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Now What: Creating a New Normal During and After Cancer Treatment

Now What: Creating a New Normal During and After Cancer Treatment

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Mother-in-Law Murder Plot, Unemployment Rate Drops, Vice Principal Guilty, FASNY

Mother-in-Law Murder Plot, Unemployment Rate Drops, Vice Principal Guilty, FASNY

Plus a mission trip to Nicaragua, an app to fight drunk driving, prosecuting tax cheats and more in Patch's Hudson Valley Daily Digest.
New York Traffic Safety Committee Releases App to Combat Drinking & Driving

New York Traffic Safety Committee Releases App to Combat Drinking & Driving

Have a Plan mobile app is available for free for all smartphone users.
Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall Locally

Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall Locally

But job creation is stagnant.
Kidnap Sex Assault, Picture House Picnic, Bill Clinton and Kevin Spacey, Motivate Your Child

Kidnap Sex Assault, Picture House Picnic, Bill Clinton and Kevin Spacey, Motivate Your Child

Plus Tarrytown historic designation, new choirs, #HumanitarianHeroes and more from Patch.
Just How Cool is this Summer?

Just How Cool is this Summer?

End family fighting over whether or not last month had normal temperatures--Hudson Valley Weather has the answer.
Benefit Shop to Hold First Antiques & Collectibles Auction for Charity

Benefit Shop to Hold First Antiques & Collectibles Auction for Charity

The "tag sale with an address" in Bedford Hills has an auction site in Mount Kisco and online so you can grab great finds for great causes.
New Choirs Provide Music Opportunities for Youngsters in Westchester

New Choirs Provide Music Opportunities for Youngsters in Westchester

Three Westchester Youth Choirs start rehearsals in September.
10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

Do you have a child who comes home with straight C’s when you know he or she could get A’s? Then this article is for you.
Smash and Grab, Asleep on the Sprain Brook, Another Cuomo Snub, High School Football

Smash and Grab, Asleep on the Sprain Brook, Another Cuomo Snub, High School Football

Plus Richard Gere honored, boat rescue, Russian art and more from Patch.
Another State Union Declines to Endorse Gov. Cuomo

Another State Union Declines to Endorse Gov. Cuomo

AFL-CIO endorsed Cuomo four years ago.
State Gives Grants to 4 Local Full-Day Pre-K Programs

State Gives Grants to 4 Local Full-Day Pre-K Programs

Most of the money went to New York City, but some came to Westchester County.
UPDATE: Route 9 Closure Could Last Till 4PM

UPDATE: Route 9 Closure Could Last Till 4PM

A truck overturned at 8 a.m. in Peekskill. There's a detour and that has traffic backed up too.
Wow Houses of the Week

Wow Houses of the Week

Opulence, celebrity, tradition, comfort—these local properties for sale have it all.
NY Scouts Invite Boys to Build an Adventure

NY Scouts Invite Boys to Build an Adventure

Westchester, Rockland and Putnam County Boy Scouts are actively seeking new members for their Scouting programs.
Wow House: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas List Bedford Estate

Wow House: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas List Bedford Estate

The couple listed Bedford estate after reconciling.
Amish Sisters' Kidnappers Were On the Prowl

Amish Sisters' Kidnappers Were On the Prowl

The girls were sexually abused, officials say.
Sex Abuse, Affordable Housing Fight, Eagle Scouts, Illegal Massages and More

Sex Abuse, Affordable Housing Fight, Eagle Scouts, Illegal Massages and More

Review the past week in our Hudson Valley Patches.
U.S. Attorney: Three Charged in Connection with Deadly Carjacking

U.S. Attorney: Three Charged in Connection with Deadly Carjacking

Bharara praised the outstanding work of the FBI, the Yonkers Police Department, and the New York City Police Department.
Nominate Your Favorite Coach, Teacher or Mentor for the #StandTall Contest

Nominate Your Favorite Coach, Teacher or Mentor for the #StandTall Contest

The deadline is Monday, Aug. 18, to nominate that special coach, teacher, mentor or other person who inspires you.