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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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Sun Jul 20, 2014
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Genetic tests confirm body found in Mexico is missing American Harry Devert
Mexican authorities said Thursday that genetic testing had confirmed that human remains found near a Pacific Coast beach town were those of a New York man who vanished while riding his motorcycle to Brazil for the World Cup.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Croton Daily Voice
Family Of Missing Westchester Man Still Awaits DNA Test Results
The family of missing Pelham grad and world traveler Harry Devert continues to await results of DNA tests done on remains found near his motorcycle in Mexico Sunday, July 13, despite published reports they have been positively identified.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The Washington Post
Mexico says body found is that of US motorcyclist
Mexican authorities say genetic testing has confirmed that a body found near a Pacific Coast beach town is that of a New York man who vanished while riding his motorcycle to Brazil for the World Cup.
Sabotage Brought Down the 70-Ton Draw Span of Pelham Bridge in 1908 and Delayed its Opening
February 2, 1908 was a sleepy Sunday at the new Pelham Bridge. The old bridge that long had stood on the site still stood, but its replacement was nearly complete.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Three Important 19th Century Structures That Stood in Pelham
As in most towns, many storied structures that once stood within the Town of Pelham no longer exist.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
KABC-AM Los Angeles
Mother of Missing American 'Wants Answers' After Possible Remains Found
The mother of an American missing in Mexico "wants answers" after authorities found the motorcycle belonging to her son and human remains buried nearby, a family friend said.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
PHOTO: Harry Devert went missing in Mexico in January during a long road-trip.
Authorities in Mexico are investigating whether human remains found in a remote area of Mexico could be the body of an American traveler who has been missing since January.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Mexico reports break in case of missing NY travel blogger
Authorities have found the green Kawasaki motorcycle owned by Harry Devert, the 32-year-old adventurer from Pelham, N.Y. Beside the abandoned motorcycle were the remains of a body wrapped in a black plastic bag.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty in Alleged Drunken Pelham Shooting
The New York City police officer accused of attempted murder in connection with the alleged drunken shooting of a New Rochelle man and his friend in Pelham has pleaded not guilty.
NYPD officer Brendan Cronin facing drunken shooting spree charges
A New York City police officer is expected to be arraigned this morning for allegedly going on a drunken shooting spree in Westchester.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Record of the Celebration of the Silver Anniversary of the Mason...
I have written before of the early history of the Masonic Lodge known as Winyah Lodge No.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Watertown Daily Times
Lottery: Another winning Take 5 ticket sold in Watertown
The lottery said one of the three top prize-winning tickets in Saturday's Take 5 drawing was sold at the Valentine Nice N Easy store, 19221 Route 11 - making it the second winning ticket sold in Watertown in the past few weeks.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Train station construction closures reroute Bronx commuters
Some commuters are being forced to find new ways to get where they need to be following the shutdown of two Bronx subway stops.
Briarcliff Student Wins 'Chester' Award for Her Film "The Taker: Behind the Scenes"
Written by Michael Dardano The 2014 Future Filmmakers Festival cast a spotlight on aspiring Westchester filmmakers as four films received top awards at the culmination of the Festival in late April.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
The Yonkers Daily Voice
Yonkers Police Underwater Search In Hudson River Tops Week's News
Yonkers Police are assisting FBI divers as they search the Hudson River near the City Pier on Tuesday, officials said.
The Pelham Daily Voice
Pelham Shooting Victims' Plan To Sue Officer, NYPD Tops Week's News
The two victims who were allegedly fired upon and shot by an off-duty NYPD officer in Pelham are preparing to file suit against both the officer and the NYPD for $90 million, according to LoHud.com.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
A History of Grand 'Small-Town' Fourth of July Celebrations in Pelham
Let's Start With a Trick Question Let's start with a trick question, the answer to which every Pelhamite should know! On what date was the Declaration of Independence signed? Hint: No, it was not signed on July 4, 1776.