MOUNT PLEASANT, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Mount Pleasant and & Valhalla this week:
- Matchbox Twenty lead singer Rob Thomas performed at Blythedale Children's Hospital in Valhalla as part of 95.5 WPLJ's annual holiday fundraiser.
- Greenwich police are searching for a 15-year-old girl who has been missing since Sunday, Dec. 22.
- Luis Alomar, a fugitive suspected in a string of bank robberies along the Eastern Seaboard, including possibly in Westchester and Fairfield counties, was taken into custody at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday in Medford, Long Island, N.Y.
- New York State Police arrested a man and issued 22 traffic tickets during a DWI detail throughout Westchester County on Friday, Dec. 20.
- New York State Police from the Hawthorne barracks arrested a Poughkeepsie man for allegedly driving while intoxicated in Yonkers on Saturday, Dec. 21.
- County Executive Rob Astorino is set to kick off the New Year with a special open house reception on Jan. 1.