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  1. Pataki's Campaign For President Expected To Begin In New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Samuel Tilden of Yonkers, the 25th governor of New York, won the popular vote but lost in the Electoral College to Rutherford B. Hayes in the 1876 presidential election. GARRISON, N.Y. -- Political pundits ruled George Pataki out as a contender when he challenged Mario Cuomo for governor in 1994.

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  2. 4-Year-Old Yonkers Girl In Critical Condition After Accidentally ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A 4-year-old Yonkers girl is in critical condition after accidentally shooting herself in the face late Monday night, according to officials. The girl injured herself inside her family's Walnut Street apartment just after 10:30 p.m. A relative in the next room heard the shot fired while the girl's mother was outside talking to a friend, according to WABC .

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  3. Picture House Hosts Screening And Discussion On Campus Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Thursday night, The Picture House hosted a screening of "The Hunting Ground," a documentary about the issue of sexual assaults on college campuses with a discussion after the film. According to the documentary, one in five college students has been sexually assaulted.

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  4. Yonkers Police Seek Information On Possible AbductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    The unidentified female in a possible abduction that occurred at South Broadway and Radford Street on Thursday has been located, Yonkers Police said. The female was located safe and unharmed, police said.

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  5. Westchester-Bred Upstart Draws No. 18 Post For Saturday's Kentucky DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Upstart, a thoroughbred who was born and trains at Sunnyfield Farm in Bedford , drew the number 18 post as a mid-level favorite in America's most famous horse race and is headed to the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 2. "Westchester County has a storied history of equestrian sports, and we couldn't be more excited to continue that tradition with one of our very own, Upstart, competing at Churchill Downs this weekend," said County Executive Rob Astorino. "With great leaders like Sunnyfield Farm owner Joanne Nielson, Westchester continues to be a top destination for equestrian activities.

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  6. Couple Killed In Overnight Fire In Yonkers Believed To Be Composer, PianistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    An elderly Yonkers couple believed to be a noted composed and his wife died in a three-alarm fire overnight Thursday at 81 Hillcrest Avenue in Yonkers, according to lohud.com. The two victims were found on the second floor, the Yonkers Fire Department said.

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  7. Bicycle Sundays Start May 3 In White PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. Bicycle Sundays on the Bronx River Parkway will take place again in May, June and September starting Sunday, May 3. Bronx River Parkway Bicycle Sundays run from Westchester County Center in White Plains, south to Scarsdale Road in Yonkers from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 3, 10, 17 and 31; June 7, 14, 21 and 28; and Sept.

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  8. Democrats React To Astorino's State Of Westchester County AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    The ink was barely dry on Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino's 28-page "state of the county address.' ' The second-term Republican from Hawthorne hadn't even delivered his fifth annual speech when eight of 10 Democrats who help comprise a majority of the 17-member Board of Legislators emailed a response Wednesday evening.

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  9. Westchester Celebrates Earth Day With Variety Of EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Earth Day, celebrating its 45th anniversary this year, is upon us -- it's April 22 -- and there are a host of events, neighborhood clean-ups, volunteer projects and family activities taking place during the weekends that bookend it. April 18, Ossining: At Green Ossining's 5th Annual Earth Day Festiva l, you'll learn how to live a more sustainable life, visit artisan vendors, and enjoy food and live music on the Hudson River.

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  10. Business Council Of Westchester Honors Success Of Yonkers' MindsparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    In just over 16-years Yonkers-based Mindspark has blossomed into one of the leading technology companies in the United States with its array of browser and mobile applications and desktop utilities. That's why Mindspark's CEO, Tim Allen, will be honored by The Business Council of Westchester on Tuesday, April 21, at its Hall of Fame Awards at the Glen Island Harbour Club in New Rochelle.

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  11. Single-Family Home Sales Fall 35 Percent In PelhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Westchester County real estate experts found the first quarter provided firm footing for a springboard they expect will be a solid second quarter. Sales of single-family homes fell 1 percent compared to the first quarter in 2014, according to the first quarter report of Houlihan Lawrence.

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  12. County Police Charge Man With DWI After Wrong Way Bronx River Parkway CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Westchester County Police charged a White Plains man with driving while intoxicated on Monday morning after he drove the wrong way on an entrance ramp to the Bronx River Parkway in Yonkers and slammed head-on into another car, according to officials. Hatsuo A. Jefferson, 23, was driving a 1997 Honda Civic on the entrance ramp and hit a woman driving a 2001 Mercedes head-on.

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  13. State Lets Westchester Towns Buy Their Own PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    The state Public Service Commission gave the go-ahead to let towns and cities in the downstate purchase their own power, which impacts the role that utilities have played, according to a report by CapitalNewYork.com. The decision comes after Sustainable Westchester, a group of energy advocates, petitioned to the Public Service Commission to allow residents to implement a Community Choice Aggregation program in the county, the report said.

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  14. Westchester Lawmakers, Commuters Push Cuomo To Increase Transit FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    State and local elected officials, transit users, and transportation advocates urged Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday to increase state funding in the New York State budget to support statewide public transit systems. Advocates are asking the governor to make a new investment of $17.4 million in operating aid for downstate non-Metropolitan Transportation Authority suburban transit systems, $25 million for upstate operating assistance, as well as a capital investment of $100 million for both the suburban downstate and upstate public transportation systems.

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  15. Westchester Film Club Previews 'Deli Man' At Alamo In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    More than 160 years of tradition and culinary stories are part of the new documentary, "Deli Man," being shown at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Thursday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. with a discussion by the director. Along with this spicy rendition of the history of the Jewish delicatessen and the background that reflects the heart of its vital ethnic history, the Alamo will be serving pastrami sandwiches, pickles, egg creams, and matzo ball soup.

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  16. Astorino Announces Incentives To Help Businesses MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    County Executive Rob Astorino announced Friday that Westchester's Industrial Development Agency has approved a series of incentives that will help Flexjet relocate its fractional jet charter operations from Teterboro, N.J., to Westchester County Airport in White Plains. The move will bring an initial 38 high-wage permanent jobs to Westchester and create an additional 55 permanent jobs over the next five years.

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  17. Pelham Firefighters Assist in Mount Vernon BlazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. All are accounted for on Monday after a fire severely damaged a South 12th Avenue home and displaced residents living in a pair of homes. Shortly after 2 p.m. on Monday afternoon, the fire, which is still under investigation, sparked at 13 S. 12th Ave., and also damaged a neighboring home.

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  18. Fatal Valhalla Train Collision Latest Large-Scale Westchester TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    In July 2009, 36-year-old Diane Schuler was driving the wrong way on the Taconic Parkway when she collided with a minivan in Mount Pleasant near Briarcliff. Schuler, her daughter and three nieces were killed in the accident, along with the three people in the minivan, who were from Yonkers and headed to a cookout in Yorktown.

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  19. Median Sale Price Climbs 8 Percent For Pelham Real EstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    Signs point to an encouraging year for real estate in Westchester County in 2015 after a solid fourth quarter throughout the region. Sales activity rose 1.4 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014 compared to 2013 in statistics released by Houlihan Lawrence.

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  20. Slick Driving Conditions Result In Numerous Accidents In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A stretch of the northbound Saw Mill River Parkway was closed in Yonkers following a 7 a.m. accident. The closure is between Mclean Avenue and Rumse Road .

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