MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac High School’s music department held its annual swing dance Friday, Jan. 19, at Austin Road Elementary School, featuring the MHS Jazz Band. The music department holds the event as an opportunity to bring the community together for an evening of carefree fun and dance. It started with an hour of swing dance lessons from “Crazy Feet” Pete Redmond, followed by plenty of dancing, refreshments and raffles.
It Don't Mean a Thing If You Ain't Got That Swing!
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By CAROL REIFMay 24, 2018
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By BOB DUMASMay 22, 2018
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By DOMINICK DEPOLEMay 20, 2018
To some people, juggling a bunch of things at once comes natural. Mahopac senior Ryan Dugan is certainly one of those people as he prepares to graduate and move onto Western Connecticut State University this fall.
“It was a great fit for me with the business program and everything,” Dugan said. “Being close to home is great. In case anything happens, I’m right there.