EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Eastchester and Tuckahoe this week:
- State Education Commissioner John B. King, Jr. has nominated Anne Hutchinson Elementary School in Eastchester for the U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools program.
- A huge explosion collapsed a building at East 116th Street and Park Avenue in Harlem near the Metro-North tracks, shutting down service for hours.
- Peter Lanza, father of Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza , spoke to the New Yorker for his first interview since his son's deadly shooting spree in December 2012.
- A Metro-North worker from Yonkers was killed Monday after being struck by a train on the Harlem line. U.S. Senators Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) reacted to the death in a press release .
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