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High-Speed Chase, Crash Shuts Down Route 9A
This story has been updated.A high-speed police chase that ended with a crash has closed a major Westchester County roadway in two towns and injured a police officer, according to the Westchester County Police.The chase began around 11:30 a.m. Friday when a Westchester County Police officer received
Former Hawthorne Blimpie sandwich shop owner accused of setting store on fire
Robert Pinero, 34, of North Bergen, was arrested Friday following the investigation that claimed he and another man went into the Wagaraw Road sandwich shop shortly before the fire started Aug. 18, 2017, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. The store was closed at the time.
Yonkers man convicted of attacking and robbing man in his 60s
Coty Highsmith was found guilty of second-degree robbery and second-degree assault, both felonies, in Westchester County court on Friday. The trail started on Oct. 10.
6 great things to do this weekend, Oct. 19-21
The Patterson Recreation Center, 65 Front St., Patterson, will host a military collectibles and knife show 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 20. Items include insignias, medals, uniforms, equipment, books, art work. Several uniformed re-enactors will be available to answer questions. Brian Benedict, known as The D
Westchester: George Latimer signs gay-conversion ban into law
Conversion therapies, also called reparative therapies, aim to change a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity.
Yonkers: Man who fled country sentenced to 20 years in prison for 2016 fatal shooting
A man, who fled the country after shooting a 19-year-old man in Yonkers two years ago, is going to prison.
Two Hawthorne Crashes: New Jeep Collides With Sedan On Route 208 In One
A Jeep and a sedan were removed by tow trucks after they collided near the Lincoln Avenue overpass.Photo Credit:Michael Jannicelli for DAILY VOICEA tow truck removed a sedan involved in the other crash.Photo Credit:Michael Jannicelli for DAILY VOICEA driver was hospitalized with a head injury after
3 Westchester Men Arraigned For Multiple Burglaries
Three Westchester men were arraigned Oct. 16 on a multi-count indictment related to burglaries last winter throughout the county. Christian Rosa, 27, of Valhalla, Damien Williams, 26, of White Plains, and Vincent Cuccurullo, 32, of White Plains, face multiple felonies and misdemeanors for the burgla
Marathon, road work closes streets over the weekend in Yonkers
The 93rd Yonkers Marathon, which runs through the city's downtown, will take place this weekend.
Proud Boys member arrested days after brawl: Cops
Members of the Proud Boys organization punched and kicked a protester on an Upper East Side street on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, according to police. Photo Credit: NYPD
Hawthorne Brings in New Permanent Police Officers
HAWTHORNE, NJ - This week, the Hawthorne Police Department welcomed two more permanent additions to the force. According to Captain Jeffrey Vanderhook, Officers George Suarez and Matthew Cueman have been in the employ of the borough of Hawthorne for nearly two years, and have now been made permanen
Snow, frost, sun: 5 things to know about upcoming forecast
Temperatures are expected to peak in the mid-40s today, and a freeze watch will be in effect from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Friday in Putnam County, where temperatures could dip into the low 30s, according to the National Weather Service.
Things to do Oct. 18
EVENTSStrut Your Mutt,Essex County’s Annual Canine Halloween Costume Parade and Contest, will be held on Sunday, Oct. 21, at Essex County Hilltop Dog Park, Courter Lane, North Caldwell. Registration is at noon, with the parade at 1 p.m. Participation is free. The rain date is Sunday, Oct. 28. For mo
'Sexually Violent' Offender Reports Move To Mount Vernon
A registered "sexually violent" offender convicted of raping a 5-year-old has reported a move in Westchester County.The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to Westchester residents regarding the residency of 50-year-old Robert Harper, who has moved from Val
14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly killing teen at Brooklyn basketball court: DA
BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A 14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly shooting a 16-year-old boy dead at a basketball court in Brooklyn, the Kings County District Attorney announced Thursday.
Unvaccinated students in Rockland County told to stay home during measles outbreak
The letter, sent out to schools where students had confirmed cases of measles, requires students within the schools who are not vaccinated must stay home as of Oct. 18.
Hawthorne man charged with DUI after crash on Route 46 in Fairfield
FAIRFIELD- Mark Sokolofsky, 49, of Hawthorne was charged with driving under the influence after a crash on Route 46 on Saturday, Oct. 13, police said.About 10 p.m., officers were dispatched to a three-car motor-vehicle crash with injuries at the intersection of Route 46 East and Clinton Road. When t
9 things to do in North Jersey this week
Listen to vinyl recordings focusing on New Jersey artists, including Les Paul, The Four Seasons, Frank Sinatra and Bruce Springsteen at the vinyl listening party at Mahwah Museum, 201 Franklin Turnpike on Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m. All selections will be from carefully selected vinyl pressings. Guests wil
School Bus Crashes With Car In Westchester
The fire department, as well as EMS, responded along with police officers, police said.
Seven Measles Cases Confirmed In Rockland
"Rockland County has seven total confirmed cases of measles from three different groups with travel to Israel," said County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert. "Of those cases, two are secondary, meaning they originated from exposure occurring in Rockland."