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Former MLB Pitcher, Rye Resident Ralph Branca, Dies

Former MLB Pitcher, Rye Resident Ralph Branca, Dies

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Ralph Branca, a native of Mount Vernon and the pitcher who served up Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World" Home Run, died on Wednesday morning, according to multiple reports. Branca was 90. 

The death was announced by Branca's son-in-law and former New York ...

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Dr. John F. Salimbene, Scarsdale Physician, 85

Dr. John F. Salimbene, Scarsdale Physician, 85

SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Dr. John F. Salimbene, a longtime Scarsdale family physician, died Sunday, Dec. 4, at his home. He was 85. Salimbene was killed in a fire at the Boulevard residence, wh...

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Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died on Thursday, according to multiple reports. Glenn was 95.  Glenn had been battling health issues since suffering a stroke and had b...

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Services Scheduled For Scarsdale Doctor Who Died In House Fire

Services Scheduled For Scarsdale Doctor Who Died In House Fire

SCARSDALE, N.Y. --  Funeral services have been set for Dr. John Salimbene who perished in a fire that ripped through the family's Scarsdale Boulevard home Sunday afternoon on his 85th bir...

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Funeral Held For Ardsley Nun Killed In Central Avenue Crash

Funeral Held For Ardsley Nun Killed In Central Avenue Crash

ARDSLEY, N.Y. -- Sister Monica Masterson, who died after an automobile accident in Yonkers last weekend, was remembered at a funeral service at St. Dominic's convent in Blauvelt, accordin...

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Funeral Services Scheduled For Westchester Sales Associate, 26

Funeral Services Scheduled For Westchester Sales Associate, 26

Funeral services have been scheduled for Joseph "Joey" Comunale, who worked in Westchester as a sales associate and who was the victim of a homicide on Sunday, Nov. 13. He was 26. He was ...

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Award-Winning Journalist Henry (Hank) Walter, 88, Westchester Resident

Award-Winning Journalist Henry (Hank) Walter, 88, Westchester Resident

Award-winning journalist Hank Walter of Westchester died on Nov. 17, 2016 after a brief illness. He was 88.  He was born in Philadelphia on November 18, 1927 to Anton and Ida Walter. He w...

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Man Killed In Crash Near High School Was Port Chester Native, Golf Pro

Man Killed In Crash Near High School Was Port Chester Native, Golf Pro

SOMERS, N.Y. -- A Somers man who was involved in a three-vehicle accident that involved two school buses on Monday, Oct. 31 has died, state police said Monday. Martin Nolletti Jr., 60, of...

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Margaret Manion, 93, Former Port Chester Resident

Margaret Manion, 93, Former Port Chester Resident

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. — Margaret "Peggy" Carlucci Salowey Manion, of West Caldwell and formerly of Montclair, N.J. and Port Chester, passed away Nov. 5 at the age of 93. Many lives were bles...

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Rye High School Graduate, 20, Dies In Tragic Accident

Rye High School Graduate, 20, Dies In Tragic Accident

RYE, N.Y. -- Jack Usry, 20, a 2014 graduate of Rye High School, "tragically died in an accident in NYC," according to an email sent out by Rye High School Principal Patricia Taylor. "It i...

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Norman Brokaw, 89, Larchmont Native, Agent For Marilyn Monroe, Others

Norman Brokaw, 89, Larchmont Native, Agent For Marilyn Monroe, Others

Norman Brokaw, a native of Manhattan and Larchmont and well-known longtime William Morris agent who took credit for introducing Marilyn Monroe to baseball legend Joe DiMaggio, died Saturd...

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