CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Cortlandt, Buchanan and Croton-on-Hudson last week:
- A lockdown was lifted at Hendrick Hudson High School and Frank G. Lindsey Elementary School Tuesday about 3:15 p.m. The lockdown was put in place after threatening phone call and an incident of vandalism, Superintendent Joseph Hochreiter said in a posting on the school's Facebook page.
- Viorel Chirila, 64, a Croton-on-Hudson resident was charged Monday night, Oct. 27, with driving while intoxicated, New York State Police said.
- Town officials are using $2.5 million in surplus funds to pave and resurface roadways in the community, The Examiner News reported.
- Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones recently closed on the purchase of a new home in the estate area of Bedford, Daily Voice has confirmed.
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