Cortlandt

Mary Coletti

Westchester School Bus Driver Accused Of DWI Following Crash With Kids On Board

Mary Coletti, 56, was driving the students to Walter Panas High School in Cortlandt on Monday when the crash happened.

05/12/2015

Bolivar Alvarez, Gladys Alvarez. (credit: New York State Police)

Cops: Cortlandt, N.Y. Parents Arrested After Teen Son Throws Party Involving Booze, Pot

Police said responding to a complaint of blocked traffic quickly discovered a party going on, with 80-100 teenagers in attendance. Some of the teens took off running when the police arrived.

01/08/2013

Metro-North Railroad train at the Croton-Harmon Station - Croton-on-Hudson, NY - Jul 20, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Metro-North Adding More Service As Ridership Rises

Outside of the usual rush hour, off peak ridership has grown by about six percent a year.

07/20/2012

Metro-North President Howard Permut - Cortlandt, NY - Feb 15, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Cortlandt Metro-North Station Adds 700+ Parking Spaces

It’s not everyday that hundreds of new train station parking spaces open up in Metro-North territory, but that’s what has happened at the Cortlandt station.

02/15/2012

Chicks (file / credit: KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

What Makes A Farm? Debate In Cortlandt Over Whether Property Can Be Classified As A Farm

In a unanimous vote, the Cortlandt town board passed a resolution asking the Westchester County board not to allow a six-acre piece of property on Croton Avenue to be classified as a farm.

07/26/2011

Entrance to Cortlandt Town Hall - Cortlandt, NY - File / Photo: Town of Cortlandt

Cortlandt Closing And Capping Sprout Brook Burnt Trash Ash Pit

In Cortlandt, workers are stretching a black, plastic membrane across four million tons of burnt trash.

04/22/2011

Werner Lippe's Mugshot - File / Photo: CBS 2

Westchester Jeweler Convicted In Wife’s Death Gets Prison

Werner Lippe was convicted in October of incinerating Faith Lippe in an oil drum after knocking her unconscious with a piece of lumber in October 2008.

03/29/2011

Entrance to Cortlandt Town Hall - Cortlandt, NY - File / Photo: Town of Cortlandt

Westchester Town Marking Henry Hudson Milestone

The hole has been dug and the time capsule is just about sealed in Cortlandt.

11/18/2010

Werner Lippe's Mugshot - File / Photo: CBS 2

Jeweler Convicted Of Murdering His Wife

A 68-year-old jeweler was convicted Wednesday of killing his wife by incinerating her in an oil drum.

10/27/2010

Werner Lippe's Mugshot - File / Photo: CBS 2

NY Wife-Killing Suspect Says Confession Was Fake

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A man who admitted incinerating his wife in an oil drum says he made up the story and never expected authorities to believe it. Werner Lippe of Cortlandt testified Friday […]

10/15/2010

Werner Lippe's Mugshot - File / Photo: CBS 2

Accused Westchester Wife Killer Back On Trial

The case of a man accused of killing his wife and incinerating her in an oil drum is going back to court.

09/27/2010