WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Here's a look at last week's top stories from around Southern Westchester County.
- Nicholas Doddo, a 21-year-old college student, pulled a would-be jumper to safety from the edge of the Tappan Zee Bridge.
- Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino's office has been subpoenaed as part of a widening probe of corruption by the U.S. Attorney's Office.
- A former Westchester County Community College men’s basketball coach has been indicted on charges that he forged players’ transcripts to facilitate their transfers to four-year universities.
- Preliminary jobless rates for June found fewer people were unemployed last month in Westchester County, the Hudson Valley and entire state compared to a year ago, the New York State Labor Department said on Tuesday.
- Following the overdose death of a 24-year-old man this week, the Eastchester Police Department has issued a warning about an investigation into “a potentially lethal batch of drug - not yet identified - that may pose a serious threat to drug users.”
- An unidentified person was struck and killed by a Metro-North train at the Harrison train station, railroad officials confirmed Thursday.
- A trio of Bronx men have pleaded guilty for their roles in the shooting death of 23-year-old Yonkers resident and Oakland Athletics baseball prospect Michael Nolan.
- A Mount Vernon woman is facing up to 25 years in prison after being found guilty of running down her “rival” in Yonkers with her car and fleeing the scene.
- An apparent attempt to cool off in the Hudson River turned into a near-death experience for two men last Friday.
- A Mount Vernon man has been sentenced to more than a decade in prison for his role in the death of his girlfriend’s toddler.
- Village of Mamaroneck police were able to free a man early Monday whose leg got pinned underneath his vehicle.
- A strange green residue found last year at Rye Golf Club sparked an investigation by lohud.com that discovered a number of startling revelations regarding oversight over pesticides.
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