MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Mount Vernon this week:
- The Mount Vernon Technology and Science Youth Center for Advancement has announced plans to erect a new center that will focus on preparing city school children to continue their education following high school.
- This year, due to a state mandate that created a new, independent library district, Mount Vernon taxpayers will have the power to vote on the public library budget and trustee candidates for the first time.
- Two Monroe College football players have been suspended from school after being arrested following a drive-by shooting.
- Four New Rochelle residents remained displaced late on Monday afternoon, after an early morning fire tore through a Bayard Street home , razing half of it.
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