WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Here are some of the stories that topped the news in White Plains this week:
- A 21-year-old White Plains woman was pushed in front of an oncoming Metro North train at the White Plains station. She was pushed to the tracks and struck by an empty northbound train and was injured. A 39-year-old homeless man pleaded "guilty with an explanation" to the crime in a bizarre court appearance.
- After the arrests of part-time employees accused of stealing the receipts of Westchester County parking operations, changes have been made in Westchester Parks Department. A new system of controls has been put in place to prevent this type of theft in the future.
- Sexual misconduct incident on school bus among elementary school students sparks concern in Westchester. In Newburgh's school district, boys ages 7-10 had been engaging in sexual acts in the back of their school bus going to and from their elementary school for at least a month.