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Woman fatally stabs 70-year-old man at Bronx supermarket: police

SOUNDVIEW, the Bronx — A 31-year-old woman stabbed a 70-year-old man to death Friday at a supermarket in the Bronx, according to police. Police say the incident happened shortly before 1 p.m. near Westchester and Commonwealth avenues in the Soundview section of the Bronx.


New Rochelle Presidents Day 2019: What's Open, What's Closed

NEW ROCHELLE, NY — In observance of Presidents Day Monday, Feb. 18, local schools and government facilities will be closed, as will state and federal offices. There will be no mail delivery either.


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.


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


Commissioner James O'Neill: Second suspect sought in NYPD friendly fire

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill said Friday that police are seeking a second suspect in the Queens attempted armed robbery Tuesday that led to a friendly fire shooting in which a detective from Long Island was killed.


Small Westchester Bookstore Thrives After Adding Space For Community Gatherings

LARCHMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A Westchester bookstore is going up against internet juggernauts like Amazon and scoring a victory for small businesses everywhere. How are they able to take on the corporate giants? They say it’s because of their local community and a special space in the back of the


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


Larchmont-Mamaroneck Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead

LARCHMONT-MAMARONECK, NY — Here's your local weather forecast for the coming weekend, as reported by Darksky. Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Overcast throughout the day. Partly cloudy until evening.


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.


Amazon cancels plans to build New York headquarters

New York (CNN Business)Amazon is ditching its plans to build a new headquarters in New York after facing backlash from members of the community. "After much thought and deliberation, we've decided not to move forward with our plans to build a headquarters for Amazon in Long Island City, Queens," Jod


Pickleball and Cardio Tennis at Flint Park This Spring

Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in the country. Using a solid paddle and a ball similar to a Wiffle Ball, it combines elements of badminton, tennis and ping pong. It can be played by two or four players. Cardio tennis is a great way to hone your tennis skills, get your heart pumping


Moody's Maintains New Rochelle's Bond Rating

NEW ROCHELLE, NY — Moody's Investors Services has confirmed the existing rating of Aa2 to the city's upcoming $8.6 million bond issue. This designation maintains the credit worthiness of the city's debt and means that the city will enjoy lower interest costs on general obligation bonds that may be i


Andersons Larchmont Opens a Community Room for Neighborhood Events

Andersons Larchmont, a book and gift store in Larchmont, recently opened a new community room designed to encourage camaraderie among neighborhood residents. The room, which celebrated its opening with a Halloween party for the community on Oct. 26, 2018 will feature events ranging from open-mic nig


Man Enters Mount Vernon Police Station, Says He Helped Friend Make Bomb

A mentally ill person reportedly showed up at a police station in Westchester on Thursday with burned hands, claiming he suffered the injuries helping a family member make a pipe bomb.


No plea deal for Queens man charged with killing pregnant ex-girlfriend

A Queens man charged with fatally stabbing his pregnant ex-girlfriend, rejected a plea deal in the case Friday. Anthony Hobson was silent and stone-faced in Queens Criminal Court Friday, where he appeared for the murder of Jennifer Irigoyen inside her Ridgewood building on Feb. 4.


Today's Family & Kids Activities in Westchester-Feb 15

There's so much to do in Westchester! Take a look below at today's events. Whether your child is a fan of animals, art, museums, or the great outdoors, we've got something for your family. Looking ahead to the weekend or some vacation time? Check out the NY Metro Parents' calendar!!


After Weeks Of Consternation, Mount Vernon City Council Approves 2019 Budget

Weeks after a spending plan is traditionally approved, the Mount Vernon City Council has passed a $112 million budget for 2019 that represents a rise in city taxes of nearly 2 percent.


Suspect could face death penalty in Greenwich suitcase murder

GREENWICH — After he was arrested at his Queens apartment in connection with the death of a 24-year-old woman whose body was found in Greenwich, Javier Da Silva was charged with a federal crime that carries a sentence of death or life in prison.


New York state offers free fishing days February 16-17

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced the first of several statewide free fishing days in New York will take place this weekend, Saturday, Feb. 16, and Sunday, Feb. 17. During these designated days, residents and visito