A new program in Westchester County aims to get more food to those in need.
A group that protects open space from development has won a lawsuit against the Wolf Conservation Center in Westchester County. The ruling blocks construction of wolf pens on a town-owned reservation in Lewisboro. The center shelters and breeds red wolves and Mexican gray wolves. It wants more space for its public programs. Lewisboro had offered land to the wolf center last year in a $1.3 million lease deal. The Westchester Land Trust said activities such as soil grading, tree clearing and fence building are prohibited there. The judge agreed.
“B.Y.O.B.” is taking on new meaning in Westchester County as an environmental group launches the “Bring Your Own Bag” program.
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.
With a snowstorm bearing down on the metropolitan region again, local governments are feeling the financial pressures of the frequent winter blasts.