WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in White Plains last week:
- City police charged a West Harrison man, Manuel Cortes, 42, with public lewdness after they accused him of performing a lewd act in a public park, LoHud.com reported.
- A White Plains man suffered serious injuries after the motorcycle he was riding slammed into a car according to LoHud.com.
- Isaiah Cousins, a former Mount Vernon High School basketball star and current standout at the University of Oklahoma, was hit by a stray bullet when he was caught in the crossfire of a shootout between two rival gangs, according to LoHud.com.
- The federal monitor overseeing the 2009 affordable housing settlement will conduct another test on behalf of Westchester looking for exclusionary zoning in its communities, which county Board of Legislators Chairman Michael Kaplowitz (D–Somers) said Wednesday is the “logjam break that we have been waiting for.”
- Marissa Brett has been named president of the Westchester County Association, effective June 1.