NORTHERN WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- The following is a round-up of the top stories of the week for northern Westchester County.
- A Westchester special-education teacher was sentenced Tuesday to one-and-a-half to three years in prison for stealing the identities of two licensed teachers so she could continue working with special-needs children, officials said.
- A retired Carmel police officer has received a reduced charge of criminally negligent homicide in the death of Frances Ghelarducci during a fatal crash in 2015 in Mahopac.
- A registered sex offender has moved into a home in Somers, according to the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.
- Homemaking maven and TV Personality Martha Stewart tweeted from Bedford that she decided to plow and got "darn stuck.
- A driver who was stranded on the Sprain Brook Parkway amid a heavy Thursday snowstorm got help from an unexpected person: Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
- Parts of the area saw as much as much as a foot or more of accumulation by nightfall,'s arrive, when the snow had tapered off. How much did your area receive?
- Another act of vandalism involving a swastika has been reported at John Jay High School, officials announced on Wednesday.
- Jordan Fried knows what it takes to become a Division I college lacrosse player.
- Detectives from the City of Peekskill Police Department have identified and arrested a suspect accused of stealing thousands of dollars in property from parked vehicles.