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DiCarlo: District Apologized to New Rochelle for Racist Behavior at LAX Game

April 17, 2019

[Editor's note: This is an update of the article that appeared on TAP Into yesterday afternoon.]

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - School Superintendent Anthony DiCarlo said he’s reached out and apologized to the New Rochelle School District after some members of the Mahopac JV lacrosse team were accused of using racial epithets directed at their opponents during a game on April ...

Mahopac High School Musicians Rock 'Illusion'

April 9, 2019

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac High School held its annual rock show - Illusion - last weekend (March 28-30) featuring some of the school’s finest musicians and vocalists. The show highlighted songs from every decade, from the ‘60s to the present, including songs by Fleetwood Mac, Guns ‘n’ Roses, The Eagles, U2, and the song “Shallow” from the “A Star is ...

Putnam Hospital Joins New Healthcare System

April 11, 2019

CARMEL, N.Y. - Two healthcare systems serving the Hudson Valley and Connecticut, including Health Quest, owners of Putnam Hospital Center, have merged to create a new network of more than 2,600 doctors serving 1.5 million patients.

In a statement released last week, Health Quest, owners of Putnam Hospital Center, and Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN), which owns Danbury Hospital, ...

PCSB Donates $2.5k to Support Connection

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y.  - The PCSB Community Foundation recently donated $2,500 to Support Connection, a nonprofit organization based in Yorktown Heights that provides emotional, social and educational support to women, their families and friends affected by breast and ovarian cancer. The PCSB Community Foundation’s mission is to identify nonprofit organization within PCSB Bank’s ...

Great Egg-Spectations!

April 19, 2019

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - You know it's officially spring when the town's Recreation and Park's Department holds its annual egg hunt at the high school. Hundreds of youngsters came out Saturday, April 13, to find that perfect egg and fill their baskets. The Easter Bunny was on hand to pose for pictures and the Lake Mahopac Rotary Club served up free hot dog lunches.

A Night of Glitz and Glamour: MHS Holds Junior Prom

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The Mahopac High School Class of 2020 held the school’s annual junior prom Friday night (April 12). All the kids, decked out in tuxes and gowns, gathered at the high school for fun and photos before being bused to Villa Barone Hilltop Manor for a romantic evening of dining and dancing. 

PCSB Donates $2.5k to Support Connection

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y.  - The PCSB Community Foundation recently donated $2,500 to Support Connection, a nonprofit organization based in Yorktown Heights that provides emotional, social and educational support to women, their families and friends affected by breast and ovarian cancer. The PCSB Community Foundation’s mission is to identify nonprofit organization within PCSB Bank’s ...

A Night of Glitz and Glamour: MHS Holds Junior Prom

April 18, 2019

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The Mahopac High School Class of 2020 held the school’s annual junior prom Friday night (April 12). All the kids, decked out in tuxes and gowns, gathered at the high school for fun and photos before being bused to Villa Barone Hilltop Manor for a romantic evening of dining and dancing. 

DiCarlo: District Apologized to New Rochelle for Racist Behavior at LAX Game

[Editor's note: This is an update of the article that appeared on TAP Into yesterday afternoon.]

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - School Superintendent Anthony DiCarlo said he’s reached out and apologized to the New Rochelle School District after some members of the Mahopac JV lacrosse team were accused of using racial epithets directed at their opponents during a game on April ...

Proposed School Budget Calls for 1.7% Hike in Tax Rate

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Under the current proposed 2019-20 school budget, property owners face a 1.71 percent increase in their tax bill; however, school officials caution that could change as they continue to crunch numbers.

Under the proposed budget, a home valued at $300,000 would see a tax increase of $117 for the year; a $400,000 home would see a $156 jump, and a $500,000 house would rise by ...

PCSB Donates $2.5k to Support Connection

April 8, 2019

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y.  - The PCSB Community Foundation recently donated $2,500 to Support Connection, a nonprofit organization based in Yorktown Heights that provides emotional, social and educational support to women, their families and friends affected by breast and ovarian cancer. The PCSB Community Foundation’s mission is to identify nonprofit organization within PCSB Bank’s ...

Special Patrol Officers Hired to Safeguard Town Hall

April 21, 2019

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Due to threatening behavior by some Town Hall visitors that left employees there shaken, the Town Board has moved to hire two special patrol officers (SPO) from the Sheriff’s Department to safeguard the building during regular office hours.

The board voted unanimously at its April 10 meeting to enter into the agreement with the Sheriff’s Department and the officers ...

Planning Board Wants More Info on Cell Tower Plan

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The Planning Board has told lawyers representing Homeland Towers, a Danbury-based cell tower construction company, that its application to build a structure at 254 Croton Falls Road is still incomplete and the plan is not yet ready for a public hearing.

However, Robert Gaudioso, an attorney from Snyder & Snyder in Tarrytown representing Homeland Towers and Verizon, ...

Town to Upgrade In-House Broadcast Studio

 MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Town officials want you to hear them loud and clear, as well as present a sharp picture of what is going on at the various board meetings that take place each week in Town Hall.

To do that, a complete overhaul of the Town Hall’s antiquated broadcast studio and ancillary equipment will be needed, and it will cost upwards of $186,000 to do it. The boarded 5-0 at its ...

Putnam Hospital Joins New Healthcare System

April 11, 2019

CARMEL, N.Y. - Two healthcare systems serving the Hudson Valley and Connecticut, including Health Quest, owners of Putnam Hospital Center, have merged to create a new network of more than 2,600 doctors serving 1.5 million patients.

In a statement released last week, Health Quest, owners of Putnam Hospital Center, and Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN), which owns Danbury Hospital, ...

Putnam County Ranked Among Healthiest in State

PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. - For the ninth year in a row, Putnam County ranks among the healthiest counties in New York State, according to the annual County Health Rankings compiled by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.

Putnam is third in health factors, the influencers of health, up from last year’s fourth-place ranking. In health ...

PCSB Donates $2.5k to Support Connection

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y.  - The PCSB Community Foundation recently donated $2,500 to Support Connection, a nonprofit organization based in Yorktown Heights that provides emotional, social and educational support to women, their families and friends affected by breast and ovarian cancer. The PCSB Community Foundation’s mission is to identify nonprofit organization within PCSB Bank’s ...

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On Stage: ‘Newsies’ Stops the Presses!

There’s good news for Disney fans, musical theater fans, and just plain family-fun fans, at Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford. It’s “Newsies.” It’s there through May 26. And it’s well worth your pennies. (Well, that’s what newspapers cost in 1899, when this fact-based story takes place.) For tickets: 914-592-2222; BroadwayTheatre.com.

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