A nurse at Martin Luther King Elementary School in Yonkers sent him back to his classroom to “get his backpack because he was going home.”
Prosecutors Tuesday said hundreds of customers at White Plains bank are victims of theft – and the thieves are tellers who allegedly took their money.
A Yonkers community is mourning the loss of man many are calling hero after he died trying to save a child from drowning.
People who live on Cromwell Place in Yonkers’ south side said they are used to people with guns, but this incident was excessive.
Police had an extra presence at a busy Yonkers intersection to remind drivers to watch out for kids and buses, especially when they put out their stop signs.
Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore said Alberto Plasencia, 28, was sentenced Tuesday. He pleaded guilty to manslaughter in June.
Police say an angry passenger punched and kicked an airline employee while looking for his bag at New York’s LaGuardia Airport.
Fort Lee officials on Wednesday say it was 33-year-old Sgt. 1st Class Paula M. Walker of Yonkers, New York. She was a human resources specialist.
The social media phenomenon began with Yonkers native Pat Quinn, who was diagnosed with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, last year.
Tommy Smalls, 29, and three other men are accused of fatally shooting two cab drivers in separate incidents and then stealing their cars.
The three-alarm blaze began around 10:15 p.m. Saturday at 191 Saratoga Avenue, a resident said.
The robberies took place on Tuesday just 15 minutes apart. Both incidents were caught on surveillance video.
Police Capt. Joseph Barca told 1010 WINS he’s been treated as part of the Hamideh family ever since.
Yonkers police on Thursday were investigating two gunpoint robberies that occurred within a period of 15 minutes earlier this week, which police said were related.
Two suspects dressed in dark clothing opened fire on a group of people at the corner of Coyle Place and Intervale Place around 1:20 a.m., police said.