Westchester County

White Plains High School
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Maya Rajamani
May 29, 2020 - 11:15 am
A substitute teacher at a Westchester high school was arrested and charged with stalking after he started sending non-school-related messages to a student — and kept trying to get in contact after the student blocked him, prosecutors say.
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Maya Rajamani
May 27, 2020 - 5:03 pm
A pair of Westchester County residents who allegedly spray-painted swastikas and racist phrases at a park over Memorial Day weekend were arrested after one of them left his wallet behind, prosecutors say.
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Empty streets, restaurants and cafes make up the business area in the one mile containment zone on March 11, 2020 in New Rochelle, New York.
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Maya Rajamani
May 22, 2020 - 3:47 pm
Westchester County's daily COVID-19 death toll has been in the single digits every day this week, County Executive George Latimer said Friday.
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Hospital workers cheer as first responders pass by the Westchester Medical Center in a caravan of sirens and lights on April 14, 2020 in Valhalla, New York.
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Maya Rajamani
May 19, 2020 - 8:01 pm
Westchester County Executive George Latimer reported 79 new COVID-19 cases and three new deaths on Tuesday — the lowest overnight death toll the county has seen since the pandemic began, he said.
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Fire trucks depart the Westchester Medical Center on April 14, 2020 in Valhalla, New York during the coronavirus crisis.
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Maya Rajamani
May 18, 2020 - 6:13 pm
Westchester County lost 26 residents to COVID-19 over the weekend, bringing its death toll to 1,295, state health department data shows.
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Testing kits are displayed on a table as medical workers test for COViD-19 at Abyssinian Baptist Church, one of 11 churches across the city as well as Nassau County and Westchester that has begun testing for the virus on May 13, 2020 in New York City.
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Maya Rajamani
May 15, 2020 - 7:35 pm
Westchester County Executive George Latimer reported 151 new COVID-19 cases and 13 new deaths on Friday — and said the number of active cases has been steadily declining for the past few days.
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Fire trucks depart the Westchester Medical Center on April 14, 2020 in Valhalla, New York.
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Maya Rajamani
May 13, 2020 - 5:06 pm
Westchester County Executive George Latimer on Wednesday reported seven new COVID-19 deaths and 139 new cases, adding that the number of hospitalizations in the county remains below 500.
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Hospital workers wave and cheer outside the Westchester Medical Center as first responders pass by in a caravan of sirens and lights on April 14, 2020 in Valhalla, New York.
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Maya Rajamani
May 11, 2020 - 3:46 pm
Westchester County Executive George Latimer on Monday reported nine new COVID-19 deaths and 90 new cases, adding that the number of active cases in the county has dropped “dramatically.”
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Westchester Coronavirus
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Maya Rajamani
May 11, 2020 - 12:51 pm
The New Rochelle lawyer who became known as Westchester County's “patient zero” after he tested positive for COVID-19 didn’t think he had the virus when he got sick, he said in an interview on “Today” Monday morning.
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Ribbons of Remembrance
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Maya Rajamani
May 06, 2020 - 4:05 pm
Westchester County Executive George Latimer on Wednesday unveiled a temporary memorial to honor residents who have died of COVID-19 — two days after the county’s death toll surpassed 1,100.
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