Yonkers

Police at the scene of a Citgo gas station in Yonkers on Feb. 27, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Gas Station Attendant Shoots Knife-Wielding Man At Yonkers Citgo Station

Both men were taken to Jacobi Medical Center.

02/27/2015

A fire ripped through a building on Locust Hill Avenue in Yonkers on Wednesday, Feb. 18. (Credit: CBS2)

Fire Sweeps Through Apartment House In Yonkers

An extra-alarm fire ripped through an apartment building in Yonkers Wednesday afternoon.

02/18/2015

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Stories From Main Street: Inside The World Of A Police K-9 Training Facility

A police K-9 training facility in the Hudson Valley takes us inside the world of a cop’s best friend.

02/16/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a deadly fire in Yonkers, NY on Feb. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

1 Person Dead In Yonkers Apartment Building Fire

Firefighters were called to the building on Riverdale Avenue just after 2:30 a.m. Friday.

02/13/2015

Snow in Yonkers after the winter storm on Monday, Feb. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Overnight Flash Freeze Brings Concern After Tri-State Area Is Hit With Snow, Ice

A winter storm is dumping snow and ice across the Tri-State area Monday, causing some dangerous driving conditions.

02/02/2015

Shoppers at a ShopRite in Yonkers on Feb. 1, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Officials Prepare For Snow, Sleet & Ice As Residents Stock Up On Essentials

Hot commodities at the ShopRite in Yonkers included water and snow shovels.

02/01/2015

Rebecca Jacques says her 4-year-old son, Matthew (pictured), was left in the cold after getting off the school bus in Yonkers on Friday, Jan. 9. (Credit: CBS2)

Mother: Boy, 4, Was Left Out In Cold After Getting Off School Bus In Yonkers

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.

01/12/2015

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Westchester County Officer Hit By Car While Rescuing Boy On Saw Mill River Parkway

A Westchester County police officer was struck by a car on the Saw Mill River Parkway Friday, but was able to get a teenager out of harm’s way before he would have been struck.

01/09/2015

Cellphone video shows Ron Santavicca, a substitute teacher at Gorton High School in Yonkers, allegedly being attacked by a student on Monday, Jan. 5. (Credit: CBS2)

Attack On Teacher At Gorton High School In Yonkers Caught On Camera

A teen was caught on camera allegedly attacking a teacher in front of dozens of students at a Yonkers school this week.

01/09/2015

Lost ring returned (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Lost Ring Reunited With Owner More Than 25 Years Later

The Wallachs paid cash for the ring for the value of its gold, but refused to accept any payment from Hall. Under the circumstances, they said it didn’t seem right.

12/23/2014

A school bus stops in Yonkers, N.Y., on Sept. 4, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 Yonkers Teens Chosen For Suburban Youth Advisory Board

Three high school students have been chosen to join a board that provides a youth perspective on issues in suburban New York.

11/29/2014

Emily Dearden (credit: Yonkers Police Department)

Police: NYPD Psychologist Emily Dearden Charged In Shooting Of Developer Husband

A Yonkers woman whose husband has accused her of trying to kill him in a 2013 shooting has been charged with second-degree attempted murder, police said.

11/21/2014

Rene Carcamo (credit: Yonkers Police)

Yonkers Man Arrested In Investigation Into Deaths Of 25 Cats Found Hanging From Trees

“The SPCA remains saddened by the magnitude and severity of this crime against such innocent animals,” said Executive Director Shannon Laukhuf.

11/18/2014

Kenneth Dearden (left) claims in a lawsuit that his wife, Emily Dearden, shot him. (Credit: CBS2)

Yonkers Man Sues Wife, Accuses Her Of Cheating, Trying To Kill Him

A bitter fight has broken out between a Westchester County husband and wife – with allegations of adultery, and attempted murder and the middle of the night.

11/13/2014

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Yonkers, Mount Vernon Residents Left Without Water For Hours When NYC Closes Valve

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.

11/12/2014

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