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Mega Millions: Yonkers store sells $1 million-ticket in $1 billion drawing

There were 15 total second prizes awarded across the country in Friday’s drawing, four of which were sold in New York State. Besides Yonkers, winning tickets were sold in Niagara Falls, Middletown and the Bronx.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-10-20 19:11:00

NJ Man Charged with Supplying Heroin That Killed 57-Year-Old Woman

Gloucester County Prosecutor Charles Fiore is announcing the October 18, 2018 arrest of Dwain Somers, 36, a resident of Williamstown N.J. Somers has been charged with one count of Strict Liability Drug Death, one count of Distribution of CDS, and one count of Possession of CDS by the Gloucester Coun

RLSMEDIA.COM - 2018-10-20 12:33:28

Man Taken Into Custody After Being Barricaded In Lake Carmel

A man who barricaded himself inside a home in Lake Carmel was taken into custody late Friday night.The incident began Friday afternoon around 3:40 p.m. in the Vernon Drive area when a family member called police reporting the situation.The Putnam Sheriff's Department and Kent Police responded with a

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-10-20 11:07:55

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

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-10-19 17:49:28

Postal Service probes how boxes of mail wound up in NY woods

SOMERS, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service is investigating after several boxes of mail were found in the woods in New York’s northern suburbs, marking the latest in a series of postal woes in the area.

WBNG-TV - 2018-10-20 12:57:30

Portion of southbound Interstate 684 closed

The accident occurred in the early morning hours, when a car struck the post of a sign that hangs over the roadway at the Katonah/Cross River Exit, just north of the Saw Mill River Parkway split.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-10-21 15:15:00

Monsey: Two Frum Men Struck By Vehicle on Shabbos Morning; No Serious Injuries B”H

The two men, a 51-year-old from Brooklyn and a 27-year-old from Spring Valley, both suffered minor leg injuries. They were transported by Hatzolah to Westchester Medical Center and later released.

YESHIVA WORLD NEWS - 2018-10-21 09:00:12

HS Cross-Country: Hasbrouck Heights Boys and Girls Teams Sweep County Titles

MAHWAH, NJ - In many ways, cross-country is the ultimate hybrid sport. Individuals run, and are scored as both individuals, and as a team, as points are awarded to the top five runners from each school.

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-10-21 01:03:00

Man sought in bank robbery in the Bronx: police

WAKEFIELD, the Bronx - Police are searching for the man who allegedly robbed a bank in the Bronx Friday afternoon. Police are searching for the man wanted in a Bronx bank robbery. The man entered a Capitol One Bank along White Plains Road in Wakefield shortly after 4 p.m. and handed a note to the ba

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-20 18:23:19

Crisis In Lake Carmel: Putnam County Sheriff

Police are also waving school buses away. If you're there, secure your house and stay inside. If you're not, stay away, police said.

PATCH - 2018-10-19 19:22:37

National Weather Service Releases Winter 2019 Forecast For NY

PEEKSKILL, NY – These long range forecasts change, well, like the weather. The latest prediction for what winter 2019 has in store for New York comes from the government's meteorologists at the National Weather Service – and if Wednesday and Thursday nights were shocks to your system, it's good news

PATCH - 2018-10-19 17:21:02

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


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.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-10-19 23:39:00

Police: 25 Stole $275,000 in Welfare Fraud From Hudson Valley

Twenty-five are accused of stealing over $275,000 in welfare fraud in the Hudson Valley.Download the Hudson Valley Post AppOn Thursday, Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler, joined by Orange County Sheriff Carl E. DuBois, announced that 25 were charged with felonies, including welfare fr


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.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-10-19 21:17:00

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.


Red Hook teen seriously injured in Rhinebeck crash: Police

Two other Red Hook teens, ages 16 and 15, were also transported to MidHudson Regional Hospital for minor injuries, police said.

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-10-19 16:35:00

Cops charge Williamstown man with selling woman the heroin that killed her

Police responded to a South Main Street apartment on Aug. 4, 2017, and found a woman dead on the living room floor.

NJ.COM - 2018-10-19 18:30:00

New Yoga Studio Has Grand Opening In Peekskill

Family Dog Yoga (FDY) offers all levels of yoga classes, workshops and Hip Hop Yoga, for which Murray has become locally famous. The airy and sunlit space located on the second floor of 12 N. Division creates the perfect serene environment for classes, which are offered mornings and evenings every d


Fatal shooting: Man surrenders to City of Poughkeepsie police

Noel McClinton, 35, of the City of Poughkeepsie, died early Saturday morning, according to city police Chief Thomas Pape. A mural with balloons and candles sat near the scene of the shooting on Saturday and Sunday. Video by Patrick Oehler and Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie JournalWochit