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3 hrs ago | The Harrison Daily Voice
Westchester County general employees and county police are the highest-paid local government employees in the state outside New York City, according to a recent report released by the Empire Center for Public Policy.
8 hrs ago | Fox News
There hadn't been a Jewish service in the Zamosc Synagogue since before the Holocaust, until earlier this month when a 13-year-old New York boy came to the city his grandfather fled in 1935 to celebrate his Bar Mitzvah - and honor the struggle of his family.
11 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
The state Department of Environmental Conservation says it offered the summer shutdown as an alternative because plant owner Entergy Nuclear has balked at the idea of building cooling towers.
14 hrs ago | The Greenburgh Daily Voice
Motorists are advised that ongoing bridge work will close the northbound Bronx River Parkway starting on Friday, July 25 and continuing weekdays through Friday, Aug. 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. from the Sprain Brook Parkway in Yonkers to the Westchester County Center in White Plains.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. Three Democratic members of the Westchester County Board of Legislators have requested an audit of the county Board of Ethics.
One person was killed Thursday night in an accident on northbound Route 9A in Croton-on-Hudson, Croton police confirmed.
A Westchester County woman who shepherded her young son to forensic psychologists in what a court said was a concerted effort to undermine his relationship with his father, and paid a former soap opera actress $57,000 to prep her for a "role" as a witness, has been stripped of custody.
Ivan Santiago, 35, of Port Chester was arrested Thursday on felony narcotic charges following an "ongoing drug investigation," according to Police Chief Richard Conway.
The highest achieving and most dedicated middle school and high school students in the New Rochelle public schools were kept in the dark about a program launched by Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino to reward students with exceptionally high grades or attendance records.
Robert Durst, the real-estate heir accused of urinating on a Texas CVS cash register and candy rack when he was picking up a prescription, is one of the strangest cases of a rich man gone off the rails.
RYE BROOK, N.Y. Nine-year-old Ashley Doonan spends her summer days working on reading and writing at Ward Summer Learning Camp in Port Chester.
An Entergy official told the state Department of Environmental Conservation Tuesday that a proposal to shutdown Indian Point in spring and summer months is a "terrible idea."
Andrew Falk, D, I, WF-Patterson, has been endorsed by the Independence Party, inviting and authorizing his Assembly candidacy on the Independence line.
Political foes of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called Wednesday for prompt criminal investigation of his administration following a news report that his office thwarted attempts by his own special corruption commission to investigate groups with ties to him.
Westchester County Executive and gubernatorial GOP candidate Rob Astorino issued a pointed response on Tuesday to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's comment that Astorino's campaign was a lost cause, according to politico.com.
Heat and humidity will persist throughout Westchester County on Wednesday and bring the threat of heavy rain and thunderstorms to the area, according to the National Weather Service.
The unincorporated portion of the Town of Ossining hired Westchester County four years ago to provide police services after disbanding its own very expensive police force.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 06:54 pm
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