MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Here are some of the tops stories in Mount Vernon this week:
- Candidates for Mount Vernon's three open City Council seats debated on Wednesday. Incumbents Yuhanna Edwards and Roberta Apuzzo, and former council member Marcus Griffith, are being challenged by newcomers Andre Bailey, Maria Caraballo, Damon Jones and Damaris Mone.
- The Enclave on 5th, a mixed-use educational and housing development in Mount Vernon, broke ground on South 5th Avenue in the city on Tuesday.
- Mount Vernon's Transcend Dance will host an open house to invite new young dancers to take sample classes and register for the year starting at 10 a.m., Sept. 14.
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