Schoolchildren in Somers have lost time off due to a string of snow days during winter 2014-15. (Credit: CBS2)

School Districts Forced To Sacrifice Vacation Time After String Of Snow Days

Some school districts have gone over their allotted number of snow days, and now, it is cutting into vacation time.


Mrs. Westchester County Jennifer Czarniecki (NYSP)

‘Mrs. Westchester County’ Arrested, Accused Of Stealing From Group Home

Jennifer Czarniecki, 31, of Mohegan Lake, is accused of making false bookkeeping entries for a Somers Group Home in an attempt to hide personal expenses she incurred while using client funds over a short period of time, police said.


Gary McKeon

Body Of Missing Westchester Man Found By Worker In Wooded Area

A missing Westchester County man was found dead in a wooded area Thursday.


Garret McKeon (credit: Handout)

Search On For Missing Westchester County Man With Dementia, Parkinson’s Disease

Gary McKeon, 67, was last seen at his home in Somers around 7:30 a.m. Friday.


John F. Kennedy Catholic High School in Somers, N.Y. (credit:

Stories From Main Street: Reflecting On The 35th President At JFK Catholic High School In Somers

There are portraits of JFK in the library, the office and the hallways of the Westchester County high school.


Bimbo Bread

Westchester County Boy Reportedly Finds Needle In White Bread

A 15-year-old Westchester County boy got an unwelcome surprise this week while eating a piece of toast, according to a published report.


Jon Gibson said his rights were violated when officers removed a pro-gun sign from his lawn. A hidden camera caught the officer  removing the sign. (credit: Jon Gibson)

Somers Man Fights Back After Pro-Gun Sign Removed From Lawn

Jon Gibson said he set up a hidden camera at his home after other signs had disappeared from his front lawn and caught an officer removing the placard.


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Armed Police Officers Coming To Some Westchester County Schools

Some schools in Westchester County will have armed officers when students return to class next week.


Steven Hayes (file / credit: Connecticut State Police)

Cheshire Home Invasion Murderer Steven Hayes Wants To Be Executed Now

Steven Hayes, now on death row for the 2007 murders of a Cheshire woman and her two daughters during a home invasion, is speaking out from prison.


Storm damage - Ridgefield, CT - Oct 29, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

As Officials Review CL&P’s Storm Respone, Some Say They’d Pay For Stronger Power Grid

The co-chair of Gov. Dan Malloy’s panel examining the state’s power companies wants to know how much it would cost to harden the electrical system, even against a storm as strong as a category 3 hurricane.


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Somers Woman Starts BeerGuts N Beards Calendar To Show Off ‘Real’ Men

Do you like a man who orders extra cheese on his burgers and beer in his mug? Then you will want to order this calendar.


Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (file / photo: Westchester Taxpayer Watch)

Rob Astorino Delivering Westchester State Of The County Address Tonight

In his speech, Astorino is expected to continue his pledge to promote tax relief, preserve essential services, and promote economic growth.


Pepsi (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Pepsi Bottler To Accept Incentives, Keep HQ In NY

Pepsi Beverages Co. was taking advantage of millions of dollars in economic incentives from the county and the state to stay in Somers, N.Y.


Somers teen Max Yovane is being hailed as a hero by friends and family for stopping a suspected drunk driver, using his own car to stop her. (Photo: CBS 2)

‘Hero’ Westchester Teen Stops Alleged Drunk Driver

A quick-thinking teenager is getting the credit for stopping a suspected drunk driver, using his own car to get the job done.


Men bathe in the ruins of a house destroyed by the 2010 earthquake - Port-au-Prince, Haiti - Jan 11, 2011 - AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa

It’s Been A Year Since The Earthquake In Haiti

The magnitude 7.0 earthquake on Jan. 12, 2010, killed more than 230,000.