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Yonkers, New York is located in Westchester County. Zip codes in Yonkers, NY include 10703, 10704, and 10710. The median home price in Yonkers is $220,000 which is roughly $245/per square foot. More Yonkers information.

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3 hrs ago | News12.com

Water main break causes evacuation at Consumer Reports

Hundreds of people were evacuated from the Consumer Reports building in Yonkers this morning after a water main ruptured, sending water gushing everywhere.

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5 hrs ago | News12.com

Broad Street Bridge connecting Yonkers and Mount Vernon reopens

There is good news this morning for drivers in Mount Vernon and Yonkers as work on the Broad Street Bridge is complete.

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10 hrs ago | New Rochelle Talk

Bicycle Sundays Return This September

Bicycle Sundays on the Bronx River Parkway will return this September for four consecutive Sundays, on September 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. During Bicycle Sundays, a portion of the Bronx River Parkway is closed to cars for the exclusive use of bicyclists, joggers, walkers, and those with strollers.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The White Plains Daily Voice

White Plains To Benefit From Full-Day Kindergarten State Aid

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 .

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Dark Horizons News

Ryder, Bernthal, Molina Join HBO's "Hero"

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.

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News12.com

Yonkers Firefighters Union endorses Zephyr Teachout in New York governor race

The union threw its support behind the law professor at an event held at the Dunwoodie Golf Course in Yonkers.

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Washington Times

2 Pat Quinns to raise money for ALS

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is getting a hand from someone with a familiar name to raise money for Lou Gehrig's disease.

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New Rochelle Talk

Westchester County Health Department Promotes Breastfeeding

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.

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The Yonkers Daily Voice

Yonkers Officials, Community Plant Flowers At Garden Opening In Yonkers

Scores of local children, their parents and members of the community attended the ribbon cutting, in addition to state Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Yonkers City Council members Christopher Johnson and Corazon Pineda.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Yonkers Daily Voice

Road Construction, Lane Closures In Getty Square Will Cause Delays

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.

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News12.com

Yonkers City School District receives $200,000 as part of 'Teaching ...

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.

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The Eastchester Daily Voice

Bronx River Parkway Night Closures Tuesday From Yonkers To White Plains

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.

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Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

O'Brien among Senate candidates to appear on Women's Equality Partya

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.

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Playbill

Groundbreaking, "X-Rated" Drama Killing of Sister George Will Receive ...

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.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Kim Zimmer Stars in HELLO, DOLLY! at The Barn Theatre School, Now thru 8/31

For the first time in 25 years, The Barn Theatre presents the Tony Award winning musical, HELLO, DOLLY! Kim Zimmer stars as the beloved matchmaker Dolly Levi in this classic Broadway hit! Based on Thornton Wilder 's 1955 play "The Matchmaker," HELLO, DOLLY! centers around the country's most lovable Matchmaker, Dolly Levi .

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

USA Today

Reaction overwhelms Ice Bucket Challenge creator

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.

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The Jersey Journal

Man, woman accused of trying to bring heroin into Six Flags Great Adventure

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.

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The Yonkers Daily Voice

Yonkers Ranked Low Among Best Cities To Buy Homes

YONKERS, N.Y. Leading personal finance social network WalletHub has ranked Yonkers in the top ten worst cities for first-time homebuyers.

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The Yonkers Daily Voice

Mid-Hudson Council Endorses 3 New Yonkers Projects

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.

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The Washington Post

Ice bucket challenge raises millions for ALS Association

The ice-bucket challenge that became a certified internet thing last week for those residing at the nexus of celebrity and sport stardom as well as for commoners has had the intended effect: It has resulted in "unprecedented" contributions to the ALS Association and putting a modern face on Lou Gehrig's disease.

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