Westchester County

Seismograph
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Andrew Weber
October 29, 2019 - 1:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – The Lower Hudson Valley area felt its second earthquake in a week on Monday. A 1.27-magnitude earthquake was recorded in Mamaroneck, reports the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University. The epicenter is believed to have been on Rockland Avenue between Hickory...
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Halloween
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Andrew Weber
October 22, 2019 - 1:56 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – There will be a curfew for children ages 16 and under on Halloween, the city of Yonkers announced Tuesday. Children ages 11 and younger must be home by 10 p.m., while those 12 and 13 are allowed out until 10:30 p.m., and ages 14 through 16 until 11 p.m, said Yonkers Mayor...
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White Plains Holocaust Garden of Remembrance
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Andrew Weber
October 09, 2019 - 1:48 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Vandals left anti-Semitic hate symbols at a Westchester County Holocaust memorial, officials said Tuesday, on the eve of Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year in Judaism. The anti-sematic stickers and posters were placed at the Garden of Remembrance in White Plains. County...
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Trump Plaza in New Rochelle
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Andrew Weber
September 18, 2019 - 11:46 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A driver crashed his car into the lobby of Trump Plaza in Westchester Tuesday evening. Around 8:30 a.m., a 2018 Mercedes Sedan, operated by a 63-year-old man from Larchmont failed to make a left turn and struck the front entrance of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, coming to rest...
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Vaping
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Andrew Weber
September 17, 2019 - 1:34 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A Westchester County school district is planning to install special detectors that can spot e-cigarette smoke. Officials in White Plains say detectors will be installed in undisclosed locations around schools in the district. The detectors identify chemicals in the vapor...
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TNS
Kimberly Dole
September 11, 2019 - 10:52 am
NEW YORK (1010WINS) -- A rabid raccoon attacked three people in Westchester County, health officials announced on Tuesday. The raccoon first attacked an 84-year-old woman at the corner of Halstead and Madison avenues, and then bit a 75-year-old man on Halstead Avenue a short time later. In the...
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David Caplan
September 05, 2019 - 1:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Westchester County woman agreed to a plea deal and pleaded guilty Thursday morning to murdering her 2-year-old daughter. Cynthia Arce will be sentenced to 25 years to life on Oct. 31 for killing her daughter Gabriella in April 2018. Arce pleaded guilty to felony charges of...
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