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The Golden Girl: Halston Media’s Corinne Stanton Wins Trailblazer Award

March 22, 2017

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Corinne Stanton was born to sell. And she knew it at an early age.

“I got the advertising bug when I was in 11th grade and became editor of the yearbook [at Somers High School],” she recalled. “I went around selling ads for the yearbook. I got such satisfaction from seeing those ads in the yearbook.”

Stanton, who graduated from Somers High in 1989, is ...

Chamber CEO Erin Meagher Charged With Felony Larceny

[Editor's note: This story has been updated.]

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Erin Meagher, the CEO/executive director of the Greater Mahopac/Carmel Chamber of Commerce and a trustee on the Brewster Village Board, was arrested Tuesday afternoon (March 21) and charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, a class E felony.

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department said that a joint investigation with the ...

County Chamber Names Trailblazer Award Winners

Putnam County Chamber of Commerce named its Trailblazer Award recipients for 2016.

Honoring professional achievement and civic contributions in the Putnam County community, the Trailblazer Awards represent the highest acknowledgment from professional peer judges across the county.

Over the years, the Trailblazer Awards has drawn more than 1,000 attendees to network and celebrate the best ...

Mahopac's 4D Sports a Diamond in the Rough

MAHOPAC, N.Y. — 4D Sports Performance Center, located in Mahopac, is renowned by athletes both locally and nationally as a premier training facility. 

Baseball and softball clients travel to 4D Sports from all over the USA to train with the professional staff housed under one roof. The facility offers one of the best pitching instructors in the country as well as one of the leading ...

Curry House Brightens Carmel/Mahopac Culinary Landscape

CARMEL, N.Y. - When Pearl Gill drove by the empty storefront at 4 Church St. in Carmel, she knew an opportunity when she saw one. She immediately called Pavithran Chirakkal (aka Pavi), her friend and coworker from Jaipore, the Indian restaurant in Brewster, and told him now was the time they should open a restaurant together.

A short time later, in September 2016, Curry House—an ...

PCSB Bank Names Willard Hill Jr. as Board Trustee

HUDSON VALLEY, N.Y. - PCSB Bank has announced the election of Willard Hill, Jr., an attorney with extensive executive leadership experience in financial services, to its Board of Trustees. In addition, Hill has been elected to serve as a director of the bank’s new holding company, PCSB Financial Corp.

“Willard Hill’s expertise in corporate, insurance, and financial ...

Nonprofit Symposium on Grants Set For March in Mahopac

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Being awarded a grant can help a not-for-profit organization better serve its mission. The Greater Mahopac-Carmel Chamber of Commerce will host a symposium for nonprofits on grants at the Mahopac Library on Thursday, March 30. It is being organized in cooperation with The Community Foundation of the Hudson Valley and the Putnam County Service Network.

“With over 10 ...

Somers Manor Revitalized By Changes and Expansion

SOMERS, N.Y. - If you visit the Somers Manor Rehabilitation & Nursing Center on Route 100, it will soon become evident that the facility has been completely revitalized and re-energized. 

Somers Manor has undergone several changes since Christine Maher was appointed administrator of the facility in January 2015. Under Maher’s leadership, the facility has seen the expansion and ...

Chamber Organizes Raffle to Fund Scholarships

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Enter to win a prize and you can help a student better afford college. The Greater Mahopac-Carmel Chamber of Commerce has organized The Chamber Scholarship Raffle to benefit its scholarship fund. The Chamber has teamed up with its member businesses to provide prizes, such as a boat, that appeal to the community at large.

“This raffle gives the Chamber an opportunity to ...

Local Businesspeople Honored by Mahopac-Carmel Chamber

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— When you make an impact on the community it is remembered by your peers.  Thomas O’Leary, owner of The UPS Store in Mahopac, Michael Bothe and William Fitzgerald, co-owners of Mahopac Flower Shop, and Robert DeLucia, owner of Local Boys Junk Removal, were honored by The Greater Mahopac-Carmel Chamber of Commerce at its annual Business Person of the Year Dinner, ...

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