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Westchester County Pays Tribute to Gold Star Mothers

COUNTY EXECUTIVE GEORGE LATIMER, VETERANS SERVICE AGENCY DIRECTOR RON TOCCI HOST TRIBUTE CEREMONY. Westchester County paused Friday afternoon to honor the sacrifice of the families of who lost children in the service of our country at the County’s annual Gold Star Mothers & Families Memorial Tribute Ceremony. When an active-duty service member dies, that service member’s mother becomes a Gold Star Mother.
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VIDEO: Mercedes driver fatally shot by Bronx carjackers after going out to meet someone: ‘Told his mom he would be right back’

A Bronx Mercedes-Benz driver ran out to meet someone only to be fatally shot by carjackers. Jose Alvarado, 45, was shot in the head during the carjacking in Hunts Point at about 11:55 p.m. Saturday, cops and the victim’s family said. Surveillance footage obtained by the Daily News shows three men confronting Alvarado on the sidewalk outside his parked Mercedes-Benz on Hunts Point Ave. near ...
BRONX, NY
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Duck Donuts Opens New Location In White Plains

Duck Donuts has launched a new location in Westchester County. The popular eatery opened in White Plains on Friday, Sept. 9 at 393 Tarrytown Road (Route 119). Duck Donuts offers a variety of flavors of made-to-order, specialty donuts. Their seasonal flavors for autumn include apple cobbler, apple pie, pumpkin streusel,...
WHITE PLAINS, NY
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Sing Sing Prison Break: A Hudson River Fishing Tale

Hatzmann recalled a story told to him by fellow fisherman Charlie Rohr, about a prison break from Sing Sing Prison in Ossining, New York.Rohr was also interviewed for the Yonkers, NY Herald Statesman in an article published April 14th, 1941:. “We’re Going To Bump You Off!” Killers Promise Charlie Rohr....
OSSINING, NY

Letters to the Editor — Sept. 26, 2022

The Issue: The city’s plan to set up emergency shelters for migrants in Orchard Beach in The Bronx. I’m really surprised that the tents for the migrants will be set up in The Bronx (“In‘tents’ setup for migrants,” Sept. 23). Mr. Mayor, there is a large park on the Upper West Side that could accommodate those tents. I’m sure all the liberals in that neighborhood would love to help out. Oh, but that’s right — those are the people who donate to your campaign, so you don’t want to inconvenience them. Why is it always OK to place jails, tents or whatever the rich...
BRONX, NY
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New Covenant Center 5K fundraiser raises over $26,000

For the 10th year, residents of the Stamford community came together for the annual 5K Miles for a Mission Race to raise funds for the New Covenant Center. The race took place at St. Francis Episcopal Church off Long Ridge Road. The New Covenant Center provides meals to people in...
STAMFORD, CT

NYC bail-reform darling Pedro Hernandez sought in shooting outside St. Pat’s

An accused career criminal who was once the darling of bail-reform advocates is now being sought by cops for attempted murder outside St. Patrick’s Cathedral, law-enforcement sources say. Pedro Hernandez — who still has three other open gun cases against him — is wanted in the Aug. 28 Midtown shooting that stemmed from a game of three-card monte, sources said. Hernandez, 22, is suspected of firing into an occupied red Mercedes Benz after losing cash and a gold chain in the notoriously rigged sidewalk hustle. According to police sources, Hernandez was at the corner of Fifth Avenue and 50th Street around 5:45...
NEW YORK CITY, NY

Westchester spot has a special bacon fried rice on its brunch menu

NEW YORK (PIX11) — A Westchester brunch spot offers unique dishes and an inviting bar, making it a hit with the locals. Steak and eggs, bacon fried rice, and a delicious French toast highlight the brunch menu at Village Social in Rye. PIX11’s Kirstin Cole went behind the stove to try the eats. Watch her […]
RYE, NY

Man fatally shot in the head in Hunts Point, police say

HUNTS POINT, The Bronx (PIX11) — A man was fatally shot in the head outside a strip club in the Bronx early Sunday morning, police said. Authorities found Jose Alvarado, 45, with a gunshot wound to the head in front of a strip club at 673 Hunts Point Rd. in Hunts Point at around 12:15 a.m., police […]
BRONX, NY

Football and food

When I was in high school, the biggest football rivalry for kids in North Jersey's parochial schools was Don Bosco vs. Bergen Catholic. In those days, the game was often played on Thanksgiving, drawing huge crowds. And over the decades, the powerhouse teams would flip between Bosco, Bergen, St. Joe's and Paramus Catholic. In recent years, Bergen has been on top.
ORADELL, NJ
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NY HEALTH STOPS COVID 19 TRACKER FOR “MAINTENANCE” FOR 3 DAYS. CDC REPORTS NEW WESTCHESTER INFECTIONS HAVE GONE FROM “Low” to “MEDIUM.” WEEKLY NEW CASES THROUGH 5 DAYS: 1,163– ON TRACK FOR 1,534 UP 4%

WPCNR CORONAVIRUS SURVEILLANCE. From the NYS Dept of Health Covid 19 Tracker (Suspended Temporarily). Observation and Analysis by John F. Bailey. September 25, 2022 UPDATED 12 NOON EDT WITH THURSDAY INFECTIONS JUST RELEASED AND WHAT THEY MEAN:. WPCNR regrets to report that it cannot report in latest trend in new...
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