Category Archives: Pelham

Suspect Fingered In Commuter Robberies

The so-called Pelham Prowler/Mamaroneck Marauder/Harrison Harrasser may have been collared. Pelham police nabbed 19-year-old New Rochelle man Olivier Famby on Friday after they found him sitting in a BMW with a gun at Pelham station, reports the Journal News. Seven commuters have been … Continue reading

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‘Pelham Prowler’ Strikes Again

The simple task of walking home from the train station has a little edge to it in Pelham and other New Haven Line stations these days, as a mugger remains on the loose. Reports The Daily Pelham: Following the third … Continue reading

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Armed Robber(s) Targeting Commuters

As if a ride on the beleaguered New Haven Line wasn’t aggravating enough, commuters in various southern Westchester communities connected by that train line are being hit by a robber dressed all in black and brandishing a silver gun. Commuters … Continue reading

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Pretend Train Bomber Collared At Pelham Station

MTA police yanked a man off the train yesterday after he said he had explosives in his backpack The 12:57 pm train from New Haven was stopped in Pelham to evacuate passengers, and let the cops on board. The man … Continue reading

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Denzel’s Thing For Train Tragedy

Mount Vernon’s own Denzel Washington’s latest pic, Unstoppable, starts today. Just as they did in The Taking of Pelham One Two Three a year ago, Denzel and director Tony Scott explore what happens when trains go off the rails. Writes … Continue reading

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Word of the Week: Mount Yearnin’

MOUNT YEARNIN’ \Mowwnt Yerrnin\ noun: Pangs of envy one feels when passing the stops at Bronxville, Pelham, Mount Vernon, etc., that are within 30 minutes of Grand Central. Usage: I had a serious case of Mount Yearnin’ as the 7:22 … Continue reading

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