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5 min ago | Albany Times Union

Obama to attend wedding of longtime personal chef

In this Feb. 10, 2012, file photo White House chef Sam Kass and first lady Michelle Obama taste food in Dallas.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Michelle Obama, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Entertainment, Television

3 hrs ago | The City Birder

New York City Rare Bird Alert

Below is the New York City Rare Bird Alert for the week ending Friday, August 29, 2014: - RBA * New York * New York City, Long Island, Westchester County * Aug. 29, 2014 * NYNY1408.29 - Birds mentioned AUDUBON'S SHEARWATER+ COMMON RINGED PLOVER+ King Eider Cory's Shearwater Sooty Shearwater Wilson's Storm-Petrel Northern Gannet Bald Eagle AMERICAN ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ava, NY, Ticonderoga, NY, Oceanside, NY

7 hrs ago | The Yonkers Daily Voice

Yonkers Shopping Center Marks 60th Anniversary

The growth and investment in Westchester County's tourism industry continues to thrive as anniversaries mark the popularity and longevity of attractions in the area.

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Related Topix: Yonkers, NY, Katonah, NY

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Pleasantville Daily Voice

No Road Closures Planned For Obama's Visit To Mount Pleasant

President Obama spent the day in Westchester County on Friday and will return Saturday, Aug. 30, to attend a wedding at Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Pocantico Hills.

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Related Topix: New Rochelle, NY, Purchase, NY

The Larchmont Daily Voice

Supporters Rally In Westchester For Cuomo Challenger Zephyr Teachout

Despite being from the same party, Zephyr Teachout's vision for New York is very different from Gov. Andrew Cuomo's.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US News

News12.com

New York State Education Department releases principal, teacher evaluation results

With the evaluations, parents are able to compare schools, districts and the teachers themselves.

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Patch.com

President Obama Makes His Way through New Rochelle

President Barack Obama came to Westchester County Friday to attend two fundraisers before heading to a third event in Rhode Island.

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Related Topix: New Rochelle, NY, Purchase, NY

The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

Mount Pleasant Will See Sunny Start, Stormy Close To Long Weekend

Westchester County will see a sunny start to the Labor Day Weekend before clouds and possible thunderstorms roll in on Sunday and Monday, according to the National Weather Service.

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Related Topix: Weather

Patch.com

Pelham Pizza Ranked Among Tops in the Country

Some like thin and crispy. Others prefer thick and chewy. And as long as the sauce is tangy and the cheese is meltingly gooey and stringy, pizza aficionados have their 'go-to' destinations - some driving miles and miles, to sate their appetites for all things pizza.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza, Pelham, NY

Patch.com

Sal's in Mamaroneck Ranked Among Top Pizzas in the Country

Some like thin and crispy. Others prefer thick and chewy. And as long as the sauce is tangy and the cheese is meltingly gooey and stringy, pizza aficionados have their 'go-to' destinations - some driving miles and miles, to sate their appetites for all things pizza.

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Related Topix: Mamaroneck, NY, Life, Food, Pizza, Pelham, NY

CBS Local

Obama Going On Democratic Fundraising Trifecta

President Barack Obama holds a press conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

LETTER: Astorino (formally) challenges Cuomo to debate

Astorino Campaign Manager Michael Lawler penned a letter Thursday to Joseph Percocco, his counterpart at the Cuomo campaign, laying out the Westchester County executive's previous proposal of eight region-specific debates held across the state .

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Ossining Daily Voice

Ossining Police Investigate Murder Of Man, 25

At 9:45 p.m. Wednesday police received a call from a person at 38-1/2 Wolden Road that a man was lying on the floor deceased, according to Lt.

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CBS Local

Obama Visit Friday Will Snag Flights At Westchester County Airport

When many New Yorkers are heading out of town for Labor Day weekend, President Barack Obama is heading not to the city, but to Westchester County for a pair of events.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Purchase, NY, New Rochelle, NY, White Plains, NY

Examiner.com

Water: critical, endangered, and a basic human right

The movie ' Tank Girl ', featuring an anti-heroine who fights a mega-corporation which controls the world's water supply, was a pretty strange little cult sci-fi flick in 1995.

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Connecticut Post

Westchester County approves two Playland contracts

This photo from Thursday, June 5, 2014, shows the Playland amusement park in Rye, N.Y. Photo: Jim Fitzgerald, Associated Press A Westchester County board has approved two Playland-related contracts, including an agreement to pay a consultant up to $100,000 to analyze the park's operations and offer recommendations for its future.

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Related Topix: Rye, NY, Yonkers, NY

The Tarrytown Daily Voice

Westchester Conservative Party Chief Resigns After DWI Charge

The chairman of the Westchester County Conservative Party tendered his resignation after he was charged with driving while intoxicated following an accident on Monday, Aug. 25, according to capitalny.com .

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The Hastings Daily Voice

Mercy College Adds Bachelor Of Science In Nursing Degree To Its Curriculum

Mercy College announces a new bachelor of science in nursing degree, which has been approved by New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions, beginning September 2015.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Mercy College

The Greenburgh Daily Voice

Elmsford's Westchester Broadway Theatre Celebrates 40th Anniversary

The growth and investment in Westchester County's tourism industry continues to thrive as anniversaries mark the popularity and longevity of attractions in the area.

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Related Topix: Elmsford, NY, Tarrytown, NY, Hudson, NY

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The White Plains Daily Voice

White Plains Named Second-Most Pampered City In Nation

White Plains has been named the second-most pampered city in America by Groupon, according to a report by the Westchester County Business Journal.

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Related Topix: White Plains, NY

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