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1 hr ago | The Journal News
I am the owner of a day care center in Peekskill. I have been in this business for about 13 years and I enjoy what I do.
Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and State?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
5 hrs ago | The Chappaqua Daily Voice
State wildlife biologists are examining the body of a female moose that was struck by a vehicle on the Taconic State Parkway just north of the Westchester County line on Monday, Dec. 2, according to LoHud.com .
10 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
While a handful of Republican lawmakers and operatives continue a quixotic bid to get Donald Trump into the governor's race, another potential Republican gubernatorial candidate already counts the celebrity billionaire among his donors.
11 hrs ago | The Dobbs Ferry Daily Voice
Several senior citizens from all over Westchester County will be inducted into the Westchester Senior Hall of Fame during a ceremony on Friday, Dec. 6, at Marriott Hotel in Tarrytown starting at 1 p.m. In all, 57 residents from Westchester will be inducted, including the top honoree Lois Taplin Bronz, the first woman and first African-American to ... (more)
12 hrs ago | The Bronxville Daily Voice
Westchester County Police today said they charged a teacher with rape in connection with two sexual encounters she had with a 16-year-old boy at a county park in Mount Vernon.
14 hrs ago | The Greenburgh Daily Voice
Fog is continuing to create hazardous travel conditions Thursday morning as a Dense Fog Advisory is in place until noon for Westchester County and the entire Lower Hudson Valley region, the National Weather Service said.
18 hrs ago | New Rochelle Talk
Unemployment is particularly high among veterans - about 6.3 percent compared to 7.3 percent nationwide.
The self-proclaimed fastest growing "better burger" restaurant is set to open its newest location on Monday, Dec. 9 at the Midway Shopping Center at 913 Central Park Ave. in Scarsdale.
On Sunday, December 15, there will be a Zumba charity event called Party for the Paws at Rooftop Rhythms in New Rochelle.
According to Wednesday's NBC New York , there will be no happily ever after for the senior Newfoundland who saved his family from a devastating fire in Westchester County, N.Y. On Wednesday, the remains of the 10-year-old dog, named "Nero, " were found in the rubble of the burned out home in Yorktown Heights, bringing the total number of dogs lost ... (more)
Westchester County Executive RobAstorino may have convincingly won reelection in November, but the votes didn't come cheap.
A six-car accident was causing big backups on the northbound Hutchinson River Parkway at 8:25 a.m. Wednesday.
Not even a subpoena-wielding panel of top prosecutors from across the state could figure out who paid for a series of shady political mailers that attacked western New York and lower Hudson Valley Senate candidates last year.
The latest spending plan being proposed by the Westchester County Board of Legislators would increase childcare enrollment by 400 slots.
A Texas man is facing multiple charges after he fled from Westchester County Police this morning, leading to an accident involving a police vehicle.
A Westchester County dentist was on his way to a convention when his train derailed near the Spuyten Duyvil station.
Metro-North Railroad is continuing to provide bus service between Yonkers and the subway terminal at 242nd Street as repair work continues at the site of the Hudson line derailment .