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53 min ago | The White Plains Daily Voice
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. Three Westchester County school districts will benefit from $340 million in state funds provided to 81 school districts to create full-day pre-kindergarten, thanks to approval by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other lawmakers, reports LoHud .
4 hrs ago | Dark Horizons News
Winona Ryder, Jon Bernthal and Alfred Molina have joined HBO and David Simon's six-hour mini-series "Show Me a Hero" based on Lisa Belkin's non-fiction book.
9 hrs ago | News12.com
The union threw its support behind the law professor at an event held at the Dunwoodie Golf Course in Yonkers.
10 hrs ago | Washington Times
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is getting a hand from someone with a familiar name to raise money for Lou Gehrig's disease.
14 hrs ago | New Rochelle Talk
To promote the important benefits of breastfeeding and to honor mothers who choose to breastfeed their babies, the Westchester County Health Department WIC program held breastfeeding celebrations for clients in its Yonkers, Port Chester and White Plains clinics this week during World Breastfeeding Week.
A traffic advisory has been issued for Getty Square in Yonkers beginning, Tuesday, Aug. 19 through Friday, Aug. 29 for road construction involving the removal of paver blocks.
The New York State Education Department is awarding $9.2 million to 31 districts through the "Teaching is the Core" grant in response to classroom concerns over assessments.
SCARSDALE, N.Y. Motorists are advised there will be nighttime lane and ramp closures on Tuesday night, Aug. 19 on the Bronx River Parkway in the northbound direction from the Sprain Brook Parkway in Yonkers to the Westchester County Center in White Plains.
O'Brien among Senate candidates to appear on Women's Equality Party line Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/VDfqM6 Nine Democrats running for state Senate will file petition signatures to run on the Women's Equality Party line, including Rochester-area Sen. Ted O'Brien.
The groundbreaking drama The Killing of Sister George , which explores sexual identity, power and politics in a changing world, will receive its first New York revival by TACT/The Actors Company Theatre.
Reaction overwhelms Ice Bucket Challenge creator Ice Bucket Challenge creator: 'Not just in Yonkers anymore' Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1oLmsvn Pat Quinn, creator of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, with friend Pat Frates, a former Boston College baseball captain who also has the disease.
JACKSON - A New Jersey man and a New York woman were arrested in separate incidents this weekend after trying to bring heroin into Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson police said.
YONKERS, N.Y. Leading personal finance social network WalletHub has ranked Yonkers in the top ten worst cities for first-time homebuyers.
YONKERS, N.Y. Three new projects in Yonkers were endorsed by the Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council as priority projects during the recent Regional Council Initiative.
A New York paint company will pay $90,000 to settle alleged hazardous-waste violations after a fire investigation revealed over 100 improperly stored, corroded paint drums, federal officials announced.
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