YONKERS, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Yonkers this week:
- A 19-year-old man was arrested in relation to the fatal shooting of Tyrone Arthur, 38, of Yonkers that occurred on Dec. 27, but was subsequently released .
- Near-blizzard conditions brought more than half-a-foot of snow and sub-zero temperatures to Yonkers on Thursday night into Friday.
- Yonkers resident and "Bronx Tale" star Lillo Brancato Jr., 37 , has been released on parole after spending eight years in prison for attempted burglary, according to the N.Y. Daily News.
- A Yonkers woman gave birth to first New Year's Baby In Westchester . Baby Andrew's birth at 12:09 a.m. on New Year's Day 2014 was a bit of a surprise for the proud mother.
- Standard & Poor’s has upgraded its rating of Yonkers’ general obligation bonds to A+, an upgrade of three notches from the city’s previous BBB+ rating, according to a press release from Mayor Mike Spano's office.
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