YONKERS, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Yonkers this week:
- The Yonkers Board of Education has selected Michael Yazurlo, a former Tuckahoe schools superintendent and Yonkers principal, as interim superintendent of Yonkers Public Schools.
- A 42-year-old male nurse from Yonkers has been charged in the rape of an elderly resident at a Bronx nursing home.
- Two teenage boys from Yonkers were stabbed during a fight at a gas station in Yonkers late Tuesday night, police officials said.
- A Chase bank in Pelham Manor was robbed at gunpoint by a masked man wielding a gun around noon on Tuesday, police officials said.
- The City of Yonkers is apologizing to several residents along Oak Street who were issued $65 tickets for parking where they are supposed to in the event of a snowstorm, according to a report on News 12 Westchester.
- A Yonkers man was spotted by state police allegedly traveling at 144 MPH and was later arrested at the toll plaza at Exit 24 on I-87 north in the Albany County Town of Coeymans on Friday, Feb. 14.