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  1. Two, Including Security Guard, Stabbed In Fight At Yonkers Movie TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    Two people, including a security guard, were stabbed when a fight broke out overnight at a movie theater in Westchester, according to police. Just past midnight on Saturday, members of the Yonkers Police Department responded to the Cross County Multiplex Cinemas at 2 South Drive on a report of a fight and possible assault.

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  2. Seen Him? Police Seek Convicted Sex Offender Wanted For Assault In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    Police in Yonkers are seeking the public's assistance as they attempt to locate a Level 2 sex offender , who is wanted by the Yonkers Police Department Warrant Squad. Foy had been previously convicted of raping a teenage girl.

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  3. Central Park Avenue Lane Closures Announced In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    There will be lane closures for the rest of the day on a busy Yonkers roadway as crews make emergency utility repairs. The Yonkers Police Department issued an alert on Monday, cautioning that there will be northbound lane closures on Central Park Avenue from Mile Square Road to the Cross County Parkway.

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  4. Lane Closures Scheduled During Central Avenue Road Work In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    The New York State Department of Transportation announced that from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., beginning Tuesday, Aug. 21, there will be southbound lane closures on Route 100 between I-87 and Tuckahoe Road in Yonkers, as crews continue maintenance work in the area. Route 100 will see single and double lane closures from I-87 and Arlington Street between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. from Aug. 21 through Friday, Aug. 24. There will also be single lane closures on the roadway between Arlington Street and Tuckahoe Road between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Monday, Aug. 27 through Wednesday, Aug. 29. Motorists have been advised to seek alternate routes when possible, as delays are expected during the scope of the projects.

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  5. 46-Mile Motorcycle Ride Honors Fallen Westchester OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    On what would have otherwise been a rainy weekend, 80 local law enforcement officers revved their engines Sunday at the start of a 46-mile ride for fallen colleagues. Organized by the County's Correction Officers Benevolent Association, the fourth annual Memorial Motorcycle Ride began in Croton-on-Hudson and ended at the gates of the Westchester County Department of Correction on the Grasslands campus.

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  6. Former Broadway Diner Site Eyed For New Hotel In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    The owner of the Broadway Diner on South Broadway in Yonkers -- which previously filed for bankruptcy protection -- now wants is to convert one of his two restaurants into a hotel. Representatives for the Broadway Diner at 590 S. Broadway have proposed converting the 0.34-acre property into a hotel.

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  7. Yonkers City Hall Takes Center Stage For 'Impractical Jokers' PrankRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    Joe Gatto, James "Murr" Murray, Brian "Q" Quinn and Sal Vulcano - who are the stars of the TruTV show "Impractical Jokers" took their talents to Yonkers to prank the Mayor's Advisory Board - and each other. On Thursday, they debuted an episode with a prank filmed in Yonkers.

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  8. Yonkers Celebrates Police Promotions At CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    In front of friends, family, well-wishers and fellow officers, the Yonkers Police Department celebrated some of the city's Finest at a promotion and graduation ceremony. Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano and Yonkers Police Commissioner Charles Gardner promoted one Sergeant to the rank of Lieutenant and four Police Officers to the rank of Sergeant.

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  9. Video Helps Federal Judge Convict Yonkers Ex-Con Of Stashing Gun In GarbageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    A federal judge in Newark convicted a Yonkers ex-con of having a gun in the city of Passaic, thanks to surveillance video that caught him stashing it in a garbage can before police showed up. Francisco Vallejo, 28, had been convicted of three previous felonies and was prohibited from having a firearm, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito noted after U.S. District Judge Susan D. Wigenton issued a guilty verdict on Thursday following a four-day bench trial.

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  10. Yonkers Mayor Recognizes New Westchester Music VentureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    Chappaqua resident and sports executive John Cirillo has announced the launch of a new music venture, Back from the Dead Music LLC, along with Ossining's Mickey Rosen and Cirillo's fellow Fordham alum Adam E. Back from the Dead Music LLC was launched by Cirillo to move the young artists forward through public relations, marketing and public concerts. The duo have taken Cirillo's lyrics and put them to music.

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  11. Yonkers Woman, 25, Faces DWI Charge After Upstate CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    Several area residents were among seven busted for impaired driving New York State Police troopers over the Fourth of July holiday as law enforcement agencies continue cracking down on drunk, drugged and distracted driving. As part of the STOP-DWI Independence Day week-long crackdown, State Police troopers busted the motorists for driving while intoxicated as they attempt to stop motorists from drinking and driving in the area.

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  12. Yonkers Man Convicted Of Attempted Aggravated Assault On Police OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    A 52-year-old man who took police on a wild ride after attempting to run down officers pursuing him is facing decades in prison after being found guilty of a series of felony charges that include attempted aggravated assault upon a police officer. Kim Carl Yonkers was found guilty by a jury at trial of five felonies and a misdemeanor for an incident dating back to Sept.

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  13. Seen Him? Alert Issued For Man Wanted On Assault Charge In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    Police have issued an alert for a 20-year-old from Westchester who is wanted on charges that include second-degree assault. Investigators described Armani Sewell as a 5-foot-6 man weighing approximately 120 pounds, with a "medium build."

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  14. Yonkers Man Using Box Cutter Sentenced For Robbing Women At Train StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    A 47-year-old man may spend the rest of his life behind bars after admitting to robbing two women at a Westchester Metro-North station while brandishing a box cutter. Arthur Branch, of Yonkers, has been sentenced to a term of between 12 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to a felony count of second-degree armed robbery for an incident in 2016 at Mount Vernon Matro-North station.

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  15. Yonkers Officials Seek To Seize Vehicle Involved In Debris DumpingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    Officials are taking steps to seize the pickup truck of a man who was busted illegally dumping debris from the truck bed onto a city street. An officer from the Yonkers Police Department on patrol at approximately 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 22 near the intersection of Oak Street and Chestnut Street spotted Yonkers resident Sirlarry Washington, 33, removing debris from the bed of the pickup truck and depositing it onto the roadway.

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  16. Former Doctor Indicted For Stealing $500K From Elderly Yonkers WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    A former physician in Westchester has been arraigned on an 11-count indictment claiming that he stole more than a half million dollars from an elderly woman in Yonkers. Eastchester resident Peter Corines, 69, pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to an 11-count indictment that alleges he stole $540,106.60 from a 98-year-old woman during a two week period, claiming to have power of attorney, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr., announced.

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  17. Sudden Shutdown Forces Summer Program Relocations At Sprain Ridge PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    With the Sprain Ridge Pool being closed indefinitely after it was found not to be structurally sound in Yonkers, officials in Westchester have begun rescheduling events and programs that were planned for the summer season before the sudden shutdown. Earlier this week, Westchester County Executive George Latimer announced that in an attempt to reopen the pool in Yonkers before July 4 last year, contractors rushed work at the pool, which resulted in structural issues.

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

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Yonkers 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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  19. Suspect In Central Avenue Gas Station Robbery In Yonkers Found GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    A man who terrorized a gas station during several armed robberies over the span of more than four months has been found guilty by a jury following a trial in Westchester County Court. On Wednesday, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced that that Bronx resident Gregory Harris, 41, has been found guilty of multiple counts of robbery related to four incidents at the same Central Park Avenue in Yonkers in 2016.

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  20. 'Sexually Violent' Offender Makes Move In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    A registered "sexually violent" offender convicted of forcibly touching his victim without consent and a previous rape conviction has reported a move in Westchester County. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to Westchester residents regarding the residency of 57-year-old Jack Williams, who has moved from Valhalla to an apartment on Livingston Avenue in Yonkers.

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