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A sign posted in New Rochelle by Habitat for Humanity of Westchester asking drivers to slow down. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Head Of Westchester’s Habitat For Humanity Wants Drivers To Slow Down

Habitat for Humanity not only rebuilds neighborhoods, it’s trying to make them safer.

07/28/2014

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Pomona Middle School Extends School Day By Two Hours

Some middle school students in Rockland County will have to wait a bit longer for the final bell to ring this fall.

07/24/2014

Indian Point Nuclear Plant (file/credit: Monika Graff/Getty Images)

State Proposes Summertime Shutdown Of Indian Point Plant

New York’s Department of Environmental Conservation has proposed shutting down the plant on an average of 42 days in the spring and summer to protect Hudson River fish.

07/23/2014

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

Westchester, State Officials Work To Prevent Truck Accidents At Overpasses

The latest incident involving a truck hitting a parkway overpass has officials taking another look at how to stop this from happening again, WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported.

07/22/2014

Stories from Main Street (credit: CBSNewYork)

Stories From Main Street: Aspiring Kindness

A charity in honor of one of three students killed in a fire at a Seton Hall University dorm 14 years ago is looking to make a difference and prevent other catastrophes.

07/21/2014

A major resurfacing project was set to begin on the Palisades Interstate Parkway on Monday, July 21. (Credit: CBS 2)

Repaving Of Palisades Interstate Parkway Begins Monday

Crews will be milling and repaving from 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes along an 11-mile stretch beginning at the George Washington Bridge.

07/21/2014

A Waldwick police officer was killed in a crash with a tractor-trailer on Route 17 on July 17, 2014. (credit: WCBS 880)

Truck Driver Charged In Death Of Waldwick Police Officer Christopher Goodell

A truck driver has been charged with vehicular homicide after his tractor-trailer barreled into an unmarked police car in Waldwick early Thursday, killing an officer, authorities said.

07/17/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

Westchester Officials Join Opposition Of Tappan Zee Bridge Loan

Panel to vote on whether loan that normally goes to sewer projects should help pay for new Tappan Zee Bridge.

07/16/2014

Some residents have called for the closure of a Westchester County shooting range following a June incident in which a woman was apparently hit with a bullet fragment. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Greenburgh Town Hall Hosts Testy Meeting On Controversial Gun Range

Westchester homeowners are taking sides over what to do about a controversial gun range. The battle moved from the neighborhood to Greenburgh Town Hall on Tuesday.

07/15/2014

Red Light Cameras BIG DL

Red Light Cameras Coming To New Rochelle, Mount Vernon

Officials said the goal is to save lives and make drivers more vigilant, but critics claim this is more about making money from the $50 fines.

07/14/2014

The book "Stewie the Duck Learns to Swim" helps teach kids about water safety. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Stew Leonard Family Turns Tragedy Into Mission For Water Safety

Summertime water safety is a serious matter for Stew Leonard, Jr. and his family, who have turned their personal loss into something positive.

07/14/2014

Brendan Cronin is accused of firing at least 14 shots at a car stopped at a red light in Pelham. (credit: Handout)

NYPD Officer Pleads Not Guilty In Pelham Shooting Rampage

Suspended Officer Brendan Cronin, 27, is accused of firing 14 shots at two unarmed men in a car at a Pelham intersection April 29. Cronin was off-duty.

07/10/2014

Some residents have called for the closure of a Westchester County shooting range following a June incident in which a woman was apparently hit with a bullet fragment. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Fight To Shut Down Decades-Old Gun Range Continues In Westchester

Residents in new luxury homes along Ardsley Road in Greenburgh pleaded with the town board Wednesday to close the decades-old Westchester County Police Revolver and Rifle League after a bullet fragment grazed a woman in a backyard last month.

07/10/2014

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

Recreational Boats Banned Near Rockland Side Of Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

The Coast Guard has approved the Hudson River safety zone, which will be marked by illuminated buoys.

07/09/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

‘Operation All Out’ Putting Additional Cops On City Streets To Combat Spike In Shootings

Most are believed headed to Brooklyn and the Bronx, which have seen three-quarters of the shootings reported so far this year.

07/07/2014

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