Mike Kaplowitz

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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

The Hudson River in New York City. (Photo by Dario Cantatore/Getty Images)

Bills Approved In Westchester To Help Protect NYC Water

The Westchester County Board of Legislators have approved five separate bills that will each extend an inter-municipal agreement between the county and one of the towns that are part of the agreement to protect New York City water.

07/17/2011

Men fish on the Hudson River across from the Indian Point nuclear power plant March 18, 2011 in Buchanan, New York. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Official: Consequences Would Remain Even If Indian Point Nuclear Plant Closed

The Vice President of Entergy Corporation, which owns and operates Indian Point, says spent radioactive fuel would remain for 60 years after a potential shut down of the plant.

04/15/2011