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Will Westchester Have 'Almost Presidential Museum' For Chappaqua's Clinton?

Will Westchester Have 'Almost Presidential Museum' For Chappaqua's Clinton?

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Greenburgh Supervisor Paul Feiner suggested on Sunday that an "Almost Presidential Museum Library" be created to recognize the contributions of Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton and four other presidential candidates who won the popular vote but lost the Electoral ...

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Astorino Names Three 'Major' Cuomo 'Fake News' Stories In Tarrytown Speech

Astorino Names Three 'Major' Cuomo 'Fake News' Stories In Tarrytown Speech

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino said 2017 has begun with plenty of "fake news coming out of Albany" as outlined in this week's State of the State speeches by ...

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Astorino Reaffirms Plans To Seek Final, 3rd Term As Westchester County Exec

Astorino Reaffirms Plans To Seek Final, 3rd Term As Westchester County Exec

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- While no formal announcement has been made, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino continues to make it clear he is running for a third term in 2017. Astorino sai...

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'Shameless' Cuomo Has Launched 2020 Presidential Campaign, Astorino Says

'Shameless' Cuomo Has Launched 2020 Presidential Campaign, Astorino Says

This story has been updated. Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and other critics of Andrew Cuomo said the governor's State of the State speeches are a clear indication he's alread...

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Cuomo Proposes New Trailway, Better Bridges In Hudson Valley State Of State

Cuomo Proposes New Trailway, Better Bridges In Hudson Valley State Of State

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo dreamed big on Tuesday during his State of the State speech at SUNY Purchase.  The resident of New Castle proposed a 750-mile trailway linkin...

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Protesters Picket Cuomo Before State Of State Speech At SUNY Purchase

Protesters Picket Cuomo Before State Of State Speech At SUNY Purchase

HARRISON, N.Y. -- Dozens of protesters are expected to express their opposition to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to subsidize failing Upstate electric power plants before his State of the Stat...

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Westchester Legislators Vote To Ban Gun Shows On County Property

Westchester Legislators Vote To Ban Gun Shows On County Property

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Westchester County's Board of Legislators narrowly passed legislation Monday night that bans gun shows on county property. But the 9-8 vote is too late to stop a gun...

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Galef Presents Forum On Popular Vote, Electoral College In Croton

Galef Presents Forum On Popular Vote, Electoral College In Croton

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. – Longtime Assemblywoman Sandy Galef, D-Ossining, will be leading a panel discussion on the Electoral College and the popular vote in Croton this week. The public m...

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Lowey Praises Deal To Close Indian Point Nuclear Power Plants By 2021

Lowey Praises Deal To Close Indian Point Nuclear Power Plants By 2021

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey (D-Rockland/Westchester), praised the deal made public on Friday that Entergy will permanently close the Indian Point nuclear power plant...

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Sen. Murphy 'Shocked' By Surprise Agreement To Shut Indian Point By 2021

Sen. Murphy 'Shocked' By Surprise Agreement To Shut Indian Point By 2021

Early reaction to the proposed permanent closing of Indian Point's nuclear reactors by 2021 has been met with a mix of shock, disappointment as well as praise. State Sen. Terrence Murphy ...

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Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton Being Urged To Run For NYC Mayor, Reports Say

Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton Being Urged To Run For NYC Mayor, Reports Say

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. -- Speculation is growing in some political circles that Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton may be considering making a run for New York City mayor next year, according to multip...

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Astorino: 'Secret Deal' To Shut Indian Point 'Potentially Catastrophic'

Astorino: 'Secret Deal' To Shut Indian Point  'Potentially Catastrophic'

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Indian Point's two active nuclear power plants will close by April 2021 under an agreement confirmed Friday by Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, who s...

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