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Man Charged With Touching Woman At Greenwich Railroad Station
A 30-year-old man is facing charges after harassing a female at a Greenwich railroad station, police say. Police responded to 20 Railroad Ave Tuesday, Dec. 11 around 1 p.m. after a female reported being harassed by a male. Police determined the subject to be New York City resident Albert Davis, who
5 Rye Area Open Houses Coming Up Soon
RYE, NY — Using the internet to shop for a house can make you feel like you're going in blind. Pictures don't always show all the fun little details, and they can sometimes make a fixer-upper seem more spacious and sparkling than it really is. That's the beauty of the IRL open house: A chance to try
Man punched hole in door in Byram: cops
GREENWICH — A man was arrested for punching a hole in a door at a residence on West Division Street in Byram. Jose Aguirre, 47, of Grace Church Street, Port Chester, N.Y., was charged with disorderly conduct. According to the arrest report, Aguirre was intoxicated and banging on a door. “It was dete
Grocery store confrontation triggers events that led cop to shoot gunman; cops then save his life
A bump and harsh words between two men in a Bronx grocery store triggered gunfire that led a police officer to shoot one of them, cops said Thursday. Justin Roberto, 24, and Kareem McCalla bumped into each other in the Uptown Grocery Store on White Plains Road near Wakefield Ave. in Wakefield about
Man, 24, fatally shot in the Bronx: NYPD
CLAREMONT VILLAGE, the Bronx — A 24-year-old man was fatally shot in the Bronx early Friday morning, the NYPD said. At about 12:40 a.m., police responded to a 911 call of a man shot inside of 1420 Grand Concourse, the location of an apartment building located in the Claremont Village section of the
How Westchester County's budget sausage got made, George Latimer-style
Westchester County Executive George Latimer won approval for a 2 percent tax increase. Now he needs to find a way to fund it. The budget calls for the sale of 14 acres of county parkland for $23 million.
New York Attorney General's office files lawsuit against Target, Walmart and LaRose Industries
New York — The attorney general's office has filed a lawsuit against Target Corporation, Walmart Inc., and importer LaRose Industries, for allegedly committing thousands of violations of multiple New York laws governing the safety of children’s toys sold in the state.
How We Keep Communities Safe By Westchester County Legislator KITLEY COVILL
WHITE PLAINS, NY — December 13, 2018 — Earlier this week, I had the honor of recognizing the brave members of Westchester County Police’s Hazardous Device and Emergency Service Units and their canine partners, for the important work they did in handling the pipe bombs sent to Bedford and Chappaqua.
Biz leaders say spike in noise complaints at Westchester County Airport fueled by critics
The airport logged 51 noise complaints in May 2017 and 3,245 in May 2018, a jump that business leaders say was fueled the airport's critics. Four households in Armonk generated more than 2,000 noise complaints in May 2018.
19-year-old Greenwich man charged with endangerment, drug possession
GREENWICH — Police charged a 19-year-old from Greenwich with drug possession, as well as endangering the welfare of a minor. Officers were on the look-out for a missing 13-year-old girl in central Greenwich Tuesday afternoon. According to the arrest report, a lead was made that a car driven by Devin
Arrest made related to Nazi posters at SUNY Purchase
HARRISON, N.Y. (WETM) - An arrest has been made in the controversial Nazi poster case that arose over the weekend on the SUNY Purchase campus. The suspect was a student and will be going through the student conduct process.
Bronx man, then-Uber driver, arraigned for alleged sex abuse of Rye Brook passenger
A Bronx man who drove for Uber when he allegedly sexually abused a Rye Brook passenger during a ride home was arraigned on two felony charges Monday, the Westchester County District Attorney's office said.
NYPD: Armed man shot by police officer in the Bronx
Police say an armed man was shot by an NYPD officer in the Bronx Wednesday night. Officers were responding to a shooting at White Plains Road and East 241st Street in the Wakefield section just after 7:30 p.m.
Spencer Capital of Rye sued over $4.4M in stock offering fees
A Bermuda insurance company is questioning the meaning of profit, as portrayed in a stock offering by a Rye-based holding company. Cavello Bay Reinsurance Ltd. sued Spencer Capital Ltd. and Kenneth Shubin Stein, its founder and CEO, claiming they violated securities laws by misrepresenting $4.4 mill
Rye City Council OKs Composting Trial Run
RYE, NY — The City of Rye is the latest Hudson Valley municipality to start a food scrapping program. At its November meeting, the Rye City Council OK'd a six-month municipal composting program which will start sometime in the spring.
Teens Set Massive Fire That Destroyed Historic New Rochelle Mansion: Police
Four teenagers have been arrested in connection with a massive fire that destroyed a historic mansion in New Rochelle last month, police said. More than three dozen firefighters were unable to save Cyrus Lawton House, known as the Wildcliff mansion, after a fire tore through it on Nov. 26.
MLB rumors: Yankees, J.A. Happ ‘close’ on deal | What it means
LAS VEGAS — The Yankees appear to be almost finished in their personal arms race. Or do they still need one more?. As of early Wednesday morning, the Yankees and free agent starting pitcher J.A. Happ were “close” to an agreement that would land the 35-year-old left-hander back in the Bronx and possi
Iconic Cornelia Street Cafe Will Close In January, After More Than 40 Years
For the past 41 years, Cornelia Street Cafe has lived in the Greenwich Village as a gathering place for so many artists. Now increasing rent prices are driving them out as it has so many small businesses across the city.
Mount Vernon man arrested in early morning stabbing in White Plains
WHITE PLAINS - A Mount Vernon resident was arrested after a man was stabbed in White Plains early this morning, police said. Police chased down Gordon Curtis Gaston, 23, and arrested him shortly after the stabbing took place at 3:10 a.m., said David Chong, commissioner of the White Plains Department
Westchester County Exec George Latimer Addresses Local Summit
At the Larchmont-Mamaroneck Local Summit's December 11 breakfast program, Westchester County Executive George Latimer shared highlights of his first year in office and discussed key initiatives that are underway.