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Westchester County Newswire

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  1. New York City Rare Bird AlertRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The City Birder

    Below is the New York City Rare Bird Alert for the week ending Friday, July 22, 2016: - RBA * New York * New York City, Long Island, Westchester County * Jul. 23, 2016 * NYNY1607.23 - Birds mentioned KING EIDER American Bittern Cattle Egret Bald Eagle Willet Whimbrel Red Knot Stilt Sandpiper White-rumped Sandpiper Pectoral Sandpiper Semipalmated Sandpiper Western Sandpiper Louisiana Waterthrush - Transcript If followed by please submit documentation of your report electronically and use the NYSARC online submission form found at You can also send reports and digital image files via email to nysarc44 nybirds{dot}org.


  2. New York Senator David Carlucci To Speak and Present Awards at the 4th GOD AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... the Towns of Ramapo, Clarkstown and Orangetown in Rockland County along with the Town of Ossining in Westchester County. "This is truly a very exciting moment for the 4th G.O.D. Awards, with the participation of New York dignitaries makes the G.O.D. ...


  3. All Tappan Zee Bridge lanes now open following last week's crane collapse Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday that all seven lanes of the Tappan Zee Bridge are now open after around-the-clock repairs since Thursday.


  4. St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital to close Cornwall emergency departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Times Herald-Record

    ... emergency plans for dealing with potential emergencies at the Indian Point nuclear power plant in Westchester County and other disasters. The hospital didn't notify the county of the decision, he said. Cornwall Supervisor Richard Randazzo said no ...


  5. Elderly woman hospitalized after Bennington house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> An elderly woman who was rescued from an early-morning house fire on Saturday has been taken to a hospital in Westchester County, N.Y. State investigators believe the structure fire that caused significant damage to 366 North Branch St. was electrical in nature and is not suspicious. Phyllis L. Rowe, 80, was taken by ambulance to Southwestern Vermont Medical Center.


  6. Elderly woman injured in Bennington house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... when firefighters arrived. She was transported from the scene then flown to the trauma and burn center in Westchester County New York. 68-year-old Thomas Lebarron was also in the house at the time of the fire but was able to make it out.


  7. Salute to Freedom Flotilla Honors Veterans On the HudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Your News Now

    ... included a helicopter flyover from West Point and a welcome by the Newburgh fireboat. The ride started in Westchester County before making its way up to Orange County. Veterans were saluted as the yachts passed by the Newburgh Waterfront. Organizers ...


  8. Heat Advisory In Effect For WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Tarrytown Daily Voice

    With heat, humidity and expected 90-degree temperatures in the weather forecast through next week, a heat advisory is in effect for all of Westchester County. The New Rochelle Public Library's main branch at 1 Library Plaza will be open Saturday until 2 p.m., and from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday.


  9. Astorino Uses Virtual Tour To Promote 'One Community'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Harrison Daily Voice

    Interested in affordable housing? Westchester County has just released a seven-minute virtual tour narrated by Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino, which highlights the county's efforts to make housing more affordable through its subsidy program. "To attract young families and keep seniors in their homes, Westchester works every day to keep the county affordable," Astorino said.


  10. 2 men rescued from rough waters in Hudson RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News12.com

    ... s deeper than it actually is, and we just encourage people to practice safety," said Isai Moreira, of the Westchester County Police Marine unit.


  11. Flotilla honoring veterans to launch on Hudson RiverRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    Saturday's event is the fifth annual flotilla hosted by a Hudson Highlands yacht club to honor veterans, Wounded Warriors, Gold Star families and Purple Heart recipients. It will start in northern Westchester County and pass West Point en route to its final stop at the Newburgh waterfront in Orange County.


  12. Clear the Shelters: Animal Flight Rescue doing their partRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... to Cape May, New Jersey where they will meet the third and final pilot who will fly them back here to Westchester County. James Wilson a volunteer pilot said, "I'm a volunteer pilot for Animal Rescue Flights. Today my job is to fly the fourth leg to ...


  13. Fire Up The Grill For National Hot Dog Day, YorktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Yorktown Daily Voice

    ... Day and Labor Day, according to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council . Who has the best hot dog in Westchester County? Cast your vote and have influence over who will take the coveted honor of top dog in the county. Born in Germany where they're ...


  14. Daily Voice Leaders: Catherine Parker, Westchester County LegislatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    Westchester County Legislator Catherine Parker during a recent Daily Voice video interview at the county Board of Legislators' offices in White Plains. The Bedford native owns a business in Rye.


  15. Ursuline School JV Cheerleaders Honored by New Rochelle City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Rochelle Daily Voice

    The Ursuline School's Junior Varsity Cheerleading Team was honored by the New Rochelle City Council on Tuesday, June 21, at City Hall. The JV cheerleading team received the commendation for "becoming the 2015-2016 Westchester County Champions, the Regional Champions at the UCA Northeast Championship, and earning fourth place at the UCA National High School Cheerleading Championships," according to a release from the Ursuline School.


  16. Westchester, Hudson Valley braces for heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News12.com

    ... not to overdo it under the sun, drink plenty of water and never leave children or pets in a hot car. The Westchester County Health Department is also urging neighbors to check on seniors or people with health issues over the next few days. News 12 ...


  17. Irish Boxing Champ Frampton Gets Set For Title Fight In Westchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Harrison Daily Voice

    ... he was visited by local politicians and touched gloves with some of the area's finest. Members of the Westchester County Board of Legislators and local leaders were on hand at Champs on Thursday to proclaim July 30 - the night of his second ...


  18. Saw Mill Storm Aquatics Welcomes New Swimmers During Summer TryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Mt Kisco Daily Voice

    The award-winning Saw Mill Storm, a nationally recognized aquatics program for kids of all ages and abilities, invites swimmers across Westchester County to try out for its 2016-2017 season. Held by appointment only, try out's began this month and run until Thursday, September 8 at Saw Mill Club East in Mt.


  19. How firefighters freed boy stuck in pool drainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    ... to use dish soap to help dislodge the boy's finger, said Mount Pleasant Police Chief Paul Oliva. The Westchester County Technical Rescue Team was eventually called in to help cut the pool to free the boy, he said. A four-foot section of the pool was ...


  20. Westchester Man Fighting For Life After Shootout In StamfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Stamford Daily Voice

    ... after a wild shootout early Friday in Stamford, police said. Capt. Richard Conklin said a 24-year-old Westchester County man suffered multiple gunshots in the chest and was in grave condition late Friday morning in Stamford Hospital. "It was quite a ...