POUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Pound Ridge last week:
- Pound Ridge Fire Department helped fight a blaze at a north Stamford home. Three people escaped when a post-midnight fire raced through their North Stamford home, totally destroying it, fire officials said.
- A stretch of Route 137 in Pound Ridge was closed in both directions Thursday afternoon following an accident with downed wires.
- An 83-year-old Somers man committed suicide by shooting himself, a New York State Police spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday.
- A 15-year-old Pleasantville girl who drove a 2001 Chevrolet Suburban that overturned and killed three boys in Lake Ariel in Bucks County, Pa., is facing criminal charges, according to LoHud.com.
- Joan Rivers, a colorful and at times controversial comedian and former Westchester resident, died Thursday afternoon, according to multiple reports.