HARRISON, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Harrison this week:
- Paul J. Valentino, Jr. , owner of Casa de Villa restaurant in Harrison, died March 3. He was 99.
- Office supply giant Staples plans to close 225 of its North American stores by the end of the year including 10 Westchester locations could be affected.
- The driver who caused a fatal accident on Interstate-95 in Rye could be facing additional charges on top of driving while intoxicated.
- Three Mahopac students have been suspended following racially charged Tweets toward Mount Vernon basketball players .
- Refugio de Esperanza, a 107-year-old New Rochelle church that had been in disrepair decades, re-opened its doors on Friday thanks in large part to the foundation run by New York Yankees legend and Purchase resident Mariano Rivera.
- Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino officially announced his candidacy for governor .
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