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  1. Car Crashes Through Fence, Onto Metro-North Train Platform In Westchester

    Car Crashes Through Fence, Onto Metro-North Train Platform In Westchester

    An 82-year-old driver slammed through a guardrail, fencing, railing and almost hit a tree before partially landing on the Fleetwood Metro-North train station platform after losing control of his car.According to Mount Vernon Deputy Police Chief Roy Hastings, the incident occurred around 11:45 a.m. Friday as the Bronxville man was traveling westbound on West Grand Street toward the ...

  2. Driver Dies After Suffering Serious Injury In Yorktown Crash

    Driver Dies After Suffering Serious Injury In Yorktown Crash

    Click here for an updated story: ID Released For Man Killed In Crash On Taconic State ParkwayA man was killed Friday when he lost control of his vehicle and slammed into a tree, according to the New York State Police.The single-vehicle crash occurred around 8 a.m. Friday on the southbound Taconic State Parkway at Exit 11 (Route 134) in Yorktown near the Northern Westchester/Putnam ...

  3. HS Senior Killed When Car Slams Into Tree In Hudson Valley

    HS Senior Killed When Car Slams Into Tree In Hudson Valley

    An area high school senior known for his humor and kindness was killed in a single-vehicle crash when his car hit a tree.John West III, 17, was killed around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday after police said that he lost control of his 2003 Toyota on Route 208 in Blooming Grove in Orange County.Washingtonville High School posted a letter, Thursday on the district’s website, notifying staff and ...

  4. Man Dies From Injuries In Taconic Parkway Crash In Yorktown

    Man Dies From Injuries In Taconic Parkway Crash In Yorktown

    Click here for an updated story: ID Released For Man Killed In Crash On Taconic State ParkwayA man was killed Friday when he lost control of his vehicle and slammed into a tree, according to the New York State Police.The single-vehicle crash occurred around 8 a.m. Friday on the southbound Taconic State Parkway at Exit 11 (Route 134) in Yorktown near the Northern Westchester/Putnam ...

  5. Trader Joe's, With Westchester Stores, Ranks No. 2 For Best Places To Work

    Trader Joe's, With Westchester Stores, Ranks No. 2 For Best Places To Work

    For those out there hating their job, "Forbes" Magzine has come out with their Top 100 employers to work for and the No. 2 best place to work happens to have several locations right in the area.Traders Joe's with its easy, breezy setting and apparently, bosses, came in second on the magazine's list that included an exhaustive survey nationally of employees including the likes ...

  6. Man Threatened To Kill Wife, Child By Driving Off Cliff In Area, Police Say

    Man Threatened To Kill Wife, Child By Driving Off Cliff In Area, Police Say

    With his 4-year-old daughter pleading with him from the backseat of a car, an Orange County man threatened to kill the little girl and her mother by driving off a cliff following a series of domestic violence incidents, police said.Warwick police said August Melish, 37, had beaten his wife the day before on April 22 at the family’s home in Greenwood Lake, said Lt. Thomas ...

  7. Mahopac Brush Fire Sandwiched On Tree Line Threatens Home

    Mahopac Brush Fire Sandwiched On Tree Line Threatens Home

    Mahopac firefighters spent several hours battling a fire located behind a home on Shinaya Court located near a heavily wooded tree line.The call for the fire came in around 3 p.m. Wednesday with the department responding within minutes, Chief Bill Nikisher was quick to call for reinforcements.Mahopac firefighters tried to sandwich the fire between the trucks but the tree line proved too ...

  8. Ossining School District Installs Strobe Lights As Security Measure

    Ossining School District Installs Strobe Lights As Security Measure

    In an effort to keep students, parents, and visitors to Ossining schools safe during emergencies, the district has installed a new safety measure at a time when school shootings are becoming commonplace. According to Raymond Sanchez, superintendent of the Ossining School District, the district has installed blue strobe lights on the exterior of all buildings districtwide that will alert ...

  9. Drive To Raise Funds For Funeral Expenses Of Deceased Westchester Toddler

    Drive To Raise Funds For Funeral Expenses Of Deceased Westchester Toddler

    Good hearted residents and friends of the slain Mamaroneck toddler who died on Saturday during a domestic dispute have started a GoFundMe page to help her father, Steven Boyd, cover funeral expenses.Gabriella' Boyd died tragically when police were called to a domestic incident involving her knife-wielding mother at the 2 1/2-year-old girl's grandmother's home.Police found Gabriella ...

  10. Hutchinson River Parkway Drawbridge Reopens After Hours-Long Closure

    Hutchinson River Parkway Drawbridge Reopens After Hours-Long Closure

    New update:The Hutchinson River Parkway drawbridge near the Westchester/Bronx border reopened around 7 p.m. Wednesday after a closure of around three hours led to gridlock and detoured traffic.Hutch southbound traffic in Westchester was diverted in New Rochelle to the westbound Cross County Parkway. The Cross County Parkway eastbound ramp to the southbound Hutch was also closed. Earlier ...

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