More than seven months after the incident in which a 23-year-old woman, Megan Bookstaver, was fatally shot while in a Tarrytown townhouse, her 25-year-old boyfriend has been charged with second degree manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide. If found guilty, the accused, Eric Gaulin, faces a maximum sentence of five to 15 years in prison.
Correction Note: The printed version of this story carried an editing error regarding the length of time the New New York Bridge project would take; it is five years, not ten as the printed version indicated. The error was not the reporter's mistake.
“So far, so good” was the common response to inquiries about village traffic a few weeks after the Ramp E entrance to the Tappan Zee Bridge was closed for the second time.