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3 hrs ago | The Journal News
A $21 million wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of Kenneth Chamberlain Sr. against White Plains can proceed after a federal judge on Tuesday threw out most of the city's motion to dismiss.
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
What Do You Know About Conspiracy Theories?
3 hrs ago | WFMY 2 Greensboro
John M. Azabache, 31, of Port Chester, N.Y., appeared briefly Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in Ossining Town Court to address rape charges.
4 hrs ago | Patch.com
No indictment will come down for a New Rochelle police officer who in May shot to death a 48-year-old city man said to have wielded a knife during a confrontation at his Hickory Street apartment, county officials confirmed Tuesday.
4 hrs ago | Patch.com
Giving the Gift is a series that showcases and celebrates the year-round presence of Westchester County small businesses.
5 hrs ago | The Somers Daily Voice
Westchester County School districts cancelled classes and commuters woke to the first significant snowfall of the season Tuesday as close to 4 inches are expected in the area before nightfall.
9 hrs ago | The Pleasantville Daily Voice
With the first significant snowfall of the season forecasted for Tuesday, Dec. 10, Westchester County is providing a list of useful phone numbers and links for residents.
11 hrs ago | The Somers Daily Voice
Teachers unions, politicians and parents congregated at Dodson Elementary School in Yonkers on Monday morning to call out state and federal education leaders on their decisions and how they affect the future of public education.
16 hrs ago | Patch.com
The Westchester County Board of Legislators approved a 2014 County Budget tonight that includes funding to re-open the low-income Title XX child care program and for support of other social "safety net" programs that protect seniors, at-risk youths and homeowners facing foreclosure.
Oh the precious and awful intercourse! As Crane observes this week , in the funhouse mirror of our addictive medium, irony has become a national pastime and we are all Gonzooglers: idle spectators or the kind of rubbernecker who slows down to watch car wrecks, only to create more of them.
The pileup on an icy Bronx River Parkway that injured more than 40 people late Sunday night came with the region's first real taste of winter weather, underscoring a need for caution when a second blast -- a quick-moving snowstorm -- is expected to strike Tuesday morning.
Westchester County officials released a study that supports their decision to cut a $100 million project to bring ultraviolet treated water to parts of the county, according to LoHud.com.
After losing civil litigation over a business, Roger Eichenholtz, 70, sent a numbering of harassing e-mails to his opponents threatening further litigation.
Westchester County is in for another taste of wintry weather Tuesday with a chance of much more accumulating snow than seen in Monday's icy mix, AccuWeather.com said.
The season's first winter storm led to a 20-car pile-up on the Bronx River Parkway and school closings and delays throughout the lower Hudson Valley.
The inclement weather caused a massive two-dozen-car pile up on the Bronx River Parkway in Yonkers late Sunday that injured 30 people, according to police as reported by LoHud.com .
With the holidays upon us in full swing, you were bound to miss some top news this week in Pleasantville and Briarcliff Manor.