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  1. Mike VaccaroTV mainstays give New York hoops fans reason to listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 19 | New York Post

    The harsh truths about professional basketball at this time in this city are stark. Sometimes, it's hard not to divert your eyes from the spontaneous slapstick on either side of the East River, clowns to the left of it, jokers to the right, a continual assault on the eyes.

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  2. Golfer sued for throwing golf club, hitting woman in the headRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2018 | New York Post

    In a lawsuit seemingly ripped from the script of "Caddyshack" a Manhattan man having a bad day on the links in Westchester threw his club at the ninth hole - and hit another golfer in the head. Now Mary Touhey, 55, a Yonkers gym teacher, is suing Daniel J. Schapiro, 33, over the alleged September 2017 incident at Dunwoodie Golf Course that left her with a broken nose.

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  3. Steve CuozzoRose Associates names first female CEO in 90-year historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | New York Post

    Rose Associates, the venerable family-owned New York City residential development and management company, has a new strategic direction - and a new leader. Amy Rose, who previously shared the title of co-president with her cousin Adam Rose, has been named the first female chief executive in the firm's 90-year history.

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  4. I smoke weed to survive my high-stress jobRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | New York Post

    With New York's decriminalization of marijuana and the rise of near-odorless vaping - according to the Blinc Group, a cannabis-industry advocate, there are more than 6,000 purveyors in the five boroughs, selling vaping products - perhaps it's no wonder smoking weed on the job seems to be on the rise. Even in the boss' office.

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  5. Some sicko is posting 'seeking personal cheerleader' fliers outside high schoolRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 | New York Post

    Several disturbing fliers seeking a personal "cheerleader" have turned up outside a Westchester high school, leaving students and their parents fearing that a pedophile is behind them, according to a report. The fliers, posted on light poles near Roosevelt High School in Yonkers last week, say "Cheerleader Wanted," CBS New York reported .

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  6. Dramatic video shows Yonkers police running into storm of bulletsRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | New York Post

    Newly-released video shows Yonkers police officers running into a hail of bullets, then moments later carrying away a fellow officer who was shot in the jaw . In dramatic video posted by NBC News 4 , several squad cars with lights flashing Monday night pull into a neighborhood where officers were investigating a suspicious parked vehicle.

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  7. Cop shot in face expected to make full recoveryRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | New York Post

    The "gutsy" police officer shot in the face in Westchester County on Monday is expected to fully recover and is already sitting up in her hospital bed, laughing and talking, relieved officials said Tuesday at a press conference. Officer Kayla Maher, 26, a two-year veteran of the Yonkers Police Department whose mother is a retired NYPD officer, was hit in the jaw by a blast from a Glock near the corner of Rumsey Road and Park Hill Avenue Monday night.

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  8. Yonkers cop shot in the face during routine traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | New York Post

    A female Yonkers police officer was shot in the face on Monday night, following what appeared to be a routine traffic stop, law enforcement sources said. The officer, from the 3rd Precinct of the Yonkers Police Department, was grazed in the chin from a blast from an AK-47, sources said.

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  9. Vandals behead Christopher Columbus statue in WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | New York Post

    Vandals have reportedly beheaded a statue of Christopher Columbus in Yonkers amid a controversy surrounding a larger Columbus monument in Manhattan. The 2-foot plaster statue in Yonkers' Columbus Memorial Park was clobbered by an unknown instrument - knocking it off its pedestal, splitting it in two, and leaving it lying on the ground, according to News 12. Police discovered the replica of Columbus' face Tuesday at the foot of the pedestal.

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  10. Rabbi claims he was vilified for welcoming non-white membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | New York Post

    A Westchester rabbi who sought to diversify his synagogue was panned by its "racist" board members for turning the congregation "Spanish and Black," according to a federal discrimination complaint. Rabbi Rigoberto Emmanuel ViA as, a Sephardic Jew who trained as an Orthodox rabbi, claims the board at Lincoln Park Jewish Center in Yonkers has a "long history" of discriminatory practices against "non-Whites."

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  11. Big Ben won't ring again until 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | New York Post

    After more than 150 years as Britain's most famous timekeeper, London's Big Ben bell fell silent Monday for four years of repair work that will keep it quiet on all but a few special occasions. The giant bell atop Parliament's clock tower sent a dozen deep bongs into a gray sky at noon, marking the hour as it has done almost continuously since 1859.

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  12. Missing autistic teen found unharmed in Midtown barRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2017 | New York Post

    An autistic teen reported missing in Yonkers Saturday was found unharmed several hours later - after helicopters and K9 units searched for him - when he was spotted in a Manhattan bar on karaoke night. Mel Harris, 15, was discovered around 11:30 p.m. after he walked into the Mean Fiddler in Midtown - 16 miles from where he was last seen - during the pub's karaoke night.

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  13. The story of a NY Post legend and the serial killer that needed himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | New York Post

    There, Robert Violante and Stacy Moskowitz, both 20, were out on their first date after meeting a few days earlier at "Gong Show Night" at Beefsteak Charlie's in Sheepshead Bay. The couple had taken in a movie and driven to Shore Parkway.

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  14. Jennifer Gould KeilLin-Manuel Miranda's tailor is also Yonkers real estate mogul 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | New York Post

    "Hamilton" creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda gave a red carpet Oscar shout-out earlier this year to San Marko Formals in Yonkers, where he got his tux for both the Academy Awards and his senior prom. Now, we can share that the store's managing partner, Gino Forchetti, is also a developer who has built three new-construction homes on the site of a former tennis club in Yonkers.

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  15. My 12 different identities as an undercover FBI agent 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | New York Post

    As an FBI undercover agent, Ruskin maintained about 12 different identities, routinely juggling three at a time. Double- and triple- lives unfold in his memoir "The Pretender" .

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  16. Nets guard has special bond with children of jailed parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | New York Post

    For many NBA players, speaking at charities is perfunctory. But for Sean Kilpatrick, talking to the Children of Promise was personal.

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  17. Mardi Gras parade crash victim thought he would die 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | New York Post

    Yonkers resident Mario Bassante was hit by a truck driver while at Mardi Gras in New Orleans this past February with his wife Amy. Mario Basantes will never forget waking up on the ground, unsure of where he was.

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  18. Mobsters plead guilty as part of massive deal with the feds 0:0Read the original story

    May 5, 2017 | New York Post

    Mobsters nicknamed "Tugboat" and "Tony the Wig" pleaded guilty on Friday as part of a massive deal with the feds that will have dozens of accused Mafiosi copping pleas in the coming weeks. Anthony "Tony the Wig" Vazzano and John "Tugboat" Tognino, both Genovese family associates, pleaded guilty Friday to running illegal gambling operations , including the Yonkers Club in the Bronx, which held illegal poker tournaments, dice tournaments and took bets on horse races.

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