WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in White Plains last week:
- Raina Kadavil, a White Plains High School senior, was recognized as the City of White Plains Youth of the Year 2014 on Monday, Nov. 3, during a Common Council meeting.
- White Plains has won AAA’s top Platinum Award for the outstanding effectiveness of its traffic safety programs.
- Politicians and business executives attended a grand opening and ribbon-cutting Wednesday, Nov. 12, at La Gianna, a 56-unit luxury rental property at 10 DeKalb Ave. in White Plains.
- The Internal Revenue Service is warning residents of Westchester County to beware of a new telephone scam demanding money or bank information from taxpayers.
- Rene Carcamo, 60, has been arrested and accused of hanging 25 dead cats from a tree near his Yonkers home in April.
- The male pedestrian who was struck and killed on the Saw Mill River Parkway in Dobbs Ferry on Wednesday, Nov. 19, has been identified as Hever Letona of Elmsford, according to Westchester County Police.
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