June 7, 2012 RSS feed / General Stories

Man Charged; Pepper-Sprayed Neighbor

A Mahopac man is facing an assault charge for allegedly attacking his neighbor with a can of pepper spray. More...

Cops: Shopper Pulls Gun

A man who authorities said was sampling food allegedly pulled a gun on a clerk and now has more trouble. Carmel Police reported the arrest last Thursday of Jacob Schlem, 21, of Mahopac in connection with the bizarre caper. More...

First Presbyterian Hosts Cookie Walk Sale

Let us help make your Father’s Day and Graduation celebrations sweeter—shop for a variety of homebaked Heavenly confections at our Cookie Walk Sale on Saturday, June 16, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. More...

‘Bicentennial Edition’ Hike Up Mt. Nimham

Join Highlands Preservation for a special free Bicentennial Edition “Magical History Tour” hike up Mount Nimham in Kent on June 10th at 11 am. More...

Relay For Life Ignites Spirit Of The Community

Since its inception 13 years ago, Mahopac’s Relay for Life has raised $3.4 million for cancer research. More...

Top Hayworth Aide Gone in Wake of Remarks

The controversy over an insensitive Facebook post claimed a top aide to Rep. Nan Hayworth this week. On Monday, the campaign for Hayworth, R-19, issued a statement explaining that top campaign aide Jay Townsend had resigned. More...

High School Student Assaulted on Bus

Two Mahopac High School students are facing charges of assault for allegedly forcing another boy from his seat on a school bus last week, resulting in the victim suffering a head injury and concussion. More...

Cops Comparing Notes

A rash of home burglaries in the greater Southeast-Danbury area has police in New York and Connecticut comparing notes this week. More...

Putnam People

... Marine Corps Pvt. ANGELO NARCISE, son of Miriam and John Narcise of Carmel, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. More...

Senior Health & Fitness Day

On June 20th, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Putnam Ridge Rehabilitation and Nursing Center will host an afternoon of activities devoted to Senior Health and Fitness. This event is free and open to all. All activities will start in the Great Room. More...

Carmel VFW Auxiliary Installs Post Officers

The Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Daniel J. More...

Huge Crowds Celebrate Birds of Prey Day

Crowds estimated at more than 4,500 packed the Green Chimneys campus Sunday for the 20th anniversary celebration of Birds of Prey Day. More...

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“Here is a test to find out whether your mission in life is complete. If you’re alive, it isn’t.” ~Lauren Bacall