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Donovan, 6, is recovering from injuries sustained during a hit-and-run incident in Spring Valley. (Credit CBS 2)

Boy, 6, Recovering After Being Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver

A six-year-old boy was in recovery on Thursday night after being seriously injured in a hit-and-run.

11/21/2013

National Guardsmen undergo training in Valhalla (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

600 NY-NJ National Guardsmen Training To Respond To Various Attacks

The four-day annual training evaluation began Friday at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla.

08/09/2013

Rick Cianflone (Facebook)

Body Of NY Man, Missing After Conn. Lobsterfest, Possibly Recovered

A state police dive team found a body Monday in the Connecticut River near where police were searching for Rick Cianflone who went missing while visiting a weekend lobster festival in Essex.

08/05/2013

Food waste is poored into an Ecovim machine in Valhalla, N.Y. (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Express Composting Being Tested In Valhalla

As Mayor Michael Bloomberg looks to expand food recycling in New York City, there is a Westchester County program also headed in that direction.

07/15/2013

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Campylobacter Blamed For Foodborne Illness Outbreak At Westchester Festival

Bacterial contamination was being blamed Monday for an outbreak of foodborne illness following the popular Burger & Beer Bash in Westchester County earlier this month.

06/17/2013

Rep. Nita Lowey (file/credit: lowey.house.gov)

Rep. Lowey Warns Of Loss Of Jobs, Medical Research Due To Sequester

Lowey said NIH grants to Westchester and Rockland total $96 million over three years.

03/12/2013

St. Jerome Closing Protest

Cash-Strapped New York Archdiocese To Close 2 Dozen Schools

The Archdiocese of New York has decided to close 22 elementary schools and two high schools that have been deemed financially “at risk.”

01/22/2013

Kensico Cemetery (credit: Facebook/Kensico Cemetery)

Lawsuit Alleges Valhalla Cemetery Failed To Bury Woman’s Remains In Family Plot

Darryl Jenkins has filed a lawsuit accusing Kensico Cemetery of negligence, fraud and infliction of emotional distress.

10/15/2012

Brooklyn Benedikt (credit: donateyourcoffeemoney.org)

Stories From Main Street: Little Girl Goes The Distance For Valhalla Hospital That Saved Her

Brooklyn Benedikt, 6, is cute as a button, with bright eyes, rosy red cheeks, and a smile that could melt an iceberg. She’s fine now, but only thanks to those at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center.

04/09/2012

Blythedale Children's Hospital is moving to a new facility. (credit: CBS 2)

Blythedale Children’s Hospital Makes Move To New, Improved Facility

The $65 million facility is a big step up that includes spacious individual rooms, each with its own shower, sofa seating, bright lighting and state-of-the-art medical equipment.

12/06/2011

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Hospitals Expecting Rise In Student Concussions

Consider the desire to win and those adolescent feelings of invincibility and you get a sense of the difficulty hospitals are facing.

09/16/2011

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Commuters Relieved Subway Service Will Be Restored Monday Morning

The agency also said that Long Island Rail Road would restore near-normal service for Monday morning’s commute. Meanwhile, Metro-North train service will remain suspended on Monday.

08/28/2011

Despite the early threat of rain, the fireworks show at Kensico Dam in Valhalla, Westchester County was enjoyed by an estimated 15,000 revelers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Rain Unable To Dampen Patriotic Spirit Of Fireworks Fans In Westchester

Sunday’s storms did nothing to spoil the patriotic spirit at an annual fireworks display in Westchester County.

07/03/2011

A Dog – File / Photo: VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

Hudson Valley Pet Food Pantry Officially Open

The Hudson Valley Pet Food Pantry officially opened its doors Wednesday to assist those who need help buying food for their pets.

05/18/2011

Deer Ticks (file/credit: Getty Images)

Tick-Borne Disease Babesiosis Spreads In Hudson Valley

Lyme Disease is still the most prevalent tick-borne illness in the Hudson Valley, but doctors at the New York Medical College in Valhalla are warning about another disease.

04/15/2011

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