five is grieving the loss of their four-legged companions, they had ... (more)
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Don't Miss: Memorial for Nero; Holiday Craft Fair; Santa
There are tons of ways to keep busy around Yorktown and Somers this weekend. Here are the details for several great events.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Journal News
Yorktown family says goodbye to Nero, welcomes Faith
A memorial service this weekend will give the Eliseo family a chance to say goodbye to the dog who helped save their lives.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
20 Yorktown Businesses Pass Underage Drinking Enforcement Detail
Twenty Yorktown establishments have passed an underage drinking enforcement detail after not selling alcohol to undercover, underage agents on Wednesday, Nov. 27, Yorktown Police Chief Daniel McMahon said.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Train Derailment: Victim from Yorktown Suffers Spinal Fractures
Written by Plamena Pesheva A 49-year-old Shrub Oak mother of five is still recovering from the two spinal fractures she suffered during Sunday's Metro-North derailment, several news outlets are reporting.
What to do with kids this weekend in Westchester
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Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Journal News
Metro-North derailment: Yorktown woman among 11 still hospitalized
Fidajete Brucaj was fitted for a back brace Wednesday due to the two spinal fractures she suffered during Sunday's Metro-North derailment.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Tragic Train Derailment; Locally Crafted Kayak; Tough Commute
More details here. 2) Town of Somers officials want residents to know that New York State requires every homeowner who receives Basic STAR to register by Dec. 31, 2013.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
'Keys to Safe Driving' in Yorktown; 8th Candle on Menorah Lighting
"Keys to Safe Driving" Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino has announced that "Keys to Safe Driving" - a series of free programs sponsored by the county's Department of Senior Programs and Services - will take place during Older Driver Safety Week.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
What's Open, Closed in Yorktown and Somers on Thanksgiving
Today, Nov. 28, is Thanksgiving. Like many establishments around town, state and local government offices are closed.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The Journal News
Engagement: Heather Squibb & Frank Healy
The bride-to-be is a Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher with the Clarkstown School District.