Westchester County Newswire

Westchester County Newswire

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

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  1. New York City Rare Bird AlertRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The City Birder

    Below is the New York City Rare Bird Alert for the week ending Thursday, December 1, 2016: - RBA * New York * New York City, Long Island, Westchester County * Dec. 1, 2016 * NYNY1612.01 - Birds mentioned PINK-FOOTED GOOSE+ ASH-THROATED FLYCATCHER+ WESTERN TANAGER+ King Eider selasphorus hummingbird Sandhill Crane Marbled Godwit Little Gull Glaucous Gull Red-headed Woodpecker Western Kingbird Yellow-breasted Chat Red Crossbill - 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.

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  2. Report Of Men With AK-47's, Bomb In Mount Kisco Apparent Swatting IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Lewisboro Daily Voice

    A fake call to the CVS drug store on Bedford Road reporting a car with men in the parking lot with AK-47's and a bomb, caused the Westchester County Police to turn out in force to the store. At about 1 p.m., the CVS store received a call from a man who claimed there were males in a green car in the CVS parking lot who had AK-47 automatic weapons and a bomb, said Westchester County police Public Information Officer Kieran O'Leary.

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  3. Coyote Shot, Killed In Ossining Had Rabies, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    A coyote that attacked several people in Ossining this week did have rabies, tests by the Westchester County Department of Health confirmed Friday. Two residents of Mystic Pointe, a gated community off Route 9, were bitten while they were out walking their dogs.

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  4. Teen Arrested Twice In Same Day Following Burglary Report In PhilipstownRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Yorktown Daily Voice

    ... including the PCSD, New York State Police, Village of Cold Spring Police Department, MTA Police and Westchester County Police responded to the area and assisted in the initial investigation, police added. Police K9 units and a police helicopter were ...

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  5. Westchester Commercial Waste Hauler Charged With 40 Counts Of Fraud, TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Bronxville Daily Voice

    ... tickets to reflect a higher tonnage of solid waste tickets for their company ATNM Corp, according to the Westchester County District Attorney's Office. These false dump tickets, attached to invoices, were submitted to a solid waste hauling broker ...

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  6. Greenburgh Residents Inducted Into Westchester Senior Citizen Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Greenburgh Daily Voice

    Seven residents of Greenburgh and villages within the town were expected to be inducted Friday into the prestigious Westchester County Senior Citizen Hall of Fame. Honorees during an11:30 a.m. ceremony include Richard Edelson of Hartsdale, Larry Nadechchia of Ardsley, , Burno Viani of Ardsley, Jeanie Jee of Dobbs Ferry, Eleanor Carren of Irvington, Eleanor Smith pf Greenburgh and Mary Williams of Greenburgh.

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  7. Could Whack-a-Doodles in Washington Be Better or Worse for Dallas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Observer

    ... up off its big cowardly butt and go enforce its own laws the way it's supposed to. One good example is Westchester County, New York, home of the Clintons and of former Democratic HUD secretary and now New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, none of whom has ...

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  8. Mount Kisco's Bravest Face Finest In 2nd-Annual Basketball GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mt Kisco Daily Voice

    The game, described in an announcement as the finest going up against the bravest, is scheduled to start on Friday night at 7 p.m. It will take place at the Boys & Girls Club of Northern Westchester's gym. The annual game between two group's of Mount Kisco's first responders started in 2015, several months after Westchester County Police took over law-enforcement duties from the village.

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  9. At Trump Tower, presidential kitsch and caboodleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... by Howard Zinn, as a friend recorded a Facebook Live video. The man, Jeff Bergman, an art dealer from Westchester County who works near Trump Tower, has spent his recent lunch hours protesting Trump's election by offering his version of a daily ...

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  10. Possibilities for Design Receives 2017 Nationals Silver Award for Best Interior MerchandisingRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... partnered with Toll Brothers to create this award-winning Harkness model at the Enclave at Rye Brook in Westchester County, New York. The combination of classic design coupled with sophisticated, urban accents has led to enormous success for this ...

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  11. Five Charged In White Plains In $33M Mortgage Fraud ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    Five people, including one from White Plains and one from Yonkers, have been indicted in a $33 million mortgage fraud conspiracy in Westchester and Putnam counties, according to Preet Bharara, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. The five defendants -- Bruce Lewis, 54 and Jacqueline Graham, 47, who are both still at large, Anthony Vigna, 59, of Thornwood, Rocco Cermele, 54, of Yonkers, and Paula Guadagno, 58, of White Plains -- are accused of committing bank fraud, wire fraud, and mail fraud in connection with a debt-elimination scheme to defraud homeowners and banks, Bharara said.

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  12. Victims Assistance Services of WestCOP to Host Public Conference on Consent in Partnership with NYMCRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... a component of Westchester Community Opportunity Program, Inc., has sites in five communities in Westchester County as well as advocates in the Westchester County Court House and the Department of Social Services, providing comprehensive services to ...

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  13. I-684 Lane Closures Scheduled In Westchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

    Commuters should be prepared for lane closures and slow downs on Interstate 684 southbound on Monday, Dec. 5 and Tuesday, Dec. 6, for road maintenance, according to the New York Department of Transportation. The work will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on I-684 southbound between Exit 3 and Exit 1 .

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  14. Thornwood Man Among Five Charged In $33M Mortgage Fraud ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

    Five people, including one from White Plains and one from Yonkers, have been indicted in a $33 million mortgage fraud conspiracy in Westchester and Putnam counties, according to Preet Bharara, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. The five defendants -- Bruce Lewis, 54 and Jacqueline Graham, 47, who are both still at large, Anthony Vigna, 59, of Thornwood, Rocco Cermele, 54, of Yonkers, and Paula Guadagno, 58, of White Plains -- are accused of committing bank fraud, wire fraud, and mail fraud in connection with a debt-elimination scheme to defraud homeowners and banks, Bharara said.

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  15. NY Police Warns Dog Walkers After Coyote Attacks WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC New York

    Police investigating reports of a coyote sighting in Ossinging on Thursday morning found the sick animal and were able to put it down. A Westchester County police department is warning homeowners to stay alert while walking near the woods after a coyote attacked a woman.

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  16. New York Employers Take Note: Federal Court Injunction Blocking the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | JD Supra

    ... for employers with 10 or fewer employees; $1,125 per week as of Dec. 31, 2021, for Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester County employees; and $937.50 per week as of Dec. 31, 2020, for employees in all other counties. Below is a chart of those salary ...

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  17. Ossining police kill coyote after three reported attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News12.com

    ... acking three people over the last few days, sending two of them to the hospital. The coyote is now at The Westchester County Department of Health where it is being tested for rabies. The results are expected to come back sometime Thursday or Friday.

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  18. Naked Yonkers Stabber Sentenced For Killing Longtime GirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Pelham Daily Voice

    A Yonkers man is going to spend more than two decades in prison after he was found guilty of killing his girlfriend and roaming the streets naked and covered in blood before being apprehended. On Thursday, acting Westchester County District Attorney James McCarty announced that Nathaniel Grant, 51, has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to a first-degree manslaughter charge for killing his longtime girlfriend last year.

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  19. 12/01 County Executive Robert Astorino to be a guest on Iona Prep's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Rochelle Talk

    WHAT: Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino will be a guest on Iona Prep's Gael Force Live for a one on one interview.

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  20. Mainline Senate Dems call on Cuomo to bring IDC, Felder backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    ... the Senate win Democratic control. But Cuomo did campaign for Democratic candidates on Long Island and in Westchester County this year and put up his own campaign cash for their efforts and hosted fundraisers for the Democrats as well.

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