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  1. Police Probe Packages Stolen Outside Homes In Westchester Community

    Police Probe Packages Stolen Outside Homes In Westchester Community

    As the holiday season approaches police are investigating four different incidents of thefts of packages from doorsteps and expect more "porch pirates" to be on the prowl.The thefts took place between Oct. 18 and Nov. 3 at four homes in Greenburgh, said Lt. Kobie Powell with the Greenburgh Police Department.Due to the thefts, Powell and the department are urging residents to ...

  2. Man Charged With Taking Illicit Videos, Photos Up Women's Skirts In Area, Police Say

    Man Charged With Taking Illicit Videos, Photos Up Women's Skirts In Area, Police Say

    A 73-year--old area man was arrested for allegedly using his cell phone to take photos and videos of women wearing dresses or skirts or "upskirting."Donald P. Fegan of Millbrook was charged Friday, Nov. 9, with five counts of unlawful surveillance after investigators found he used his cellular device to take the images and recordings, said Trooper AJ Hicks, spokesman for New ...

  3. Woman Nabbed Attempting To Smuggle Drugs Into Fishkill Correctional Facility, Police Say

    Woman Nabbed Attempting To Smuggle Drugs Into Fishkill Correctional Facility, Police Say

    A 48-year-old woman was nabbed trying to smuggle drugs into the Fishkill Correctional Facility, according to state police.Diana Guzman of the Bronx was arrested on Saturday, Nov. 3, for attempting to bring 18.3 grams of synthetic marijuana, and 85 sublingual suboxone strips into Fishkill Correctional Facility, said New York State Police Trooper AJ Hicks.The drugs were hidden ...

  4. Police Probe Possible Causes Of Fire At Former Site Of Popular Restaurant

    Police Probe Possible Causes Of Fire At Former Site Of Popular Restaurant

    The two-alarm fire that destroyed a former popular restaurant that has sat abandoned since it closed in 2001 is under investigation.The Rusty Nail, known for its "hopping" happy hours, was destroyed by the fire during the early morning hours on Thursday in the town of Wallkill. State Police, who assisted at the fire scene, said the origin of the fire at the three-story ...

  5. Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into Route 9A Overpass

    Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into Route 9A Overpass

    A tractor-trailer backed up traffic for just over an hour after hitting a bridge overpass on Route 9A in Briarcliff Manor on Friday afternoon, according to police.The vehicle got stuck under the overpass around 2:30 p.m. and was stuck for about an hour before a tow truck could come and move it, Briarcliff Police said.The overpass was inspected and deemed safe, they added.Traffic ...

  6. Stuck Breakneck Ridge Teen Hiker Issued A Ticket Following Rescue

    Stuck Breakneck Ridge Teen Hiker Issued A Ticket Following Rescue

    A 19-year-old who had to be rescued after becoming struck high on a trail on Breakneck Ridge, a mountain along the Hudson River between Beacon and Cold Spring, was issued a ticket after he was back to safety.According to State Park Police, the department received word around 5:30 p.m. Thursday that the teen from Ozone Park, was hiking on the White Trail when he ventured ...

  7. Woman In Critical Condition After Being Hit By Vehicle Crossing Street In Northern Westchester

    Woman In Critical Condition After Being Hit By Vehicle Crossing Street In Northern Westchester

    A 61-year-old woman is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle while crossing Route 121 in Northern Westchester with her bicycle, state police said.The incident took place around 6:37 p.m. Wednesday when the woman was attempting to cross Route 121 in Lewisboro in the hamlet of Cross River when she was struck by a northbound car, said Trooper AJ Hicks, spokesman for ...

  8. Husband, Wife Chefs Ride Success Of White Plains Eatery In Downtown Stamford

    Husband, Wife Chefs Ride Success Of White Plains Eatery In Downtown Stamford

    Riding on the success of their White Plains restaurant,  the owners of Roasted are getting a grip on the Stamford market after almost a year in the downtown area.Roasted Food Co. began as a serious sandwich place and quickly morphed into a full-fledged fast-casual restaurant and bar, focusing on that same from-scratch philosophy, Chef Bill and Kristin Hall used in White Plains at ...

  9. Manhunt For Burglary Suspect Prompting Lockout Of Schools In Northern Westchester

    Manhunt For Burglary Suspect Prompting Lockout Of Schools In Northern Westchester

    An attempted burglary in Northern Westchester has led to a manhunt and a school lockout.The incident took place around 11:47 a.m. Wednesday when an attempted burglary occurred at 3 Lafayette St. in Verplanck, said New York State Trooper AJ Hicks.Police are not releasing many details but did confirm that the NYSP are searching for a suspect and that schools in the area are in a ...

  10. Investigation Underway After Razor Blade Found In Halloween Candy

    Investigation Underway After Razor Blade Found In Halloween Candy

    Police are warning parents in a Hudson Valley town to check their children's Halloween candy after a razor blade was found inside a candy bar.Stony Point Police said that a razor blade was found inside a "mini" Twix candy bar. As an investigation continues, police are not sure if someone put the razor inside the candy bar or if it came from a store-bought bag of candy.Police said ...

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