Westchester County Newswire

Westchester County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Westchester County, NY.

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  1. Westchester Woman Jumps To Death At Bear Mountain BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The White Plains Daily Voice

    A Westchester woman died after jumping off the Bear Mountain Bridge Tuesday afternoon in what Westchester County Police are calling a suicide. Nancy Higgons, a 63-year-old Hastings resident, was seen jumping off the southside of the bridge at around 4:25 p.m., according to Kieran O'Leary of the Westchester County Police.

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  2. Fugitive From Justice Apprehended In CortlandtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Cortlandt Daily Voice

    ... urt judge, according to state police. Balfour was arraigned by the Town of Yorktown Court and remanded to Westchester County Jail without bail, pending extradition proceedings in Westchester County Court in White Plains.

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  3. Manhattan Man To Be Arraigned This Week For Mount Vernon ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A Manhattan man is set to be arraigned this week on felony murder charges after being arrested following a shooting in Mount Vernon earlier this year. Bobby Jackson, who was arrested in connection to a shooting near the intersection of Third Street and Second Avenue in April, is scheduled to be arraigned on Friday in Westchester County Court for his role in the April shooting that took the life of a 42-year-old man.

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  4. Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED) Shares Sold by City Holding Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... Energy Businesses. CECONY delivers electricity, natural gas and steam to customers in New York City and Westchester County. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding ED? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades ...

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  5. Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Energy Businesses. CECONY delivers electricity, natural gas and steam to customers in New York City and Westchester County. This story was originally published by American Banking News (http://www.americanbankingnews.com) and is the sole property of ...

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  6. Domino's Cited For Underpaying Workers At Three Westchester StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Yorktown Daily Voice

    ... and until November 2013 owned and operated six. The six stores are or were located in New York City and Westchester County. Schueb Ahmed, who owns and operates two New York Domino's stores located in Nassau County and New York City. Schneiderman's ...

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  7. Westchester County protestors locked in box to block natural...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Two people have locked themselves into a solar-powered, 20-foot metal shipping container to block the construction of the Spectra Algonquin Incremental Market pipeline in Peekskill, Westchester County. Organizers said that the two have food and water to last for two weeks, some books and don't intend to come out.

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  8. Air Quality Alert In Effect As Suddenly Summery Temps Hit North SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The North Salem Daily Voice

    The National Weather Service has issued an air quality alert for Westchester and Rockland counties as the region gets its first real taste of summer this week. Elevated ozone levels on Wednesday could make strenuous outdoor activity dangerous for those with respiratory ailments or heart disease.

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  9. Yonkers Man Sentenced For Role In Daytime ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    A Yonkers man may spend the rest of his life in prison after being sentenced for committing a daytime murder in broad daylight nearly three years ago. On Tuesday, acting Westchester County District Attorney James McCarty announced that Pedro Delacruz, 26, has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after being convicted by a jury that found him guilty of felony counts of second-degree murder and criminal possession of a weapon last month.

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  10. Town Justice Is Admonished for Delegating FunctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Law.com

    The state Commission on Judicial Conduct has recommended that a town court justice in Westchester County be admonished for improperly letting a deputy town attorney decide on the disposition of traffic cases before her court from May 2011 to May 2012.

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  11. Environmental Group Wants Indian Point Nuclear Plant Shut Down Over Loose BoltsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... protection group Friends of the Earth is asking the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to put the Buchanan, Westchester County power plant on ice - until someone can specify why its cooling system bolts are wearing out faster than expected. Indian Point ...

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  12. Westchester Man Facing Life In Prison For Daytime Shooting In YonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A Yonkers man may spend the rest of his life in prison after being sentenced for committing a daytime murder in broad daylight nearly three years ago. On Tuesday, acting Westchester County District Attorney James McCarty announced that Pedro Delacruz, 26, has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after being convicted by a jury that found him guilty of felony counts of second-degree murder and criminal possession of a weapon last month.

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  13. Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Energy Businesses. CECONY delivers electricity, natural gas and steam to customers in New York City and Westchester County. This story was originally published by American Banking News (http://www.americanbankingnews.com) and is the sole property of ...

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  14. New York, New York: The Status of Regulation of Children's Products in the Empire StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    ... Along with Albany County's amended Act, Suffolk County's law is also set to take effect on July 1, 2016. Westchester County's law was scheduled to take effect on May 11, but according to the Toy Industry Association, Inc. (TIA) , the county will ...

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  15. Greenburgh Supervisor Knows 'What Makes Westchester Great'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Greenburgh Daily Voice

    ... "so it's also intellectual." The reception marked the digital media company's sixth year in operation in Westchester County. It has since expanded to seven counties in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey.

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  16. Rye Realtor And World Traveler Shares India Trip ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Harrison Daily Voice

    Fiona Dogan, a Realtor with Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty, is one of the most highly respected and active Realtors in Westchester County. She specializes in buying, selling, and renting homes, co-ops, condos, and townhouses in Rye, Rye Neck, Rye Brook, Harrison, West Harrison, Purchase, Port Chester, and White Plains.

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  17. Daily Voice Leaders: Mrs. Green's CEO, Pat BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Who says food shopping has to be boring? At Mrs. Green's Natural Market, shoppers can sample an array of healthy and natural foods that taste as good as they are for you. A Westchester County staple since 1991, Mrs. Green's began as a vitamin store before quickly branching out to become the first prominent natural foods store in the area.

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  18. A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlements With Three Real Estate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LongIsland.com

    Following investigations that revealed unlawful housing discrimination against potential applicants with Section 8 housing vouchers, a settlement was completed with three real estate brokerage firms. New York, NY - May 23, 2016 - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced today that his office has secured settlement agreements with three real estate brokerage firms operating in New York City, Nassau County, and Westchester County, following investigations that revealed unlawful housing discrimination against potential applicants with Section 8 housing vouchers.

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  19. New Rochelle Rolling Out County's First Bike Share ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Rochelle Daily Voice

    To celebrate the announcement of the city's new bike sharing program, New Rochelle rode their bicycles to work on Friday as part of National Bike Month. On Friday, city officials announced the launch of Westchester County's first bicycle sharing program, which will consist of next-generation technology at various bike docking stations throughout New Rochelle.

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  20. Two Peekskill Students Receive $12K College ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    Peekskill High School students Jovanny Elliot and Keyana Griffith, who were both recently awarded the 2016 Jandon Foundation Scholarship, will receive $12,000 each for college. The Jandon Foundation Scholarship is the result of a collaborative effort between the Westchester County Board of Legislators and the Jandon Foundation.

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