YONKERS, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Yonkers last week:
- Yonkers Police are investigating a purse snatching, officials said. The man grabbed the woman and the two struggled briefly before the suspect fled with the victim's purse and a necklace, Yonkers Police said.
- Yonkers detectives have charged two suspects who are accused of kidnapping and raping a Mount Vernon woman, according to LoHud.com.
- Westchester legislators are calling on County Executive Rob Astorino and his administration to provide updates on the delay regarding new design plans for the Sprain Ridge Park pool renovations.
- Mayor Mike Spano recognized Lincoln High School as the city’s School of the Month for June and specifically acknowledged the school’s EcoPark, an outdoor garden and growing area in the school’s courtyard.