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Lou Young: Ice Bucket Challenge

‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Emerges As Powerful Online Fundraising Tool

It’s a way to cool off and raise money. The latest online trend has people literally soaking their heads for a good cause.

07/23/2014

Harry Devert's mother says he disappeared during a trip to Mexico on Jan. 25, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Mexico Says Body Found Is Missing New York Adventure Blogger

Jose Villanueva, spokesman for the government of Guerrero state, said genetic tests identified the decomposed remains as those of Harry Devert, a 33-year-old stock trader from Pelham.

07/18/2014

Brendan Cronin is accused of firing at least 14 shots at a car stopped at a red light in Pelham. (credit: Handout)

Court Papers: NYPD Officer Said He Drank Beer, Whiskey Before Pelham Shooting

A New York City policeman accused in the apparently random shooting of a man in the suburbs told police after his arrest that he had downed 10 servings of beer and Irish whiskey, according to court papers released Thursday.

07/03/2014

Thousands were on hand for the Great Strides walk. An annual effort to raise money for the fight against Cystic Fibrosis. (Credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Come Out To Raise Money, Awareness For Battle Against Cystic Fibrosis

There are 30,000 Americans living with cystic fibrosis, a life threatening disease that affects the lungs and digestive system.

06/01/2014

A home where dynamite was discovered on April 5, 2014 (Credit: Gary Baumgaten/1010 WINS)

Bomb Squad Removes Dynamite From Pelham Home

Warren Prescott Lyon, a retired assistant chief of the Pelham Manor Fire Department, lived in the home on the corner of River Avenue and Sixth Street until he passed away in January.

04/05/2014

Harry Devert's mother says he disappeared during a trip to Mexico on Jan. 25, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Turns To Social Media In Hopes Of Finding Westchester Man Missing In Mexico

The family of Harry Devert of Pelham says he’s been missing since the end of January.

02/10/2014

Harry Devert's mother says he disappeared during a trip to Mexico on Jan. 25, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Westchester Mother Makes International Plea After Son Goes Missing In Mexico

Ann Devert says her 32-year-old son, Harry, disappeared in Mexico on Jan. 25 and hasn’t been heard from since.

02/08/2014

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

Cash (file/credit: CBS 2)

Smooth Talking Con Men Work Their Way Into Bronx Homes Before Ripping Off Victims

A pair of smooth talking con artists have allegedly been posing as repairmen and ripping of Bronx residents.

01/19/2013

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

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Two Women Injured Following Accident Involving Alleged Car Thief In The Bronx

A Dodge Durango, that was allegedly stolen by a 36-year-old man, slammed into a Saturn Sudan being driven by a nurses aide and her coworker.

08/05/2012

Memorial Day ceremony at the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ monument in NYC on Monday, May 28, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Memorial Day Services, Events Honor Fallen Service Members

From parades to solemn ceremonies, Memorial Day is the day we honor those who died defending our freedoms.

05/28/2012

Olivier Famby (credit: Handout via WCBS 880's Marla Diamond)

Police: ‘Metro-North Mugger’ Confesses To Series Of Armed Robberies

Olivier Famby, a 19-year-old unemployed cabbie from New Rochelle, was arrested Friday after an eagle-eyed police officer spotted him on routine patrol, police announced Monday.

04/30/2012

Passengers wait as a Metro-North passenger train approaches the platform. (file/credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Man Mugged At Gunpoint At Metro-North Station In Harrison

It was the eighth such attack at a station along the New Haven line this year. In most of the incidents the victims were taken completely by surprise, approached from behind by a man who then sticks a gun in their face.

04/10/2012

Metro-North Railroad station - Pelham, NY (file / credit: MTA)

‘Metro-North Robber’ Strikes Again In Pelham, 7th Time Along New Haven Line Since January

Police say a masked, armed gunman had been pouncing on commuters walking home from Metro-North Railroad stations at night. He forces his victims to lie face down on the ground and then grabs their possessions.

04/04/2012

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