CORTLANDT, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Cortlandt, Buchanan and Croton this week:
- A Cortlandt man, Milton Sanmartin, 43, was arrested for attacking a family member with an electrical power cord, New York State Police said.
- Cortlandt's Furnace Woods Elementary School principal, Helene Kane, announced her retirement.
- U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey (D-Westchester) criticized Republicans for Defunding Obamacare.
- A recent event in Newburgh's school district involving sexual misconduct between elementary school students on a school bus sparked concern in Westchester.