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  1. Former Employee Sues Banana Republic For $1M Over Ban On Braids

    Former Employee Sues Banana Republic For $1M Over Ban On Braids

    This story has been updated.A former Banana Republic employee at The Westchester Mall who was told her braids were "too urban" has filed a $1 million lawsuit against the company for racial discrimination.The lawsuit, filed on behalf of Destiny Tompkins in state Supreme Court in Manhattan on Monday by New York City Attorney John Horowitz, names the Banana Republic, it's parent ...

  2. Thruway Closures Scheduled During Dismantling Of Old Tappan Zee Bridge

    Thruway Closures Scheduled During Dismantling Of Old Tappan Zee Bridge

    As work continues on dismantling the old Tappan Zee Bridge, with a large section of steel above the Metro-North Hudson Line removed last weekend, commuters can expect additional lane closures The closures will take place on the New York State Thruway (I-87/I-287) northbound/westbound traffic lanes from exit 9 (Tarrytown – Sleepy Hollow – US Route 9) to exit 10 (Nyack – South Nyack – US ...

  3. Teens Caught In Hartsdale May Be Involved In Other Vehicle Larcenies

    Teens Caught In Hartsdale May Be Involved In Other Vehicle Larcenies

    Two teens nabbed Friday for breaking into a vehicle may be involved in other vehicle larcenies in the area, according to Greenburgh Police.The teens, a 16-year-old and 17-year-old, both from Mount Vernon, were arrested after Greenburgh police received a 911 call from a resident of Ridge Road in Hartsdale reporting two men breaking into his vehicle, said Sgt. Robert Whiting.The resident ...

  4. FDNY Lieutenant From Hudson Valley Dies At 49 From 9/11 Related Cancer

    FDNY Lieutenant From Hudson Valley Dies At 49 From 9/11 Related Cancer

    Just two days before he died from Stage 4 colon cancer on Sunday, Nov. 12, Lt. Edward (Eddie) McDonagh, a retired Rockland County FDNY lieutenant, gave a speech during the Irish Echo’s First Responders Awards Dinner."He was larger than life and such a good man," said his wife, Kimberly McDonagh on Friday. "He was the love of my life and the consummate New Yorker."The ...

  5. Petition Launched Protesting Change In Marist Mascot's Name

    Petition Launched Protesting Change In Marist Mascot's Name

    After more than 38 years of romping across basketball courts and football fields, Marist College in Poughkeepsie has quietly changed the name of its school mascot from "Shooter," to "Frankie the Fox," prompting some not happy about the change to post an online petition."We felt this was the right time to make a change: Marist wants its athletics program to be ...

  6. Person Killed In Crash Near Westchester Border

    Person Killed In Crash Near Westchester Border

    An early morning two-vehicle crash on northbound I-684 near the Putnam/Northern Westchester border left one person dead, according to the New York State Police.The crash, between a car and a dump truck, occurred around 12:30 a.m., Thursday, in the northbound lanes in Southeast, said Trooper AJ Hicks.Following the crash, the northbound lanes were closed until 7 a.m., while state police ...

  7. Suspect Nabbed After Rape Near Metro-North Station In Westchester

    Suspect Nabbed After Rape Near Metro-North Station In Westchester

    A 23-year-old man has been charged with the rape of a 27-year-old woman near the Metro-North train station in White Plains.Carlos Pauate of White Plains was arrested Tuesday following an investigation that included the release of a composite sketch to officers and the public in hopes of locating the suspect, White Plains Police said.As previously reported by Daily Voice, the woman was ...

  8. Autopsy Pending In Sheriff Deputy's Hudson Valley Shooting Death

    Autopsy Pending In Sheriff Deputy's Hudson Valley Shooting Death

    The mystery surrounding the shooting death of Rockland County Sheriff Deputy Frank Farina on Tuesday continues as New York State Police wait for autopsy results.The shooting took place around 1:30 p.m. as Farina, who was off-duty from his position as a corrections officer, and his wife, Jennifer Farina, were driving on Long Mountain Parkway in the Town of Woodbury in Orange County, said ...

  9. Westchester Man, 21, Sentenced For Two-Year Crime Spree

    Westchester Man, 21, Sentenced For Two-Year Crime Spree

    A Westchester man was sentenced to two to six years in state prison on Tuesday for a crime spree that lasted almost two years, according to the Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. Devon Sherman, 21, of Mount Vernon, was sentenced to two to six years in state prison by Judge Barbara Zambelli after pleading guilty on Sept. 27, to burglary, grand larceny, ...

  10. White Plains Four-Story Office Building Sells For $13.7M

    White Plains Four-Story Office Building Sells For $13.7M

    The Westchester Business Center, a four-story office building on South Broadway in White Plains, recently sold for $13.7 million through Ten-X Commercial, an online real estate business.The listing received more than 4,000 web hits on Ten-X Commercial that resulted in multiple offers, said company spokeswoman Amanda Ferraro.Ten-X Commercial is a subsidiary of Ten-X, a digital real ...

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