News and events from Elmsford, Hartsdale, Hawthorne, Valhalla and White Plains. Compiled by reporter Rich Liebson and The Journal News and LoHud.com.
RICH LIEBSON grew up on military bases in the U.S. and Germany as the son of an Air Force master sergeant. After serving four years in the U.S. Army he was hired as a part-time reporter in 1983 and promoted to full-time in 1985. He’s had a number of beats over the years including education, municipal government and public safety. He’s also been a columnist and city editor for central Westchester. Rich lives in White Plains.