MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Mount Vernon this week:
- The winners in the Mount Vernon Democratic primary in September, incumbents Yuhanna Edwards, Roberta Apuzzo and former councilman Marcus Griffith will formally assume their spots on the City Council.
- Nelson Mandela Community High School in Mount Vernon was evacuated Wednesday morning after a bomb threat was phoned into the school.
- With 81 percent of districts reporting, the Democrats have a strong lead in the race for Mount Vernon City Council .
- Incumbent Rob Astorino has won a second term as Westchester County Executive.
- Amanda Iles, a former teacher at Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains, has been charged with rape of a 14-year-old boy while she was an employee at the school.
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