Business & Finance

May 12, 2021

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - A plan to build a 72-unit apartment complex on Baldwin Place Road that would provide 36 affordable apartments and 36 supportive apartments has been put on hold as developers head back to the drawing board to consider “significant changes to the project size, scope, and ...

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This article is the first in a series examining the impact of possibly having a marijuana dispensary in the town of Carmel. Over the next few months, we’ll publish articles, release a podcast and host a community forum on Zoom around this topic.   Edward Abrahams understands why residents may be ...

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Pace University's Elisabeth Haub School of Law is pleased to announce a scholarship gift of $25,000 from elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, Esq., a 1985 Haub Law graduate and managing member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in Somers and White Plains, NY. The Anthony J. Enea, Esq. Elder Law ...

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In some cultures, the front door is considered the key in welcoming positive energy. In Feng Shui, the chi (the life force energy) is invited through the front door. We want to invite our communities to participate in Halston Media’s inaugural "My Front Door Contest," sponsored by Wallauer.  We ...

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MAHOPAC - In the wake of the legalization of recreational marijuana in New York State, the owners of the Taco Bell in the hamlet of Carmel have filed three more site plan applications for new restaurants throughout the town, including two in Mahopac and one in Mahopac Falls. “Obviously, the need ...

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Westchester County elder law attorney Lauren C. Enea, Esq. was recently honored at the Westchester County Bar Association’s Virtual Annual Meeting and Pre-Spring Social with the Outstanding New Lawyer Award. An associate at Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in Somers and White Plains, N.Y., Ms.

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In late 2019, Mid-Hudson Valley Credit Union (MHV) received approval to expand into the counties of Westchester, Putnam, Sullivan and Rockland. MHV is excited to start building their first Branch Location in their new service area! Peekskill, NY, will host MHV’s first Westchester County Branch ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Developers of a proposed 72-unit apartment complex on Baldwin Place Road that would provide 36 affordable apartments and 36 supportive apartments were grilled by members of the Planning Board last week on a litany of subjects ranging from funding to whether such a development is ...

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On March 3, Westchester County elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in Somers and White Plains, N.Y., will welcome Grace Ferri of United Hebrew of New Rochelle for a special episode of the Talking Seniors podcast addressing long-term care in a COVID-19 ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - No business has likely been more adversely affected by the pandemic than Villa Barone Hilltop Manor in Mahopac. The iconic Route 6 banquet hall has been the host of countless weddings, dinner/dances, parties and celebrations. But when the coronavirus struck, it all came crashing ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The Board of Directors of Tompkins Mahopac Bank has announced that Gerald J. Klein, Jr. will retire as president and CEO of the bank after 26 years of service to the company. In anticipation of his retirement, Tompkins Mahopac Bank has worked on a succession plan to assure a ...

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White Plains, NY – Burke Rehabilitation Hospital announced that it has received another three-year accreditation from The Joint Commission, the gold standard for hospitals. The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® accreditation demonstrates continuous compliance with its performance standards ...

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Representatives from PCSB Bank, in Yorktown Heights, donated $1,500 to the Friends of Mahopac Public Library (MPL), to be used toward the Teen Library Council and Outreach Program and the Teen Summer Reading Program. PCSB Bank, a New York-chartered stock commercial bank, has served the banking ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - When the husband-and-wife team of Marushka Osman and Kestutis “Kas” Katinas started their Mahopac-based business some seven years ago, they thought they’d be soothing souls with an upscale liqueur, not calming anxieties with an antivirus hand sanitizer. But things change.

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Coldwell Banker Realty in Connecticut and Westchester, New York is hosting a virtual “Home for the Holidays Extravaganza” Facebook Premier on Wednesday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®️. The event will be accessible through www.facebook.com/CBRealtyCTWC. The ...

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CARMEL, N.Y. - Spins Bowl, the bowling alley located on Old Route 6 in the Carmel hamlet, is looking to create an outside entertainment area and repurpose some underutilized space in its parking lot in an effort to give the business a shot in the arm during its slow season. Bill Diamond, the ...

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CARMEL, N.Y. - Like New York State and the rest of the country, COVID-19 cases are rising in Putnam County, and county health department officials say they are concerned. “With the rising numbers that we see, [the Putnam County Department of Health] is working around the clock on comprehensive ...

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Recognition marks fourteenth consecutive year as “Super Lawyer” for Enea Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP members Anthony J. Enea and Sara E. Meyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in New York Metro Super Lawyers 2020 in the field of Elder Law. This marks the fourteenth ...

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A plan is in the works to turn the Route 6 Tap House building (formerly the site of Lantern Pub) into a series of retail stores and small eateries, as well as office space. John Karell Jr., a Patterson-based engineer working for the applicants, recently went before the Planning Board to lay out an ...

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The market has exceeded our expectations! Buyer demand is high and inventory is low! WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR YOU? The value of real estate is changing and as your trusted, local real estate company Café Realty is offering a simple complementary valuation to determine the NEW value of your ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The idleness of our months-long lockdown was tough on couch potatoes but even worse for the fitness faithful and the shape-up shops that serve them. Now, the state has lifted its five-month-long embargo on workouts in public gyms, allowing the hardy among us to resume—with ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Global finance expert Moody’s Investment Service announced last week that the town of has maintained its strong financial rating at Aa1, the second highest rating the firm confers. The rating is well above average in both New York State and the nation. “We’re thrilled to ...

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MAHOPAC N.Y. - Mahopac is mourning the loss of a beloved restaurateur and exemplary businesswoman after the passing of Jan Jimenez, co-owner of Ramiro’s, one of the town’s most popular restaurants, which closed earlier this year in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Jimenez died Tuesday, ...

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Many express a desire to leave specific items of personal property to loved ones in their Last Will and Testament. Whether or not their wishes will actually be fulfilled, however, depends on a variety of factors. Westchester County elder law attorney Lauren C. Enea, Esq. of Enea, Scanlan & ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - A proposal by New York State Electric & Gas (NYSEG) to increase its rates nearly 22 percent over a three-year period has raised the ire of the Carmel Town Board, which has written a letter to the state Public Service Commission (PSC) protesting the utility’s ...

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Parents, grandparents and loved ones often make promises and/or express their desire to leave specific items of tangible personal property (furniture, artworks, jewelry, clothing, cars, watches, etc.) to a child, grandchild, loved one or friend in their Last Will and Testament. Whether or not that ...

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SOMERS, N.Y. - Results came in five months late due to the pandemic, but I am extremely pleased with the outcome of the 2019 Better Newspaper Contest hosted by the New York Press Association (NYPA). Our Halston Media team did exceptionally well in some impressive categories. Halston Media is the ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The renaissance of the Lake Plaza Shopping Plaza on Route 6 continued on Friday, Aug. 21, when Ocean State Job Lot officially opened for business in the old Kmart building, which had been empty for nearly three years after that retailer’s parent company filed for ...

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Enea’s legal excellence recognized by The Best Lawyers of America for tenth consecutive year Westchester County elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in Somers and White Plains, N.Y., has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 27thedition ...

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HUDSON VALLEY, N.Y.  - Unable to perform due to the coronavirus pandemic, local musicians are singing the blues these days. Many musicians are feeling the sting of lost income when New York on Pause went into effect in mid-March. Tours and shows were canceled, and venues closed down. Now, with ...

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