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  1. 700-Plus To Compete In Biggest Ever American Crossword Puzzle Tournament In Area

    700-Plus To Compete In Biggest Ever American Crossword Puzzle Tournament In Area

    Westchester resident and New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz will be directing the 42nd annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament.The tournament, which Shortz, of Pleasantville, says is “the biggest one ever,” will take place between Friday, March 22 and Sunday, March 24 at the Marriott Hotel in Stamford. Upwards of 700 contestants from 37 states, D.C., six Canadian ...

  2. Missing Just 1-2 Hours Sleep Nearly Doubles Crash Risk, AAA Warns

    Missing Just 1-2 Hours Sleep Nearly Doubles Crash Risk, AAA Warns

    We all know the dangers of drowsy driving, but a new study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, a nonprofit research and education association, has shown that the hour or two of sleep you missed last night could have a bigger impact on your crash risk than previously thought.The research report was recently reissued in advance of daylight savings time after its initial 2016 ...

  3. Pace University Ranks No. 1 In Environmental Law By US News & World Report

    Pace University Ranks No. 1 In Environmental Law By US News & World Report

    US News & World Report has recognized Pace University’s environmental law program as the best in the nation.The program, called the Elisabeth Haub School of Law (Pace Law), was first developed 40 years ago and has since become a “signature program” at the school. The program has recruited some top-rated faculty who are recognized scholars within the fields of climate change ...

  4. Woman Caught Trying To Steal $220 Coat From Macy's, Police Say

    Woman Caught Trying To Steal $220 Coat From Macy's, Police Say

    A woman is facing larceny charges after police say she tried to steal a coat from a Macy’s store worth $220.Yorktown Police responded to a report of a shoplifter in custody at Macy’s at Jefferson Valley Mall (700 Lee Boulevard) on Monday, March 11 around 1:30 p.m.Upon further investigation, officers discovered that the suspect, identified as 61-year-old Lilia Gierer of New York City, ...

  5. Hapag Filipino Cuisine Ranks High Among Southeast Asian Restaurants In Westchester

    Hapag Filipino Cuisine Ranks High Among Southeast Asian Restaurants In Westchester

    Hapag Filipino Cuisine, located at 1789 Central Park Avenue in Yonkers’ Highridge Plaza, has become a hotspot for its wide and decadent array of authentic Filipino fare. Though it has only been open since last November, it has already established itself as Yohighest-ratedt rated Southeast Asian restaurant, boasting 4.5 stars out of 31 reviews on Yelp. Hapag, which means “long ...

  6. Statewide STOP DWI St. Patrick’s Day Crackdown Now Underway

    Statewide STOP DWI St. Patrick’s Day Crackdown Now Underway

    New York State Police troopers will be working alongside local law enforcement agencies to initiate increased enforcement efforts in advance of St. Patrick’s Day celebrations.Drivers should expect more sobriety checkpoints, additional DWI patrols and details for underage drinking and sales to minors between Friday, March 15 and Monday, March 18.New York State Police will also be ...

  7. Westchester Man Asleep Behind Wheel With Engine Running Charged With DWI, Police Say

    Westchester Man Asleep Behind Wheel With Engine Running Charged With DWI, Police Say

    A Westchester man who allegedly fell asleep behind the wheel with the engine running has been charged with DWI, police say.Orangetown Police were investigating a partially parked motor vehicle on Rt. 9W in the Town of Orangetown on Sunday, March 10 around 1 a.m. The vehicle’s engine was reportedly running, and police say the driver was asleep.Police then approached the vehicle and ...

  8. Police: Road-Rage Incident Leads To Intoxicated Westchester Motorist's Arrest

    Police: Road-Rage Incident Leads To Intoxicated Westchester Motorist's Arrest

    A Westchester motorist is facing multiple charges after a road rage incident, police say.Darien Police received a report from the victim on Sunday, March 10 around 7 p.m. stating that a red sedan was following her in a threatening manner. She said the vehicle first started following her in Rowayton, and she was currently on Hecker Avenue.The victim was instructed to pull over in front ...

  9. War Dog Memorial Planned For Lasdon Park In Northern Westchester

    War Dog Memorial Planned For Lasdon Park In Northern Westchester

    Lasdon Park, located on Route 35 in Katonah, will soon be the home to a new war dog memorial.Westchester County Executive George Latimer made the announcement on Wednesday, March 13, also known as National K-9 Veterans Day.In total, more than $30,000 has been raised by Friends of Lasdon Park & Arboretum to erect a memorial statue that will be dedicated to military hero dogs.The ...

  10. NY Times Calls Thornwood An 'Unpretentious Place' Where Neighbors Know One Another

    NY Times Calls Thornwood An 'Unpretentious Place' Where Neighbors Know One Another

    A Westchester hamlet has been recognized as an “unpretentious place” with middle-class roots in a real estate piece by the New York Times.The story also highlights the notion that the 1.1-mile municipality of Thornwood in the Town of Mount Pleasant offers more affordable living options than its pricier Westchester County counterparts.With 4,000 residents, Thornwood  is expected to ...

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