Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon City Council
John Meore/The Journal News via Imagn Content Services, LLC
August 03, 2019 - 12:35 pm
Mount Vernon has now seen three mayors in three weeks, and nobody can seem to agree on who’s in charge.
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Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas
Tania Savayan/The Journal News via Imagn Content Services, LLC
July 31, 2019 - 6:48 pm
MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (WCBS 880) — After weeks of uncertainty, a hearing in Westchester County on Wednesday determined Richard Thomas is no longer the mayor of Mount Vernon. When Thomas pleaded guilty to criminal charges three weeks ago , the city council order him the leave office, but he refused...
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Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas
Tania Savayan/The Journal News via Imagn Content Services, LLC
July 08, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas on Monday agreed to resign after pleading guilty to misusing campaign funds.
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Latex Gloves in Mount Vernon trucks
Office of Mayor Richard Thomas
February 13, 2019 - 12:49 pm
Mount Vernon police are trying to find out who vandalized their fleet of snow plows and salt trucks before Tuesday's storm.
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Mount Vernon High School
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
January 17, 2019 - 11:27 am
The Mount Vernon Board of Education is condemning a high school visit by the mayor and rapper Fatboy that triggered violence.
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Mount Vernon Metro-North crash
Google Street View
December 30, 2018 - 1:42 pm
A man drove into oncoming traffic and off an overpass to his death near Metro-North tracks Saturday afternoon, and now officials are trying to figure out how to prevent similar incidents in the future.
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Saint Paul's Church
WCBS 880
December 23, 2018 - 6:04 pm
A church in Westchester is staying dark just before Christmas because of the federal government shutdown.
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Charles Knapp, Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas
Mack Rosenberg/WCBS 880
October 05, 2018 - 4:51 pm
The mayor of Mount Vernon, facing a criminal trial, has hired one of his former attorneys as the city inspector general.
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Cupcake Cutie Boutique
Mack Rosenberg/WCBS 880
September 28, 2018 - 4:26 pm
The owners of a Mount Vernon bake shop say the mayor tried to shut them down illegally.
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Gavel
Dreamstime
May 22, 2018 - 3:02 pm
A state judge on Tuesday denied a request by Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas to block the state Attorney General’s office from prosecuting him on charges that he used campaign funds for personal purposes.
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