YONKERS, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Yonkers this week:
- Yonkers’ Devin Marrero, who has cerebral palsy, has his sights set on the 2016 Paralympics in Brazil.
- Yonkers kicked off National Fire Prevention Week with a focus on educating residents about the danger of kitchen fires on Monday.
- Hastings residents Ilana Arazie and Michelle DeForest have created Hastings Flea, a planned monthly market that will debut at the Zinsser Metro-North train station on the waterfront Sunday, Oct. 20.
- Two dogs were reportedly killed in house fire in Yonkers Sunday night, according to a report from Lohud.
- As the government shutdown enters its second week with no end in sight, Westchester residents are growing increasingly frustrated over the stalemate.
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