POUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Pound Ridge this week:
- New York Yankees fan Thomas Ferrara of Pound Ridge was standing at the Bronx corner of 161st Street and River Avenue where Yankee Stadium stands when the street sign's letters - R-I-V-E-R - inspired him to honor pitching great Mariano Rivera.
- Pound Ridge Garden Club decorates the town for holiday season.
- The Mount Kisco Police Department is investigating reports of a man who has allegedly visited businesses in Northern Westchester falsely claiming he is involved in a program that could benefit Northern Westchester Hospital employees.
- Barket Zajkowski, 23, who terrorized a Bedford family with a home invasion and extortion plot was sentenced to 15 years in prison.
- Northern Westchester Hospital announced that it has been designated a Case Observation Center for robot-assisted surgery by Intuitive Surgical, maker of the da Vinci robotic surgical system.