Westchester Storm Update

Westchester County Executive George Latimer  called for the heads of Con Edison and NYSEG to resign

Today’s Snapshot

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Forum on Tax Assessments

About half of the municipalities in Westchester have reassessed, are reassessing or are planning to reassess, most for the first time in decades.

Fourth Fireworks and Fun


10:00 am-Those wacky relay races in Flint Park for all ages. 7:15 pm- Get to Manor Park and watch the arc of fireworks from neighboring areas across the sky. Music by the Dixie Dandies. Mamaroneck-

Till July 5- The Firemen’s Carnival at Harbor Island. Fireworks at 9:15 pm.

Monday’s Closing Photo


Submit your local photo by email or to our looppool on flickr, and we’ll post one at the end of every weekday.

Rosen Redistricted out of Run for Congress

Congressional redistricting has claimed its first victim. Mark Rosen, a Larchmont Republican who had announced his intention to seek the Congressional seat now held by Democrat Rep. Nita Lowey, dropped out Wednesday. “Given the redistricting that was just announced, I regret that I can no longer run the effective race we envisioned with Congresswoman Nita Lowey. My kids go to Murray Avenue School. This is our home.

Westchester Competes Strongly with NYC for Young Adults


Radio station WFUV reports on a new study that finds young adults like living in Westchester County almost as much as in the City. This is due to the mix of nightlife, parks, schools and public transportation. The Business Council of Westchester did the study. “We may have expected that there was a real youth flight to New York City, but this suggests that Westchester competes strongly,” says Marsha Gordon of the Council. more

Photo: Jacqueline Silberbush

Today’s Cheapest Gas

If you can’t stand paying $4.50 a gallon for gas, we put together this interactive listing of gas prices at stations throughout the area with the help of gasbuddy.com

You can even join gasbuddy to add your own gas price discoveries. As of this morning, White Plains, Scarsdale, New Rochelle and Brewster are the places to pump. photo: geograph.org

House of the Day: Katonah Victorian and Barn: $1,599,000

Built in 1900, the listing says this Katonah home has three fireplaces, a front porch, period windows, high ceilings, hardwood floors, rich oak millwork and paneling. Heated pool with beautifully landscaped property and 3 story barn. Walk to train. See this home and all the MLS listings at theLoop Real Estate Marketplace.