CORTLANDT, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Cortlandt, Buchanan and Croton this week:
- State Police from the Cortlandt barracks arrested Ana J. Sarmiento, 39, and Ayme M. Garcia, 18, both of Mohegan Lake, N.Y., who are accused of shoplifting at a Cortlandt area business, according to State Police.
- A 43-year-old Cortlandt Manor man was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, when he fled the scene after he struck a motorcycle with his vehicle.
- A series of new pavement markers and added signage on Westchester County parkways have led to a decided decrease in tractor trailers striking low hanging overpasses.
- As the government shutdown enters its second week with no end in sight, Westchester residents are growing increasingly frustrated over the stalemate.