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Mount Vernon, New York is located in Westchester County. Zip codes in Mount Vernon, NY include 10551, 10550, and 10552. The median home price in Mount Vernon is $204,900 which is roughly $208/per square foot. More Mount Vernon information.

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25 min ago | Historic Pelham

The Mystery of the Missing Bridegroom: Pelhamville Rocked by Mystery in 1893

The newly-built Church of the Redeemer was full and was decorated gloriously for a lovely wedding.

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4 hrs ago | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Optimism Spreads As Mount Vernon Schools Begin Transition

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. With new leadership at the top, and a clear vision in place for students, optimism is reaching a new high in the much-maligned Mount Vernon School District.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Peggy Eason Shows Them All At Don't Tell Mama

Although she has maneuvers through the world without her vision, cabaret singer Peggy Eason, is quite the familiar sight on the cabaret stage.

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Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Cuomo green lights red-light cameras for Rochester

Red-light camera programs in Rochester and Yonkers were extended for five years by Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday, while new programs in New Rochelle and Mt.

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News12.com

Bronx man killed in shooting on the job at Nature's Finest Security in Mount Vernon

According to investigators, the victim's supervisor, identified as 32-year-old Dontan L. Jenkins, has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in connection with the shooting.

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News12.com

Mount Vernon security guard murder suspect due in court

According to police, Dontan Jenkins, a security guard accused of killing a fellow guard, is scheduled to be arraigned on murder charges today.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Patch.com

Iona College Welcomes New Students to Mission Service Program

The following release is from Iona College, and it chronicles "Iona in Mission: Go New Ro," which is a hands-on program that for the 2014 version helps to acquaint students with direct service and advocacy in the New Rochelle community: For the fifth consecutive year, Iona College welcomed first-year students to campus for Iona in Mission: Go New ... (more)

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The Yonkers Daily Voice

Yonkers Cop Hurt In Mount Vernon Hit-Run Sues Suspect

A Yonkers police detective who was injured in a June 6 hit-and-run is suing the suspect in the incident, according to LoHud.com .

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Historic Pelham

Image of the Second Pelham Bridge Built in 1834 From a Sketch Created in 1865

For much of the last two hundred years, there has been a bridge over the Hutchinson River where it empties into Eastchester Bay.

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The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

New Mount Vernon Superintendent 'Excited' For Challenges

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. Although he's aware of the countless challenges he'll face as he transitions to the Mount Vernon School District, new Superintendent Ken Hamilton says he is ready to step up to the plate and "restore the faith in public education."

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Greenburgh Daily Voice

Greenburgh Police's Arrest On Crack Cocaine Charges Tops News Last Week

Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Greenburgh, Edgemont and Hartsdale last week: The Greenburgh Street Crime Unit charged James Garrison, 41, of Elmsford, with criminal possession of a controlled substance after searching his residence on Friday, July 11. Westchester County residents were stunned by the news that a Malaysian ... (more)

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The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Two Mount Vernon Men Accused Of Kidnapping Tops Week's News

Greenburgh Police arrestted two Mount Vernon men, Michael Humphrey and Jason Dulyx , accused of kidnapping a woman who advertised escort services online and taking her from Queens to an Elmsford hotel.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Observer

History Days brings Fredonia back in time

Mount Vernon resident Daniel Lyons found a World War I medal when he was a child, and has kept it safe for decades.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Mount Vernon Man Charged In Connection With Yonkers Homicide

YONKERS, N.Y. Three Yonkers gang members were arrested July 17 in connection with a December 2013 shooting death, according to Yonkers police.

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The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

New Anti-Violence Program Launched In Mount Vernon

Family Services of Westchester recently launched a new violence prevention program, SNUG, in Mount Vernon thanks to a $270,000 grant.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Phony 'Gypsy' Cab Driver Sentenced For Mount Vernon Sexual Assault

A man who operated a fake "gypsy cab" and used it to assault a woman in Mount Vernon was sentenced to 12 years in prison and 20 years probation, according to Westchester District Attorney Janet DiFiore.

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Patch.com

Mayors of New Rochelle, White Plains and Others Support Tappan Zee Loan

The mayors of New Rochelle, White Plains, Yonkers and Mount Vernon, and the Town Supervisor of Greenburgh, released a statement Tuesday in support of the Tappan Zee Bridge reconstruction loan that uses state clean water fund money.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

News12.com

New Rochelle, Mount Vernon slated to have red-light cameras installed at intersections

Both cities got approval from the state Legislature to install the cameras, which are meant to cut down on red light runners.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Greenburgh Daily Voice

Two Mount Vernon Men Accused Of Kidnapping, Taking Victim To Greenburgh

Greenurgh Police reported on Sunday, July 13, that two Mount Vernon men have been accused of kidnapping a woman who advertised escort services online and taking her from Queens to an Elmsford hotel.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Mount Vernon Man Arrested On Drug Charges In Norwalk

A Mount Vernon, N.Y., man was arrested in Norwalk on Friday after police said they found crack cocaine in his car.

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