March 15, 2012 RSS feed / General Stories

Judge Sides with Prosecutor in DiPippo Retrial

A visiting Westchester County Court judge sided with Putnam prosecutors last week, as he reviewed convicted murderer Anthony DiPippo’s demand for a special prosecutor in his case. More...

Police: Man Sold Narcotics-Laced Candy Bars

A 21-year-old Mahopac man is accused of combining candy with narcotics by allegedly selling chocolate bars laced with Psilocybin mushrooms at various locations throughout the greater Carmel-Mahopac area. More...

Man Accused of Threatening to Use AK-47 at Local Bank

A Mahopac man is facing charges of aggravated harassment for allegedly phoning and threatening to shoot up a local bank branch with an AK-47 if the bank failed to cash his check. More...

Brewster Man Found Dead on North Main; Cause Unknown

State and village officials are awaiting the results of an autopsy to determine the cause of death of a Brewster man found dead on North Main Street in Brewster. More...

Pedophile Remains in Neighborhood

A Level 3 sex offender who relocated to Carmel in January and caused a furor when placed in a home across the street from a nursery school and down the street from a daycare center remains in his apartment despite promises from officials that he woul More...

Three Charged with Stealing Street Signs

Carmel officials have issued a stern warning: Street sign thefts will not be tolerated. More...

Brush Blazes Plague Area Firefighters

Unseasonably mild weather conditions this winter have been most enjoyable but with a lack of precipitation, the ground cover is ripe for brush fires. This year the season has started early. More...

Man Charged with Rape, Plying 15-yr-old with Drugs

A 19-year old Mahopac man is facing a 25-year state prison term for allegedly raping an underage girl following a night of what police described as “drug-fueled partying” at his home. More...

Employee Accused of Unlawful Imprisonment

An employee of the Dunkin Donuts shop in Patterson is facing charges of unlawful imprisonment for allegedly preventing another employee from leaving a storage room at their workplace at 4 o'clock in the morning. More...

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