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October 28, 2021

CARMEL, N.Y. - In the race for Putnam County sheriff—one of the most contentious this fall—incumbent Democrat Robert Langley will take on Republican challenger Kevin McConville, former chief of the MTA Police. Here is a close-up look at the two candidates. Robert Langley Robert Langley has ...

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CARMEL, N.Y. - Joseph Castellano, the Republican incumbent county legislator for District 7, which includes parts of Mahopac, is seeking re-election but faces a challenge from political newcomer Scott Reing, a Democrat. Castellano has held the district seat since he was elected in 2012. He ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - State Sen. Pete Harckham held a Veterans Advisory Council meeting at the Yorktown VFW Post 8328 on Thursday, Sept. 23, which included a presentation by Judge David F. Everett of the Westchester Supreme Court on veterans courts and an awarding of the New York State Liberty Medal to ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Thanks to the pandemic, department heads in the Carmel town government are reporting that it has become difficult getting much-needed supplies, equipment, and vehicles on a timely basis. The pandemic forced manufacturers to shut down for months last year, but now that they are ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Lillian Jones is known for her perseverance—getting things done despite the challenges, whether it’s as a political operative for the local Democratic Party, or throughout her storied career with the American Cancer Society. “What impresses me is her persistence,” said Marsha ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. -  A plan to renovate and make upgrades to eight of the town’s 13 water districts will cost nearly $1million more than originally anticipated thanks to an increase in the cost of labor and materials in the wake of the pandemic. The Town Board held a public hearing at its Aug. 11 ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Left to patrol Lake Mahopac on its own without any assistance from any other law enforcement agency, the Carmel Police Department said it hopes to purchase a new boat, noting its current vessel is on its last legs. The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department used to provide a patrol ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - The town and the union for the Carmel Police Department—the Police Benevolent Association (PBA)—have agreed on a new contract. The Town Board voted unanimously to accept the agreement at its Aug. 4 meeting. The contract is an eight-year deal that begins Jan. 1 and calls for a ...

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