MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Mount Vernon this week:
- Greenburgh officials have ended a decade-long legal dispute by agreeing to pay $6.5 million after a ruling that it violated the constitutional rights of a Mount Vernon church .
- Mount Vernon is protesting against Pleasantville police officer Peter Burns , who allegedly posted a racism-fueled rant against President Barack Obama on his Facebook page.
- Westchester County commuters will see reduced commute time on Metro-North Railroad trains as construction on a stretch of railroad in the Bronx is completed.
- Recent data from the National Center for Education reveals that New York State teachers have the highest average annual salary in the country.
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