Port Chester

Reyda LaMadrid was killed in a crash in White Plains early on Monday, Nov. 3. An off-duty local firefighter has been charged in the incident. (Credit: CBS2)

Sources To CBS2: Drugs Found In Vehicle Of White Plains Firefighter Who Killed Mother Of 3 In Crash

Numb with grief, the teenage children of Reyda LaMadrid said goodbye and vented their frustration at the way their mother died—allegedly at the hands of a drunk, off-duty White Plains firefighter.

11/06/2014

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Port Chester To Honor Onetime Resident Who Was Chief Carver Of Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore may be some 1,700 miles away from the Tri-State Area, but its chief carver was a resident of Westchester County.

06/20/2014

Sheila Mara had a blood-alcohol level of .22 percent, police said. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: DWI Arrest May Have Saved Sheila Mara’s Life

Sheila Mara, the daughter of late Giants owner Wellington Mara, missed a “do not enter” sign and collided head-on with a taxi cab, police said.

11/27/2013

Port Chester Police cruiser (credit: Port Chester Police)

Port Chester Police Chief Arrested By FBI

The arrest came as the FBI investigates allegations surrounding the disappearance of more than $26,000 in cash and narcotics from the evidence room at the Port Chester Police Department.

11/05/2013

Willie Nelson (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Willie Nelson Asks For Help In Finding Stolen Stuffed Armadillo

A missing stuffed armadillo with a connection to Willie Nelson has sparked a search in Westchester County.

09/24/2013

Railroad Crossing (file / credit: clipart.com)

Good Samaritan Rescues Toddler Who Fell On Metro-North Tracks

A toddler was saved by a Good Samaritan Tuesday morning, after she fell onto the Metro-North train tracks in Westchester County.

07/09/2013

New Lebanon School (file / credit: Greenwich Public Schools)

Greenwich To Spend $25K Checking Students’ Residency

Greenwich To Spend $250K Checking Students’ Residency

06/25/2013

United Hospital, Port Chester

Experts: Medical ‘Tsunami’ Will Lead To Hospital Closings In Westchester

Medical professionals in Westchester County were warning the public to brace for impact Wednesday night, as hospital closings and longer ambulance rides are apparently in our future.

04/10/2013

Pope Francis addresses the crowd gathered in St. Peter's Square in Vatican City - March 13, 2013 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Westchester Catholics Celebrate Election Of New Pope

Excitement and curiosity filled the hearts of Catholics attending morning Mass at the Church of the Sacred Heart in Port Chester.

03/14/2013

Port Chester gang mugging

SHOCK VIDEO: Man Passed Out On Sidewalk Robbed Of Literally Everything By Bar Patrons

It was a crime caught on tape — not once, or twice, but a whole series of thefts as bar patrons decide to strip a passed out man of his belongings rather than send for help.

05/23/2012

Joggers on the boardwalk at Sunken Meadow State Park - Kings Park, NY - Apr 16, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Basking Ridge, N.J. Hits 95 Degrees April 16; Unusually Warm Weather Brings Red Flag Brush Fire Warnings

The heat is on in the Big Apple. Temperatures are expected to be about 25 degrees above normal, making it feel like July.

04/16/2012

Tissues (file / credit: clipart.com)

Radioactive Tissue Boxes Removed From NYC Area Bed, Bath And Beyond Stores

New York Health Commissioner Nirav Shah says 12 decorative metal tissue boxes contaminated with radioactive material have been removed from four Bed, Bath and Beyond stores in the state.

01/13/2012

A Metro-North Railroad train arrives - Port Chester, NY - Nov 28, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Metro-North Changes Strategy For Bad Weather

As winter fast approaches, the Metro-North Railroad is changing its strategy for how it deals with bad weather on the New Haven Line.

11/28/2011

SPRYE Board of Directors (credit: SPRYE)

Stories From Main Street: Senior-Friendly Living In Rye, NY

You’ve got a friend in Rye if you’re getting along in years at SPRYE – Staying Put in Rye and Environs.

09/19/2011

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Police: 14-Year-Old Port Chester Girl Questioned In Father’s Stabbing Death

A Westchester County father was found stabbed to death and now police sources say his 14-year-old daughter is the prime suspect. The victim died in his own home early Sunday morning.

09/12/2011

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