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  1. 'Pretty In Pink' Actor Debuts New Novel, Plans Westchester Appearance

    SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Who knew?"Pretty in Pink" actor Andrew McCarthy, who's also appeared in "St. Elmo’s Fire," and "Less Than Zero" has a new young adult book out -- his first novel.The television director ("Orange is the New Black" and "The Blacklist"), and award-winning travel writer will be a…
  2. Vote: Squire's In Briarcliff Manor Ranks Among DVlicious Burger Finalists

    BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y. -- Any way you flip it, the burger is one of America’s favorite foods. We asked for your top picks in the county; five finalists are in the running and have been profiled this week.Who will win? It’s up to you, so let your fingers do the clicking. Voting ends 4 p.m. Tuesday…
  3. Study Reveals Where Westchester Ranks In Abortions Among NY's 62 Counties

    Westchester County's abortion rate is ranked 23rd among the New York's 62 counties in a state Health Department study of 2014 statistics. Westchester's ratio was 254.4 abortions per 1,000 live births compared to the statewide ratio of 400.2 abortions.Just across the Hudson River, Rockland County…
  4. Man Impersonating Officer Robs Victim At Gunpoint On Taconic Parkway

    New York State police are searching for a man who impersonated a police officer and robbed a driver at gunpoint early Wednesday on the Taconic Parkway, according to state police.The incident occurred around 6:20 a.m. when the victim was stopped on the shoulder of the parkway just south of…
  5. Iona Prep Students Meet With Former DNC Communications Director

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – The former communications director for the Democratic National Committee stopped by Iona Preparatory Upper School earlier this month to discuss the 2016 campaign with the school’s Political Science Club.Adam Hodge, a 2000 graduate of the preparatory high school, spoke to the…
  6. The College of New Rochelle Launches Search for 14th President

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. --  The College of New Rochelle (CNR) has formed a new Presidential Search Committee to help select the college’s next president, CNR recently announced. The 17-member committee representing many constituent groups will be chaired by Board of Trustees member Christine LaSala, a…
  7. Cuomo, Faso Clash Over Proposed State Takeover Of Counties' Medicaid Costs

    U.S. Rep. John Faso and Gov. Andrew Cuomo have repeatedly traded barbs this week over the congressman's proposal for the federal government to force the state to take over counties' shares of Medicaid payments.Faso, a Republican whose district includes northern Dutchess County and spans a wide…
  8. Man Impersonating Officer Robs Victim At Gunpoint On Taconic Parkway

    New York State police are searching for a man who impersonated a police officer and robbed a driver at gunpoint early Wednesday on the Taconic Parkway, according to state police.The incident occurred around 6:20 a.m. when the victim was stopped on the shoulder of the parkway just south of…
  9. Burke, Blythedale Research Partnership Called 'Marriage Made In Heaven'

    Two medical organizations in Westchester have formed a partnership they say could offer hope to children with neurological diseases.White Plains-based Winifred Masterson Burke Medical Research Institute and Blythedale Children’s Hospital in Valhalla are getting together to pool their knowledge a…
  10. New Rochelle Mayor Bramson: Mayors Stand Against AHCA

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson signed off on a letter speaking out against the proposed American Health Care Act. Bramson joined a coalition of mayors speaking out against the measure that would effectively "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act put in place under f…
  11. Iona Announces Launch of Hynes Institute for Entrepreneurship, Innovation

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Iona College recently announced plans to endow a visionary institute for entrepreneurs and innovative thinking as part its continued efforts to prepare students for new careers in a global economy defined by constant change. The plan comes on the heels of Iona tripling its…
  12. Iona College Holding Cancer-Fighting 'Relay For Life' Event

    Hundreds, if not thousands, of folks will be lacing up their running shoes this spring all over Westchester to help fight a deadly disease.The American Cancer Society says that 13 Relay for Life events have been scheduled for May 20 through June 19.The community-led events will be held in:…
  13. Does Bundling Up Prevent A Cold? CareMount Doctor Tackles Seasonal Myths

    With some of the mildest temperatures on record, this past winter was anything but ordinary. As we transition from winter to spring, and snow melts once and for all, the change in temperature can cause many people to catch a common cold. Why does this happen around the change of seasons, and how…