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  1. Yankees announcer Ken Singleton and a farewell tour for classRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Call to the Pen

    ... all the things I did not know then; it is only fair to present his fine work in total now: A native of Mount Vernon, N.Y., just outside the Bronx, Singleton was the Mets' No. 3 overall pick in the 1967 January Draft and went on to play 15 seasons in ...

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  2. George Petty Jr.Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    George William Petty, Jr, 74, passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Mr. Petty was born in Mount Vernon, N.Y., the son of the late George William and Catherine Hamilton Petty.

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  3. LSU basketball picks up commitment from JUCO shooting guard: sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... or power forward for the Tigers next season but is likely to see time just at the 2- and 3-spots. A native of Mount Vernon, New York, Taylor played one season of prep ball at Forest Trail Academy before signing with Panola Junior College in ...

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  4. First Lady Melania Trump Wears Chanel for First State Dinner, While...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... Gallery of Art. And on Monday night the first couples enjoyed a helicopter tour of the grounds surrounding Mount Vernon before touching down at the historic site for a private dinner and low-key visit. Brigitte Macron has been doing what she can to ...

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  5. Ralph Petrillo Approaches Four Decades in Family BusinessRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | PRWeb

    ... for many of the Lincoln Center Buildings back in the 1960s," Petrillo said. Ralph Petrillo, co-owner of Mount Vernon stone company, Petrillo Stone, is approaching his 40th anniversary of his work in the family business, founded by his grandfather in ...

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  6. Vernon Downs to open 2018 racing season with no talk of financial woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    ... to racing, has scheduled 70 race nights (and a few days) through November. See the full schedule. Last summer, Vernon Downs received a cut in its state gaming taxes after principal owner Jeff Gural delayed the opening of the harness season and ...

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  7. Tractor-trailer crash kills transported cows on highway rampRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Evening Sun

    A tractor-trailer loaded with cattle has overturned on the ramp of an upstate New York highway, killing at least four cows. The Broome County Sheriff's Office says the rig carrying 33 cows from Vernon, New York to Pennsylvania overturned around 5:40 a.m. Tuesday on the southbound ramp to Interstate 81 in the town of Chenango.

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  8. Peter J. CarnicellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Giovanni B. and Maria Antonia Carnicella. On Feb. 7, 1948, he married Yolanda Mary Spiridigliozzi at Mount Carmel Church, Mount Vernon, N.Y. Surviving are his loving wife of 70 years, Yolanda; a son, John B. Carnicella of Altoona; two grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Josephine Corbo in Massachusetts.

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  9. Cows die as tractor-trailer overturns on I-81Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... office said four of the 33 cows were confirmed dead as of 1:30 p.m. Reiss, who had been transferring the cattle from Vernon, New York, to Pennsylvania, was issued a traffic ticket for operating at a speed that was not reasonable and prudent for the ...

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  10. Demand For Batteries Is Shrinking, Yet Prices Keep On Going and Going ... UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Slashdot

    At a time when prices are stagnating on everything from toilet paper to diapers, such pricing power for a product that is increasingly obsolete has confounded shoppers [Editor's note: the link may be paywalled] . "As far as the prices go, you don't have a choice," said Samuel Hurly, a contractor from Mount Vernon, N.Y., as he scanned a Home Depot display of AAA batteries to power flashlights he uses on the job.

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  11. I'Ve Noticed this, Too: Demand for Batteries Is Shrinking, Yet...Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2018 | Instapundit

    ... confounded shoppers. "As far as the prices go, you don't have a choice," said Samuel Hurly, a contractor from Mount Vernon, N.Y., as he scanned a Home Depot display of AAA batteries to power flashlights he uses on the job. Batteries ordered online ...

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  12. Stamford police: Tip leads to drug charges for NY womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Garland Yurkovsky, 37, of Mt. Vernon, New York, was charged with being in possession of about three-quarters of a pound of marijuana and carrying an facsimile firearm.

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  13. Tight jacket tips off Stamford cops to gun in females jacketRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Garland Yurkovsky, 37, of Mt. Vernon, New York, was charged with being in possession of about three-quarters of a pound of marijuana and carrying an facsimile firearm.

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  14. NBA Drafts Gamers for Its New NBA 2K LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Black Enterprise

    ... career path. First-round pick Shaka Browne, for instance, plans to quit his job as an Uber driver in Mount Vernon, New York, and to move to Salt Lake City to play for the Utah Jazz affiliate. He, along with the other first-round picks, will earn a ...

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  15. Pulpit power vacuumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... church has been to some degree disengaged," said the Rev. W. Franklyn Richardson of Grace Baptist Church in Mount Vernon, N.Y. "Churches that have social consciousness are pushed by this anniversary into a place of reflecting on how far we have come ...

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  16. Mount Vernon, NY Author Publishes Book of PoetryRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2018 | PR Leap

    ... has also been published in the anthology Great Poems of the Western World Volume II. She currently resides in Mount Vernon, New York. It's about Poetry II: A Collection of Poems is a 118-page paperback with a retail price of $25.00. The ISBN is ...

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  17. Point guard 'Yeah I Compete' selected as Jazz Gaming's first player in NBA 2K League DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Deseret News

    Jazz Gaming selected Shaka Browne from Mount Vernon, New York with the third pick of the NBA 2K League. Browne, a point guard, point guard goes by the player handle "Yeah I Compete."

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  18. Jazz Gaming out to 'Compete' with draft picks in inaugural NBA 2K LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... "I put all the hours in, playing this game for over a decade. I'm just taking it all in right now." A native of Mount Vernon, New York, Browne was a member of GFG eSport s, a Pro-Am NBA 2K organization that specialized in the Xbox console. He'll ...

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  19. River's protectors to be honored at awards dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | The Pike County Courier

    ... Council and the Delaware River Basin Restoration Program. - Citizens Cinthia A. Ibarra and Mary Belezaire of Mt. Vernon, N.Y.; National Park Service Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Park Rangers Kevin Reish and Sean McNeil; and American ...

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  20. Church Leaders Who Propelled Civil Rights Movement Look to Rekindle King's Activist SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... church has been to some degree disengaged," said the Rev. Dr. W. Franklyn Richardson of Grace Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon, N.Y. "Churches that have social consciousness are pushed by this anniversary into a place of reflecting on how far we have ...

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