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  1. Naked Yonkers Stabber Sentenced For Killing Longtime GirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A Yonkers man is going to spend more than two decades in prison after he was found guilty of killing his girlfriend and roaming the streets naked and covered in blood before being apprehended. On Thursday, acting Westchester County District Attorney James McCarty announced that Nathaniel Grant, 51, has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to a first-degree manslaughter charge for killing his longtime girlfriend last year.

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  2. One Killed, Two Injured In Crash On Central Avenue In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    An 81-year-old Westchester woman was killed Saturday after a two-vehicle crash near a shopping center in the area of 2550 Central Park Ave. in Yonkers. Yonkers Police and Yonkers Fire units extricated the woman, an Ardsley resident who was a passenger in a Ford Focus, shortly after the crash, which occurred around 11 a.m. Emergency responders began CPR on the woman, who was subsequently transported to Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville, where she was pronounced deceased at 11:50 a.m. The Ford Focus was apparently travelling southbound on Central Park Avenue and appears to have been making a left hand turn into a shopping center parking lot when it made contact with the Chevy Tahoe, which was travelling northbound on Central Park Avenue.

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  3. Danny Dentaroli Of County Cycle Helping Kids, Yonkers Police For DecadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    For the past 50 years Danny Dentaroli and his business County Cycle has been a fixture on McLean Avenue in Yonkers. A second-generation bicycle shop owner, the 81-year-old Dentaroli is one of the those people who loves to know what's happening in the neighborhood along with how people are doing, how their families are doing and even how their grandchildren are doing.

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  4. Three Firefighters Injured Following Friday Morning Fire In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Two people are in critical condition and several firefighters were injured battling a fire at a Midland Avenue apartment building in Yonkers. Shortly after 9 a.m. on Friday, Yonkers fire crews responded to a structure fire at 1160 Midland Ave., where two victims required CPR and were hospitalized in critical condition.

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  5. Westchester Man Arrested After Abandoning 'Emaciated' Dog In ApartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A Yonkers dog owner has been arrested on animal cruelty charges after he was evicted and abandoned his puppy to fend for itself in the empty apartment. On Wednesday, the SPCA of Westchester announced that Paul Vega, 35 was arrested following a two-month joint investigation between their Human Law Enforcement Unit and Yonkers Police Officer William Pataky, and charged with animal cruelty for abandoning his Shar Pei-mix dog for an extended period of time.

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  6. Westchester Pro Baseball Prospect Shooters Scheduled For SentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Three of the four men that pleaded guilty for their roles in the shooting death of 23-year-old Yonkers resident and Oakland Athletics baseball prospect Michael Nolan are scheduled to be sentenced in Westchester County Court on Wednesday. On Wednesday, Bronx natives Nashaun Hunter, 18, Tejmitra Singh, 23 and Darren Dawson, 19, are due back in court on Wednesday, after pleading guilty to violent felony charges in relation to the shooting that left Nolan with a bullet in his head outside of a Burger King on Central Park Avenue.

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  7. Bronxville Burglary Suspect Apprehended, Stolen Vehicle SeizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A Bronxville burglary suspect was nabbed by police after he stole a vehicle and a checkbook from New York Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital, according to Bronxville Chief of Police Christopher Satriale. Michael Perrier, 24, was charged with grand larceny and burglary following an investigation into a report filed by hospital security that an unknown man had entered an office at the hospital on Oct. 19 and stole a checkbook from a desk drawer and keys to a 2008 Ford Escape owned by the hospital, police said.

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  8. Yonkers Man Faces Life In Prison For Doyle Park ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A Westchester man is facing life in prison after an attempted armed robbery went wrong and a man was shot dead at Doyle Park in Yonkers earlier this year. On Thursday, acting Westchester County District Attorney James McCarty announced that Yonkers resident Robert Daniels, 27, was arraigned on murder charges for his role in a May shooting that left Joseph Huguet shot and killed.

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  9. 'Creepy Clowns' Arrested Taking Photos Outside Yonkers SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A couple of clowns were arrested in Yonkers after taking suspicious photos that were later planned to be posted to social media with threats against students and staff. At approximately 5:30 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, officers in the fourth precinct observed a "suspicious vehicle" parked outside the front entrance of Saunders Trades and Technical High School.

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  10. 'Crazed Clowns' Arrested Taking Photos Outside Westchester SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A couple of clowns were arrested in Yonkers after taking suspicious photos that were later planned to be posted to social media with threats against students and staff. At approximately 5:30 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, officers in the fourth precinct observed a "suspicious vehicle" parked outside the front entrance of Saunders Trades and Technical High School.

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  11. 'Crazed Clown' Scare Creeps Into Southern WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    The Yonkers School District was on high alert Wednesday after Facebook posts surfaced Tuesday night threatening the well being of students and staff after similar "Crazed Clown" incidents in Mount Vernon, New Rochelle and Port Chester. The concerning national trend made its way to Yonkers on Tuesday after a screenshot was posted of the Casimir Pulaski School on social media with a message from the "Yonkers Clown" saying everyone there was going to die on Wednesday.

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  12. Fast-Moving Fire Destroys Yonkers BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A fast-moving fire destroyed a Yonkers business early Wednesday morning on New Main Street, home to a check cashing business, according to News 12. Fire officials reported flames started on the first floor of the two-story building at 239 New Main St. at 1:45 a.m. The second-floor, housed a bar which had customers at the time of the fire. All were able to escape without injury, said News 12. Some 45 firefighters battled the blaze for 45 minutes before getting the fire under control.

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  13. Westchester Woman Sentenced For Running Over, Killing 'Rival'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A Mount Vernon woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after being found guilty of running down her "rival" in Yonkers with her car and fleeing the scene. On Tuesday, acting Westchester County District Attorney James McCarty announced that Carla Scott, 36, has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after being found guilty of felony charges o manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident earlier this year.

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  14. Anthony Terraciano Named Pelham Athlete Of The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    After a 47-6 win over Yonkers last weekend, junior Anthony Terraciano was named Pelham Memorial High School's Athlete of the Week. In the rout, Terraciano had four rushes for 104 yards as the Pelicans improved to 3-0 for the first time in years.

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  15. Helen Hayes Rehab Success Stories Exemplify DeterminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    It's National Rehabilitation Awareness Week, and Helen Hayes Hospital celebrated the success of its patients with its 116th Honors Assembly on Tuesday, lohud.com reported. The hospital lauded the rehabilitation successes of eight patients in particular, including Yonkers resident Dominic Romano, an above-the-knee amputee who's learned to walk again, according to lohud.com.

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  16. Astorino Pledges Support For Business, Hails Westchester's 'Access'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    While speaking before Westchester's business leaders and executives recently, County Executive Rob Astorino hailed the area's access to talent, transit, schools, parks, capital and forward-thinking development. Astorino's pledge to continue supporting the county's business growth was summarized Tuesday in a statement from his office.

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  17. Rowdy Westchester Hotel Party Leads To ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A rowdy party in a room at the Marriott Courtyard Hotel on White Plains Road in Tarrytown led to the arrest of two people on drugs and weapons charges. Greenburgh police responded to the Marriott Courtyard Hotel at 475 White Plains Road around 1:50 a.m., after receiving a call from the hotel about a large and unruly party in one of the rooms, said Sgt.

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  18. Yonkers Woman Spins, Wins Big On 'Wheel Of Fortune'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A Westchester woman spun and won big this week in her debut on Wednesday night's "Wheel of Fortune." Jade Greene-Grant, a teacher in the Bronx who calls Yonkers home, won $84,000 in prizes and came within letters of a million dollar cash-in after solving three puzzles and making it to the final bonus round.

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  19. Police Investigating Daytime Stabbing That Leaves Victim Dead In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Detectives in Yonkers are asking for the community's assistance as they investigate a midday Monday stabbing that left a man dead. On Monday, the Yonkers Police Department announced that they were investigating a stabbing that took place at 5 S. Broadway on Monday afternoon that resulted in a 49-year-old man's death after he was treated for wounds to his torso.

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  20. Teen Suspect Apprehended In Fatal Hit-Run Crash On Saw Mill In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A Westchester teen has been arrested and charged with a felony in connection to the fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred early Monday morning on a stretch of the northbound Saw Mill River Parkway near McLean Avenue in Yonkers. Junior Silverio-Ventura, 19, of Groshon Avenue in Yonkers has been charged with leaving the scene of a fatal motor vehicle accident, a felony.

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