PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Peekskill last week:
- New York State Police charged Sergio D. Hernandez-Garcia, 28 , a Peekskill man with falsely reporting a robbery and a stabbing on Tuesday, Oct. 14, officials said.
- The most recent long-range winter forecast from Accuweather, released Wednesday, suggests residents of Westchester should get prepared for another bout with the polar vortex this winter.
- State officials have said a request for proposal to open a methadone clinic in Peekskill was submitted in August and that the new clinic could be open as early as next year, according to LoHud.com.
- Gov. Andrew Cuomo has released a state-wide Ebola preparedness plan if any cases of the virus are found in New York.
- Former Republican nominee Mitt Romney sent out an email asking fellow members of the GOP to throw their support and finances behind Rob Astorino, according to the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle.
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