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Cuomo stumps for Mayer in Larchmont
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Cuomo stumps for Mayer in Larchmont

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, made a pit stop in the village of Larchmont over the weekend to stump for state Senate candidate and current state Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer, in her pivotal upcoming special election. On March 11, in the village’s VFW Post, Cuomo, accompanied by County Executive George Latimer, […]

The prospective developer of Larchmont’s iconic 40 Ocean Ave. home has appealed a moratorium which put a pause on the demolition and creation of subdivision of village residences. File photo
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40 Ocean Ave. faces renewed demolition efforts

The focal point of an anti-development movement in the village is facing the prospect of being demolished once again, even despite the passage of stricter zoning and planning laws meant to slow the progression of residential development in Larchmont. A century-old property on Ocean Avenue in the village of Larchmont […]

GOP to run Freeman for empty BOL seat
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GOP to run Freeman for empty BOL seat

Republican candidate James Freeman will look to fill a gap in the county Board of Legislators with longtime Legislator Jim Maisano, a New Rochelle Republican, transitioning to a position in the county executive’s administration after 21 years. Freeman, who works professionally as an attorney, will look to maintain a dwindling […]

County Dems propose raising smoking age to 21
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County Dems propose raising smoking age to 21

The Westchester County Board of Legislators’ Democratic caucus is aiming to tighten regulations on smoking with a bill that proposes to raise the age for those allowed to purchase tobacco products. At tonight’s county Board of Legislators, BOL, meeting, Democrats will introduce a bill to restrict any person under 21 […]

State Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer, a Yonkers Democrat, has won the Independence Party’s nomination over Republican candidate Julie Killian in the special election for George Latimer’s old Senate seat. File photo
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Mayer snags Independence Party endorsement

Westchester County’s Independence Party has endorsed Democratic Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer in the special election for County Executive George Latimer’s vacated Senate seat. According to the county Board of Elections, the 37th Senatorial District currently has 8,075 people registered in the Independence Party, giving Mayer an edge over her Republican opponent […]