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38 min ago | The Peekskill Daily Voice
John Murray was convicted of first-degree murder and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore said.
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1 hr ago | The Croton Daily Voice
The Farmer & the Fish, a farm-to-table restaurant in North Salem, reopened for lunch Thursday after a chimney fire Wednesday night.
5 hrs ago | The North Salem Daily Voice
Westchester County residents may notice an increase in the presence of law enforcement personnel over the holiday weekend, as counter-terrorism efforts are stepped up around Passover and Easter, according to a release from Irvington Police Chief and Chair of Counter Terrorism Zone 3, Michael Cerone.
9 hrs ago | The Greenburgh Daily Voice
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. Joshua Mercado of Yonkers walked away from the 2014 Westchester County Youth Workforce Summit Tuesday with a job at Robinson Oil.
11 hrs ago | Korea Herald
Everything to Lose By Andrew Gross Who hasn't thought that a bag of money could solve a lot of problems? But it's also prudent to remember that money can be the root of evil, as the adage goes.
Local governments and the state increased borrowing off the state pension fund to pay yearly retirement costs by 22 percent between 2013 and this year, state records show.
Archbishop Stepinac High School recently held a career day for its students, and alumni returned to represent various career paths.
The region's premiere theatrical training organization, the WPPAC Conservatory Theatre, presents RENT School Edition on stage at the White Plains Performing Arts Center, April 25- 27. Based loosely on Puccini's La Boheme, RENT School Edition follows a year in the life of a group of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and ... (more)
The following release is from D'Errico Jewelry: SCARSDALE, NY - D'Errico Jewelry is mobilizing Southern Westchester in support of pet rescue in an event that will start with a free gala reception April 24, 6-9 pm and feature a trunk show featuring the world's leading pet charm manufacturer running April 24-27 at its landmark log cabin store at 509 ... (more)
The sudden cold snap that descended upon Westchester County on Tuesday night will stick around on Wednesday night, too, threatening sensitive plants and flowers, according to the National Weather Service.
Justin Sutton, 26, of Newburgh was convicted this week of several counts of fraud, identity theft and grand larceny in connection with the theft of about $9,000 worth of merchandise from stores in White Plains and Westchester County, according to Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore.
The parking lot at the North White Plains Metro-North station is set to undergo a $4 million rehabilitation after the approval of a bond act by the Westchester County Board of Legislators.
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. Although April 15 is a day most mark on the calendar with a skull and crossbones, some Westchester County residents have come to peace with the passing of the annual ritual.
RYE, N.Y. Progress on the Playland Improvement Plan has stalled as the designated park manager, Sustainable Playland, Inc. , asks for clearer direction from the Westchester County Board of Legislators .
Former Republican gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino says Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino would make a "great governor" but says he will only win if he appeals to the party's conservative base.
Megan Bookstaver, a 23-year-old Hicksville resident, was killed in Tarrytown in September 2013 , and authorities Tuesday charged her boyfriend, Tarrytown resident Eric Gaulin, in connection with her death.
A 25-year-old Tarrytown man has been charged with manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide in the September 2013 shooting death of 23-year-old Megan Bookstaver of Long Island, according to a Westchester County District Attorney release.