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New Rochelle's Stuart Shamberg, Founding Partner Of Law Firm, 90

New Rochelle's Stuart Shamberg, Founding Partner Of Law Firm, 90

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. --  Stuart R. Shamberg, 90, of New Rochelle, the founding partner of the Mount Kisco-based law firm of Shamberg Marwell Hollis Andreycak & Laidlaw, P.C., died Sunday, Jan. 1.

Shamberg was born on April 4, 1926, in New Rochelle, where he grew up as the son of Herbert an...

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Yonkers Native Arthur George, Emergency Responder, 68

Yonkers Native Arthur George, Emergency Responder, 68

EAST FISHKILL, N.Y. -- Arthur "Artie" Richard George, 68, an area resident since 1997, and longtime East Fishkill emergency responder, died Wednesday at Rosary Hill Home in Hawthorne.  He...

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Salvatore Brescia, 32, Tow-Truck Driver Killed In I-95 Hit-Run

Salvatore Brescia, 32, Tow-Truck Driver Killed In I-95 Hit-Run

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- A funeral was held Tuesday for Salvatore R. Brescia,  32, a tow-truck driver from New Rochelle who was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Thursday, Dec. 29, along I-9...

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Services Set For Son Of Yonkers State Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow

Services Set For Son Of Yonkers State Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. – Services for the late son of state Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow have been set for this week in Mount Vernon, the family announced Wednesday. Pretlow said that James Ga...

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Former Iona Prep Football Player Ryan Coleman, 24, Of Pelham

Former Iona Prep Football Player Ryan Coleman, 24, Of Pelham

PELHAM, N.Y. -- Ryan Coleman, 24, of Pelham Manor, a former Iona Prep football player, died on Sunday, Dec. 25. Born the eldest child to Greg and Adrienne Coleman of Pelham Manor, Coleman...

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Carrie Fisher, 60, Dropped Out Of Sarah Lawrence To Do 'Star Wars'

Carrie Fisher, 60, Dropped Out Of Sarah Lawrence To Do 'Star Wars'

Carrie Fisher, who died Tuesday at the age of 60, after suffering a heart attack on Friday, was briefly enrolled at Sarah Lawrence College in Southern Westchester. Fisher, the daughter of...

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Kathryn Weidmann, 91, Of Mount Vernon, 'Voice Of Concordia College'

Kathryn Weidmann, 91, Of Mount Vernon, 'Voice Of Concordia College'

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Kathryn (Haffner) Weidmann of Mount Vernon died Sunday, Dec. 18. She was 91. She worked for Concordia College for 60 years in a variety of capacities. She was known...

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Dolores Gallo of Tuckahoe, 89

Dolores Gallo of Tuckahoe, 89

TUCKAHOE, N.Y. -- ‎Dolores Gallo, 89, of Tuckahoe, and the wife of the late, New York Daily News sports cartoonist Bill Gallo, and mother of former New York Post executive sports editor G...

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Ben Gilman, Longtime Hudson Valley Congressman, Dies At 94

Ben Gilman, Longtime Hudson Valley Congressman, Dies At 94

Poughkeepsie native Ben Gilman, who served as a U.S. Congressman for 30 years, died Saturday morning at the Castle Point Veteran's Hospital in Wappingers Falls. Falls. He was 94. Gilman's...

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Dr. John F. Salimbene, Scarsdale Physician, 85

Dr. John F. Salimbene, Scarsdale Physician, 85

SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Dr. John F. Salimbene, a longtime Scarsdale family physician, died Sunday, Dec. 4, at his home. He was 85. Salimbene was killed in a fire at the Boulevard residence, wh...

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Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

Astronaut John Glenn Dies At 95

John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died on Thursday, according to multiple reports. Glenn was 95.  Glenn had been battling health issues since suffering a stroke and had b...

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Services Scheduled For Scarsdale Doctor Who Died In House Fire

Services Scheduled For Scarsdale Doctor Who Died In House Fire

SCARSDALE, N.Y. --  Funeral services have been set for Dr. John Salimbene who perished in a fire that ripped through the family's Scarsdale Boulevard home Sunday afternoon on his 85th bir...

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