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  1. Crash Involving Overturned Vehicle Causes Gridlock New Tappan Zee Bridge

    Crash Involving Overturned Vehicle Causes Gridlock New Tappan Zee Bridge

    This story has been updated.There was gridlock on the Rockland-bound lanes of the new Tappan Zee Bridge after a crash that blocked two lanes for more than an hour.The crash took place around 1 p.m. Thursday when a car overturned on its side, said New York State Police Trooper Michael Cassella.One person received minor injuries in the crash, but traffic traveling northbound was backed up ...

  2. $10 Million Richer: Westchester Man Wins On Lottery Scratch-Off Ticket

    $10 Million Richer: Westchester Man Wins On Lottery Scratch-Off Ticket

    One lucky Westchester man is $10 million richer after purchasing a scratch-off lottery ticket. The man will be identified at 1 p.m. Friday when he picks up his giant check from the New York Lottery’s Yolanda Vega at the store where he purchased his ticket, lottery officials said.The Westchester County resident won his prize on a $10,000 a Week for Life scratch-off ticket that he ...

  3. ID Released For Man Killed After Climbing On Top Of Train In Westchester

    ID Released For Man Killed After Climbing On Top Of Train In Westchester

    As MTA officials release the name of the man killed after climbing on top of a Metro-North train Wednesday night, one witness to the event said it was a "horrible" experience that will stay with him forever.MTA officials said Michael Vigeant, 24, of Hudson, New Hampshire, was killed about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday after climbing on top of a Stamford-bound train between Larchmont ...

  4. Man Dies After Climbing On Top Of Metro-North Train In Westchester

    Man Dies After Climbing On Top Of Metro-North Train In Westchester

    Click here for an updated story: ID Released For Man Killed After Climbing On Top Of Train In WestchesterA man was killed overnight after climbing on top of a Metro-North train and coming into contact with live wires.The incident took place around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday after the man tried to get on top of a train headed to New Haven, Metro-North officials said.The train stopped between ...

  5. $9.8M Northern Westchester Estate Has Tennis Court, Gym, Pool, Wine Cellar

    $9.8M Northern Westchester Estate Has Tennis Court, Gym, Pool, Wine Cellar

    Have a need for seven bedrooms and seven bathrooms, along with tennis courts, a wine cellar and a gym, all decorated lavishly?Then a Northern Westchester estate on the market for $9.8 million, is the house for you."Manor," is the word for the North Salem brick Georgian Manor, circa 1934. Designed by noted architect Mott Schmidt for an heir to the Woolworth estate, the home was ...

  6. Nearly 200 Handguns, Rifles Now Off The Streets After Buyback In Peekskill

    Nearly 200 Handguns, Rifles Now Off The Streets After Buyback In Peekskill

    A total of 185 guns are off the streets thanks to the efforts of the Peekskill Police Department during their annual Gun Buyback Event.The event, held Saturday, Sept. 15 at the United Methodist Church, was designed to get unwanted and/or unsecured guns off the street and out of people’s homes, according to Peekskill Chief of Police Donald Halmy.Out of the 185 guns turned in, 97 were ...

  7. Five Nabbed With Handguns, Heroin In Dutchess Task Force Raid

    Five Nabbed With Handguns, Heroin In Dutchess Task Force Raid

    The Dutchess County Task Force nabbed five people during a raid of a City of Poughkeepsie apartment with handguns, 2,800 bags of heroin and fentanyl, and more than $11,000 in cash.The task force executed two search warrants during the raid on Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Eastman Towers at 22 Montgomery St., following an investigation of narcotics sales taking place in the area, said Frank ...

  8. Sexual Assault Suspect From Peekskill Apprehended After Police Search

    Sexual Assault Suspect From Peekskill Apprehended After Police Search

    Police apprehended a man described as armed and dangerous who was wanted for a sexual assault and had managed to escape during a pursuit.Andre Sims, 35, of the City of Peekskill was arrested Tuesday around 3:30 p.m. at St. Vincent Hospital in Westchester County in Harrison by the New York State Police B.C.I. and City of Newburgh detectives, City of Newburgh Police Det. Lt. Joseph Burns ...

  9. Know Him? Police Seek To ID Suspect Who Used Credit Card Stolen In Northern Westchester

    Know Him? Police Seek To ID Suspect Who Used Credit Card Stolen In Northern Westchester

    Police are asking for help in identifying a man who used a stolen credit card at numerous businesses in Westchester and Fairfield counties and on Long Island.Pound Ridge Police said the man, described as being 40 to 50 years old, 6-foot tall, with a medium build, used the stolen card during the month of May at stores in Yonkers, Darien and Manhasset.He was last seen wearing blue jeans, ...

  10. Concerned Hudson Valley Sister Leads Cops To Man Who Crashes Into Six Cars

    Concerned Hudson Valley Sister Leads Cops To Man Who Crashes Into Six Cars

    An unidentified, violent, out-of-control man was apprehended by police after a lengthy police chase which included the man hitting six vehicles, including three state police cars on I-91 in the New Haven area, police said.The incident unfolded early Monday when the man's sister phone New Haven police to report he was "out of control," and "needed hospitalization," ...

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