The Yonkers Daily Voice
Yonkers Florists Prepare For Spring Holiday Rush
April showers bring May flowers, and florists are preparing for some of the biggest days for flower sales over the next few months.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Daily Racing Form
Yonkers: Blue Chip Matchmaker field set for $371,400 final
Yagonnakissmeornot locked up top honors in the preliminaries for the Blue Chip Matchmaker series on Friday night, scoring her fourth victory of the series for driver Dan Dube at Yonkers Raceway.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Klein says "no political deals" with Senate Democrats
Sen. Jeff Klein, D-Bronx, reiterated today that he no plans to try to rejoin with the Senate Democratic conference.
Albany Times Union
Raise will lift up N.Y.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy just signed into law a measure that will make his state the first to raise its minimum wage to $10.10, the national standard sought by President Barak Obama and Democrats.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Kansas City InfoZine
3.1 Million Smart Phones Stolen in 2013
Yonkers, NY - infoZine - Smart phone theft is on the rise. About 3.1 million Americans were the victims of smart phone theft in 2013, according to Consumer Reports' Annual State of the Net survey.
The Ossining Daily Voice
Shopping Spree In Westchester Leads To Identity Theft, Fraud Conviction
A 26-year-old Newburgh man was convicted of stealing cash and going on a shopping spree in September and October 2012 in Peekskill, Yorktown, Yonkers and White Plains.
The Yonkers Daily Voice
Yonkers Officer Facing Drug Charges Enters Treatment
A city police officer who was arrested after allegedly being caught in the middle of a drug transaction is now in treatment, according to News 12. Stefanik has been a member of the department for three years, working in the Communications Division.
The White Plains Daily Voice
Woman Arrested On Animal Cruelty Charges In Yonkers
A 39-year-old Yonkers woman was arrested on Tuesday, April 15, by the SPCA of Westchester's Law Enforcement Division and charged with three counts of cruelty and three counts of abandonment after allegedly leaving her animals with insufficient water and food, according to a release.
Cops: Yonkers drug kingpin Juan Valdez arrested
After months of investigating, including wiretapping, Juan Valdez was arrested last week at a family member's home in the Bronx that also houses a day care.
The Yorktown Daily Voice
Country House in Yorktown Hosts 'Stories Of Our Lifetime'
More than a dozen senior citizens at The County House in Westchester shared prose and poetry as part of the collective "Stories of Our Lifetime" event in Yorktown.
The Greenburgh Daily Voice
Paving To Shut Ravensdale Road, High Street In Hastings
With winter over -- maybe -- the village will begin repaving roads Monday, April 21, when crews will work on cross-village and pothole-filled Ravensdale Road and High Street.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Borrowing for pension costs soar in N.Y.
Local governments and the state increased borrowing off the state pension fund to pay yearly retirement costs by 22 percent between 2013 and this year, state records show.
Yonkers Police Officer Scott Stefanik, arrested on drug charges, 'in treatment'
A Yonkers police officer arrested on drug charges earlier this month is now in treatment, his attorney revealed in court today.
Fast-casual Chinese food chain Panda Express coming to the Syracuse area
One of the nation's fastest growing restaurant brands plans to open one of its first two stand-alone locations in the state in the Syracuse area.
Easter Bunny gets head start in Yonkers
The children were given a map of the store to help them navigate around, filling their bags with eggs containing prizes of candy, books and toys.
The Dobbs Ferry Daily Voice
Dr. Jillian Elliott Joins Phelps Medical Associates In Sleepy Hollow
Elliott is board certified in internal medicine. She received her medical degree from New York Medical College and completed her residency in internal medicine at Montefiore Medical Center.
The Yonkers Daily Voice
Yonkers Proposed Budget Would Increase Taxes, Close School-Spending Gap
Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano released his proposed budget for 2014-15 late last week, which calls for increases to the property and income taxes, but remains within the state mandated cap on the property tax levy.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Yonkers posts purses for Levy & Matchmaker finals
YONKERS, NY, Tuesday, April 15, 2014-Yonkers Raceway has announced the purses for both of its ongoing series, the George Morton Levy Memorial and Blue Chip Matchmaker.
The Peekskill Daily Voice
Westchester Legislator Says Scrap Sustainable Playland Contract
RYE, N.Y. Progress on the Playland Improvement Plan has stalled as the designated park manager, Sustainable Playland, Inc. , asks for clearer direction from the Westchester County Board of Legislators .