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  1. Real Estate Entrepreneur Kevin Dillon, 46, Of Eastchester

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Thomas "Kevin" Dillon, 46, of Eastchester, died on Monday, May 22.Born in West Islip, to Thomas J. and the late Mary Kathryn "Kay" (Keilman) Dillon, Dillon was known locally as a real estate entrepreneur.He married his wife, Eileen (White) Dillon in 2006, moving to…
  2. College Students Make 'Green Connection' With Academics And Business

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Students in Westchester Community College's newly formed Sustainability Club have been "thinking green" in more ways than one.The club's formation is the latest effort to improve sustainability and environmental consciousness on campus, while saving the school and lo…
  3. Memorial Day Traffic Will Be Worst In More Than Decade, AAA Says

    The Memorial Day Weekend is expected to be the busiest in more than a decade for travelers in the Hudson Valley and around the nation.Considered the unofficial start of the summer, this year’s holiday weekend should see nearly 40 million Americans traveling more than 50 miles away from home to ce…
  4. Hudson Valley School Districts Honored For Music Education

    The schools in the Lower Hudson Valley know how to make beautiful music.The National Association of Music Merchants Foundation honored school districts for their outstanding music education programs. The awards program recognizes outstanding efforts by teachers, administrators, parents, students …
  5. Saw Mill River Parkway Closures Announced

    Motorists traveling on the Saw Mill River Parkway next week may see delays as road closures are expected to begin on Wednesday as the county continues work on the Ashford Avenue Project.Beginning on the evening of Wednesday, May 31, and continuing through the following morning, closures are…
  6. Grilling Tips You Need To Know: Westchester Pro Says Season It!

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Barbecue on Memorial Day is as American as apple pie. So, to keep your weekend "hot," (no pun intended), we went to the folks behind  Mighty Quinn’s BBQ now at Savor at The Westchester.Co-Founder and Pitmaster Hugh Mangum is all about the value of smoke, spices, and time—the …
  7. Best Summer Beach Reads: Westchester Bookstore Owner Shares 9 Titles

    POUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Ready to stack up on your summer reads?Susan Williamson, the owner of Booksy Galore in Pound Ridge suggests the following.Adult Picks"Into the Water" by Paula Hawkins: Hawkins enraptured us with "Girl on the Train" and she’s back with a page-turning summer thriller. Two wo…
  8. New Rochelle Ready For Memorial Day Celebrations

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Westchester County residents will have plenty of ways to celebrate Memorial Day and honor those who have served.Saturday, May 27: Eastchester: The Eastchester/Tuckahoe Veterans Ceremony Committee will host a special ceremony that will feature the reading of the names a…
  9. New Rochelle Man Among Four Charged In Connection With String Of Robberies

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A fourth suspect is facing an attempted murder charge after being apprehended following a multi-jurisdictional investigation into a fatal shooting in southern Westchester.Allen Copeland Jr., 21, has been charged with attempted murder for his role in a series of recent…
  10. New Rochelle Track Team Shines At Prestigious National Event

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - The New Rochelle High School girls’ track team came, saw and conquered, winning big at the prestigious Glenn D. Loucks Games at White Plains High School.At the 50th anniversary of the meet - which attracted nearly 3,500 athletes from 255 schools in nine states - the squad f…
  11. Two Suspects Charged In Connection With Fatal Mount Vernon Shooting

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A pair of men have been accused of fatally shooting a 24-year-old man in Mount Vernon earlier this week.Mount Vernon resident Eric Lee and New Rochelle resident Sincere Smith were arraigned in Mount Vernon City Court this week on a felony charge of second-degree…
  12. ID Released For Man Struck, Killed By Train At Metro-North Station

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - The MTA Police have released the identity of the man who was fatally struck by a train near the Metro-North station in Hartsdale on Sunday in an apparent suicide.At approximately 2:45 p.m. on Sunday afternoon, an unauthorized man on the tracks was struck by a…
  13. Suspect Nabbed In Westchester Robbery Spree

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A 20-year-old man is facing charges in multiple Westchester County municipalities for his role in this week's armed robbery spree, police said on Thursday.On Wednesday, John Oquendo from the Bronx was charged with a felony count of first-degree robbery in Yonkers after…
  14. Burke Announces Honorees For Annual Awards Dinner

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Burke Rehabilitation Hospital is honoring those who make a difference at its annual Burke Award Dinner.The dinner will be held June 8 at 6 p.m. at Brae Burn Country Club at 39 Brae Burn Drive, Purchase, NY.Burke is honoring Barbara Rubin Kessler and Steven Kessler,…
  15. Students Launching Westchester Food App

    ARMONK, N.Y. -- A group of Byram Hills sophomores are hoping to revolutinize the way Westchester residents get their food.The students have started WestchesterEats, a mobile app that allows people to order food, make reservations and find more information about restaurants in Westchester.The app…