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  1. 71 Tickets Issued In New Westchester Police Traffic Enforcement DetailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Dozens of tickets were dished out by Yonkers police officers and New York State Police troopers during a special speeding detail on the city's parkways. The Yonkers Police Department teamed with New York State Police to dish out dozens of tickets during a special enforcement detail in the city.

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  2. Open Road, Cashless Tolls Will Soon Be Complete For All Area ThruwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Officials in New York announced on Tuesday that cashless tolling will begin on the Thruway Authority's remaining fixed toll barriers in the lower Hudson Valley by the end of the year, in an effort to improve traffic flow and limit gridlock throughout the state. "New York is rebuilding and reimagining our state's infrastructure and ushering a new era of toll collection that will save time and reduce congestion on our roadways," New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.

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  3. County Lawmakers Move One Step Closer To Approving Red Light CamerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    At a special meeting on Monday, June 11, the county Board of Legislators, by a 16-0 vote, approved a measure asking New York state to give the county permission to consider passing a local law to allow red light cameras at county intersections. "The measure was passed in order to get it into the hands of state legislators quickly, because the state legislative session is ending," said county Board Chairman Ben Boykin, D-Harrison, Scarsdale, White Plains.

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  4. Police Pursue New Lead In Fatal Crash On Taconic State ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    State police are asking for help locating a car that may have been racing a motorcycle on the Taconic State Parkway in Westchester County that ended with a fatal crash in late April. Scott V. McMahon, 27, of Yonkers, died in the crash around 7 p.m. April 28 near Exit 8 in the town of New Castle, said Trooper AJ Hicks.

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  5. Mail Stolen From Lobby Of Post Office In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Thieves targeting the United States Postal Service mailboxes on streets in Westchester are becoming bolder, this time targeting a post office itself. In a statement, the Bronxville Police Department reported that it is investigating a series of mail thefts in the village, including items that were deposited in the mail slot at the lobby of the post office on Pondfield Road.

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  6. Two Inmates Indicted For Violent Attack On Westchester Corrections OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Two inmates at the Westchester County Jail are facing new charges after hospitalizing a corrections officer last month who still has been unable to return to work. Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced the indictment and arraignment of Mount Vernon resident Ishmael Ben Reuben and Yonkers resident Carlos Yarborough, who allegedly beat an officer while he was on duty on April 27. According to the indictment, at approximately 9:40 p.m. on the day of the incident, as inmates were being directed to their cells for the evening, Ben Reuben and Yarborough lingered in the jail's hallway between the Day Room and their cell block before becoming verbally threatening toward the officer.

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  7. Sex Offender Makes Move Into White Plains From Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert on Thursday to Westchester residents regarding the residency of 44-year-old Maurice Yarborough, who has moved from an apartment on South Second Avenue in Mount Vernon to a residence in White Plains.. The Division of Criminal Justice Services has assigned Yarborough as a Level 3 threat, which means he is a "high-risk repeat offender and possible threat to public safety."

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  8. Former Westchester Doctor Charged With Stealing $500K From WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A 69-year-old former physician has been charged with grand larceny for stealing more than $500,000 from a 97-year-old woman, according to Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. Peter Corines of Eastchester was charged Tuesday following an investigation into the theft which took place during a two-week period in November 2017, the DA's office said. The felony complaint against Corines says that the former doctor stole from Bernice Judd Porter of Yonkers by falsely claiming to be her power of attorney or pretending to be her on the phone or online with numerous financial institutions where the victim had accounts, the DA's office said.

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  9. 54 Ticketed In Targeted Distracted Driving Detail In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Dozens of motorists were busted by New York State Police troopers on Tuesday during a special distracted driving enforcement operation on the Sprain Brook Parkway in Westchester County. State and local law enforcement agencies have been running enforcement details for months, including several for distracted drivers on major county roadways.

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  10. Former Swim Instructor Busted With Child Porn Reports Move To White PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A former swim instructor at the JCC of Mid-Westchester who was busted with child pornography and registered as a sex offender has reported an address change. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to Westchester residents regarding the residency of 37-year-old Rhony Sanchez, who has moved from Elmsford to a residence on Central Avenue in White Plains.

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  11. Westchester Singer Puts Life Experiences To MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Now, Bianca MuA iz is taking those experiences and putting them to music: The Sleepy Hollow resident -- and two-time cancer survivor -- has her first full-length album, "For You" set to debut in summer, 2018. It's dedicated to her longtime friend, Miles Applebaum, who she met at Lagond Music School in Elmsford when they were 15-years-old, and who passed away in 2014.

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  12. Latimer's Vacant Senate Seat: What's Next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    With George Latimer being sworn in as Westchester County Executive, he resigned his senate seat, which represents the 37th district. Five Democrats have announced their candidacy: Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano, Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer, West Harrison resident Mark Jaffe, teacher Kat Brezler and Bedford Supervisor Chris Burdick.

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  13. Swim Instructor Busted With Child Porn Reports Move To ElmsfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A former swim instructor at the JCC of Mid-Westchester who was busted with child pornography and registered as a sex offender has reported an address change. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to Westchester residents regarding the residency of 37-year-old Rhony Sanchez, who has moved to a residence on West Main Street in Elmsford.

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  14. Construction Complete Of Westchester Luxury Apartment DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Developers of a 55-unit luxury apartment complex were joined by Yonkers officials on Wednesday to celebrate the completion of construction at 1177@Greystone. City officials and members of Ginsburg Development Companies celebrated a "topping off" ceremony, marking the completion of the final floor and roof of the Warburton Avenue building, complete with the raising of an American Flag atop the three-story building.

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  15. Seen Her? 'Emotionally Disturbed' Westchester Woman, 24, Reported MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Police are seeking the public's assistance as they search for a 24-year-old woman who was reported missing in Yonkers on Tuesday, Oct. 31. The Yonkers Police Department issued an alert on Wednesday for Stefhany Roman, who was last seen in Yonkers wearing a black sweater, blue jeans and black sneakers. Police caution that she is "emotionally disturbed" and has threatened to self-harm.

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  16. Man With Ties To Westchester Added To 10 Most Wanted List In TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A man with ties to the Hudson Valley has vaulted into the Texas Department of Safety's " Top 10 Most Wanted Fugitives " list. A cash reward of up to $5,000 has been issued for any information that leads to the capture of Reginald "Reggie" Vernand Campbell, who has ties to Yonkers, and is wanted as a murder suspect according to the Texas DPS.

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  17. Chipotle Opening New Restaurant In PelhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Chipotle Mexican Grill is opening a new restaurant in Pelham Manor at 798 Pelham Parkway on Thursday. The first 25 customers will score a free Chipotle t-shirt and a buy one get one free coupon to use on a return visit.

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  18. Yonkers Man Sentenced For Revenge Murder Of 16-Year-Old After FistfightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Joon Kim, the acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York announced that Juan "KJ" Martinez has of Yonkers been sentenced in United States district court to a term of 30 years in prison for his participation in a racketeering conspiracy and the murder of a 16-year-old in September 2005. Martinez was a member of the Yonkers faction of the Trinitarios Gang, which was formed in the New York State prison system in the early 1990s, Kim noted.

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  19. Westchester Woman Busted For Raffle Scam Involving Childhood Cancer VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A 35-year-old woman from Yonkers has been arrested in connection to a fundraising scam involving a child who died of cancer. Last month, the Yonkers Police Department issued an alert to local residents following reports of an alleged scam, where tickets were being sold throughout Westchester by a person selling "fundraising" tickets for a raffle related to Nolan Scully, a 4-year-old boy in Maryland who died from cancer following a fierce battle with rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare soft-tissue cancer.

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