Arts & Entertainment

June 26, 2020

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac High School music students traditionally end the school year with a series of live performances and concerts for our community.  Students get the opportunity to demonstrate all of their growth, hard work and accomplishments at these performances.  Although the students ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. – Long live rock ‘n’ roll! While the coronavirus did its best to shut down Mahopac High School’s annual rock show—Illusion—it was only partially successful. Instead of three nights, the show was reduced to just one (March 12) and the audience was limited to family members only, ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Growing up in the Bronx in 1950s and ’60s, John Fratangelo never dreamed of being a writer. “When I was a kid, I wrote some plays, but it wasn’t anything I thought about doing seriously,” the Mahopac resident said. Ultimately, Fratangelo, now 72, made his living as a plumber, ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The Mahopac School District held its fifth annual Band-o-Rama show at the high school gym Thursday night (Feb. 13), featuring bands from the elementary school, middle school, and high school, culminating with a performance featuring the entire ensemble of musicians.

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SAVANNAH, GA. - Remember Chevy Chase as Clark Griswold in “Vacation” as the family heads off to visit their beloved Wally World? Going to theme parks such as Wally World, or the real-life Disney World, is a part of the modern American zeitgeist. Kids love it; parents love it. Families spend months ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac High School held its annual pop concert Wednesday night (Jan. 15) featuring its various vocal groups and music ensembles, including the philharmonic orchestra, PACapellas, Sinfonietta, sax quartet, chorus, concert band, Brass ‘n’ Bass, PACaVoce, and the symphonic ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The Mahopac Friends of Music’s annual swing dance was held Friday, Jan. 10, at Lakeview Elementary School. “Crazy Feet” Pete Redmond was on hand to give swing dance lessons before the party got started. Music was provided by the MHS jazz band.

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - In conjunction with the Mahopac Lions Club, Mahopac students unveiled more than 750 pieces of artwork this past fall for the second annual Art from the Heart event. The program was to show gratitude to veterans and active service members in honor of Veterans’ Day. Mahopac ...

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WHITE PLAINS, NY – On Saturday, January 4, 2020, the 20th Annual Westchester County Wedding & Bridal Expo returns to the Westchester County Center in White Plains, New York.  The atmosphere will sparkle with glamorous wedding gowns, elegant formal wear, door prizes, entertainment, wedding ...

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CROTON FALLS, N.Y. - Mahopac artist Monica Craig was an elementary school teacher from Bolivia, and when she moved to America, she became a respiratory therapist. In search of a hobby, Craig discovered painting and Mahopac became an inspiration. “I enjoy all the birds and the beautiful views ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The Mahopac High School Drama Company put on “Peter Pan” for its fall production last month. The play was directed by Christopher Purr and Sonya Velez and featured Thomas Joia as Peter; Anaya Rojas as Wendy; Emma Lubbers as Tinkerbell; and Lia Larsen as Captain Hook. See our photo ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Sixth-grade students from Ann Lyons’ Mahopac Middle School art classes studied the ancient French caves of Lascaux and Chauvet-Pont-d’Arc to gain inspiration for their pre-historic cave drawings that are currently on display in the Young Arts Gallery at Mahopac Public Library. The ...

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PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. - What on earth was God thinking when he put forbidden fruit in the Garden of Eden if he didn’t want Adam and Eve to eat it? Audiences attending the original play “Back to the Garden” soon will find out what was on God’s mind. Or at least what’s on the mind of award-winning ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Dr. Siobhán Fitzpatrick probably bleeds emerald green. The longtime Mahopac resident is about as Irish as they come— her fiery red hair and iridescent smile give that away. So, it comes as no surprise to learn that March 17—St. Patrick’s Day—might be her favorite day of the year.

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World Homes Reality is hosting its 27th Annual World Homes Realty Halloween Coloring Contest.  Click here to download a PDF of the coloring page.  Contest Rules: All entries must be submitted or mailed to World Homes Realty, 1671 Route 6, Carmel NY 10512 by October 31, 2019 at 5pm. For ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - August marked the 50th anniversary of Woodstock and to celebrate the occasion, the Recreation Department offered a performance of Back to the Garden - 1969 as part of its Fall Concert Series in Chamber Park. And just like the real Woodstock, the skies turned gray and the rain fell.

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CARMEL, N.Y. - The 48th annual Putnam County 4-H Fair is scheduled for Friday through Sunday, July 26, 27, 28, at the Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park, 201 Gipsy Trail Road, Carmel.  The fair is held rain or shine; parking and admission are free. Enjoy talented local musicians and ...

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