Peter DeLucia

Bats hang upside down on a tunnel wall at the so-called Ostwall fortification, the former Nazi German defence line near the city of Miedzyrzecz in western Poland, on March 13, 2014. Tens of thousands of the winged mammals hibernate there each year. AFP PHOTO/JANEK SKARZYNSKI (Photo credit should read JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Going Batty: Westchester Residents Report More Than 50 Cases Of Bats Roosting Indoors

The Westchester County Health Department has reported more than 50 cases of bats roosting inside of homes in August.

08/14/2014

Mosquito (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Westchester County Offering Free Fish To Help Control Mosquito Population

The Westchester County Health Department is giving away fathead minnows for residents to use in ornamental ponds, which could become breeding sites for mosquitoes that can carry West Nile Virus.

05/10/2013

Raccoon (credit: Associated Press, FILE PHOTO)

Discovery Of Rabid Raccoon, Cat Prompts Westchester County Health Alert

Westchester County’s Department of Health says that a rabid raccoon was found in Larchmont on Monday and a rabid stray cat was discovered in Yorktown Heights Tuesday.

06/09/2011