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  1. 'Superbug' Fungus Menacing New York-Area Hospitals

    A "superbug" fungus has been menacing area hospitals, the Center for Disease Control reports.Candida auris, a harmful form of yeast, is an emerging fungus that presents a serious global health threat. New York health officials on Tuesday revealed new details about the 44 cases in New York — all i…
  2. Pelham Names South Orangetown Educator As New Prospect Hill Principal

    An assistant principal in the South Orangetown School District will be named the new principal of Prospect Hill School in Pelham.Jeannine Carr will be officially appointed at the May 2 Board of Education meeting and begin on July 1.Carr has been assistant principal at William O. Schaefer…
  3. Registered Sex Offender Busted For Child Porn Reports Move In Mount Vernon

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - A registered sex offender accused of possessing and promoting child porn has reported an address change in Mount Vernon.The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert on Tuesday to Westchester County residents regarding the residency of 55-year-old…
  4. Mount Vernon Basketball Stars Set To Take Talents To Division I Level

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - Fresh off of the Parade of Champions for the Mount Vernon boys basketball team, some of the squad’s best and brightest have made it official that they will continue their storied careers next year at the Division I collegiate level.Two Mount Vernon High School seniors - and s…
  5. New Rochelle Board Of Education Approves $260 Million Schools Budget

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - The New Rochelle Board of Education has approved a near $260 million budget for the 2017-2018 academic school year that will be put to a public vote next month.At the latest Board of Education meeting, members unanimously adopted a proposed $259,622,488 spending plan,…
  6. Sal's Or Johnny's? Westchester Pizza Wars Heat Up

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- The Westchester pizza wars are heating up with Sal's in Mamaroneck and Johnny's in Mount Vernon in a close race for the DVlicious best.Recaps on each finalist is below. Grab the Parmesan and keep clicking -- voting ends 4 p.m. Thursday, April 27 and it's still …
  7. I-95 Closed For Pedestrian Fatality

    GREENWICH, Conn. — I-95 southbound was temporarily closed in Greenwich on Tuesday morning due to a pedestrian fatality on the highway, state police said via Twitter. The accident is near Exit 6 in Greenwich, state police said. Traffic was being diverted at Exit 6 and returning to I-95 at Exit 5, …
  8. Mount Vernon Board Of Education Approves $246M Schools Budget For 2017-18

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - The Mount Vernon Board of Education has approved a near $250 million budget for the 2017-2018 academic school year.At the latest Board of Education meeting, members unanimously approved the proposed $246,169,123 spending plan, marking a 3.11 percent ($7,419,288) over last…
  9. 13 Westchester High Schools Among State's Top 50 In New U.S. News Rankings

    Thirteen high schools in Westchester earned Top 50 rankings in New York State in the newly released  2017 U.S. News & World Report High School Rankings.A total of 22 Hudson Valley high schools made the Top 100.Click on the link for each area school ranked in the Top 50 to read U.S. News' d…
  10. Unmarked Patrol Vehicles Will Be Used In State-Wide School Bus Stop Detail

    Law enforcement from across the Hudson Valley and state will be cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses that are picking up or dropping off children on Thursday, April 27 during Operation Safe Stop.The officers will be using marked and unmarked patrol vehicles on select bus…
  11. Rash Of Car Thefts, Break-Ins Hits Epidemic Levels In Westchester, DA Says

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Westchester County officials are urging residents to lock up their cars following an epidemic of vehicle thefts and larcenies from unlocked, parked cars.In recent months, victims have reported items such as loose change, electronics, and sunglasses that have been…
  12. 'Suspicious' Wandering Woman Arrested For DWI In Westchester

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A woman from Pleasantville was arrested in Scarsdale over the weekend after police on patrol spotted her leaving her car and perusing village properties after allegedly drinking and driving.At approximately 2:15 a.m. on Sunday, April 23, police were conducing auto…
  13. Westchester Blogger Helps Busy Moms Navigate Parenthood

    YONKERS, N.Y. -- Need some mom advice? Andrea Worthington hopes to steer you in the right direction. The Yonkers mom of two took over BabyGot Chat in Fall 2016 after being a guest blogger for a year. The site, launched in 2015, was originally created as a forum for parents with a strong cl…
  14. Want To Do Dinner Better? Westchester Mom Has A New Meal Service Solution

    LARCHMONT, N.Y. -- A mom (and homegrown chef) who values the ritual of the nightly family dinner but understands the challenges -- she has two small kids -- has started a new healthy, organic, locally-sourced meal-kit delivery service for families in lower Westchester.Simpy Gather is the …
  15. New Rochelle Will See Drenching Rain Before Late-Week Warmup

    A coastal storm moving up from the southeast U.S. toward the area will bring with it drenching rain until early Wednesday.Tuesday morning will be rainy and cool with a high temperature hovering around 50 degrees.Rain is expected to become heavy late in the afternoon Tuesday, with the rain…
  16. Metro-North Employees Cited For Saving Colleague’s Life

    Metro-North Railroad recognized five employees on Monday for saving a colleague who suffered a heart attack at the railroad’s Brewster Yard last month. MTA President Joseph Giulietti thanked the employees for their actions during a meeting of the MTA Board’s Metro-North Railroad Committee.The eve…
  17. New Details Emerge In Masked Men's Scarsdale Home Invasion

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Additional details have been released regarding last week's home invasion that awoke a Scarsdale husband and wife when a pair of masked men were rummaging through their home.Shortly before 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 19,  a Berwick Road woman was woken up by a loud n…
  18. Storm Heading Up Coast Will Bring Drenching Rain To New Rochelle

    A coastal storm moving up from the southeast U.S. toward the area will bring with it drenching rain that will arrive late Monday and last until early Wednesday.Rain is expected to arrive after 11 p.m. Monday night. The overnight low will be in the mid-40s.Tuesday morning will be rainy and cool…
  19. New Rochelle Receives $3.5M Grant For Quaker Ridge Road Improvements

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - New Rochelle has received more than $3.5 million to make improvements on Quaker Ridge Road that will allow for increased roadway safety and additional access for cyclists and pedestrians.On Monday, it was announced that New Rochelle has been named a recipient of a $3,518,638…
  20. Woman Stopped By Police For 'Showing' Trump's $19M Westchester Estate

    BEDFORD, N.Y. - A Carmel woman was stopped by police in Bedford for repeatedly driving back and forth in front of  President Donald Trump’s $19-million, 30-acre Seven Springs estate on Oregon Road.Shortly after 11:30 a.m. on Monday, April 10, a Bedford police officer on patrol on Oregon Road st…