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  1. Christmas Light Display In North Salem Tops Week's NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The North Salem Daily Voice

    North Salem resident Deb D'Agostino shared her holiday house photos on David Drive. She said her husband and son have been decorating their house for 20 years and each year add something new.

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  2. Arrest Of 'Bicycle Bandit' Suspect Tops Week's News In PeekskillRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    A suspect dubbed the "Bicycle Bandit" was arrested in connection with a series of armed robberies this fall of banks, gas stations and convenience stores in Westchester and Putnam counties. Peekskill Mayor Frank Catalina appears to have given up on his attempt to oust City Manager Anthony Ruggiero from his position, according to The Northern Westchester Examiner.

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  3. Police Charge 3 in Spate of Car Break-ins in Putnam, Dutchess and Westchester CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of three men on several criminal charges stemming from their alleged involvement in stealing items from unlocked parked cars. In the early morning hours of Nov. 25, the Sheriff's Office received a report of suspicious activity at Cindy Lane in Putnam Valley.

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  4. Students From Middle School In Yorktown Heights Visit Putnam FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Somers Daily Voice

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. Seventh-graders from Lakeland Copper Beech Middle School experienced first hand what they read about in the classroom by visiting the Glynwood Farm in Cold Spring in Putnam County. The group included students from Christina Connor's Family and Consumer Science class as well as Karen Bloom's Health classes.

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  5. Westchester Legislators Tour Proposed Pipeline Expansion Site In CortlandtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    CORTLANDT, N.Y. Various members of the Westchester County Board of Legislators visited the Blue Mountain Reservation in Cortlandt on Wednesday, Dec. 17, to see the probable impact area from the expansion project proposed by the Houston, Texas-based Spectra Gas Corporation for its Algonquin natural gas pipeline. The project would replace an existing 26-inch diameter pipe for pressurized gas with new 42-inch pipe from Rockland County to Massachusetts through Northern Westchester and Putnam County.

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  6. Westchester Legislators Tour Proposed Impact Area of Gas Pipeline Expansion in County ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Patch.com

    Several members of the Westchester County Board of Legislators ventured today to the County's Blue Mountain Reservation in the Town of Cortlandt to see the probable impact area from the expansion project proposed by the Houston, Texas-based Spectra Gas Corporation for its Algonquin natural gas pipeline. The major construction project would replace existing 26-inch diameter pipe for pressurized gas with new 42-inch pipe from Rockland County to Massachusetts via Northern Westchester and Putnam County.

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  7. 'Veterans Virtual Job Fair' LaunchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Patch.com

    Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell and Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino have teamed up for the third Veterans Virtual Job Fair to help match veterans with jobs. The program runs through the end of December, and businesses can earn federal tax credits for hiring veterans of up to $8,000 per employee.

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  8. Putnam County Educators React To Education Commissioner's DepartureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. New York State Commissioner of Education John King received mixed reviews for his performance as he leaves for a position with the Obama Administration, The Examiner reports. According to CoreStandards.org , Common Core State Standards demonstrate what students are expected to learn at each grade level to be better prepared for college, careers and life.

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  9. Pete Harckham and Westchester Legislators Tour Proposed Impact Area...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Patch.com

    Several members of the Westchester County Board of Legislators ventured today to the County's Blue Mountain Reservation in the Town of Cortlandt to see the probable impact area from the expansion project proposed by the Houston, Texas-based Spectra Gas Corporation for its Algonquin natural gas pipeline. The major construction project would replace existing 26-inch diameter pipe for pressurized gas with new 42-inch pipe from Rockland County to Massachusetts via Northern Westchester and Putnam County.

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  10. County Executive Announces Free Online Veteransa Job FairRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | White Plains CitizeNetReporter

    Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino and Putnam County Executive MaryEllen ODell are teaming up for the third consecutive year to match Westchester and Putnam veterans seeking employment with businesses that are ready to hire by sponsoring the Veterans Virtual Job Fair . The online event runs through December 31 and provides an easy to use platform for employers and job seekers to connect.

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  11. Third Annual 'Veterans Virtual Job Fair' LaunchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Patch.com

    Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino Wednesday announced the launch of the county's third annual Veterans Virtual Job Fair with Putnam County to help match veterans with jobs. The program runs through the end of December, and businesses can earn federal tax credits for hiring veterans of up to $8,000 per employee.

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  12. Suspect Charged In Mt. Kisco 'Bicycle Bandit' RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Mt Kisco Daily Voice

    ... Ossining, Mount Kisco , Scarsdale and Eastchester in Westchester County as well as Deli Land in Kent, Putnam County. Bernard Kilkenny, 34, of Wappinger, N.Y., was arraigned Thursday in U.S. District Court in White Plains and charged with robbing gas ...

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  13. Federal Funds for Mahopac-Based Program Fighting Sexual Abuse and Domestic ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Patch.com

    A program serving northern Westchester and Putnam counties has won federal grant money for services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. The Putnam/Northern Westchester Womens Resource Center will receive $35,252 to fund stipends for a sexual assault nurse examiners and services for sexual assault victims.

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  14. Vermont Comcast Customers Can Now Turn Devices In Their Home Into a TVRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Freshnews

    ... in-home streaming and X1 DVR with cloud technology were announced today in Connecticut; Western Massachusetts; Putnam County, New York and Vermont. They are also available in Atlanta, Augusta, Baltimore, Boston, the greater Chicago area, Houston, ...

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  15. Arrest Of 'Bicycle Bandit' Ends Rash Of Robberies In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Hastings Daily Voice

    ... Ossining, Mount Kisco , Scarsdale and Eastchester in Westchester County as well as Deli Land in Kent, Putnam County. Bernard Kilkenny, 34, of Wappinger, N.Y., was arraigned Thursday in U.S. District Court in White Plains and charged with robbing gas ...

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  16. Man, 74, Is Accused Of Sexually Abusing 5-Year-Old In CarmelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Croton Daily Voice

    CARMEL, N.Y. A 74-year-old New York City man was arrested in connection to the purported sexual abuse of a 5-year-old child, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's office. William R. Kilichowski surrendered himself to the sheriff's office on Dec. 9. He was charged with sexual abuse in the first degree and released without bail pending a future appearance in court.

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  17. Settlement reached in NYC reservoir pollutionRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Empire State News

    NEW YORK A legal agreement with a Putnam County landowner to clean up an illegal landfill that discharged pollution into the Croton Falls Reservoir was announced by Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and New York City Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Emily Lloyd. The agreement requires the landowner, Gary Prato, to clean up the site and pay $245,000 in penalties.

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  18. Man, 74, Is Accused Of Sexually Abusing Child In CarmelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Cortlandt Daily Voice

    CARMEL, N.Y. A 74-year-old New York City man was arrested in connection to the purported sexual abuse of a 5-year-old child, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's office. William R. Kilichowski surrendered himself to the sheriff's office on Dec. 9. He was charged with sexual abuse in the first degree and released without bail pending a future appearance in court.

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  19. 'Bicycle Bandit' Arrest Ends Rash Of Westchester RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

    ... Ossining, Mount Kisco , Scarsdale and Eastchester in Westchester County as well as Deli Land in Kent, Putnam County. Bernard Kilkenny, 34, of Wappinger, N.Y., was arraigned Thursday in U.S. District Court in White Plains and charged with robbing gas ...

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  20. 'Bicycle Bandit' Arrest Ends Rash Of Robberies In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Pleasantville Daily Voice

    ... Ossining, Mount Kisco , Scarsdale and Eastchester in Westchester County as well as Deli Land in Kent, Putnam County. Bernard Kilkenny, 34, of Wappinger, N.Y., was arraigned Thursday in U.S. District Court in White Plains and charged with robbing gas ...

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