Law & Justice

April 30, 2021

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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RYE, N.Y. - A Mahopac man is facing federal charges for allegedly taking part in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol building. The charges were initially filed on Jan. 20 but sealed. They were unsealed this week when Robert Ballesteros, 27, turned himself in to the FBI offices in Rye on Monday, ...

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CARMEL, N.Y. - In a recent study by U.S. News & World Report, Putnam County has been ranked as the 11th safest county in America. In measuring nearly 3,000 U.S. counties and county equivalents across dozens of factors that can help or harm the health of a community and its residents, the ...

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PHILIPSTOWN, N.Y. - Town Councilman Mike Barile and prosecutors reached an agreement Monday afternoon in which he pleaded guilty to one count of theft of services, a class A misdemeanor, and was sentenced to a conditional discharge with the condition that he fulfill all the obligations contained in ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Town Councilman Mike Barile has been arrested and faces accusations of theft of services in relation to an alleged illegal sewer hookup at his property on South Lake Boulevard, formerly known as the Blu at the Lakehouse Restaurant. Barile turned himself in to the Sheriff’s ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Another year has come and gone in Mahopac and it’s time to look back on 2020 and recap the most noteworthy stories of the past 12 months. 2020 was a year unlike any other, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. And while Mahopac had its share of COVID issues in 2020, there was ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Councilman Mike Barile and the estate of his former partner, Tommy Boniello, have agreed to pay a $105,000 fine for an illegal sewer connection at their property at 825 South Lake Boulevard, the site of the former Blu at the Lakehouse Restaurant. Boniello passed away in May and ...

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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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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - A Mahopac man has been sentenced to 18 years in state prison for twice raping a 12- year-old child. Khori Salmon was sentenced on Aug. 17 by Judge James Rooney to a total of 18 years in state prison, 20 years post-release supervision, and registration as a sex offender. Salmon ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - On a sunny afternoon in late June, 100 personal stories about racism printed on small pieces of paper were hung from twine that was strung across the periphery of Chamber Park in Mahopac. They told heartbreaking tales of xenophobia, anti-Semitism, and transphobia that both current ...

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