Westchester County Newswire

Westchester County Newswire

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  1. Peekskill Middle School Names Courtney Simon LEAP CoordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    ... She has been an educator for more than 15 years. After a rewarding career as an English teacher in Westchester County, and as a Literacy Assistant Principal with the New York City Department of Education, Simon relocated to Georgia with her family. ...

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  2. Qatar Buys Stake in Empire State BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The $622 million investment marks the latest injection of foreign money into New York real estate. While Empire State Realty Trust owns properties in Manhattan, Westchester County and Connecticut, the Empire State Building is its most valuable building, generating more than 30% of its revenue last year.

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  3. Qatar affiliate buys stake in Empire State BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Business.com

    ... a piece of valuable New York metro real estate. Empire State Realty Trust owns properties in Manhattan, Westchester County and Connecticut. Over the past two years, Qataris have invested more than $5 billion in Manhattan real estate, most of it in ...

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  4. Has Sears discovered how to profit from its softer side?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Retailwire.com

    ... the news that Sears is debuting a new shop-within-a-shop clothing concept in five stores in New York's Westchester County and Northern New Jersey as an anomaly. The "Showcase at Sears" concept has been billed at giving the retailer's customers "an ...

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  5. Senior Law Day In Westchester Offers Free Workshops On Wills, TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Port Chester Daily Voice

    Seniors who would like to know more about the law and planning for the future can receive that information and more during the 17th annual Senior Law Day on Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the Westchester County Center in White Plains.

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  6. Mamaroneck Woman Takes Career In New Direction With ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    ... She grabs every opportunity to get on stage, whether it's at a club in the city or a bar in Westchester County. That's what you have to have. It's called pounding the pavement for a reason." Murphy said her parents gave her a year to prove herself ...

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  7. Cortlandt Man Fires Shot From Rifle Toward Neighbor's House, Say PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Yorktown Daily Voice

    ... egree, both Class D Felonies. He was arraigned in the Town of Cortlandt Justice Court and remanded to the Westchester County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. He was due to return to the Town of Cortlandt Court on Monday.

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  8. The Wall Street Journal: Qatar fund buys stake in Empire State BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... of foreign money into New York real estate. While Empire State Realty Trust owns properties in Manhattan, Westchester County and Connecticut, the Empire State Building is its most valuable building, generating more than 30% of its revenue last year. ...

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  9. New Milford cops get solved burglary case handed to themRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News Times

    ... documents said. In November 2014, New Milford police visited the other man accused of the break-in at Westchester County Jail. He had been arrested in New York later the same day police said he attempted the break-in in New Milford. The man, 50, ...

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  10. Senior Law Day In White Plains Offers Free Workshops On Wills, TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Lewisboro Daily Voice

    Seniors who would like to know more about the law and planning for the future can receive that information and more during the 17th annual Senior Law Day on Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the Westchester County Center in White Plains.

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  11. PTSI Transportation Welcomes Patty Chemka as Senior Advisor a " Public TransportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mass Transit

    PTSI Transportation has officially welcomed Patricia Chemka Speranza, more commonly known to the public transportation industry as Patty Chemka, to its team of associates. Chemka served as Deputy Commissioner of the Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation from 2010 until her recent retirement, and has held numerous transportation planning positions with the County before that.

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  12. FBI Moves to RyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Rye

    According to LoHud.com , "The agency says it is moving from its White Plains field office, at 222 Bloomingdale Road, to a larger space at 600 Midland Ave. in Rye, in order to meet increased personnel requirements...The new field office will still cover Westchester and Putnam counties and serve as a hub for the agencies' counter-terrorism, white collar and criminal investigation squads." The move is expected November or December.

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  13. Newly released Hillary email to Huma: 'I don't feel great' so...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    Back in 2009, Hillary Clinton was complaining about her health sufficiently to ask for an Air Force jet to ferry her back home to Westchester County from Washington, DC, so as to avoid the harrowing and taxing experience of taking the Air Shuttle, the way thousands of less-pampered people do on a daily basis Aaron Klein reports for Breitbart : On May 4, 2009, Hillary Clinton wrote to her top aide Huma Abedin, "I still don't feel great," and Clinton requested an Air Force plane instead of taking a shuttle from Westchester, New York, apparently to get to Washington, D.C., according to an email released Monday by Judicial Watch.

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  14. JCOPE probes raise 'gift ban' issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Albany Times Union

    ... their employers. Sen. Libous arranged for Matthew Libous to land a $150,000-per-year job in 2006 at the Westchester County law firm Santangelo, Randazzo & Mangone . The younger Libous often missed court dates, according to testimony by the firm's ...

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  15. Ex-NYPD Deputy Commissioner John Timoney hailed by cops at wakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... St. Patrick's Cathedral. Timoney will be laid to rest afterward at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, Westchester County.

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  16. Man convicted in Trenton rapper's death arrested at airport: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    ... to make his way to Florida for a connecting flight to Jamaica, authorities said. He was being held in the Westchester County jail pending a Monday court appearance. DJ Father Shaheed, born Scott Phillips, was a member of groundbreaking Trenton ...

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  17. Hudson Valley Officials Mobilizing Against Riverfront Barge ParkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

    Hudson Valley officials and organizations are showing a united front as they fight a proposal that would allow for massive barges to anchor off of the shore of several communities. On Monday, officials from throughout Westchester County came together to announce the establishment of the Hudson River Waterfront Alliance, where they called on local residents to help "Ban the Barges and Protect Our Hudson" as the time for communities to provide written comment against the proposal inches closer.

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  18. ABC Drugs Coming To Purchase Professional ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Port Chester Daily Voice

    ABC Drugs, an expanding New York City-based pharmacy, is opening its first shop in Westchester County to dispense prescriptions at the Purchase Professional Park. The new pharmacy branch will be a medicine-only store to serve the office park's growing medical tenants along with other doctors' offices along the I-287 corridor, according to Simone Development and Fareri Associates.

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  19. Cuomo promises more union jobs in campaign-like speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newsday

    ... was closed to the media, but Cuomo's office provided audio of the speech. Republicans Rob Astorino, the Westchester county executive; Mark Molinaro, the Dutchess County executive; and Carl Paladino, a Buffalo developer have said they are considering ...

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  20. Cortlandt Man Fires Shot From Rifle Toward Neighbor's House, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    ... egree, both Class D Felonies. He was arraigned in the Town of Cortlandt Justice Court and remanded to the Westchester County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. He was due to return to the Town of Cortlandt Court on Monday.

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