BEDFORD, N.Y. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Bedford this week:
- The Tuckahoe School District went with an experienced name to fill its vacant athletic director position, announcing the hiring of 30-year veteran Rod Mergardt, formerly the longtime Bedford Central Schools AD, to run the physical education department.
- A 1-year-old girl, identified as Aniyah Daley of the Bronx, died as the result of a car crash on the northbound Sprain Brook Parkway in Yonkers. The crash led to a vehicle fire that closed the northbound Sprain for more than two hours.
- The lockdown/shelter-in-place order at Yale University was lifted after the search for a gunman turned up empty.
- One of the four dogs thought to be lost in the devastating fire that burned 3784 Wildwood St. in Yorktown to the ground possibly survived and may have been spotted in Cortlandt.