But Rockland County Executive Ed Day said when he woke up to just 2 inches of snow at his house, he would have liked to have had the power to lift the travel ban locally.
Westchester and Rockland counties have their emergency operations centers up and running and are in touch with the state, utilities and mass transit.
As a snowstorm of possible historic proportions heads for the Tri-State Area, one local non-profit is helping to make sure the elderly are prepared.
A Westchester County mother said Monday that her 4-year-old son was left all alone in the freezing cold after he got off his school bus one day last week.
Firefighters on Tuesday evening were battling a fire in a vacant building next to the Saw Mill River Parkway in Dobbs Ferry.
Westchester County has approved a 2015 budget plan, with a modest spending increase and no hike in the tax levy.
Morgado, who previously pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, was sentenced Friday to 20 years to life in prison.
Bill Cosby’s attorney released a statement Friday night, saying the claims from the women accusing him of sexual assault are “fantastical stories” that are “becoming increasingly ridiculous.”
New York state officials said Monday that they are giving a fresh look at how bilingual classes are taught in the state.
It seems like everyone has a smartphone with a camera these days, and many people are using them to record cops interacting with citizens.
Westchester County residents can now use their phones to anonymously report suspicious activity or information about outstanding warrants and cold cases.
Thousands of people in Westchester County lost water service for a few hours Wednesday, when New York City workers closed a major valve without notifying the affected communities.
A 10-year-old boy fell into a quarry at a park outside White Plains Tuesday afternoon.
Astorino said he is open to discussion regarding the budget, but not outside of what he called the markers: a balanced budget, no increase in county taxes, and no borrowing.
Officers discovered the body of 76-year-old Linda Misek-Falkoff inside her home on Grandview Avenue in Pleasantville back on Oct. 30 after her mail carrier noticed mail piling up and called police.