Dorothy Lepore has been accused of stealing over $20,000 from student fundraisers in the Tuckahoe School district. (Credit CBS 2)

Westchester Teacher Accused Of Stealing Over $20,000 From Student Fundraisers

A Westchester teacher who was entrusted with money from student fundraisers has been accused of betraying the young people who depended on her.


Students who go to Immaculate Conception School in Tuckahoe, N.Y. take the papal conclave and its historical ramifications very seriously. (Photo: CBS 2)

Tri-State Area Students Soaking In The History Being Made At Papal Conclave

Inside the seventh grade religion class at Immaculate Conception School in Tuckahoe, the teacher took the students through the news accounts from Vatican City, where the cardinals failed on the first day of conclave to elect a new pope.


Flames (file / credit: Woohae Cho/Getty Images)

Tuckahoe Resident Homeless After Early Morning Fire; Fire Chief Warns Of Holiday Dangers

Bright orange flames shot through the windows at 287 Marbledale Road in Tuckahoe and the old one-story wood frame cottage was a tinderbox.


Tuckahoe Police (credit: CBS 2)

Tuckahoe Cop Who Allegedly Let Off Drunk NYC Cop Is Son Of Westchester Anti-DWI Chief

There is an ironic twist in a case of alleged police corruption north of New York City.


The Westhcester County district attorney is investigating whether Tuckahoe police let off an allegedly drunk, off-duty NYPD officer after an accident. (Credit: CBS 2)

DA Probes Whether Westchester Cops Fixed Allegedly Drunk NYPD Officer’s Ticket

An investigation into the NYPD is spilling over borders, as the Westchester County district attorney is looking into whether local cops let off a drunk, and potentially dangerous, off-duty NYPD officer.


Police say 47-year-old Denise Castracucco badly beat her frail mother, Dorothy Carraturo, inside the Tuckahoe home they shared. (Photo: CBS 2)

Westchester Woman Arrested In Death Of 70-Year-Old Mom

In Westchester County, police think elder abuse was behind the death of a 70-year-old woman. Her own daughter is now under arrest, accused of brutally beating her mother.


A squash court is seen at Symphony Hall - Boston, MA - Sep 13, 2002 - Photo: AP

Competitors Try To Squash Each Other In Westchester

At the Pyramid Squash Course in Tuckahoe, a little black ball is smacked against the wall and two players run back and forth.