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Westchester County Executive George Latimer signs into law the Immigration Protection Act, which was approved by an 11-3 vote in the county Board of Legislators earlier this month. Photo courtesy county executive’s office
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County executive approves immigration legislation

Democratic Westchester County Executive George Latimer has signed a bill that protects undocumented immigrants from federal law enforcement agencies. Dubbed the Immigration Protection Act, the county executive approved the legislation on March 20, following its approval in the county Legislature by a 11-3 vote. The bill was crafted by county […]

Senate candidate Mayer booted from Indy line
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Senate candidate Mayer booted from Indy line

Assemblywoman and state Senate candidate Shelley Mayer, a Democrat, was removed from the Independence Line ballot this week after a ruling came down from a state judge. The decision, by Justice Henry Zwack, ruled that because the Independence Party broke its own procedures and nominated Mayer without a quorum present, […]

Con Ed agrees to reimburse for spoiled food, and medicine
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Con Ed agrees to reimburse for spoiled food, and medicine

After two winter storms knocked out power for thousands of Westchester residents, utility company Con Edison has agreed to reimburse some affected customers for spoiled food and medicine. On March 15, the utility company announced that it will reimburse customers who lost power for three or more consecutive days for […]

The village of Mamaroneck Industrial Area Committee has unveiled its proposed holistic zoning laws that will allow a swath of new businesses to populate the undeveloped former manufacturing district. Photo courtesy Industrial Area Committee
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Village asks residents for input on development

The village of Mamaroneck is seeking residents’ input to help steer the future of development trends in an ongoing revamp of the comprehensive plan and the local Industrial Area. According to a release sent out earlier this month by consulting firm Nv5, a New Jersey-based company hired to help assist […]

A parking meter pilot test is coming to a close, and according to Maria DeRose, chairwoman of the village Ad Hoc Parking Committee, there’s one clear-cut contender. File photo
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Mamaroneck moves toward mobile parking payments

Parking on Mamaroneck Avenue is about to get a lot smarter, as the village of Mamaroneck narrows its search for a company to set up smartphone-enabled parking payments. According to Assistant Village Manager Dan Sarnoff, the village is “99.9 percent” sure that it will choose Passport, a Delaware-based software company, […]