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Westchester County exec, other officials on hand for reopening of Rye Playland boardwalk, April 10, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Questions About Rye Playland’s Future Persist At Boardwalk Grand Reopening

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino is hopeful county legislatures will vote on his proposed makeover that’s been dubbed a reinvention.

04/10/2014

A rendering of the proposed Westchester Field House. (Credit CBS 2)

Westchester Homeowners Cry Foul Over Proposed Sports Megaplex

Some Westchester homeowners have called a proposed 32 acre, for-profit, sports complex, being proposed by local leaders unsportsmanlike.

03/11/2014

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.

02/26/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge toll plaza, Tarrytown, N.Y. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Lawmakers Call For Tappan Zee Toll Break For Locals

This follows Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal earlier this month for Staten Island residents to pay reduced tolls on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.

02/24/2014

Harry Devert's mother says he disappeared during a trip to Mexico on Jan. 25, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Turns To Social Media In Hopes Of Finding Westchester Man Missing In Mexico

The family of Harry Devert of Pelham says he’s been missing since the end of January.

02/10/2014

Harry Devert's mother says he disappeared during a trip to Mexico on Jan. 25, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Continues Search For Westchester Man Missing In Mexico

The family of world traveler and adventure blogger Harry Devert asked for help on Saturday and now his girlfriend Sarah Schiear has added her voice.

02/09/2014

Westchester residents got an early start on snow removal on Friday morning. (Credit CBS 2)

Westchester Residents Brave Bone-Chilling Temperature To Clean Up Snowy Mess

Most stores did manage to open even as potential customers struggled to clear their driveways so they could head out.

01/03/2014

Lauren Spierer missing poster (credit: CBS 2)

Lawsuit To Move Forward Against 2 In Connection With Disappearance Of Lauren Spierer

A judge ruled Monday that the lawsuit against Jason Rosenbaum and Corey Rossman in connection with the disappearance of college student Lauren Spierer can move forward.

12/24/2013

Meagan White (credit: Westchester County Police)

Westchester Teacher, 34, Accused Of Rape Of 16-Year-Old Boy

Meaghan White, 34, allegedly had two sexual encounters with a 16-year-old boy in her car at Wilson’s Woods Park in Mount Vernon, Westchester Police said.

12/05/2013

Leaves

Leave The Leaves: Westchester Officials Tout Mulching Over Raking And Bagging

County leaders are touting a program that they say would not only save homeowners time but also save the county money without the leaves ever leaving your property.

11/25/2013

Long Island Railroad ticket machine (credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Indictment Unsealed In MTA Skimming Case

Niculae Petre, Dorin Husa, Valer Zaharia, and Teodora Zaharia, are accused of stealing customers’ PIN numbers and other financial information.

11/25/2013

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Holiday Celebrations Underway In Yonkers

Santa and Mrs. Claus were on hand for the festivities, the couple watched as Emanuel Ringers and Yuletide Carolers put on live performances.

11/16/2013

A traffic stop turned into a wild police chase in Harrison. (Credit CBS 2)

Cops Hunting For Suspect After Wild Chase In Harrison

The incident was captured on a police cruiser’s dashboard cam and began during an attempted traffic stop, CBS 2 reported.

11/14/2013

Authorities investigate a report of a man shot in the head inside of a Yonkers home. (Credit CBS 2)

Man Found Shot In The Head Inside Of Lavish Yonkers Home

The property is home to a real estate executive and his wife, an NYPD psychologist, and the couple’s two children, according to authorities.

11/14/2013

Daniel "Max" Winsten (New York State Police)

Westchester Teen Accused Of Secretly Videotaping People At Gym Locker Room

A Westchester County teen is accused of secretly videotaping people inside a health club locker room.

11/08/2013

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