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Mansions in Yonkers and other sites in Westchester County have become increasingly popular with film crews. (Credit: CBS 2)

Westchester County Now On A-List Of Hollywood’s Sought-After Shooting Locations

Some really big movies have been filmed in Westchester over the last several years. Now, the county film office hopes to cash in on small-screen productions and lure more television shows to town.

08/20/2014

A woman was stabbed while walking her dog on this block in Lewisboro, Westchester County. (Credit: CBS 2)

Search Continues For Suspect Who Stabbed Woman Walking Dog In Lewisboro

Investigators said the 25-year-old victim reported a male suspect wearing a hoodie approached her from behind, punched and stabbed her several times before getting away.

08/15/2014

A woman was stabbed while walking her dog on this block in Lewisboro, Westchester County. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Woman Attacked, Stabbed While Walking Dog In Lewisboro

New York State Crime Stoppers on Thursday were offering a reward of up to $2,500 for an arrest, after a woman was stabbed and wounded as she walked a dog in Westchester County.

08/14/2014

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Boil Order Extended Through Sunday For Parts Of Ossining

A boil order has been extended through Sunday for a central section in the village of Ossining in Westchester County.

08/01/2014

No major injuries were reported when a car crashed into a Trader Joe's in Hartsdale, Westchester County on Tuesday, July 29. (Credit: @ActionNewsService)

Car Crashes Into Trader Joe’s In Westchester County

No one was seriously injured Tuesday evening when a car slammed into a Trader Joe’s grocery store in Westchester County.

07/29/2014

Hutchinson River Parkway - Rye Brook, NY - Sep 9, 2009 (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

Lacey Spears is accused of killing her son, Garnett, by feeding him lethal levels of salt. (Credit: Westchester County District Attorney's Office)

Experts: Case Of Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears May Shed Light On Munchausen By Proxy

Experts said the case of a mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt appears be an example of how social media feeds into Munchausen by proxy.

07/19/2014

Peter Russell, 64, is accused of running a meth lab from his home in Mount Kisco. (Credit: CBS 2)

Life Imitates ‘Breaking Bad:’ Man, 64, Accused Of Running Meth Lab In Upscale Westchester Town

Police have busted an alleged meth lab in a place where it may not be expected – on a quiet street in an upscale Westchester County neighborhood.

07/17/2014

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22 Years In Prison For Westchester Man Who Strangled Wife

A Westchester County computer programmer was sentenced to 22 years in prison Tuesday for strangling his wife.

07/15/2014

Flooding in Lakewood, New Jersey on Monday, July 14. (Credit: @mbigbrach)

Latest Round Of Storms Leaves Roads Flooded, Drivers Stranded In Tri-State

Heavy rain turned major roads into rivers and rapids in parts of the Tri-State Area Monday evening, in a round of storms that could continue off and on for more than a day to come.

07/14/2014

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Port Chester To Honor Onetime Resident Who Was Chief Carver Of Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore may be some 1,700 miles away from the Tri-State Area, but its chief carver was a resident of Westchester County.

06/20/2014

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State Trooper Credited With Saving Man After White Plains Gas Station Explosion

Dramatic video released Friday shows a fiery crash and a daring rescue at a Westchester County gas station earlier this week.

06/07/2014

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Union, School Bus Company Avoid Looming Strike In Westchester

Less than 48 hours before Transport Workers Union Local 100 members were to walk off the job at Mile Square, the union and the company reached a tentative deal that was supported unanimously by the negotiating committee, the union said on Saturday.

05/17/2014

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Body Of Missing Westchester Man Found By Worker In Wooded Area

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

05/15/2014

Firefighters on the scene after a fire and possible explosion at a condo complex in Hastings-on-Hudson on May 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Fire, Explosion At Hastings-On-Hudson Condo Complex

The fire broke out at a home on Turnberry Drive in Hastings-on-Hudson near the St. Andrew’s golf course.

05/14/2014

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