PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Port Chester last week:
- Drivers in Westchester County and throughout New York State could face tougher fines and penalties if caught texting and driving.
- The former general manager of the Rye Golf Club pleaded guilty on Thursday to grand larceny and two other felony charges stemming from years of thefts and falsified business records.
- For the ‘First Meal’ of Hudson Valley Restaurant Week, Patrick Hooker who heads up New York State’s Taste New York Program, Natasha Caputo the president of the Westchester County Tourism Bureau and Janet Crawshaw the founder of HVRW joined executive chef Andy Nusser at Mario Batali’s Tarry Lodge, 18 Mill St. in Port Chester .
- State police made two drunken driving arrests and issued 14 violations for speeding and unlawful cell phone use as part of a Halloween night DWI detail with the Westchester County and Greenburgh police departments on Friday.