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Linda Misek-Falkoff (credit: New York State Crime Stoppers)

Reward Offered In Stabbing Death Of Westchester County Woman

Officers discovered the body of 76-year-old Linda Misek-Falkoff inside her home on Grandview Avenue in Pleasantville back on Oct. 30 after her mail carrier noticed mail piling up and called police.

11/07/2014

Linda Falkoff (Credit: Westchester County Police)

Elderly Pleasantville Woman’s Death Ruled A Homicide

Police said Linda Falkoff had been dead for at least several days before she was discovered.

11/01/2014

U.S. Coast Guard (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Missing NY Boater

Scott Donsavage’s 15-foot vessel was found ashore in gear with no one aboard.

08/01/2014

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2 Killed When Car, Bus Collide In Pleasantville, New Jersey

Two people were killed and several more were injured Monday afternoon when an NJ TRANSIT bus and a car were involved in a crash near Atlantic City.

05/26/2014

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Pleasantville Cop In Trouble For Alleged Racist Rant On Facebook

The Westchester County village of Pleasantville has placed a police officer on administrative leave, after he was allegedly caught making a racist rant — reportedly about President Barack Obama — on Facebook.

12/17/2013

Stories from Main Street - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Stories From Main Street: Westchester High School Club Raises Awareness For Alzheimer’s

Over the past three years, the Growth and Awareness Group for Alzheimer’s at Byram Hills High School has raised more than $65,000 for research.

12/09/2013

Saw Mill River Parkway signs in Pleasantville, N.Y. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Stretch Of Saw Mill River Parkway In Pleasantville To Be Raised To Cut Down On Flooding

Crews will add another three inches of asphalt along 900 feet of the parkway later this month in an effort to reduce minor spells of flooding, which sends detouring traffic through village streets.

10/07/2013

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Police Probing Whether Cult Is Responsible For Body Stolen From N.J. Cemetery

Police said they are looking into possible cult and religious ritual activity, including one called “Palo Mayombe.”

07/31/2012

FILE - Pleasantville, NY (credit: Pleasantville NY Chamber of Commerce/Facebook)

GQ Ranks Pleasantville As 2nd Best Smelling ‘City’ In The World

The magazine says it’s Pleasantville’s trees and plants that contribute to its pungent aroma.

02/02/2012

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Wintry Mix Makes For Wet, Slippery Morning Commute Across The Tri-State

One of the worst hit spots was in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx where a seven car pileup created a busy night for emergency workers at West 228th Street.

01/17/2012

Generic Handgun File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Judge Bans Release Of Documents In Lawsuit Over Police Shooting Of College Football Player

A federal grand jury cleared a Pleasantville, N.Y., police officer of wrongdoing.

12/24/2011

United States Post Office - Dec 5, 2011 (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Major Postal Cuts Will Mean Slower Mail, Job Cuts In Tri-State Area

There are over 1,000 workers at the processing and distribution center in Flushing, Queens and many don’t know what this means for them.

12/05/2011

Crews work to remove a tree that fell onto a home in Pleasantville during Sunday's storm (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Clean-Up Continues Across Tri-State Following Severe Storms

The wicked weather over the weekend that brought strong winds and heavy rain left behind a major mess for Tri-State area residents Monday.

08/22/2011

Trees On LIRR Rails (credit: CBS 2)

Crews Respond As Storms Topple Trees, Cause Power Outages Across New York

“Some of these storms come in real quick and then they disappear but they’re doing a lot of damage lately,” Scott Hogan of Pleasantville told CBS 2’s Dave Carlin.

08/21/2011

Danroy 'DJ' Henry

Rappers Jay-Z, Kanye West Dedicate Song To Danroy Henry, Pace Student Killed By Police Officer

Two of the biggest stars in the world of Hip Hop have thrown a new spotlight on the shooting death of Pace University student Danroy “D.J.” Henry.

08/09/2011

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