MAHOPAC, N.Y.— The Mahopac Knights of Columbus Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show was held earlier this fall at Arturo’s Tavern on Route 6. The show was a motorhead’s dream featuring classic cars, hot rods, antiques and more. A DJ provided music, trophies were awarded, and raffle prizes given away.
K of C Car Show Revs its Motors!
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July 12, 2018
MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The annual Mahopac Volunteer Fire Department Carnival, celebrating 104 years, kicked off with its parade down Route 6 last Thursday evening (July 5). The carnival continues at the end of this week, July 12, 13 and 14, with lots of rides, midway games and yummy carnival food, including their “world-famous” sausage and pepper wedges, which, if you’re ...
By BOB DUMASJuly 11, 2018
MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Four people boating on Lake Mahopac on the Fourth of July escaped with their lives after lightning struck the water near their vessel, sending three of them to area hospitals.
Police said that on Wednesday, July 4, at around 3 p.m., the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department Marine Patrol Unit responded to a report of an occupied disabled boat on Lake Mahopac. During heavy ...
By BOB DUMASJuly 10, 2018
MAHOPAC, N.Y, - Blue-green algae blooms have resulted in the closing of as many as 14 public beaches in Putnam County in recent weeks and have impacted some private beaches along Lake Mahopac as well.
Health officials said they wouldn’t name the specific public beaches that had been closed because the situation is volatile and can change daily. They recommend calling the beach and ...
By BOB DUMASJuly 9, 2018
MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac native Samantha Apicella always knew she wanted to be a writer.
“I’ve been writing my entire life,” the 24-year-old said. “When I was in elementary school, I would write little stories. I kept a journal; I was always looking to write.”
Apicella was born in Yonkers, but her family moved to Mahopac when she was 4. She attended Lakeview ...
By CAROL REIFJuly 8, 2018
MAHOPAC, N.Y. - A dozen of Mahopac salon owner Serena Calicchia’s customers on Monday weren’t just coming in for a haircut and a cup of coffee. They were seeking an experience that would not only make them look good but help them feel good about themselves.
The women were all victims of domestic violence.
Calicchia, who owns Bella Moda Hair Design on Route 6, had always wanted ...
By BOB DUMASJuly 7, 2018
MAHOPAC, N.Y. - An important resource in Mahopac is being underutilized and its organizers want to get the word out.
The food pantry at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church offers free bags of food every Friday from 10 a.m. to noon to anyone and everyone who shows up. There is no need to show ID or proof of residence. When clients arrive, all they have to do is sign in and tell the ...
By BOB DUMASJuly 6, 2018
MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Two local teens had to be extricated from the car they were riding in last week when it rolled down an embankment on Washington Road near Route 6 and nearly landed in the West Branch Reservoir.
The call came into first responders just after 1:30 p.m. on Friday (June 29) that a car had gone into the reservoir with the occupants still inside. The Mahopac Falls dive team was ...