GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Greenburgh, Edgemont, and Hartsdale this week:
- Silvio Raul Illescas of Elmsford, 41, who pleaded guilty to rape, predatory sexual assault and assault charges in January, has been sentenced to 20 years to life in prison.
- An underground transformer explosion in Hartsdale at 100 East Hartsdale Avenue knocked out power in the area for several hours.
- A Hartsdale family was forced out into the bitter cold on Monday night when a fire that started in a garage spread to the house.
- Navigating roads in New York during winter can be tricky enough, but a recent study suggests that doing so can cost drivers throughout Westchester County as much as $2,300 a year.