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  1. New Tappan Zee Bridge Construction Project Hits Halfway Point

    New Tappan Zee Bridge Construction Project Hits Halfway Point

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- A new Tappan Zee bridge is almost halfway finished, according to News 12 Westchester.Work on steel girders and concrete supports continues and the main towers are also beginning to be worked on, reported News 12 Westchester.Weather permitting, work on the bridge will continue into December, reported News 12 Westchester.To read the full story, click here.

  2. New York Roads Rank Among Worst For Traffic In Nation

    New York Roads Rank Among Worst For Traffic In Nation

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Drivers throughout the nation are seeing more traffic on the roads, but New York traffic rates as the third worst in the coutnry, according to NBC News.Studies show drivers are now spending approximately 42 hours stuck in traffic every year. The increase of jobs, as well as the decrease in the price of gas can be attributed to the addition of more cars on the ...

  3. Walmart Launches Holiday Season In August

    Walmart Launches Holiday Season In August

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Christmas is still four months away, but that isn't stopping Walmart from launching its holiday layaway plan now, reported ABC News.The retail giant will begin the layaway option Friday, hoping to get customers into the holiday spirit early. Layaway plans allow customers to pay for their items in a 90-day time frame, but items must cost a minimum of $10 and a ...

  4. Samuel And LaTanya Jackson Endorse Clinton Young For Mount Vernon Mayor

    Samuel And LaTanya Jackson Endorse Clinton Young For Mount Vernon Mayor

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Actor Samuel L. Jackson, in a joint statement with his wife, LaTanya, has endorsed Clinton Young for mayor in the Sept. 10 Mount Vernon Democratic primary.A Hollywood icon, Jackson’s movies have earned more than $11.4 billion, making him the highest-grossing actor of all time, according to Opus Data. Having appeared in more than 100 films, his work include ...

  5. Bridge Church Celebrates Community Weekend In Mount Vernon

    Bridge Church Celebrates Community Weekend In Mount Vernon

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- The Bridge Church will be presenting its 6th Annual Community Weekend on Saturday and Sunday.The event will run from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. There will be activities including facepainting, a double dutch/straight rope competition, basketball, a three-point contest and Mount Vernon Basketball League finals, music, games, prizes ...

  6. Car Dealership Could Replace Saw Mill Multiplex Cinemas

    Car Dealership Could Replace Saw Mill Multiplex Cinemas

    HAWTHORNE, N.Y. -- A new Audi car dealership may be taking the place of the All Westchester Saw Mill Multiplex Cinemas in Hawthorne, according to theexaminernews.com.National Amusements, the owner of the theater, has proposed the idea and requested approval from the Mount Pleasant Planning Board, reported theexaminernews.com.More than 67,000 square feet would be available for the ...

  7. Corporations Beautify Parks Through Westchester's Adopt-A-Park

    Corporations Beautify Parks Through Westchester's Adopt-A-Park

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Friends of Westchester County Parks announced that L.L. Bean and Fujifilm Holdings America Corp. have adopted county parks as part of their commitment to enhance and maintain parkland in the community. Westchester County’s Adopt-a-Park program promotes public involvement in the maintenance, improvement and support of the nearly 18,000-acre Westchester County Park ...

  8. Southern Westchester BOCES Center Offers New 'Career Starter' Classes

    Southern Westchester BOCES Center Offers New 'Career Starter' Classes

    HARRISON, N.Y. -- The Southern Westchester BOCES Center for Adult and Community Services is offering a wide range of “career starter” courses this fall.These classes are ideal for professionals seeking advancement and up-to-date certification in their careers and those who may be seeking new occupations, as well as new immigrants looking to perfect their English language capabilities or ...

  9. Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton Thrives On Attacks, Aide Says

    Chappaqua's Hillary Clinton Thrives On Attacks, Aide Says

    CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. -- Hillary Clinton's communications director insists that she will continue to fire back even as the publicity escalates over the use of her private email server, reported politico.com. The director, Jennifer Palmieri, explained the importance behind Clinton's campaign and assured the public that the issue was more complicated than it seemed, according to ...

  10. Did You Eat A Peach For National Peach Day, Mount Vernon?

    Did You Eat A Peach For National Peach Day, Mount Vernon?

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Anytime is a good time to enjoy a peach, but why not indulge in this tasty fruit on National Eat a Peach Day? Aug. 22 was chosen as the celebratory date, since peaches are harvested between June and August. Although China is one of the largest producers of peaches in the world, most people are more familiar with Georgia -- the Peach State -- which is one of ...

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