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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
Yorktown man, Yonkers teacher reported missing; car found near Rye Lake
Jorge Crespo, a 56-year-old teacher at Yonkers Middle High School, was reported missing to Yorktown police, his daughter, Mercy Crespo, said.
Night of booze, cocaine lead up to Stamford man’s killing
Image1of2James Rackover, seen here in a 2016 arraignment, has been charged with the murder, accused of beating, dismembering and burning 29-year-old Joey Comunale, of Stamford before dumping his body in a shallow grave... more
Fall sales cool with the weather
Listed for $2,225,000 five years ago and at $2,050,000 last year, this 1940 expanded Cape Cod home sold last week for two-thirds of its asking price after 489 days on market. What did the buyer get? How about a 3,430-square-foot home on two-thirds of an acre in Riverside’s private Harbor Point Assoc
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.
Bridgeport man charged with making heroin delivery to Stamford motel
Ahmed Jefferson, 30, of Bridgeport, was charged with possession of heroin after police found him carrying 40 glassine folds of heroin at the Red Carpet Inn on Oct. 17, 2018.
Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano’s Issues Statement on Yonkers City Council Leaders’ Legislation to Modify Yonkers Term Limits - Yonkers Tribune.
YONKERS, NY – October 19, 2018 – Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano issued a statement in response to legislation submitted today by members of the Yonkers City Council to modify the city’s current term limit law.
Blue Devils Dominate Rye Neck
The Haldane High School football team continued to roll over opponents last week, shutting down Rye Neck, 42-16, on Oct. 13.
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.
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.
Rye Brook Flood Mitigation Plan Funding OK'd By County
PORT CHESTER, NY — Work to ease flooding in Rye Brook is moving forward after the Westchester County Board of Legislators approved funding for the project, Legislator Nancy Barr (D–Harrison, Port Chester, Rye Brook) announced. The newly allocated money will pay for engineers to design a solution for
National Weather Service Releases Winter 2019 Forecast For NY
NEW ROCHELLE, 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 n
Autopsy results on baby found at trash facility inconclusive
The material brought to the facility that day originated in Stamford and Greenwich, Connecticut; Somers and the Oyster Bay area of New York; and Andover, Massachusetts.
Baby Found Dead In Conn. Recycling Plant May Be From Andover | Boston Informer
ANDOVER (CBS)- The body of a newborn baby boy was found Tuesday at a recycling center in Stamford, Conn. Investigators believe that innocent child could be from Andover, Mass.
Upcoming Programs at the Port Chester-Rye Brook Library
Babies, toddlers and preschoolers will sing songs and rhymes, listen to stories and meet puppets Sonny, Goo Goo and Gaga. This program will be held at 11:30am on Mondays, September 24th, October 1st, 15th, 22ndand November 5th. No pre-registration is required. For more information, call the Childr
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
Uber Driver Charged With Kidnapping New York Woman
An Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, assaulted her and then left her on the side of a highway in Connecticut, federal authorities said Tuesday.
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.