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  1. Firefighters Battle Two-Alarm Blaze On King Street In Port Chester

    Firefighters Battle Two-Alarm Blaze On King Street In Port Chester

    This story has been updated.WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Firefighters rushed to the scene of a two-alarm fire on King Street in Port Chester in which a dog may be trapped inside.The fire started around 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, at a two-story home located at 340 King St.Multiple fire departments responded to help douse the flames that could be seen shooting from numerous second-story ...

  2. 21-Year-Old Running Over, Killing Teen, FedEx Scheme Top Westchester News

    21-Year-Old Running Over, Killing Teen, FedEx Scheme Top Westchester News

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Two stories topped the news of the week including the death of a teen in Yonkers by a man she knew and the arrest of two FedEx employees in a package stealing scheme. A 21-year-old Yonkers man has been charged with felony manslaughter after running over a 16-year-old girl and killing her following an argument on Nepperhan Avenue, according to the Yonkers ...

  3. Graswald Enjoys Steak, Martini At Westchester Eatery After Release

    Graswald Enjoys Steak, Martini At Westchester Eatery After Release

    Hours after she walked out of prison a free woman on Thursday, Angelika Graswalk, aka, "the Kayak Killer," enjoyed a martini and a steak lunch at a Mount Kisco eatery, according to the New York Post.The 37-year-old Latvian immigrant, who admitted to watching her fiancé drown in the Hudson River, enjoyed the lunch with her two attorneys, including Richard Portale, and two ...

  4. Two Suffer Burns At Westchester Bakery

    Two Suffer Burns At Westchester Bakery

    This story has been updated.Two sub-contractors received severe burns after being exposed to a chemical at a Westchester bakery, according to the Yonkers Fire Department.The incident took place around 10:40 a.m., Friday, with two sub-contractors performing work at the bakery receiving burns at the Greyston Bakery at 104 Alexander St. in Yonkers, according to Yonkers Deputy Fire ...

  5. Heads Up, Hudson Valley: Christmas Tree Syndrome May Cause Illness

    Heads Up, Hudson Valley: Christmas Tree Syndrome May Cause Illness

    Bringing home a live Christmas tree marks the beginning of the holiday season, but for many, live trees can also mark the beginning of weeks of suffering for those with allergy and asthma problems, a new study found.Dubbed the "Christmas Tree Syndrome," the "illness" can cause wheezing, allergic reactions, coughing, and other symptoms, all from the mold found in live ...

  6. 'Kayak Killer' 'Ready To Begin Reconstructing Her Life,' Says Lawyer

    'Kayak Killer' 'Ready To Begin Reconstructing Her Life,' Says Lawyer

    Angelika Graswald walked out of the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility for Women on Thursday a free woman, just two months after being sentenced for the criminally negligent homicide of her fiance, Vincent Viafore."She is ready to take a big breath of fresh air and begin reconstructing her life," said her attorney Richard Portale. "It's going to be rough for her. It's ...

  7. Man Ran Over, Killed Teen Girl After Argument In Westchester, Police Say

    Man Ran Over, Killed Teen Girl After Argument In Westchester, Police Say

    A 21-year-old Yonkers man has been charged with felony manslaughter after running over a 16-year-old girl and killing her following an argument on Nepperhan Avenue, according to the Yonkers Police.The killing took place at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday, when police responded to a call for a dispute in the vicinity in the area of Neppherhan and Ashburton avenues, said Dean Politopoulos.   When ...

  8. John Jay Students Vote To Keep 'Indians' Nickname

    John Jay Students Vote To Keep 'Indians' Nickname

    John Jay High School in Cross River will retain the "Indians" mascot after more than 58 percent of students voted to keep the current nickname, according to school officials."Campus Congress is congratulated for taking the initiative and seeking to engage their peers in issues of importance to them," said Principal Steven Siciliano. "It is important to reiterate ...

  9. Woman Fatally Struck In Yonkers May Have Known Suspect, Reports Say

    Woman Fatally Struck In Yonkers May Have Known Suspect, Reports Say

    A young woman who was hit and killed by a car around 10 a.m. Wednesday may have known her killer, according to News 12.The scene where the woman was run down at 354 Nepperhan Ave., has become an emotional crime scene as family members and friends gather to mourn, the news outlet said.News 12 is also reporting that a suspect is in custody.Yonkers police, who are on scene investigating ...

  10. Woman Killed After Being Struck By Car In Yonkers

    Woman Killed After Being Struck By Car In Yonkers

    This story has been updated.Yonkers police are asking motorists to avoid the area near Nepperhan Avenue as police investigate the death of a woman who was struck by a car.The incident took place around 10 a.m., Wednesday, on Nepperhan Avenue near Ashburton Avenue, according to Yonkers Police Spokesman Sgt. Dean Politipoulos. The victim and the driver of the car reportedly knew one ...

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