Westchester County Newswire

Westchester County Newswire

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  1. The Fray: Hayworth joins camp of GOP hopeful FiorinaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    Former Rep. Nan Hayworth has returned to politics as an advocate for Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, touting the former Hewlett-Packard executive's experience as a business leader while saying that she herself has no plans to run again for the congressional seat she held for two years. Fiorina's campaign announced this month that Hayworth, a Westchester County Republican who represented New York's 19th District from 2010 to 2012, was one of three people leading Fiorina's campaign in New York.

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  2. Members of Westchester's 'Boss Playa Family' Gang Charged with Murder, RacketeeringRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Seven members and associates of the Mount Vernon-based street gang, "Boss Playa Family" or "BPF," were indicted on murder, racketeering, illegal firearms and narcotics charges this week, announced United States Attorney Preet Bharara, Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore and FBI New York Assistant Director-in-Charge Diego Rodriguez. "Members of the BPF gang allegedly unleashed a terrifying wave of violence on the streets of Mount Vernon," said Bharara in a statement.

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  3. Westchester County Executive Says He Won't Raise Property Taxes To Fill Budget GapRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Got a nose for [] WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - Westchester's county executive says he'll do anything but raise property taxes in order to fill a budget ...

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    7 hrs ago | News Times

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy speaks a news conference announcing a partnership between General Electric and the University of Connecticut in 2012. The Westchester county government is trying to lure GE away from Connecticut.

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  5. Police Search For Mount Kisco Robbery SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Somers Daily Voice

    Westchester County Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man who robbed a Wells Fargo bank branch on North Bedford Road in Mount Kisco on Saturday morning. The man, who was wearing a hard hat and a reflective vest, passed a note to a teller at 9:20 a.m. demanding cash, according to police.

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  6. County Police Seek the Public's Help to ID Bank Robbery SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Westchester County Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man who robbed a Wells Fargo bank branch on North Bedford Road in Mount Kisco this morning. The man, who was wearing a hard hat and a reflective vest, passed a note to a teller at 9:20 a.m.demanding cash, police said.

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  7. 08/27 "Backpacks to School" Packing Day 10 AMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | New Rochelle Talk

    Volunteers will be assembling and packing backpacks for Westchester County children at the Sharing Shelf of Family Services of Westchester, Inc.'s warehouse from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday August27, 47 Purdy Avenue, Port Chester. This year we will be packing and distributing 1,000 backpacks, which is 20 percent more than the previous year.

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  8. Westchester PC Users Host Cybersecurity Expert At White Plains MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Mamaroneck Daily Voice

    ... and open to the public. Elenor Lindsay, the group's event manager, said, "As a nonprofit group located in Westchester County, the goal of Westchester PC Users' Group is to increase the computer knowledge of our 300 members. Our main meetings are ...

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  9. Briarcliff House Fire Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The North Salem Daily Voice

    ... out the blaze, and they were assisted by firefighters in Ossining, Croton and Millwood, Garcia said. The Westchester County Police Department's Daisy the Arson Detection Dog, the Westchester County Cause And Origin Team and detectives from the ...

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  10. What is a 'Supermoon?' Aug. 29 Marks the First of Three In a RowRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    August 29 will be the first "Supermoon" of three in a row this fall. You should be able to see it because the skies tonight will be partly cloudy in Westchester County but dry, with temperatures in the mid- to low-60s, according to the National Weather Service .

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  11. Long Island Sound connector concept revived in Suffolk master planRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... would be an enormous infrastructure project. The idea of a connector across Long Island Sound to either Westchester County or Connecticut has been around for decades. Advocates have pitched it as a way to ease Long Island's cul-de-sac geography, ...

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  12. Rye High Grad Lands $4k Scholarship From JuniorLeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Mamaroneck Daily Voice

    ... 2016 "Love Shouldn't Hurt" Conference. This free all-day conference for approximately 350 teens across Westchester County is designed to raise awareness about the realities of teen dating violence. Sheldrake Environmental Center, Inc. - $1,500 will ...

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  13. Julia B. Fee Sotheby's Intl. Realty, My Sisters' Place Host Taste Of RyeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Tarrytown Daily Voice

    Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty will partner with My Sisters' Place, a Westchester County-based organization that works to fight domestic violence, in hosting a fund-raising "A Taste of Rye" restaurant crawl on Saturday, Sept. from 3-5:30 p.m. The company participated in a similar event last fall and raised over $30,000.

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  14. GE's tax shelter diminishes in ConnecticutRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy speaks a news conference announcing a partnership between General Electric and the University of Connecticut in 2012. The Westchester county government is trying to lure GE away from Connecticut.

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  15. NYPD undercover gun-buying operation in Mount Vernon leads to two men getting shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    At least two people were shot by police during an undercover NYPD operation north of the Bronx in New York City in Mount Vernon in Westchester County on Friday afternoon, according to reports. No NYPD officers were injured, but a suspect and a bystander were taken to the hospital after 'things went awry' when the undercover gun-buying operation led police north of the city about 4pm.

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  16. Filming Of Showtime's 'The Affair' Continues In Westchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

    There were lights, cameras and action this week in Dobbs Ferry, with production crews spending several days and nights filming the Shotime series "The Affair." During the week, scenes were shot inside a local business on Cedar Street and along Elm Street.

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  17. Mayor Renews Call For Control Over Coyotes, Deer After New AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    ... and other public officials. In May, an animal rights group filed a notice of a possible lawsuit against Westchester County and individual municipalities like Mamaroneck and Rye if their actions to kill deer by hired hunters result in harm to the ...

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  18. Rendering of the 98-acre property in Mount Kisco, N.Y.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Real Deal

    Westchester's priciest home just got pricier, after developers renovating the century-old house decided to re-list it with a different broker for $36 million. The 98-acre property in Mount Kisco, N.Y., previously listed for $29.5 million in April - making it the most expensive home in Westchester County .

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  19. Bronx River Parkway Undergoing Closures SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Harrison Daily Voice

    The Bronx River Parkway will close southbound from Yonkers to White Plains on Saturday as part of the Crane Road Bridge replacement project. Motorists are advised that the southbound Bronx River Parkway will be closed between the Westchester County Center and Ardsley Road on Saturday from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. The closures are necessary to install plug joints in the southbound direction on the new bridge.

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  20. Temporary Closure of Bronx River Parkway Aug. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    The southbound Bronx River Parkway will be closed between the Westchester County Center in White Plains and Ardsley Road in Yonkers on Saturday, Aug. 29, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. There will be no access to the southbound Bronx River Parkway at Exit 22 in White Plains, south of the County Center. Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes.

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