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Anna Giordano's We Future Cycle is a recycling and composting program being used in eight school districts. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Activist Mom Gets Westchester Schools On Board With Recycling

Anna Giordano started We Future Cycle, which is now in eight school districts.


Christine Ji Woo Kang (credit: Greenburgh Police)

Police: Westchester Teen Missing For Days Found Safe In Manhattan

The Greenburgh Police Department said on Sunday night Christine Ji Woo Kang was located at Saint Agnes Church on 43rd Street in Manhattan.


Firefighters battle a fire in Jersey City on Jan. 8, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Firefighters Face Frozen Hydrants, Fierce Winds While Battling Jersey City Blaze

The fire broke out around 12:30 a.m. Thursday at a three-story home on Washburn Street.


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Westchester Health Officials: Too Early To Say If This Flu Season Will Be A Bad One

The latest map by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows the flu is hitting hard in 43 states. It has been widespread in New York since mid-December.


Chief of Detectives Bob Boyce says they got 29 tips on wanted poster, 10 ID'd Jason Polanco at news conference Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2014. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Police: 2 Arrested In Bronx Shooting Of 2 NYPD Officers

A massive manhunt had been under way for the suspects since Monday night’s shooting that happened around 10:30 p.m. on Tiebout Avenue.


In Jersey City, elected officials denounce govenors' recommendation to cut overnight PATH Train service (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Elected Officials Express Outrage Over Proposed Overnight PATH Service Cuts

Local, state and federal lawmakers want to send a message: don’t reduce rail service between New York City and northern New Jersey.


Willow Run Garden Center (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Family Decides To Sell Cresskill Garden Center

A Christmas tradition is coming to an end in New Jersey as another family owned garden center is set to close.


Gov. Mario Cuomo addresses the Democratic National Convention in 1984. (Credit: CBS2)

Flags Flown At Half-Staff In Honor Of Former Governor, Mario Cuomo

Mario Cuomo’s son, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, directed Friday morning that flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff in honor to remember his father.


Authorities say three people have died after being pulled from an apartment fire in Queens. (credit: CBS2)

3 Killed In New Year’s Eve Apartment Fire In Queens

The fire broke out around 11:45 p.m. Wednesday inside a 9th floor unit of the LeFrak City apartment complex at the intersection of 57th Avenue and Junction Boulevard.


British and German troops make a Christmas and New Year truce in the trenches of the Western Front.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Stories From Main Street: Looking Back At The Christmas Truce Of 1914

A century ago there was peace on earth, at least for a fleeting moment as the guns fell silent and enemies embraced during the Christmas truce of 1914.



Yonkers Fire Department Asks You To Help ‘Fill The Boot’

If you’re in the Yonkers area this weekend, consider stopping by the local fire department to help spread some holiday cheer.


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Cons Put New Twist On Old Phone Scam In Wyckoff

In Wyckoff, there’s a new twist to an old scam.


Jose Leon (credit: Yonkers Police Department)

Searchers Find Autistic Queens Man Missing From Yonkers School

Jose Leon failed to board his bus back home to Queens after dismissal Wednesday afternoon from Greenberg North Castle School in Yonkers, where he is a student.


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How Low Will It Go? Gas Prices Expected To Drop Even More In 2015

The Energy Department has again lowered its prediction for the average price of a gallon of gas next year to $2.60.


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Tenafly School District Parents Sound The Alarm On Too Much Homework

There is a homework debate brewing in Bergen County. Hundreds of parents have complained that their kids are just getting too much.