A Westchester teacher who was entrusted with money from student fundraisers has been accused of betraying the young people who depended on her.
The latest in the Loukoumi series teaches kids to be strong, believe in themselves and stand up to bullies. Nick Katsoris, of Eastchester, created the Loukoumi series to empower and encourage children.
A former Westchester County teacher was arraigned on rape charges Wednesday, after she allegedly had a sexual affair with a 14-year-old boy who attended her school.
Between June 11 and July 14, prosecutors said Amanda Iles, 27, engaged in sexual encounters with a boy who was then 14. The boy was a student at Archbishop Stepinac High School where Iles taught religion, prosecutors said.
Catherine “Kay” Cotter was last seen Tuesday morning near her home on Garth Road in Eastchester.
Police have arrested three men, and were searching Sunday night for a woman, for allegedly forcing their way into a woman’s apartment and going on to rob and kidnap her boyfriend.
A pilot was injured early Saturday after a small plane crash-short of the Westchester County Airport.
Joseph Kernizan was wanted in the murders of his ex-girlfriend Tracy Bennett, 38, of Elmont and reggae singer Wayne Hamilton, 50, of Milwaukee.
The NYPD is searching for Joseph Kernizan, 42, for the homicides. Kernizan is described as 5’5″ tall and 220 pounds.
Police discovered two people dead early Saturday in the parking lot of a Bronx motel. One of the victims was found on the ground near a car, the other on the ground near the front office of the motel.
The lease expired last November and the Girl Scouts are not happy with the new terms of the deal, which would give control of the land to the town.
Recent storms have devastated parts of Westchester County and now some money is being spent to actually prevent that flooding.
Officers found 39-year-old Pellumb Fusha of 76 Highland Avenue with gunshot wounds to the torso.
The manslaughter sentence came after 31-year-old James Pileggi wept throughout an apology to the victim’s family.
Bright orange flames shot through the windows at 287 Marbledale Road in Tuckahoe and the old one-story wood frame cottage was a tinderbox.