A Gaza Doctor Beloved By Jews And Arabs Is About To Take The IDF To Court For Killing His Daughters

He was the beloved doctor of both Palestinians and Israeli Jews, the one who brought their children into the world. Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish, the Gaza-based Palestinian obstetrician and gynecologist who was the first Palestinian physician from the occupied territories to receive an appointment at an Israeli hospital, still believes passionately in peace and co-existence between Palestinians and Israeli Jews.

Bronxville School Students Picked for All-County Ensembles

Bronxville Elementary School students Gabriel Maicon, Walker Liggitt, Justine Watkins, Francesca Ricciarini, Kathryn Giuriceo, Emma Wilmott, Aryia Banihashem Ahmad and Annie Petrillo were selected to perform with the All-County Chorus. BRONXVILLE, N.Y. — Westchester County School Music Association has chosen 27 Bronxville students for All-County music ensembles that will perform at its 2017 festival concerts, which will be held March 4 and 5 at SUNY Purchase.

Wall St weakened, eyes on Trump

Wall Street weakened from record highs as investors focused on US President Donald Trump's address to Congress later in the day to assess if bets on his broad policy promises are justified. “While markets no doubt appear to like what they are hearing, the president now needs to deliver,” Michael Hewson, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in London, wrote in a note, Bloomberg reported.

Wall St weakened, eyes on Trump

Wall Street weakened from record highs as investors focused on US President Donald Trump's address to Congress later in the day to assess if bets on his broad policy promises are justified. “While markets no doubt appear to like what they are hearing, the president now needs to deliver,” Michael Hewson, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in London, wrote in a note, Bloomberg reported.

Coming Up: Privatize Westchester County Airport? – Feb 21

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino wants to sell off $2 billion in County Airport revenues over 40 years for $150 million. It's a deal that the Journal News Tax Watch columnist has called a bad deal for taxpayers, with the projected “loss of tens of millions of dollars, and control over the county's aviation jewel up by Anderson Hill.”

Masque Sound’s Audio Equipment Retrofit At Manhattanville College’s O’Byrne Chapel

When the administration at Manhattanville College made the decision to invest in an audio upgrade retrofit to the campus' beautiful O'Byrne Chapel, they turned to Masque Sound , a leading theatrical sound reinforcement and installation company, for the purchase and install of the facility's new audio equipment. PURCHASE, NY, JANUARY 24, 2017 When the administration at Manhattanville College made the decision to invest in an audio upgrade retrofit to the campus' beautiful O'Byrne Chapel, they turned to Masque Sound , a leading theatrical sound reinforcement and installation company, for the purchase and install of the facility's new audio equipment.

Chinese Spring Festival celebrated in New York

Students from American colleges perform during the North American University Spring Festival Gala in Purchase, New York State, the United States, Jan. 21, 2017. The gala, jointly held by Sino-U.S. cultural media and American colleges, is to celebrate the traditional Chinese Spring Festival, which falls on Jan. 28 this year.

Taxi crash ends in fight, possible stabbing

Police in Rye are trying to sort out a bizarre incident that involved a taxi that crashed into a tree, a violent fight and a possible stabbing. Police say the taxi slammed into a tree at the intersection of Highland and Purchase just before 1:30 a.m. An eyewitness tells News 12 he was walking his dog when he saw the taxi coasting through the intersection with one door open.

Protesters Picket Cuomo Before State Of State Speech At SUNY Purchase

Dozens of protesters are expected to express their opposition to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to subsidize failing Upstate electric power plants before his State of the State speech Tuesday at SUNY Purchase. A spokeswoman for WESPAC, the Westchester People's Action Coalition, said that opponents of nuclear power will hold signs greeting attendees of the governor's third of six speeches planned this week.

Astorino Blames Cuomo For Indian Point Closure, Saying ‘The Joke’s On Us’

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino said the closing of Indian Point in Buchanan is typical behavior from Governor Andrew Cuomo. Astorino, who unsuccessfully challenged Cuomo in 2014, held a press conference in Tarrytown at the Double Tree on Monday following Entergy's press conference of its own at the hotel to confirm it was closing the nuclear power plant in 2020 and 2021.

Keppel FELS Resells Jackup Rig

Keppel Corporation Limited refers to its announcement on 2 August 2013 on the construction contract entered between Keppel FELS Limited , a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine Limited , and Parden Holding S.R.L. for the construction of a KFELS B Class jackup rig . Following Parden's failure to take delivery of the Jackup Rig and make payment for the balance 80% of the contract value, among others, KFELS has today, following discussion with the guarantor of Parden's obligations under the construction contract, entered into a Settlement Agreement with the guarantor.

CNN’s Ana Navarro Speaks At Neighbor’s Link Luncheon In Purchase

The hushed and lush surroundings of the Old Oaks Country Club was no match for political strategist and CNN contributor, Ana Navarro, who was as sharp and critical as ever, as she gave her remarks to a full house at the Neighbors Link annual Luncheon, on Nov. 18. The luncheon, sponsored by Friends of Neighbors Link, raised more than $65,000, to support the Neighbors Link mission of strengthening whole communities by helping to integrate immigrants. Navarro, whose family immigrated to the U.S. during Ronald Reagan's presidential campaign in 1980, is a Republican.

Cos Cob Man One Of Six Charged With Stealing Unemployment While Overseas

A group of seasonal workers at the Century Golf Club in Purchase have been charged in connection to an unemployment insurance scam that net them more than $100,000 in stolen benefits while they were out of the country. On Tuesday, acting Westchester County District Attorney James McCarty and New York State Department of Labor Commissioner Roberta Rearden announced that six suspects from the tri-state area had been arraigned and charged with multiple felonies following an unemployment insurance theft sweet.

Six Charged With Stealing $100K In Unemployment From Westchester Golf Club

A group of seasonal workers at the Century Golf Club in Purchase have been charged in connection to an unemployment insurance scam that net them more than $100,000 in stolen benefits while they were out of the country. On Tuesday, acting Westchester County District Attorney James McCarty and New York State Department of Labor Commissioner Roberta Rearden announced that six suspects from the tri-state area had been arraigned and charged with multiple felonies following an unemployment insurance theft sweet.

Diversity breakfast seeks to heal wounds

Healing a divide that many people have been feeling since the presidential election was the goal of a breakfast in Purchase today. The Westchester Jewish Council held its annual diversity breakfast Thursday morning, and nearly 300 leaders of the Jewish, Christian and Muslim faiths came together today to celebrate their different cultures and their shared values.

Nine Of Swords – “Two Step II”

Nine Of Swords got their start in Purchase, NY, but over the past few years they've been pulverizing venues around New York with their aggressively passionate hardcore. Next week, they're releasing a new album, You Will Never Die , and they're sharing one advance track from it , a thrasher called “Two Step II,” a companion track of sorts to a song from 2014's I Can't Stand My Own Face .