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William Louis-Dreyfus, Bedford Businessman, 84

William Louis-Dreyfus, Bedford Businessman, 84
BEDFORD, N.Y. -- William Louis-Dreyfus, 84, of Bedford, a billionaire business mogul and the father of actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus, died Friday, Sept. 16.

Known locally as a generous philanthropist and art-collector who gave away much of his fortune to needy organizations such as The Harlem Childr...

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Dr. Anthony P. Balchunas, 96, Practiced Medicine In Rye, Port Chester

Dr. Anthony P. Balchunas, 96, Practiced Medicine In Rye, Port Chester

RYE, N.Y. -- Dr. Anthony P. Balchunas, of Westminster, Colo. and formerly of Rye and Greenwich, Conn., died Aug. 22 at the age of 96. "Bal," as he was known by friends and family, was bor...

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Gene Wilder, 83, Of 'Blazing Saddles,' 'Willy Wonka' Dies At Stamford Home

Gene Wilder, 83, Of 'Blazing Saddles,' 'Willy Wonka' Dies At Stamford Home

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Stamford resident Gene Wilder, who appeared in "Blazing Saddles" and "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," among other films, died Monday from complications of Alzhe...

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Community Mourns Sudden Loss Of Popular Westchester Student

Community Mourns Sudden Loss Of Popular Westchester Student

IRVINGTON, N.Y. -- The Irvington community is mourning the tragic loss of 17-year-old Tyler Rosenberg, who died while hiking during a family vacation at a waterfall in Vermont on Thursday...

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Steven Hill, 'Law & Order' Actor, Hudson Valley Resident, Dies At 94

Steven Hill, 'Law & Order' Actor, Hudson Valley Resident, Dies At 94

Longtime Hudson Valley resident Steven Hill, a well-known actor who left an impression with his lasting role as a crusty district attorney in the New York City television series "Law &amp...

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Former White Plains Resident, 23, Dies After Struggle With Addiction

Former White Plains Resident, 23, Dies After Struggle With Addiction

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Samuel Alexander Bolen, 23, formerly of Chappaqua, and most recently of South Salem and White Plains, died on April 29 in San Clemente, Calif. Bolen died afte...

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Sports World Mourns Death Of ESPN Anchor John Saunders Of Westchester

Sports World Mourns Death Of ESPN Anchor John Saunders Of Westchester

HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- ESPN broadcaster John Saunders, a resident of Hastings-on-Hudson, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, according to multiple reports. He was 61. The Santa Monica Ob...

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Robert Charles Poccia, 71, Port Chester Native

MAMARONECK, N.Y. -- Robert Charles “Bob” Poccia, of Little River, S.C., formerly of Mamaroneck, died Monday, July 18. He was 71. He was born in Port Chester to Louis and Elizabeth Doria Poccia. He was a veteran of the...

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'Killing Fields' Journalist Sydney Schanberg Dies In Hudson Valley

'Killing Fields' Journalist Sydney Schanberg Dies In Hudson Valley

POUGHKEEPSIE, N. Y. -- Sydney H. Schanberg, who earned a place in history with his chronicles of war-torn Cambodia in the 1970s for The New York Times, died Saturday in Poughkeepsie, The ...

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'Messenger To Mankind' Elie Wiesel Dies At 87

'Messenger To Mankind' Elie Wiesel Dies At 87

Elie Wiesel, the Nobel Peace Prize winner dubbed the "messenger to mankind" for his dignified writings about the horrors of the Holocaust, died Saturday. He was 87. “In the darkness of th...

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Roger A. Sage, 56, Port Chester Native

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. —Roger A. Sage, 56, of Poughkeepsie, passed away Monday, June 20, 2016 at his home. Born Dec. 12, 1959, in Port Chester, he was the son of Robert R. and Grace P. Davis Sage Sr. He served in the U.S....

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Bruce E. Melillo, 81, Port Chester Native

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. – Bruce E. Melillo, of New York City, died Saturday, June 18, at his home in Manhattan. He was 81. The son of Nick and Sue Melillo, he was born and raised in Port Chester with his sisters, Patricia ...

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Frank Gabriel Sr., 80, Port Chester Resident

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. – Frank Gabriel Sr., 80, of Port Chester, died Saturday, June 18.He was the father of Theresa (Robert) Jones and Frank Jr. (Danna); grandfather to Robert, Taylor, Zachary, Addison and Carlee; brothe...

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