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Count on Carlos

When we’re too lazy to cook dinner after a long day of work, we can count on Carlos’ Restaurant in Yonkers to provide us with a great meal and maybe even some leftovers. 177 more words


New York State Officials Want To Push Ahead With Bilingual Education

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — New York state officials said Monday that they are giving a fresh look at how bilingual classes are taught in the state. 218 more words


Intimate Italian

When we eat out, Italian isn’t usually our first choice since we quite often make pasta at home. However, on a recent Friday evening, we decided to treat ourselves to dinner at… 222 more words


Mount Vernon Activist Files Suit, Wants Cop Fired Over Arrest

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Was it improper policing or did a political activist go too far?

There was fallout on Friday night from a controversial arrest made in Westchester County. 412 more words


Homeschooling grows in NYC suburbs

Concerned about peer pressure, testing and the Common Core, more parents explore home-schooling.

A Journal News analysis of state data found that Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties had a 31 percent increase of home-schooled students from 2005 (the earliest the state could provide data for) to 2013.

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Westchester County Launches App For Reporting Tips, Suspicious Activity

WHITE PLAINS N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) - Westchester County residents can now use their phones to anonymously report suspicious activity or information about outstanding warrants and cold cases. 192 more words