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Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued For More Awful Weather
Strong to severe thunderstorms rolled through Connecticut on Friday and surprise, surprise more of the same is expected Saturday too. Sigh. The National Weather Service has issued anotherHazardous Weather Outlookfor this weekend for more rain, more thunderstorms and more flooding concerns.
Man with slit throat found lying on Bronx street
FORDHAM MANOR, Bronx (WABC) --It was a gory scene in the Bronx - the result of a violent altercation playing right out in the open.Police say a 55-year-old man with his throat slit was found lying on the street in Fordham Manor.Investigators say the argument started on East 196th Street at Briggs Av
Man Fatally Stabbed in Neck on Bronx Street: NYPD
A man has died after being stabbed on a Bronx street during an argument just after midnight Friday, police say.The 55-year-old victim was arguing with two other men near East 196th Street and Briggs Avenue when he was stabbed in the neck, police and neighbors said.Responding EMS found him unconsciou
4 shot, 2 stabbed in the Bronx
ALLERTON, the Bronx — Four people were shot, including a woman who suffered a gunshot wound to the head, and two others were stabbed in the Bronx early Saturday, police said.
Emotional words as 2 men charged in marijuana grow house explosion that killed FDNY chief are sentenced
Garivaldi Castillo, 33, and Julio Salcedo, 36, were defendants in an unusual hearing. It's rare that a person is held criminally responsible for conditions that cause the death of a New York City firefighter, according to the Bronx District Attorney's Office.
Long-delayed soil testing conducted at Memorial Field tennis courts in Mount Vernon
Buy PhotoJohn Giuliano of Cornerstone Engineering works with a soil sample at the Mount Vernon Tennis Center, after soil was removed from under the tennis court surface, Aug. 17, 2018.(Photo: Jonathan Bandler/The Journal News)
Harrison School Calendar 2018-19: First Day Of School, Vacations
HARRISON, NY — The first day of school in Harrison is September 4 — and whether you and the kids are looking forward to the new school year or are dreading the end of summer, you'll want to mark the date on your calendar ASAP. The Harrison Central School District has released its 2018-2019 calendars
Stamford man pleads guilty in fatal Greenwich overdose
Christopher Brokaw, 43, of Schuyler Avenue, pleaded guilty in state Superior Court in Stamford to first-degree manslaughter and narcotics sales. Brokaw, who has been jailed since his arrest, will be sentenced in October to 30 months in prison.
Severe thunderstorm warning in effect; 60 mph wind, hail possible
The severe thunderstorms were picked up on radar around 7 p.m. and are expected to be near White Plains, New York, around 7:10 p.m.
Stamford Residents Among Big Lottery Winners
STAMFORD, CT — Several local residents purchased winning lottery tickets this month, and several local retailers sold those winning lottery tickets.
Animal Cruelty Case Investigated By Greenwich Police
GREENWICH, CT — A 23-year-old Greenwich man has been arrested on a charge of cruelty to animals after authorities discovered that the dog he had adopted "displayed signs and symptoms consistent with having been abused," according to Greenwich police.
Man Faces Animal Cruelty, Other Charges After Abused Dog Found In Greenwich, Police Say
A 23-year-old man allegedly abused a dog and attempted to lie about its death to police investigators after it was found injured at a park in Fairfield County.On June 3, a mastiff was found roaming in Bruce Park in Greenwich, displaying signs and symptoms consistent with having been abused, police s
Larchmont Car Dealership Ripped-Off Customers, Court Rules
Former state Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman sued the former dealership, which was located at 2020 Boston Post Rd. in Larchmont, last year, claiming they had made at least $751,000 through this practice from 2012 through 2016.
Coyote Sighted In New Rochelle
If you see a seemingly healthy coyote, be aggressive in your behavior, by making loud noises, waving your arms and throwing sticks and stones.
Harrison Police Department sued by man involved in 2017 car crash
Sunil Koshy, an employee with the United States Postal Service, filed a lawsuit against Harrison Police Officer Christopher Murabito in June.
Man Busted For Dealing Drugs At Stamford Restaurant Where He Worked
A Fairfield County man who worked at a popular barbecue restaurant was allegedly busy dealing drugs in the parking lot while at work.Albert Robinson, 57, of Bridgeport, was arrested Tuesday at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que on Canal Street after officers in the Narcotics and Organized Crime squad spent the day
Mount Vernon Kicks Off New Zombie Home Initiative
MOUNT VERNON, NY — The Mount Vernon Department of Planning and Community Development hosted the City's Zombie Initiative Kickoff Ceremony Thursday in front of 15 St. Paul's Place. City officials unveiled a new plan to formally address urban blight with a focus on abandoned, bank-owned homes.
Nominate Your Harrison 2018 Citizen of the Year: Mayor's Column
It is my pleasure to announce that nominations are currently being accepted for the Town/Village of Harrison's 2018 Citizen of the Year Award. This honor will go to a Harrison resident who consistently demonstrates a cooperative spirit and promotes, by example, leadership, community pride and philan
2 men face federal charges for violent Mount Vernon carjacking
Two men are accused of carjacking a blue Nissan in Mount Vernon, punching the driver and shooting at him when he ran away, according to a federal complaint, which was unsealed Wednesday.
Scarsdale Man Sentenced For Stabbing Estranged Wife To Death In Shower
Authorities said Julius Reich stabbed his wife, Dr. Robin Goldman, more than 20 times while she was in the shower.