SOMERS, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Somers this week:
- New York State Police arrested Patricia Tompkins, of Somers, and charged her with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment.
- Nero, the hero dog who saved a Northern Westchester family from fire found dead.
- Caitlin Walsh, 20, of Armonk and Stephanie Cowell, 20, from Bedford were arrested on Sunday morning by New York state police after being stopped on Interstate 684 and charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated.
- The train that derailed Sunday morning in the Bronx was traveling at 82 miles per hour when it went over a curve, National Transportation Safety Board member Earl Weener said at a press conference.