PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Port Chester this week:
- Port Chester schools have started an investigation of student residency. School officials are taking steps to more actively find out if students from other districts are attending Port Chester schools, even though they may not be residents of the district.
- A 30-year-old Port Chester man was arrested on cocaine-possession charges. Reportedly, he tried to hide 39 bags of cocaine in a can of lubricant, according to a report from lohud.com.
- Police have arrested the man who escaped custody at the Harrison train station Wednesday night.
- Westchester is dealing with the first government shutdown in 17 years after Congress failed to agree on a spending plan.