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Lisa Thomas was murdered on Oct. 7, 1974, at the age of 15 in Nanuet. (Credit: CBS 2)

Nanuet Mother Hopes For Justice 40 Years After Teenage Daughter’s Murder

A Rockland County mother still maintains faith her daughter’s killer will someday be brought to justice – four decades after the crime.

09/30/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 on May 13, 2014. (Photo by Tom Kaminski, WCBS Newsradio 880)

Speed Limit Dropping, Lanes Shifting Near Tappan Zee In Westchester

The speed limit is dropping to 45 mph on westbound I-287 for a quarter-mile from Exit 9 to the Tappan Zee Bridge.

09/30/2014

A banner warning against distracted driving is seen in the town of New Castle. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Westchester Town Cracking Down On Distracted Driving

New Castle has launched an aggressive local campaign called “Hands Off The Phone And On The Wheel.”

09/29/2014

Two dogs could be euthanized for their alleged role in an attack on goats in Rockland County. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dogs’ Fate Lies In Judge’s Hands Following Alleged Attack On Pet Goats

The animals, Nigerian dwarf goats, named Sunny and Puppy, where mauled by an unlikely duo a pair of Labrador retrievers named Pink and Ty.

09/25/2014

Three retired firefighters -- (l-r) Firefighter Daniel Heglund, Lt. Robert Leaver, Firefighter Howard Bischoff -- all died Monday as a result of illnesses from the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. (Credit: FDNY)

3 Retired Firefighters Die On Same Day From 9/11-Related Illnesses; Union Leaders Seek Renewal Of Zadroga Act

Lt. Howard Bischoff and firefighters Robert Leaver and Daniel Heglund all died Monday.

09/25/2014

PATH Train service to and from Hoboken and Jersey City and 33rd Street was shut down on Tuesday, Sept. 23. (Credit: CBS 2)

Jersey City, Hoboken PATH Service Restored

Service resumed Wednesday morning between Hoboken and 33rd Street and Journal Square and 33rd Street after it was suspended Tuesday because of smoky conditions.

09/24/2014

A Ho-Ho-Kus resident has conducted her own traffic study (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Woman Conducts Her Own Neighborhood Traffic Study

A New Jersey woman has taken matters into her own hands by conducting her own traffic study, which local officials say is illegal.

09/23/2014

USS Intrepid (credit: Getty Images)

Stories From Main Street: New Exhibit Tunes Into USS Intrepid Radio

Bill D’Antico’s old tapes from the early 1960s are now part of an exhibit at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum that sheds light on the day-to-day lives of the men who served aboard the historic warship.

09/22/2014

Heroin (file/credit: Hassan Ammar/AFP/Getty Images)

Rockland County Stepping Up Efforts To Combat Heroin Deals

Authorities in Rockland are teaming up with the FBI and state police to shut down the heroin supply lines coming from New York City and Paterson, New Jersey.

09/18/2014

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Serious Respiratory Virus May Have Hit Westchester County

A handful of children have been hospitalized in Westchester County with what may be a respiratory virus that has sickened other children in a dozen states.

09/17/2014

Spectra Energy wants to expand its Algonquin pipeline in Westchester and Rockland counties and Connecticut. (credit: Spectra Energy)

Supporters, Foes Of Algonquin Pipeline Expansion Pack Hearing

Those in favor and against a plan to expand a natural gas pipeline through New York City’s northern suburbs showed up in force at a hearing Monday night.

09/16/2014

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Rapidly Spreading Children’s Virus Suspected At Hospital In Hartford

A rare virus being blamed for sending hundreds of children to the hospital in the South and Midwest appears to have spread to the Northeast.

09/15/2014

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Stories From Main Street: Non-Profit Teaches Students To Be Money Savvy

A retired businessman from Westchester County is on a mission to help high school and college students become money savvy.

09/15/2014

The remains of a massive fire that destroyed a warehouse in Bridgeport, Conn. is seen on Sept. 12, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Cause Of Massive Bridgeport Industrial Fire Under Investigation

Firefighters remained on the scene Friday and officials have temporarily closed fishing areas in Bridgeport Harbor and on the Long Island Sound from Norwalk to Milford.

09/12/2014

Hutchinson River Parkway in Rye Brook, N.Y. (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Report: State Testing Electronic Systems To Help Prevent Trucks From Striking Overpasses

State officials are reportedly testing an electronic detection system in Westchester County aimed at preventing trucks from crashing into low overpasses.

09/10/2014

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