PELHAM, N.Y. -- Here are some of the top stories from this past week in Pelham:
- Several Pelham students received college degrees and honors.
- Scorching heat baked the entire county all week, which prompted ConEd representatives to call on the public to conserve electricity .
- Hudson Line service on Metro-North was suspended all of Friday due to a freight train derailment in New York City .
- The Rev. Al Sharpton spoke at a service in Mount Vernon about the Trayvon Martin case .
- Rye and Mamaroneck beaches were closed for several days after it was discovered sludge had leaked into Long Island Sound near there .
- A Larchmont rabbi accused of impersonating a police officer blamed his bipolar disorder on the incident .
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