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  1. Fall Foliage Season Starts In New York

    Fall Foliage Season Starts In New York

    That breathtaking time of the year when the foliage begins to turn brilliant shades of orange, yellow red has arrived, signaling that fall has arrived. It also means it's a great time to take a trip to a favorite viewing spot to take in the color and soak up the cooler air, pick a pumpkin, and hey, maybe sip some wine or cider.To help make sure you pick a prime viewing spot, or to find ...

  2. ID Released Of Westchester Man, 32, Who Committed Suicide At County Jail

    ID Released Of Westchester Man, 32, Who Committed Suicide At County Jail

    An inmate suicide at the Westchester County Jail is under investigation by correction officials.Gregory Fernandez, 32, of Yonkers, attempted suicide on Aug. 28 and died on Sept. 1, from his injuries, said Justin Pruyne, a spokesman for the Department of Correction.Emergency medical care was provided at the jail, and Fernandez was transported to Westchester Medical Center for further ...

  3. 'It Was Horrible,' Says Eyewitness Of Man's Electrocution Atop Train In Westchester

    'It Was Horrible,' Says Eyewitness Of Man's Electrocution Atop Train In Westchester

    A Fairfield County man who was a passenger on a Metro-North train in Westchester when a man was electrocuted after climbing on the roof of a train said the event was a "horrible" experience.Michael Pellicci, a Stamford resident,  was with a friend after attending the Boston Red Sox/Yankees game at Yankee Stadium when a 24-year-old man jumped on top of the New Haven-bound train ...

  4. CT's First Farm Aid Concert Features Dave Matthews, Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp

    CT's First Farm Aid Concert Features Dave Matthews, Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp

    Area music lovers will be turning out in a big way to help support farmers across the nation by purchasing all of the tickets in less than four hours for Farm Aid 2018 in Hartford.Featuring the likes of Willie Nelson, who founded the event in 1985 along with Neil Young, and John Mellencamp to raise awareness about the loss of family farms and to help save them by raising money, this ...

  5. Hurricane Season: Westchester Residents Being Urged To Have Emergency Plan In Place

    Hurricane Season: Westchester Residents Being Urged To Have Emergency Plan In Place

    Related story - Florence Hits East Coast: When Will It Affect The Area?As Hurricane Florence ravishes the Carolinas, county officials are urging Westchester residents to review their emergency plans and obtain critical supplies in case any severe weather strikes the area during hurricane season.“Now is the time to assemble the essential items that you would need at home if a major storm ...

  6. ID Revealed For $10 Million Westchester Lottery Winner

    ID Revealed For $10 Million Westchester Lottery Winner

    A 66-year-old Westchester man picked up his giant check for $10 million from lottery officials at the spot where he says he stops every day for a cup of a coffee and a scratch-off ticket.Michael Marks of Hartsdale won his $10,000,000 prize on a $10,000 a Week for Life scratch-off ticket he purchased during his daily trip to A-Plus, lottery officials said. “This is my store,” Marks said. ...

  7. School District Issues Alert After Luring Incident Involving SUV Driver, Two Girls

    School District Issues Alert After Luring Incident Involving SUV Driver, Two Girls

    An alert was sent to parents of students after a man approached two students at a bus stop in the area.According to the alert from the Wappinger Central School District, the incident took place around 7:57 a.m. Friday when the two female Sheafe Road Elementary School students walking to the bus stop noticed a dark gray Subaru Outback parked in a local business, on Route 9 near Wenliss ...

  8. Off-Duty Police Officer From Westchester Seriously Injured In NYC Shooting That Leaves Two Dead

    Off-Duty Police Officer From Westchester Seriously Injured In NYC Shooting That Leaves Two Dead

    A 43-year-old off-duty Yonkers police officer is in surgery after being shot at least once and injured twice in the back during a New York City domestic dispute that ended with two dead.The incident took place around 6:52 a.m. Friday in a second-floor apartment on 77th Street in Queens, said New York City Police Department Chief of Detectives Dermot F. Shea.According to Shea, one of ...

  9. Eyewitness Gives Details After Man Killed Climbing On Top Of Metro-North Train

    Eyewitness Gives Details After Man Killed Climbing On Top Of Metro-North Train

    An eyewitness said it was a "horrible" experience that will stay with him forever after a man was killed after climbing on top of a Metro-North train Wednesday night.MTA officials said Michael Vigeant, 24, of Hudson, New Hampshire, was killed about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday after climbing on top of a Stamford-bound train between Larchmont and Mamaroneck and hitting overhead ...

  10. $1.3 Million Yacht Crushed By Runaway Barge In Stamford Harbor

    $1.3 Million Yacht Crushed By Runaway Barge In Stamford Harbor

    A $1.3 million yacht docked for maintenance was crushed by a runaway barge that was being tugged to a business in Stamford Harbor.Capt. Eric Knott, the state-appointed harbormaster, said the accident took place early Monday morning when one of two barges being towed drifted away while the driver was attempting to dock and slammed into the 50-foot yacht.The custom-built yacht, the Sea ...

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