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Bronx Catholic School Fire

3-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At Monsignor Scanlan Catholic School In The Bronx

An extra-alarm fire broke out Friday evening at a Roman Catholic high school in the Bronx.

01/17/2014

Hutchinson River Parkway Fatal Crash

Hutchinson River Parkway Crash Leaves 2 Dead, Several Injured

Two people were killed early Saturday, and at least three others were injured, in a crash on the Hutchinson River Parkway in the Bronx.

11/09/2013

Cars being detoured due to construction on the Hutchinson River Parkway in Pelham Manor on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Hutchinson River Parkway Bridge Deck Replacement Causing Headaches For Drivers

For the next four days, Hutchinson River Parkway traffic in both directions is being diverted in Pelham Manor so the bridge over Boston Post Road can be upgraded.

08/06/2013

New York State DOT Commissioner Joan McDonald discusses accelerated Hutchinson River Parkway bridge deck replacement project in Pelham Manor, August 5, 2013. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Stretch Of Hutch To Be Closed For 96 Hours For Accelerated Bridge Deck Replacement

Drivers can expect headaches starting at 5 a.m. on Tuesday so the bridge over Boston Post Road in Pelham Manor can be upgraded. Work is scheduled to wrap up on Saturday, according to the DOT.

08/05/2013

Slow Zone (credit: CBS 2)

Not So Fast: Bronx Residents Want ‘Slow Zones’ Set Up On Side Streets Near Highways

Community members have submitted a request for those speed bumps to be placed around streets connecting the Hutchinson River and Pelham Parkways to create a ‘slow zone’. If approved this would add the area to the existing 14 Zone program.

05/31/2013

An overpass on the Northern State Parkway - April 25, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

New York State Considers New Ways To Keep Trucks Off Parkways

A state DOT task force will consider solutions to the problem next month.

04/25/2013

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It’s County Vs. State Over Fallen Highway Sign In Harrison

A large road sign came down like a guillotine on Tuesday in Harrison and it’s amazing that it didn’t slice into a car and hurt someone.

04/10/2013

Tractor-Trailer After Collision On Hutch Dec. 3, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Tractor-Trailer Hits Overpass On Hutch; Lawmaker Calls For Better Safety Measures

The incident is believed to be the first since ‘Low Bridge – No Truck’ warnings were painted on the roadway surface, reigniting the debate over whether more needs to be done to keep trucks off of parkways.

12/03/2012

Hutchinson River Parkway - Rye Brook, NY - Sep 9, 2009 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

AAA: More Needed To Prevent Tractor Trailers From Hitting Parkway Overpasses

The report, which was released Tuesday, identifies 10 locations in Westchester County where trucks have hit low clearance bridges and overpasses the most between the years 2002 and 2011.

10/23/2012

Hutchinson River Parkway - Rye Brook, NY - Sep 9, 2009 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Task Force Tries To Figure Out How To Keep Trucks Off The Hutch

The winding, tree-lined Hutchinson River Parkway was designed for the Ford Model T, not MACK trucks.

09/13/2012

Gas Pump (credit: clipart.com)

Labor Day Weekend Means Record-High Gas Prices, Sobriety Checkpoints

Tri-State Area residents on the move this holiday weekend are paying for it, with record-high Labor Day weekend gas prices. And for those that are deciding to break the law, they’re really paying for it.

09/01/2012

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Dead Animals Found In Trash Bags Along Interstate In Rye

The bags were found Monday by highway workers on a ramp connecting Interstates 95 and 287 in Rye, police said.

07/11/2012

Dr. Andrew Manesis (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Vet Accused Of Promising To Have Pets Cremated & Dumping Them Instead

Dr. Andrew Manesis, a veterinarian whose practice is in Throggs Neck, left his office in a hurry on Tuesday, running from allegations about dumping 26 cats, eight dogs and a lizard near the Hutchinson River Parkway in April.

05/29/2012

Pills allegedly seized by authorities from Jose Garcia Acosta's car (Credit: Handout)

Prosecutors: Prescription Drug Trafficker Caught With Over 3,100 Pills In Westchester

Jose Garcia Acosta bought thousands of prescription painkillers each week on New York City streets and sold them in eastern Massachusetts, making millions of dollars, prosecutors said.

05/23/2012

A box that contained a dead cat found along the Hutchinson River Parkway (credit: Edward G. Reich / Westchester County Department of Public Safety)

Police: Animals Found Along Hutchinson River Parkway Were Euthanized

Westchester County Police Captain Thomas Gleason told WCBS 880 reporter Monica Miller that it didn’t appear that the animals were mistreated prior to their deaths.

04/06/2012

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