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  1. Community College Students Say 'Cheerio' For A Fifteenth Straight Year

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- This summer, more than a dozen Westchester Community College students had the opportunity to experience Cambridge University and Old World Europe, thanks to a one-of-a-kind immersion program.The Cambridge Study Abroad Program, now in its fifteenth year, gives university h…
  2. Scarsdale Enters Smart Parking Meter Pilot Program

    SCARSDALE, N.Y. - Parking in Scarsdale is set to get a little smarter, and easier, through a new smart parking meter pilot program that has been proposed by village officials.During the fall, a variety of different new smart parking meters will be installed at the Scarsdale Village Center,…
  3. New Amazon Office In NY Will Create 2,000 Jobs, Gov. Cuomo Says

    Looking to work at Amazon?Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Amazon will be opening a 359,000 square foot administrative office at 5 Manhattan West in midtown, creating 2,000 new jobs in finance, sales, marketing, and information technology. Amazon was given $20 million in tax credits for the…
  4. New Amazon New York Office Will Create 2,000 Jobs, Gov. Cuomo Says

    Looking to work at Amazon?Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Amazon will be opening a 359,000 square foot administrative office at 5 Manhattan West in midtown, creating 2,000 new jobs in finance, sales, marketing, and information technology. Amazon was given $20 million in tax credits for the…
  5. Year-Long Bridge Work To Start Near New Rochelle

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A temporary bridge will be set up adjacent to the East 3rd Street bridge connecting Pelham and Mount Vernon as crews prepare for a year-long reconstruction project on the structure.An alert has been issued by the New York State Department of Transportation to…
  6. Yonkers Man Sentenced For Revenge Murder Of 16-Year-Old After Fistfight

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A gangster from Westchester will serve decades in prison for his role in the murder of a teenage boy.Joon Kim, the acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York announced that Juan “KJ” Martinez has of Yonkers been sentenced in United States dis…
  7. Know The Risks And Symptoms Of Bladder Cancer

    Bladder cancer isn’t a high-profile disease; however, as the fourth most common cancer in the U.S., greater awareness of its risk factors and symptoms could be lifesaving. Fortunately, bladder cancer is highly treatable when detected early.Bladder cancer begins when the cells lining the walls of …
  8. New Rochelle Woman 'Flips' Over HGTV Flea Market Show

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. --  New Rochelle plays a prominent role in an upcoming edition of Emmy Award Winning HGTV's Flea Market Flip.That's because Melissa Panszi Riebe, a local resident, was a contestant, along with her friend Ken Dingledine. The two best friends never thought they'd get on -- Riebe …
  9. Westchester Restaurant Lands On Food & Wine's 'Best' List

    Blue Hill at Stone Barns, in the Mount Pleasant hamlet of Pocantico Hills, is one of the best farm-to-table restaurants in the country, at least according to the experts at Food & Wine Magazine.New York’s thriving farm-to-table movement started with James Beard Award-winning Chef Dan Barber, …
  10. Two Lanes Reopen After Serious Crash With Injuries On I-95 Near I-287

    This story has been updated.Two lanes have reopened on a stretch of southbound I-95 in Westchester after a serious crash initially closed all three lanes Thursday evening.The crash is between Exit I-287 (Exit 21) and Playland Parkway (Exit 19) with traffic backed up to the Connecticut border.The…
  11. Dozens Of Westchester HS Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalists

    More than 150 high school seniors from the Hudson Valley are among the approximately 16,000 semifinalists named Wednesday by the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, which honors top academic ability and potential for college success.The students named as this year's recipients in the 63rd…
  12. Shamoya McKenzie Foundation To Host Gala For Slain Westchester 13-Year-Old

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - The Shamoya McKenzie Foundation is set to host its inaugural fundraising gala to celebrate the memory of the 13-year-old girls basketball star, who was shot and killed in Mount Vernon on New Year’s Eve.The gala is scheduled to be held from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 1…
  13. 'Abundant Acreage Available' Screening At Pelham Picture House

    PELHAM, N.Y. -- Patrons can get a first look at a new film produced by Martin Scorcese at The Picture House in Pelham."Abundant Acreage Available" will be screening at the Picture House on Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. The screening will follow with a discussion with director/writer Angus…
  14. Larchmont Therapist Uses Dog To Help Reach Clients

    LARCHMONT, N.Y. -- Dogs are described as man's best friend. They're also good at therapy too.Colette Lopane of Larchmont-based New Day Vitality has been using her dog Aurora as a therapy dog in her sessions with clients."It allows them to let their guard down," Lopane, a New Rochelle native,…
  15. Westchester BOCES Student Found 'Intoxicated, Unresponsive,' Police Say

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Police and paramedics had to be called to Southern Western BOCES after a student nearly suffered from an overdose.Members of the North Castle Police Department were dispatched to BOCES’ Rye Lake campus on Old Orchard Street in North White Plains shortly after 2:30 p.m. …
  16. Police ID Mamaroneck Man Struck, Killed By Metro-North Train

    The MTA Police Department has released the name of the 57-year-old man from Mamaroneck who was fatally struck by a Metro-North train in White Plains.Shortly after 8 p.m., the 7:29 p.m. northbound train from Grand Central Terminal due to arrive in North White Plains at 8:12 p.m. fatally struck…
  17. Take Your Lumps And Bumps Seriously: Know The Signs And Symptoms Of Sarcoma

    It’s natural to be concerned if you find a new lump or bump on your body. While the odds are that it’s nothing serious, there is a small chance a growth may be a sarcoma, a rare type of cancer that originates in bone and soft tissue. Incredibly uncommon -- sarcomas account for less than one per…
  18. Play Ball! From Opening Day To The OR, WMC Keeps Grandmother Singing

    ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- For Maureen Corallo, a Haverstraw resident, the game doesn't start until she's all warmed up. Known for singing her rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" at events across the region, the grandmother of five takes pride in navigating the song's sometimes difficult …
  19. New Rochelle Mayor Forms Advisory Committee On Immigrant Affairs

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - Days after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the planned dissolution of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson announced the formation of an Advisory Committee on Immigrant Affairs (ACIA) in the city.The mayor said the…
  20. Man Struck, Killed By Metro-North Train

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A man was struck and killed by a Metro-North train in White Plains on Wednesday shortly after 8 p.m., officials said.He was hit by the 7:29 p.m. from Grand Central Terminal that was due in at North White Plains at 8:12 p.m., an MTA spokesman told Daily Voice on Thursday m…