Read more here.1) Congratulations to Shrub Oak native Deanna Tozzo who has been named Division III tennis player of the week at CNR.
2) Culinary students from Putnam/Northern Westchester Tech Center in Yorktown are accustomed to preparing food for large events, and they wasted no time kicking off the school year, cooking and presenting a dish for a major fundraiser supporting United Way of Westchester and Putnam. Read more details here.
3) Yorktown High School's Homecoming game vs. Horace Greeley is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 5 at 3 p.m.
4) What's a (partial) federal government shutdown mean for us here in Westchester? Find out on Patch.
5) According to the National Weather Service, Friday is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. There is a slight chance of showers on Saturday, but it will be partly sunny, with a high near 78. The nice weather continues into Sunday when it is expected to be partly sunny, with a high near 78.