YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Yorktown last week:
- After 19 years in town politics, Councilman Nick Bianco is resigning from the Yorktown Town Board, citing health issues.
- Ossining High School's lockdown Wednesday , which was switched to a lockout later in the school day, was caused by an anonymous social media thread that was made late this morning, according to a letter sent out to parents by Schools Superintendent Raymond Sanchez.
- Jennifer Czarniecki, a Mohegan Lake resident who was crowned Mrs. Westchester in January, was arrested and charged with stealing from the group home where she worked, according to Investigator John Rodriguez of the New York State Police.
- New York State Police charged, Isis M. Hall, 22, an employee of a Cortlandt establishment with serving alcohol to a minor during an underage drinking detail on Thursday, Sept. 18, officials said.
- The amber alert issued by the Putnam County Sheriff's Department just before 11 a.m. Tuesday was rescinded after the child was found unharmed.
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