YONKERS, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Yonkers this week:
- The Yonkers Fire Department battled a pair of major blazes that occurred within a span of around three hours on Tuesday night. The fires displaced 20 people .
- A Pleasantville man and employee of St. John’s Riverside Hospital reported to police that six checks had gone missing from his car , three of which have since been forged for more than $4,000, while the car was parked in Dobbs Ferry.
- Yonkers Police performed the first-ever "Active Shooter" drill in city schools .
- Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano has nominated Brendan McGrath as Inspector General for the City of Yonkers.