Rob Astorino

Westchester County Executive Says He Won't Raise Property Taxes To Fill Budget GapThe county could see potentially hundreds of layoffs or reductions in services
Officials Crackdown On Visitation Rules At Westchester County JailThe wife of an inmate has been charged with smuggling the synthetic pot into the jail.
Westchester Officials: Synthetic Marijuana Likely To Blame For Sickening 13 InmatesThe inmates were overcome with the same of symptoms, which included vomiting, sudden agitation, hallucinations and going into a catatonic state, officials said.
Westchester County Police Force Absorbs Mount Kisco CopsFormer members of the Mount Kisco Police Department made the transition Monday to the Westchester County police force, being sworn in by County Executive Rob Astorino as their old commander looked on.
Astorino Urges Businesses To Escape NYC's Taxes, Regulations And Move To WestchesterWestchester County Executive Rob Astorino said Thursday that he is looking for defectors – New York City businesses tired of the high costs of operating in the Big Apple.
Report: Thousands Of Students Opted-Out Of Standardized TestsAmid the controversy over Common Core-aligned tests for public school students, one thing is clear: the opt-out movement is growing.
Westchester County Picks Private Operator For PlaylandStandard would also add new rides and restaurants and upgrade the park's physical plant while trying to maintain Playland's family-friendly feel.
Stories From Main Street: Westchester County Caring For CaregiversThe emotional and physical challenges of caring for an ailing loved one at home can take a toll. Westchester County is there to help care for caregivers.
NTSB: Train Was Within Speed Limit, All Warning Signs Worked At Time Of Metro-North CrashThe National Transportation Safety Board has learned that signals and warning systems were working properly, and a Metro-North train was going below the speed limit, when it struck a sport-utility vehicle in an accident that left six people dead.
NTSB Investigating Deadly Metro-North CrashThe crash Tuesday evening involved a Harlem Line train and a SUV that was stopped on the tracks at a crossing on Commerce Street in Valhalla.
Full Service To Resume On Metro-North Harlem Line Thursday MorningCommuters confronted delays and crowded conditions on the Harlem Line Wednesday following a deadly train accident in Valhalla on Tuesday evening.
Officials: 15 Hospitalized After Metro-North Train-SUV CrashOfficials say 15 people remain hospitalized after a Metro-North train smashed into an SUV stopped on the tracks in Valhalla, killing five train riders and the car's driver.