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  1. Next 'Drink & Draw' In Mamaroneck, Where Artists Sketch While SocializingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Drink and Draw, an innovative evening out that offers artists a chance to practice sketching a professional model while socializing, has gained a steady following along Westchester's Long Island Sound shore area, thanks to the New Rochelle Arts Collective. "'Drink and Draw; helps me out in more ways than one," said artist David Fragoso of New Rochelle, who frequents the events.

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  2. Tractor-Trailer Hits Wires, Closes Road In Greenburgh Near Rush HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Prospect Avenue between Fair Street and Gibson Avenue in the White Plains section of Greenburgh was closed on Tuesday afternoon due to an accident involving a tractor-trailer, police said. Greenburgh Police Capt.

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  3. White Plains Native No. 5 On Forbes' List Of World's Top BillionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    The 32-year-old Zuckerberg, a White Plains native who grew up in Dobbs Ferry and attended Ardsley High School, ranks No. 5 in the world with a net worth of $56 billion.

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  4. Blizzard Watch Issued For Monster Storm Headed Toward White PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A day after the start of Daylight Saving Time and just a week from the first day of spring, the most significant snowstorm of the winter of 2016-17 is expected to barrel into the Hudson Valley Monday night. The major Nor'easter, expected to arrive overnight Monday into Tuesday, will bring with it heavy snow and gusty winds that could lead to power outages.

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  5. Snow Way: White Plains Plows Ahead With 20th Annual St. Patrick's ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    The parade will kick off at noon on March 11 with Grand Marshal, Kevin J. Keane and his aides: Patricia Murray Dadario, Mary Ellen Dervin, Maryfaith Phelps Fortunate, Lt. William Blaine, Sean Casey Egan and Robert Alan O'Toole.

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  6. 'Say No To FASNY' Coalition Formed To Fight White Plains School DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Opponents of the proposed French American School of New York have significantly increased their efforts against the project with the formation of Say NO to FASNY, a growing coalition of area civic associations that currently represents more than 2,000 homeowners throughout White Plains. As part of the opposition effort, the coalition recently launched a new petition drive, website and social media campaign to further spread the word regarding the extensive and far-reaching negative impacts the project would create.

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  7. Speeding Stop Leads To DWI Arrest In Scarsdale, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A Yonkers man was arrested over the weekend, when it was determined he was driving drunk being stopped by police for speeding in Scarsdale. Shortly after 3:30 a.m. on Sunday, March 5, patrol officers conducting radar enforcement on Post Road spotted an Acura, driven by 38-year-old Felix Bisono, traveling 63 mph - well above the posted speed limit - prompting police to conduct a traffic stop.

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  8. White Plains Man Charged With Assault, Robbery In GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A White Plains man was charged with assault and robbery after police said he hit his girlfriend and stole her purse in Greenwich, according to Greenwich Time. A woman told police that her boyfriend, 52-year-old Christopher Brennan, had hit her on the head and forcibly taken her purse after an argument about money, according to Greenwich Time.

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  9. Faust Harrison Pianos Among Westchester's Outstanding Family BusinessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Sarah Faust, president of Faust Harrison Pianos, was recognized Tuesday as the owner of one of Westchester County's most outstanding family-owned businesses at an awards ceremony in White Plains. The White Plains company, nominated for the award by the Westchester Conservatory of Music, has been restoring and rebuilding "golden era" Steinway pianos for nearly 40 years, when Sarah started the business as a sideline to her career as a concert pianist.

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  10. Peter Iasillo, Jr., 63, White Plains Native, Actor, Theater DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Born in White Plains on March 27, 1953, he was the only son of the former Village of Port Chester Mayor Peter Iasillo Sr. and Gloria Iasillo. He was married to Robin Souter of North White Plains.

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  11. Westchester County Center Vendor Gets Ocean Grill Contract At Rye Town ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A new restaurant called Ocean Grill operated by Homestyle Catering will replace Seaside Johnnies this summer at Rye Town Park, officials announced Thursday. The popular caterers already operate food and beverage concessions at golf courses and other public attractions in Putnam County, Rockland County, White Plains and Yonkers.

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  12. White Plains Middle School Students Raise Over $2,000 At Milk Carton DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Students in Team 8D at Highlands Middle School in White Plains participated in their Third annual Milk Carton Fundraiser this year. The students raised more than $2,000 for their selected foundation, Candlelighters NYC, an organization dedicated to helping families get through the difficult times when a child is diagnosed with and being treated for cancer.

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  13. DryBar Blows Into White PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Ladies, it time to celebrate and toss those blow dryers in the drawer, Drybar has arrived in White Plains to save the hairstyles of women across the area. For those not in the know, Drybar is a uber popular salon blowing up across the nation where the employees do only one thing -- offer fabulous blow-outs.

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  14. White Plains-Greenburgh NAACP President Receives LWV Civic Engagement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    The League of Women Voters of White Plains will present its Civic Engagement Award to Lena Anderson, Esq., president of the White Plains/ Greenburgh NAACP, at the League's Annual Winter Party on Sunday, March 5, at the home of Janice Abbott and Richard Bernstein in White Plains. Anderson's work with the NAACP has been her calling as she follows the work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. focusing on voter registration and voter education.

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  15. Kevin Keane, Stepinac Trustee, Named Grand Marshal Of St. Patrick's ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    White Plains resident Kevin J. Keane -- chairman of Stepinac High School's Board of Trustees, distinguished alumnus and prominent business leader -- was recently named the Grand Marshal of the 20th Annual White Plains St. Patrick's Day Parade, which will be held at noon on Saturday, March 11. The honor of leading one of the area's most popular parades celebrating the contributions of the Irish people to history and culture was bestowed on Keane at a recent installation ceremony held at Vintage Restaurant in White Plains. Members of the White Plains St. Patrick's Day Committee and special guests gathered for the festive occasion, which began with an invocation by Stepinac President Rev.

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  16. 'Dissent Is Patriotic:' Activists Support Immigrants At White Plains RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Shouting, "This is what democracy looks like!" and carrying signs proclaiming "Dissent is patriotic," some 50 demonstrators protested President Trump's executive order on immigration Monday during a lunch-hour rally in downtown White Plains. The rally, at the fountain in Renaissance Plaza was organized by Social Justice Mondays, a coalition of groups that plans to hold demonstrations at the site every week to highlight a different social justice movement.

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  17. The Westchester In White Plains Hires New General ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    The Westchester in White Plains, one of Westchester County's premier shopping destinations, has named Steven Sayers as its new general manager to oversee operations. Sayers comes to Westchester from Brea, Calif., where he was general manager of the Brea Mall, a super-regional shopping center in Orange County, Calif., that recently completed a multimillion-dollar renovation.

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  18. White Plains Teen Accused Of Stealing Packages Busted In Rye BrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Two of the three teenagers that were accused of stealing packages from a home in Scarsdale earlier this month have been arrested again by police in Rye Brook on similar charges. At approximately 6 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 10, patrol officers in Scarsdale reported that they observed a teenager - who was later identified as 19-year-old Orange County resident Sebastian Garcia - running down the driveway of a Montrose Road home with a package - taken from the from the front of the property - and entering a gray four-door sedan parked out front.

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  19. College Scholarship Deadline Nears For White Plains High School SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    White Plains Mayor Tom Roach presented Brian and Jackie Rayo with "Youth of the Year" awards in 2015. White Plains-area seniors are eligible to apply for college scholarships worth $1,500 to $10,000 offered by owners of The Westchester mall.

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  20. Some Neighbors Of FASNY School Project Happy About Court Ruling Against FoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    For years, neighbors of proposed construction of a new French-American School on a golf course in White Plains were vocal opponents of the project. White Plains Neighbors ACT released the following statement on Friday, reacting to an Appellate Court ruling in favor of the French-American School of New York : "On behalf of the thousand plus members of White Plains Neighbors ACT, we are thrilled by the City's and FASNY's victory against the Gedney Association in Appellate Court Wednesday."

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