Fire Burns Through 3 Homes In Mount VernonThe fire broke out around 10:30 p.m. Sunday at a home on South 3rd Avenue.
Authorities ID Mother, Child Killed In Mount Vernon BlazeAuthorities say the fire broke out at a home on South 13th Avenue in Mount Vernon at around 3:35 a.m. There was a total of three firetrucks and more than 30 firefighters on the scene.
Non-Profit Defers Costs So Newark Kids Can Hit The SlopesA group in New Jersey is working to keep kids active during the winter. The cost of winter sports can keep many kids on the sideline.
Former Mount Vernon Mayor Ronald Blackwood, First African-American Mayor Elected In NYS, DiesFormer Mount Vernon Mayor Ronald Blackwood, the first African-American elected mayor in New York state, has died.
Mount Vernon Woman Pleads Guilty To Killing Toddler DaughterThe Westchester County District Attorney's Office says 27-year-old Deasia Bartee pleaded guilty to manslaughter on Tuesday.
Mount Vernon Police Chase Ends In Crash, Gunfire In The BronxA police pursuit that started with a traffic stop in Westchester County ended with a crash and gunfire in the Bronx.
Man Charged With Murder In Shooting Death Of Mount Vernon Teen Basketball StarDavid Hardy, 21, has also been charged with criminal possession of a weapon in the fatal shooting of 13-year-old Shamoya McKenzie and may face additional charges, authorities said.
Suspect Arrested In Connection To Fatal Shooting Of Mount Vernon Basketball StarFor more than two weeks, family and friends of Shamoya McKenzie have prayed for justice. It appears their prayers have finally been answered.
‘It’s Devastating:’ Community Mourns Mt. Vernon Teen Killed By Stray BulletFuneral services were held late Friday afternoon, for 13-year-old Shamoya McKenzie -- a rising basketball star who was killed by a stray bullet.
$2,500 Reward Offered For Information In Shooting Death Of Rising Mount Vernon Basketball StarShamoya McKenzie was riding in her mother's car around 2:30 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Chestnut Place and 3rd Street when she was shot in the head, police said.
Mount Vernon Family Pleads For Young Basketball Star’s Killer To Come ForwardHearts were broken in Westchester County when an eighth grader, and rising basketball star was killed by a stray bullet.
Family, Friends Mourn The Death Of Rising Mount Vernon Basketball StarShamoya McKenzie was sitting in her mother's car near the intersection of Chestnut Place and 3rd Street when she was struck in the head by a bullet meant for someone else.