Valhalla

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

Westchester Community College - Valhalla, NY - File / Photo: SUNY

Two Westchester Biotech Firms To Offer Mini MBA Programs For Employees

“The idea is to offer the competitive product, what many of the Ivy League colleges have offered,” says county economic development director Larry Gottlieb.

04/04/2011

Pace University students are seen after the judge dismissed the charges - Mount Pleasant, NY - Mar 24, 2011 - Photo: Catherine Cioffi / WCBS 880

Judge Dismisses Charges In Pace University Case

A judge has dismissed all charges against four New York college football players who were arrested after a teammate was killed by a police officer.

03/24/2011

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

Pet Food Pantry Planned For Northern Suburbs

A New York woman is starting a pet food pantry to help people who may be forced to give up their animals because they can no longer afford to feed them.

02/08/2011

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Officials To Westchester: Boil Your Water

The alert affects Briarcliff, Sleepy Hollow, Tarrytown, Grasslands Reservation, Elmsford, Irvington, Hawthorne, Valhalla, and Thornwood.

01/31/2011

A man uses a snow blower in Oakland, NJ - Dec 27, 2010 - Photo: Laura Paratore

Take Care With Snow Blowers And Shovels!

At the Westchester Medical Center emergency room, they’ve seen their fair share of emergencies since the snow moved into town.

12/28/2010

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

NY Boy In coma After Being Hit By Truck

Peekskill police said the boy was one of several children crossing the street at a Route 9 intersection when he was struck.

12/13/2010

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Slain Pace Student’s Teammate Appears In Court

A defense lawyer is questioning the criminal mischief charge against a college quarterback accused of breaking a store window after a teammate was shot to death by suburban New York police.

CBS New York–10/21/2010

DJ Henry (credit: CBS)

Pace Student Shooting Witness: It Was An Accident

“DJ’s mother needs to know that her son is not a criminal, and what happened that night was an accident,” Samantha DeRosa, who was in the middle of Sunday’s chaos said.

10/18/2010

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