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Harry Potter Star Stops By Restaurant In Pleasantville

No, diners enjoying some great farm fresh food at the popular Southern Table Kitchen & Bar weren't seeing things. That really was Rupert Grint, of Harry Potter fame having dinner next to you.


NYPD: Woman fatally stabs 70-year-old man inside Bronx bodega

BRONX, New York City (WABC) -- Police are investigating after a woman fatally stabbed a 70-year-old man inside a Bronx bodega Friday afternoon. Authorities say a 31-year-old woman stabbed the victim man in the chest inside a deli on Westchester Avenue just after noon.


Lane Closures Suspended Near Cuomo Bridge For Holiday

TARRYTOWN, NY — Temporary lane closures will be suspended through Monday, Feb. 18 on the Thruway and Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge to accommodate travelers during the Presidents Day holiday weekend. Some work may continue behind permanent concrete barriers or for emergency repairs.


Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to shut down up to 3 NY state prisons

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday he wants to shut down up to three state prisons by Labor Day, citing record declines in the state’s prison population and crime rate. Cuomo said he wants the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision to recommend which of the state’s 54 correctional f


Apartment Building Evacuated In Westchester After Retaining Wall Collapses

A building had to be evacuated on Wednesday night when a retaining wall supporting a concrete parking slab collapsed. First responders were dispatched to a Landscape Avenue building in Yonkers shortly before 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, police said, when the concrete collapsed on a hill above the


Sentence In Stalking That Led To Death Of HS Student

NEW ROCHELLE, NY — One of the students who was stalking New Rochelle High School student Valaree Schwab before she was stabbed to death was sentenced Thursday. Dominique Slack, 18, who along with co-defendant Carl Booker, 8, pleaded guilty to first-degree stalking, a felony, was sentenced by Westche


Westchester County Executive Latimer Proposes Raising Sales Tax To Counter Property Tax Freeze

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Westchester County Executive George Latimer says high property taxes have homeowners at their breaking point. He wants to freeze the county portion for two years.


Sex Offender Convicted Of Raping Teen Boy Reports Move From Jail To Rockland

A registered sex offender who was convicted of raping a teenage boy has reported a move in Rockland County. The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to Rockland residents regarding the residency of 38-year-old Helen Fahy, who has moved from the Albion Correc


Hudson Valley: Light Snow Possible Presidents' Weekend

HUDSON VALLEY, NY — There's a chance of light snow in the weekend forecast. Meteorologists say most of the Hudson Valley has a 40-50 percent chance of snow Sunday night and Monday morning.


Man Charged With Rape After Incident At Hotel In Orangeburg, Police Say

A 34-year-old area man was arrested for rape Thursday after turning himself into Orangetown Police detectives. Felix Francois of Spring Valley was charged with third-degree rape and sexual misconduct following an investigation into an incident that took place on Feb. 3 with a 20-year-old woman, said


Simone Gets Perks for Montefiore Medical Project in Westchester

Simone Healthcare, an affiliate of Simone Development Companies, plans to renovate the four-story 104 Corporate Park Drive office building in Harrison that will be fully leased to Montefiore Medical Center.


Police chiefs: Legalizing marijuana will lead to more traffic deaths

HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON - Some of the highest-ranking brass in Westchester County and across the state aren't happy with the governor's push to legalize marijuana in New York. Police chiefs in Westchester and around the state say legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, as the governor wants to do i


I-287 Shut Down In Both Directions After Gasoline Tanker Fire

A stretch of I-287 is closed in both directions after a fire broke out on a gasoline tanker in White Plains. All lanes are closed between Exit 9A (I-684) and Exit 9 (Hutchinson River Parkway) after the incident occurred on the eastbound side just before 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14.


What does $2,000 rent you in White Plains, today?

--- 25 Franklin Ave., #4d. Listed at $2,000/month, this 750-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit is located at 25 Franklin Ave., #4d. In the unit, there are stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops and hardwood floors. The building offers on-site laundry, garage parking and storage space


Middle School Student In New Rochelle Alleges Sexual Abuse, Officials Say

Police in Westchester are investigating a claim that a middle school student was sexually abused by a security guard. Investigators at the New Rochelle Police Department were notified last week of an Albert Leonard Middle School student who alleges that a security guard was involved in a sexual abus


White House social media chief denies knowing of undocumented workers at Trump golf club, won't address specific claims

White House social media czar Dan Scavino didn’t know undocumented immigrants worked at President Trump’s Westchester County golf course even though he managed the upscale club, an administration official said Friday.


Man Surrenders In Connection To Ossining Shooting

A Northern Westchester man is in police custody in connection to a morning shooting. The Ossining Police Department announced that Mario Mieles of Ossining turned himself in on Thursday night as the investigation into a shooting at approximately 4:45 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10 on Van Cortlandt Avenue.


Mandatory E-Verify: The other border wall

Last month, the Washington Post reported that about a dozen workers were fired from their jobs at the Trump National Golf Club in Westchester County, New York, because they are undocumented immigrants. This was not the first time the Trump Organization ran afoul of the federal law prohibiting the em


Suspect: Wild Sex Killed Missing Hudson Valley Women

The man arrested in connection with the death of a missing Hudson Valley woman whose body was found in a suitcase says she died during wild sex, according to a criminal complaint obtained by the New York Post.


5 people dead, 5 officers wounded in Aurora, Illinois shooting; gunman also killed

AURORA, Ill. — Five people were killed and five police officers were wounded when a shooter opened fire at an industrial park in Aurora, Illinois, city police Chief Kristen Ziman told reporters Friday night.