President Winfrey would have support

... to those living in the five boroughs of New York City, or to school districts in Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse or Yonkers. New York City has its own caps: First, property taxes cannot increase by more than 6 percent in any single year. Second, ...

Mary J. Blige receives star on Walk of Fame

... was born on Jan. 11, 1971, in the Bronx, a borough of New York City, and was raised in Richmond Hill, Georgia, and Yonkers, New York. Blige was discovered when an amateur recording of Anita Baker's "Caught Up In The Rapture" that Blige made in a ...

Let’s make Riverdale Avenue better

... facilitates dangerous driving and serves only to benefit motorists speeding between Henry Hudson Parkway and Yonkers, as anybody who crosses Riverdale Avenue on foot is well aware. In his previous role as chair, Padernacht was dismissive of many ...

Yonkers Superintendent Gets New Five-Year Contract

"It is clear to the Trustees that our school district and our community need the confidence that there is a stable long-term strategic improvement plan for our district," Steve Lopez, president of the Yonkers Board said. "By this action, the Trustees provide seven years of steadfast leadership."

Yonkers Superintendent Gets New Five-Year Contract

"It is clear to the Trustees that our school district and our community need the confidence that there is a stable long-term strategic improvement plan for our district," Steve Lopez, president of the Yonkers Board said. "By this action, the Trustees provide seven years of steadfast leadership."

Dog Dies, Five Firefighters Injured In Yonkers Fire

An early morning fire in Yonkers caused by a space heater ended with the death of a dog and injuries to five firefighters. The initial call came in around 2:19 a.m. Thursday for what was believed to be an oil burner fire in a two-story wood frame residential dwelling at 10 Lewis St., said Yonkers Deputy Fire Chief Joseph DeLasho.

Dog Dies, Five Firefighters Injured In Yonkers Fire

An early morning fire in Yonkers caused by a space heater ended with the death of a dog and injuries to five firefighters. The initial call came in around 2:19 a.m. Thursday for what was believed to be an oil burner fire in a two-story wood frame residential dwelling at 10 Lewis St., said Yonkers Deputy Fire Chief Joseph DeLasho.

Passenger Caught With Cocaine, 33 Grams Of Pot In Yonkers Stop

A motor-vehicle stop led to drug charges for a Rockland County woman was busted by state police on I-87 in Yonkers while in possession of cocaine and marijuana over the weekend. Shortly after 1:45 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 14, state police troopers stopped Tomkins Cove resident Tanisha Jacobs, 41, on the interstate for an equipment violation.

Teen Accused In Fatal Stabbing Of New Rochelle HS Student Appears In Court

The 16-year-old Yonkers teenager facing a murder charge after fatally stabbing a fellow New Rochelle High School student last week appeared in New Rochelle City Court on Wednesday. Z'inah Brown surrendered herself at the New Rochelle Police Department last Thursday, where she was booked for second-degree murder after allegedly stabbing Valaree Schwab twice with a steak knife last week, leading to her death.

It’s been a lifetime’

... Peter and the film crew met with an archivist at the Joint Distribution Center in Manhattan; a genealogist in Yonkers, N.Y.; and the research staff at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. There they found a Gestapo ...

Yonkers Native DMX Performing In Poughkeepsie

The Mount Vernon native who was raised in Yonkers is performing at The Chance Theater in Poughkeepsie on Saturday, Feb. 10. He previously performed at The Chance in 2016. In December, the 46-year-old, whose real name is Earl Simmons pleaded guilty to one count of tax evasion and faces up to five years in prison.

New Rochelle Schools Cooperate With Investigation Of Fatal Student Stabbing

The New Rochelle School District is cooperating with the local police department as the investigation into the fatal stabbing of a student last week continues. Last week, Z'inah Brown, 16, of Yonkers surrendered herself into the custody of the New Rochelle Police Department, where she was booked for second-degree murder for allegedly fatally stabbing Valaree Schwab outside Dunkin' Donuts on North Avenue.