MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Mount Vernon last week:
- A Mount Vernon resident was wounded during an armed robbery after he was accosted during an attempt to steal his cell phone, police said.
- Mount Vernon residents came out in droves on Tuesday, as, for the first time, they exercised their right to vote on the public library budget and trustee candidates .
- The Westchester County Department of Health has issued a boil water advisory for a section of the City of Mount Vernon .
- Two Yonkers men have been arrested and charged in connection to the shooting death of a 23-year-old male Yonkers resident , police said.
- Three school counselors from the Mount Vernon School District recently took part in the first School Counselor Summit in Albany.
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