EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Eastchester and Tuckahoe last week:
- The largest sunspot observed in more than 20 years is creating solar flares that could disrupt radio and other communication systems in Westchester and throughout the world, according to space.com .
- The northbound Merritt Parkway and northbound Hutchinson River Parkway on the Connecticut-New York border reopened early Tuesday evening after being closed for nearly eight hours after a tractor-trailer truck slammed into a bridge and caught fire.
- Although the Archdiocese of New York continues to finalize possible widespread parish closures, including several in Westchester County , the first domino has yet to fall as the month draws to a close.
- A Yonkers man’s jealousy over a woman led him to allege that his former roommate intended to kill President Barack Obama, according to LoHud.com .
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