Consumer safety agency asks Airbnb, others to issue warnings on home elevators following child’s death

The federal agency responsible for consumer product safety on Tuesday sent a letter to Airbnb, Vrbo and other vacation rental companies urging them to issue warnings and take other measures to address safety issues associated with some home elevators.   The request from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) comes after a […]

Bedford Police Issue Home Burglary Alert

© Shutterstock The recent rash of residential break-ins all involved homes where the owners were away at the time. BEDFORD, NY — In an alert emailed to Bedford residents, police are warning of a string of recent residential break-ins. The notice warned that the burglaries have taken place “throughout the […]