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  1. Got Any Pranks Planned For April Fool's Day, White Plains?

    Got Any Pranks Planned For April Fool's Day, White Plains?

    April Fool's Day has been celebrated around the world for centuries, marked by individual pranks, business hoaxes and other types of hijinks, depending on what part of the globe you inhabit.In Italy, France, Belgium, and the Netherlands, a traditional prank is trying to stick a paper fish without getting caught.Wikipedia recounts that "in Ireland it was traditional to entrust the ...

  2. New Castle PD Offers Training On Active Shooter Situations

    New Castle PD Offers Training On Active Shooter Situations

    NEW CASTLE, N.Y. – If you've seen news of active shooter incidents and wondered what would be the best way to respond if you were faced with such a scenario, officers from the New Castle Police Department will be offering training on Wednesday evening, April 12."Active shooter situations are very rare," Police Chief Charles Ferry told Daily Voice, "but it's good to be ...

  3. Varsity Cheerleaders Advance To States During Sectionals In White Plains

    Varsity Cheerleaders Advance To States During Sectionals In White Plains

    NORTH ROCKLAND, N.Y. -- The North Rockland Red Raiders brought home their division title at the Section 1 cheerleading championships on Saturday, lohud.com reports, in a fitting tribute to longtime coach Lauren Gould, who died unexpectedly this past December.Carmel failed to defend that title, for the large school, large team division, at the competition at White Plains High School, ...

  4. Mamaroneck Man's Apparent Suicide At County Jail Under Investigation

    Mamaroneck Man's Apparent Suicide At County Jail Under Investigation

    VALHALLA, N.Y. -- An inmate at the Westchester County jail was found dead in his cell of an apparent suicide on Thursday, lohud.com reports.Alex Fusco, a 26-year-old Mamaroneck resident, was a 2008 alumnus of Mamaroneck High who had a prior criminal record, according to lohud.com. Corrections officials with the jail are investigating what would be the first suicide there in over a ...

  5. Get 'Corny' On National Popcorn Day, White Plains

    Get 'Corny' On National Popcorn Day, White Plains

    National Popcorn Day is this Thursday, Jan. 19, and here's a "corny" survey that proves Americans may be divided when it comes to politics, but there's something most citizens agree on -- love of popcorn.The "pop" culture researchers at National Today -- self-described as America's favorite online destination to celebrate quirky and fun holidays -- conducted a ...

  6. Hundreds Of Westchester Students Attend 2nd Annual Healthcare Career Fair

    Hundreds Of Westchester Students Attend 2nd Annual Healthcare Career Fair

    BRONXVILLE, N.Y. -- Last month, more than 300 high school students and parents visited Eastchester High School for its second healthcare careers interactive fair, sponsored by NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital.Students from both public and private high schools throughout Westchester were invited to gain hands-on experience and speak directly with doctors and other health ...

  7. 103 Million – Including A Man In Red – Will Travel This Christmas

    103 Million – Including A Man In Red – Will Travel This Christmas

    Less than a month after a busy Thanksgiving travel period, Americans are again on the move. And like Thanksgiving, travel over the upcoming Christmas and New Year's holiday is likely to show an increase compared to last year, says AAA Northeast.In fact, more than 103 million Americans -- the most on record and a 1.7 percent increase from last year -- are expected to travel over the ...

  8. Red Cross Shares Tips On Staying Safe During Winter's Worst

    Red Cross Shares Tips On Staying Safe During Winter's Worst

    EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- The Red Cross has provided a list of 10 tips on weathering the terribly cold weather.Wear layers of lightweight clothing, gloves and a hat.Bring pets indoors or make sure they have enough shelter and unfrozen water outdoors.If using a space heater, be sure to keep it on a hard, level surface and keep anything flammable at least three feet away.Make sure to turn off ...

  9. Elmsford-Based Food Bank For Westchester Picks City Harvest's Leslie Gordon

    Elmsford-Based Food Bank For Westchester Picks City Harvest's Leslie Gordon

    ELMSFORD, N.Y. -- Food Bank for Westchester, which provides programs for 200,000 hungry county residents, announced Wednesday that it appointed Leslie Gordon to be its a new president and CEO.She'll take over as CEO on Tuesday, Jan. 17, succeeding Ellen Lynch, who announced in September that she was stepping down from those roles."Leslie Gordon brings to Food Bank for Westchester a ...

  10. Westchester Restaurant Named Best In Country

    Westchester Restaurant Named Best In Country

    POCANTICO HILLS, N.Y. -- The national food site Eater has compiled a list of the best restaurants in the country for the third straight year, and, for the first time, has named a single "Best Restaurant in America" -- and Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Pocantico Hills has earned that honor.Eater is a Vox Media company, which describes itself as "the authority on dining and ...

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