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Some Safety Work at Metro-North Train Crossing Never Done

Work deferred at deadly crossing.
The suburban railroad crossing where six people died in a collision between a commuter train and an SUV had undergone a number of upgrades in recent years to reduce the risk of accidents, but some planned work - the installation of a third set of flashing lights - was never done.

Westchester Group Encourages Reusable Shopping Bags

A new program aims to reduce the use of plastic bags. 




“B.Y.O.B.” is taking on new meaning in Westchester County as an environmental group launches the “Bring Your Own Bag” program.


Westchester Traffic Stop Leads to Human Trafficking Investigation

Police say they discovered victims of human trafficking in Yonkers, New York.

Westchester County police pulled over a driver on Thursday because he was missing a rear license plate. The officer found that the driver and his three female passengers had forged documents, and were subsequently taken into custody.