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  1. Police: Greenwich Man, 40, Tries to Eat Printed Breathalyzer Results...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Patch.com

    Greenwich resident Kenneth Desormes, 40, was arrested on driving while intoxicated and related charges early Monday by New York State Police in Port Chester, and he allegedly tried to eat the breathalyzer print out during his booking. On Sunday, November 2, 2014 at approximately 5:30 a.m. State Police stopped a vehicle being driven by Kenneth Desormes, 40, of Greenwich, CT for speeding on Interstate 95. Troopers determined that Desormes was intoxicated and transported him to SP Tarrytown for processing.


  2. White Plains Firefighter Charged with DWI in Crash that Killed Port Chester WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Patch.com

    A 47-year-old Port Chester woman was killed, and her husband seriously injured, in an early morning accident Monday in White Plains where an off-duty firefighter was driving the wrong way, according to a report in The Journal News .


  3. Port Chester Middle School 7th & 8th Grade Band Scares Up the Fun in the Village's Halloween ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Patch.com

    Port Chester Middle School 7th & 8th grade Band performed at the Halloween Parade at Lyon Park this past Tuesday, October 28. Mrs. Linda McDermott, the Band Director, did a great job leading the students at this performance.


  4. Port Chester Middle School Hosts Workshop Oct. 29 to Fight Internet BullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    Port Chester Middle School is hosting an Anti-Bullying Internet workshop on Wednesday October 29 at 7:00 PM in the school auditorium. The workshop is open to all Port Chester residents, and parents are welcome to bring their adolescent children.


  5. Port Chester Man Held in Greenwich Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    A 32-year-old man remains in custody, unable to post the $50,000 bond set on fourth-degree sexual assault and second-degree breach of peace charges. According to Greenwich Police, the suspect surrendered at police headquarters on Oct. 14. Denis Omar Mencia-Acosta, who gave an address of 10 Grace Church St., Port Chester, was charged in connection with an incident on Brookside Drive in Greenwich that was reported shortly after 7 p.m. Sept.


  6. Port Chester Middle School Band Performs at Village's Columbus Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    The 6th, 7th and 8th graders of the Port Chester Middle School Band Association performed at the Port Chester Columbus Day Parade this past Sunday, October 12. The association's next performance will be at the Halloween Parade at Lyon Park on Tuesday, October 28 at 5:30pm .


  7. Ernest Edward Crisp, Former Member of Port Chester's Brooksville Volunteer Fire DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Patch.com

    Ernie Crisp passed away peacefully at Blake Memorial Hospital in Bradenton, Florida, Thursday, October 9, 2014 family at his bedside. He is survived by his Mother, Dorothy Crisp, his children; daughters Lisa Crisp-Martinez and Erica Crisp of Arizona, Loriane Crisp Luberto of Connecticut, and his son Ernest Crisp of New York.


  8. Port Chester High School to Receive Independent EvaluationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    From October 27 to October 30, a team of five independent educators representing the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools will visit Port Chester High School. Their purpose is to evaluate the school against the Association's 12 Standards, and provide feedback on what they learn during their visit and from the extensive self-report prepared by the high school Middle States team.


  9. In Port Chester: Let's Talk About the Sat and ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Patch.com

    Do You Understand The Difference Between the SAT and ACT? Are You Confused About SAT, "The New SAT?", And The ACT? Would You Like To Go Over Sample Problems From Each Test To Better Understand Them? Would You Like Advice On How To INCREASE Your Child's Score? You are invited to an interactive presentation that will discuss the SAT, the "New SAT", and the ACT. During this presentation attendees will be given advice on strategies that will help teens tackle these tests and increase their score! This Free Interactive Group Presentation Will Be Given by: Dr. Gildade Boursiquot, a Former Mathematics Teacher, a Graduate of Williams College and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.


  10. National Weather Service Issues 'Coastal Flooding Statement' for Port Chester, Westchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a "coastal flood statement" for Westchester County and nearby areas until 2 a.m. Tuesday.


  11. Ny a.G.: Elisa's Food & Plus in Port Chester Cited for Alleged Withholding of $35K in WagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    Elisa Parto, owner of Port Chester-based Elisa's Food & Plus, Inc., was arrested Thursday in connection with the alleged failure to pay five former employees a combined $35,000 in wages and overtime, according to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. The four-year-old business employed cooks, cleaners and others and in some cases allegedly had those employees work more than 70 hours per week.


  12. Westchester Jewish Community Services Expands Program Beyond Port ChesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    Westchester Jewish Community Services today announced that it is expanding the Parent-Child Home Program to Mamaroneck, the sixth city in Westchester where children and parents in underserved communities will receive early literacy services to help bridge the educational achievement gap in Westchester and prepare young children for school success at the same level as their more economically advantaged peers. The expansion was made possible by a grant from WJCS' longstanding partner, the national Parent-Child Home Program, which has just received a two-year, $500,000 grant from the Reader's Digest Foundation to help expand its services in Westchester, New York City and Milwaukee.


  13. Should Port Chester Be a Hub for Bus Lines Across the New Bridge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    Next City, a non-profit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities, has published an article in its online newsletter about the new bridge across the Tappan Zee between Nyack and Tarrytown. The development that residents of Nyack, New City, Pearl River and Nanuet fear is rapid population growth in expanding swaths of residential housing, with a resultant burden on property-tax-funded public services.


  14. Port Chester Train Riders: Metro-North to Increase Service to New Haven LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Wednesday that Metro-North off-peak weekday and weekend trains on the New Haven line will run every half-hour for the first time ever. The schedule change will go into effect on Nov. 9. The change has been at least two years in the making.


  15. Medicare Basics at the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    This program on health insurance coverage for older adults demystifies the various parts of Medicare and lays out the costs associated with medical and drug insurance provided by the government and private companies. It is presented by members of Westchester Seniors Out Speaking, a project of the Westchester Library System and the only volunteer group in the County specifically trained to deliver FREE services relating to Medicare coverage.


  16. Port Chester Police Search Leads to Arrest, Seizure of Stolen Handgun and DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    Port Chester Police arrested a 32-year-old Stamford man Wednesday on illegal weapons and drug possession charges after detectives searched a Weber Drive home where the man was staying. Frank Maxwell was charged with "Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 2nd degree Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree , Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, and Criminal Possession of Marihuana 5th degree ," according to Police Chief Richard Conway.


  17. Port Chester Teacher Invited to Service Learning SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    Last year, the Port Chester High School students involved in the One World Youth Club's service learning project "Send a Net; Save a Life" raised $1500 to purchase 300 nets which hopefully helped to protect children from contracting malaria. Now their club advisor, math teacher Diane Windas, has been invited to join the Nothing But Nets Champions Council at the organization's annual Summit in Washington, DC on September 28-29.


  18. It's Always the Right Time for ArchieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Patch.com

    Archie Comics Co-CEO Nancy Silberkleit, the first woman executive of Archie Comics, will discuss collecting as a hobby and display several of her own collectibles. Ms. Silberkleit is an education advocate who believes graphic novels lead to better reading skills in children.


  19. Fall Basketball Signups (Grades 2-8th) Port Chester -CypRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Patch.com

    CYP BASKETBALL A WINNING TRADITION P.O. Box 790, 50 Washington Street, Port Chester, NY 10573 939-4514 cypolm@aol.com Coaches, Brian and Keith Gallagher don't want your child to miss a Fall Season that is destined to be hot! CYP has a new look, and there is a burning energy and excitement to make the 2014-15 Season unforgettable. With Keith now full time, there will be extra practice time, advanced drills, and additional skills sessions aimed at bringing our players to the next level.


  20. Port Chester Company Starts 100-Unit Apartment Building in Norwalk, CTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Patch.com

    Construction of the long-awaited Wall Street Place mixed-use development began this morning with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, state Sen. Bob Duff and a host of state and regional officials attending the start of demolition at the site, which will soon be home to more than 100 new apartments and 16,000 square feet of retail business space. "Supporting the development of affordable and supportive housing is critical to our state's overall economic development needs and is a key component of our success to get Connecticut moving again," Malloy said.


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