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‘A Different Kind of Cool’

May 16, 2022

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Longtime Mahopac resident Jeff Conlan has spent most of his adult life working as a lineman for Verizon—a communications company. But Conlan always longed to communicate with others in a different way... he wanted to be a writer.

The parent of a 14-year-old autistic son, Conlan had all the inspiration he needed to write a novel about a severely autistic teen’s ...

Help On the Way for Students’ Post-Pandemic Adjustment

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac students suffering emotionally from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic now have some help to guide them through it.

Family Services of Westchester (FSW) is now a provider agency of NY Project Hope, the state’s COVID-19 crisis counseling program. FSW is offering individuals and families free, confidential, and anonymous emotional support.

From coping tips to ...

Putnam County Ranked Among Healthiest Again

CARMEL, N.Y. - The ability to access health care has improved for Putnam County residents over the last decade. In 2013, the numbers of uninsured residents was nearly 10 percent. Today, that figure has dropped to 4 percent. Collaborative community efforts have produced these results and are one of the reasons that Putnam County was ranked among the healthiest counties in New York State, with the ...

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When Liberty is Also Hypocrisy

May 13, 2022

If someone doesn’t like the rules, and chooses not to follow them, and actively tells others not to follow them, is that liberty? Would we apply this standard to those who choose not to obey street signs, or signs that say, “no loitering,” or “yield?”

In this American democracy, we elect and appoint people to establish rules (and laws) to ensure domestic ...

Is It Time to Move?

May 10, 2022

To the editor,

We visit family in Florida and South Carolina each year and it gets harder and harder to return.   This area is geographically one of the nicest areas in the country, however, this town keeps voting to tax us into oblivion.   Relocation for many is a real consideration.

To level the federal tax playing field “SALT” (state and local taxes) was ...

Tales of Ties and Tails

That headline-grabbing, delinquent supply chain has now wormed its wayward way into graduation ceremonies, of all things. In some cases, cases of caps and gowns and hoods (those sash-ish affairs that denote academic degree) are backlogged in production or in transit, leaving schools to scramble to ensure their alumni-in-waiting are decorously adorned, as tradition dictates.

Shortages of sashes ...

PCSB Bank Partners with United for the Troops

May 20, 2022

Yorktown Heights, NY, May 20, 2022: PCSB Bank has announced it will partner with United for the Troops by launching a drive to provide those serving in the armed forces with much-needed donations.

PCSB will have red collection bins at all of its 14 branch locations to accept donations until May 31, 2022. A wish list of non-perishable items can be found at Wish List - United for the ...

Your Next Chapter: Estate Planning Considerations for the Newly Retired

Congratulations on your retirement!

Like many, you probably have a bucket list of things you would like to accomplish such as travel the world, spend more time with your grandkids and take up a new hobby. While these are all excellent ambitions, the milestone of retirement is also a good time to ensure your finances, beneficiary designations, estate planning, and long-term care strategy are in ...