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Sunshine Foundation, a wish-granting organization, presented Jaylene Rodriguez, a Fern Cliff Manor student, with her dream of visiting the Florida theme parks. Bearing balloons, Mickey doll and Sponge Bob, Fern Cliff Manor staff and Sunshine Foundation President Kate Sample will reveal to Rodriguez and her family that they will be visiting DisneyWorld, Universal Studios and Legoland, compliments of Sunshine Foundation on Tuesday, Sept.
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Yonkers residents gathered to mourn a local man on Sunday, Sept. 14, who sacrificed his own life to save a boy who was drowning in the Hudson River, according to News 12 Westchester.
This coming Saturday night, September 20th, the Hudson Horror Show invades the Alamo Drafthouse in Yonkers, NY for an 8PM double feature of the creeptastic shocker TOURIST TRAP coupled with the frightening zombie classic TOMBS OF THE BLIND DEAD. Both movies will be presented off of rare, vintage 35mm film prints and will be preceded by the usual classic trailer madness.
YONKERS, NY, Friday, September 12, 2014-Yonkers Raceway's Friday night $44,000 co-featured Open Handicaps-one for distaff pacers and one for trotters of any gender that's out there--were won by a from-last Royal Cee Cee N , out past a :27.1 opening quarter-mile and into Turn 2 before making the lead. The slight 2-1 choice then rated a :56.2 intermission before Classy Lane Rose moved from fifth.
Boyce "Scoop" Coleman gave his life to help save a child from drowning Sunday. Today, his Yonkers community is mourning the loss of a hero.
Raymond Anderson, a 25-year-old Yonkers resident, was arrested and charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs by New York State Police in Hawthorne on Saturday, Sept. 6, about 1:39 a.m. Anderson was stopped on the Sprain Brook Parkway for an equipment violation and stopping in the lane of traffic, according to a release by the state police.
The Peekskill Common Council is considering approving a revaluation of city properties for the first time in 61 years, according to theexaminernews.com. If approved, Peekskill would join other Westchester municipalities including Greenburgh, Ossining, and Yonkers in approving revaluation measures.
YONKERS, NY, Thursday, September 11, 2014-With Yonkers Raceway hosting the 25th edition of the New York Night of Champions Saturday night, driver The $1.8 million event, richest night of racing in the state, offers eight, $225,000 sire stakes finals for 2-and 3-year-olds of both sexes and gait . Once again, each race is sponsored by a prominent Empire State breeding farm, and there is a $10,000 guaranteed pool Pick 5, 50-cent base wager races 5 through 9).
The names of those lost have been inscribed on a memorial, offering some solace to family and friends. A solemn tribute was held on the waterfront for the 26 men and women of Yonkers that were taken suddenly and unexpectedly.
State Senator John Sampson had just scant hours to celebrate his victory in Tuesday's primary elections before a former top aide and Democratic consultant was found guilty on Wednesday of conspiring with the pol to defraud the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee out of $100,000. Melvin Lowe, 52, was found guilty by a federal jury of wire fraud, tax violations and swindling the DSCC out of the cash in 2010.
Six families were displaced from their homes when a Yonkers apartment building caught fire on Tuesday, according to News 12 Westchester. It took responders nearly an hour to put the fire out.
As his then-fiancee's severely disabled daughter was "tense and moaning," wasting away at their apartment, Oscar Thomas met with a probation officer, shopped at a video game store and even Disabled N.Y. girl died while mom's boyfriend at IHOP WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - As his then-fiancee's severely disabled daughter was "tense and moaning," wasting away at their apartment, Oscar Thomas met with a probation officer, shopped at a video game store and even Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1op4IRG As his then-fiancee's severely disabled daughter was "tense and moaning," wasting away at their apartment, Oscar Thomas met with a probation officer, shopped at a video game store and even dined at IHOP.
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. While many Westchester County politicians are sweating the results as voters head to the polls in the primary election, most Assembly members are resting easy as they get ready for November's general election. Of the many Westchester political hopefuls who have thrown their hats into the ring, only incumbent Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer is facing a primary challenge, from newcomer Michael J. Sweeney, an attorney and former journalist.
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