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  1. Search On For Ossining Teen Missing Since Dec. 11

    Search On For Ossining Teen Missing Since Dec. 11

    OSSINING, N.Y. -- Authorities in Westchester County, New York City and elsewhere are searching for a 15-year-old Ossining girl missing for more than three weeks.Shilah Carter, whose is to celebrate her 16th birthday on Jan. 8, is believed to have run away on Dec. 11, according to the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services. Authorities believe she may be traveling in the ...

  2. Woman Entered Sing Sing With Drugs, Police Say

    Woman Entered Sing Sing With Drugs, Police Say

    OSSINING, N.Y. -- A 35-year-old Brooklyn woman accused of trying to sneak heroin, cocaine, and several other drugs into Sing Sing prison is facing a host of criminal charges, according to police.Shakeema L. Chavis was arrested by New York State Troopers on Dec. 22 after prison officials found her in possession of heroin and cocaine along with suboxone and synthetic marijuana, according ...

  3. New York's Minimum Wage Now $10 Per Hour In Westchester

    New York's Minimum Wage Now $10 Per Hour In Westchester

    New York State's push toward a $15 minimum wage takes a planned step forward on New Year's Eve Day when a bill signed earlier this year by Gov. Andrew Cuomo takes effect.While deadlines for the full pay increase vary by county and company size, the law requires all businesses in New York to increase their minimum wage from $8.75 per hour beginning on Saturday.In Westchester, Nassau and ...

  4. New York's Minimum Wage Increase Will Go Into Effect

    New York's Minimum Wage Increase Will Go Into Effect

    New York State's push toward a $15 minimum wage is set to take a planned step forward on New Year's Eve Day when a bill signed earlier this year by Gov. Andrew Cuomo takes effect.While deadlines for the full pay increase vary by county and company size, the law requires all businesses in New York to increase their minimum wage from $8.75 per hour beginning on Dec. 31.In Westchester, ...

  5. New York's Minimum Wage Increase To Take Effect On New Year's Eve

    New York's Minimum Wage Increase To Take Effect On New Year's Eve

    New York State's push toward a $15 minimum wage is set to take a planned step forward this week when a bill signed earlier this year by Gov. Andrew Cuomo takes effect.While deadlines for the full pay increase vary by county and company size, the law requires all businesses in New York to increase their minimum wage from $8.75 per hour beginning on Dec. 31.In Westchester, Nassau and ...

  6. 'Far Too Early' For Talk Of Possible 2018 Gubernatorial Run, Molinaro Says

    'Far Too Early' For Talk Of Possible 2018 Gubernatorial Run, Molinaro Says

    DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. – Though he’s being discussed as a possible Republican candidate in the next gubernatorial race, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro said it’s too soon to speak about his future plans, according to The Daily Freeman.Asked recently about the 2018 race for New York’s governor, outgoing U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson, R-Kinderhook, mentioned Molinaro along with ...

  7. Film About Yorktown Overdose Victim Justin Veatch Draws Interest

    Film About Yorktown Overdose Victim Justin Veatch Draws Interest

    YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. – A film about a musically talented Yorktown Heights teen who died after snorting heroin has received the endorsement of a national organization.“Whispering Spirits,” a film about Justin Veatch’s 2008 death, has been recommended by The National Council of Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD), according to a statement from The Justin Veatch Fund, which said ...

  8. Peekskill Breaks Ground On New Firehouse

    Peekskill Breaks Ground On New Firehouse

    PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Ground was broken Wednesday on a $12 million firehouse that will replace six stations across Peekskill, according to News 12.The new firehouse at Main and Broad streets is expected to be completed in 2018, according to News 12, which reported that the new structure will allow the city to avoid making costly repairs to the six other stations.The new firehouse will ...

  9. United For The Troops Ships 1000 Holiday Care Packages From Shrub Oak

    United For The Troops Ships 1000 Holiday Care Packages From Shrub Oak

    SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Shrub Oak postal employees joined a local charity recently to bring the warmth of the holiday season to troops overseas.According to a statement from United For the Troops, a Carmel-based nonprofit that supports active United States servicemen and women, the postal workers and volunteers packed and shipped 1,000 holiday care packages from the Shrub Oak Post Office one ...

  10. National Group Still Looking For Missing Montrose Man, 31

    National Group Still Looking For Missing Montrose Man, 31

    MONTROSE, N.Y. -- A national organization that highlights cold missing persons cases has again released details about a 31-year-old man who went missing in Montrose more than 30 years ago.Richard Gerald Bayne was 5-feet-6-inches tall and weighed about 170 pounds when he went missing from the Veteran's Administration hospital on May 24, 1984, according to the National Missing & ...

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