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2 hrs ago | The White Plains Daily Voice

White Plains Business Owners Will Share Success Tips

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino invites business owners to attend a free seminar titled "A Bridge to Success: How to Secure Customers, Contracts and Capital" on Tuesday, July 29. The event, part of a regular series sponsored by Astorino, is geared toward minority and women entrepreneurs who are looking to contract with government, gain ... (more)

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Mamaroneck, NY

7 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Cuomo endorses Klein's re-election

Klein, D-Bronx, who represents parts of lower Westchester County, faces a Sept. 9 primary from former New York City Councilman Oliver Koppell.

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Related Topix: Country, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

12 hrs ago | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

Bridges Of Westchester County Are In Need Of Repair, Renovation

The well-traveled Ashford Avenue Bridge from Ardsley to Dobbs Ferry will be under construction over the next year or more.

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Related Topix: Ardsley, NY, Dobbs Ferry, NY, Nyack, NY, Tarrytown, NY, Scarsdale, NY

14 hrs ago | The Rye Daily Voice

Rye Playland's Future Plans Tops News Last Week

Although it's been a local staple for nearly a century, the Westchester County Country Club is one of several county locations that can't call one place home .

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Scarsdale Daily Voice

Traffic Delays Due To Scarsdale Street Paving Tops Week's News

The Westchester County police officer who was struck by a motorist in Scarsdale over the weekend remains hospitalized and is facing a lengthy recovery before he can return to active duty.

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Related Topix: Scarsdale, NY

The New Rochelle Daily Voice

Overnight Storms Expected In New Rochelle Could Be Severe

Showers and thunderstorms bringing wind, rain and hail are expected overnight Sunday into Monday in Westchester County, according to the National Weather Services.

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Related Topix: Weather, New Rochelle, NY, Hailstorm, Natural Disasters

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Astorino Slugging It Out On His ...

So, I asked a co-worker if he could name the candidate running against Governor Andrew Cuomo in the upcoming gubernatorial election.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Chris Christie

13WHAM

Niche issues are political parties in NY

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for all of WNY from 10PM Sunday through 5PM Monday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

The North Salem Daily Voice

North Salem Student's Victory At Dare Stock Race Tops Week's

Trace Beyer, a North Salem High School sophomore, won his first Dare Stock race at Stafford Motor Speedway in Connecticut.

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Related Topix: North Salem, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

The Dobbs Ferry Daily Voice

Approval Of Paratransit Bus For Dobbs Ferry Tops Week's News

RIVERTOWNS, N.Y. Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Dobbs Ferry, Hastings and Ardsley last week: Westchester County approved the transfer of ownership of a county-owned shuttle-type bus to the village of Dobbs Ferry.

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Related Topix: Dobbs Ferry, NY, Ardsley, NY

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The White Plains Daily Voice

Westchester Elected Officials Take Bucket Of Ice Water For ALS Awareness

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. Several elected officials came together, "accepted the challenge" and took a bucket of ice cold water on their heads in Pelham on Friday to raise awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis .

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Related Topix: Pelham, NY

Lowell Sun

Daily dish

When asked by a fan during a Comic-Con panel which member of the sewer-dwelling, pizza-loving superhero team was their favorite, Megan Fox and Will Arnett both picked the nunchaku-wielding member of the Ninja Turtles.

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Related Topix: Armonk, NY, Entertainment

The City Birder

New York City Rare Bird Alert

Below is the New York City Rare Bird Alert for the week ending Friday, July 25, 2014: - RBA * New York * New York City, Long Island, Westchester County * Jul. 25, 2014 * NYNY1407.25 - Birds mentioned EURASIAN COLLARED-DOVE+ Cory's Shearwater Great Shearwater Wilson's Storm-Petrel BROWN PELICAN Willet WHIMBREL Semipalmated Sandpiper Western ... (more)

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Related Topix: Lesser, Electronic, Ava, NY, Ticonderoga, NY, New York

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

Iona Freshman Fight Hunger, Homelessness In New Rochelle

Iona College students and staff engaged in various community service activities as part of the fifth Iona in Mission: Go New Ro initiative.

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Related Topix: New Rochelle, NY, Iona College, Mount Vernon, NY

The Harrison Daily Voice

Westchester Leads NY In Salaries For County Workers, Police

Westchester County general employees and county police are the highest-paid local government employees in the state outside New York City, according to a recent report released by the Empire Center for Public Policy.

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Fox News

NY boy has Bar Mitzvah in Polish town his grandfather once fled

There hadn't been a Jewish service in the Zamosc Synagogue since before the Holocaust, until earlier this month when a 13-year-old New York boy came to the city his grandfather fled in 1935 to celebrate his Bar Mitzvah - and honor the struggle of his family.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Poland, Poland, NY, Israel, Middle East, Religion, Judaism

Bellingham Herald

New York suggests summer shutdown for nuke plant

The state Department of Environmental Conservation says it offered the summer shutdown as an alternative because plant owner Entergy Nuclear has balked at the idea of building cooling towers.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

The Greenburgh Daily Voice

Prepare For Bronx River Parkway Closures From Yonkers To White Plains

Motorists are advised that ongoing bridge work will close the northbound Bronx River Parkway starting on Friday, July 25 and continuing weekdays through Friday, Aug. 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. from the Sprain Brook Parkway in Yonkers to the Westchester County Center in White Plains.

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Related Topix: Bronx River Parkway, White Plains, NY, Yonkers, NY

News Max

Challenger Rob Astorino Calls for Special Prosecutor on Cuomo

The ethics scandal swirling around New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo could end up with obstruction of justice charges against him, according to Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, who is challenging Cuomo in this year's gubernatorial race.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Pleasantville Daily Voice

Westchester Legislators Call For Audit Of Ethics Board

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. Three Democratic members of the Westchester County Board of Legislators have requested an audit of the county Board of Ethics.

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Related Topix: White Plains, NY, Ossining, NY, North Salem, NY, Yonkers, NY

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