RYE, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Rye last week:
- Westchester County garners the fame, and sometimes the disdain, of being home to head honchos. Adam Silver, 52, a native of Rye, is no stranger to controversy in professional sports. Last April, less than three months after succeeding David Stern of Scarsdale as NBA commissioner, Silver banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling from professional basketball for life in response to racist comments made by Sterling .
- Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones recently closed on the purchase of a new home in the estate area of Bedford, Daily Voice has confirmed .
- The northbound Merritt Parkway and northbound Hutchinson River Parkway on the Connecticut-New York border reopened early Tuesday evening after being closed for nearly eight hours after a tractor-trailer truck slammed into a bridge and caught fire.
- The Yonkers Police Department has issued an alert for two missing Connecticut teens .