Yonkers

Plastic Straws
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Mack Rosenberg
February 27, 2020 - 4:57 pm
New York State is preparing to ban all single-use plastic bags this weekend, but Yonkers is taking the ban one step further.
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Firefighters
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Kimberly Dole
February 24, 2020 - 7:46 am
One person died and 20 people were injured, including 16 firefighters after a 4-alarm fire ripped through an apartment building in Yonkers Sunday night.
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Yonkers waterfront
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Mack Rosenberg
January 12, 2020 - 6:26 pm
Eighty MTA buses have been sitting in a garage on the Yonkers waterfront for more than a decade. The mayor of Yonkers says it's about time the MTA took them back.
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Yonkers Shooting
Yonkers Police
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 01, 2019 - 12:59 pm
Police have released surveillance video of the suspects wanted in the shooting of a 12-year-old boy in Yonkers last month.
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Motorcycles
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 14, 2019 - 11:25 am
This Sunday, Yonkers firefighters will be holding their annual charity event that includes a motorcycle ride from Croton to Yonkers, a pig roast barbecue, music and prizes.
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Police tape - Getty
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Sean Adams
September 09, 2019 - 7:20 am
Police say a 12-year-old boy is recovering after being shot in the neck while playing outside of a building in Yonkers early Sunday morning.
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Vape Juice
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Erica Brosnan
September 05, 2019 - 1:54 pm
Yonkers on Thursday joined a growing number of local municipalities looking to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products to curb what the Flood and Drug Administration has called an “epidemic of youth vaping.”
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Memorial for 18-year-old Marilyn Cotto Montanez
Tania Savayan/The Journal News
May 07, 2019 - 9:31 am
A Yonkers eighth grader who had been on the run since the fatal shooting of a teen on April 25 is now in custody.
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Jamir Thompson
Yonkers PD
May 03, 2019 - 10:36 am
Police in Yonkers are now offering a reward of $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of an eighth grader wanted for murder.
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Police Car Siren
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April 26, 2019 - 9:02 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – An 18-year-old honor student was fatally shot in the head in Yonkers on Thursday night while walking home after getting a poster for a school project. The shooting occurred on the corner of Lake Avenue and Morningside Place around 6:30 p.m. Police say two groups of people had...
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