June 21, 2012 RSS feed / Around the County

Happy 60th, Mahopac Library

News from Mahopac

The Mahopac Library has come a long way during its 60 years. More...

Lake Carmel Man Charged with Drug Trafficking

Carmel News

A 52-year old Lake Carmel man arrested in connection with a four-month investigation into cocaine sales in the Carmel-Kent area faces a lengthy state prison term following his apprehension by the Countywide Narcotics Task Force. More...

Local Men Held in Mugging

News from Mahopac

Three Mahopac men face felony charges of assault for allegedly attacking a resident of Jefferson Valley by pulling him from a taxicab before beating and robbing him. More...

Basic Dog Training

News from Mahopac

The Patterson Library, located on Route 311 in Patterson, is offering a class in Basic Dog Training on Wednesday July 18, at 7 p.m. More...

Girl Scouts Remember Lori and Kayla Donohue

TheBrewster Standard

It’s been three years since the world turned upside down for a Brewster family—36 months of mourning, remembering and healing. On June 8, 2009, shortly after 6:30 p.m. More...

Library Now Offers The Brewster Standard On Line

TheBrewster Standard

The Brewster Public Library is pleased and proud to offer the on line edition of The Brewster Standard. More...

Route 301 Becomes the Hudson River Turnpike

Carmel News

Route 301, the 200-year-old road connecting Putnam from east to west, has a new name this week. More...

Father and Two Brothers Subdue Thief

Carmel News

A Carmel man and his two sons became so enraged when an alleged car thief was stealing the family’s vehicle in broad daylight that the men took matters into their own hands, subdued the suspect, and held him for police. More...

Law Enforcement’s Future Graduates

Carmel News

Forty-four young men and women from throughout the region were recognized last week after graduating from the Putnam Sheriff’s Department— Kent Police Department Cadets Basic Training Session Academy. More...

Wrong House Leads to Trespass Bust

News from Mahopac

A Mahopac family received quite a shock last week when, at midnight, a strange man appeared at the front door with a dog on a leash and attempted to kick in the front door in order to gain entrance. More...

Trio Accused of Filling Forged Prescriptions

News from Mahopac

Three Mahopac residents face lengthy prison terms for allegedly stealing prescriptions from a doctor’s office and attempting to fill them at area pharmacies. More...

Hannah Foster to Study in Malaysia

TheBrewster Standard

Hannah Foster may be only 15 years old, but the Brewster High School freshman will be experiencing more during the next year than most people two or three times her age. More...

Office Administrator Accused of Embezzling Funds from Her Boss

TheBrewster Standard

A Yonkers woman employed by a Southeast corporation dealing with market consulting finds herself in trouble with the law for allegedly embezzling $50,000 from the firm during the past year. More...

Woman Flees Alleged Attacker in Southeast

TheBrewster Standard

A distraught young woman from Southeast, who authorities said fled from her enraged boyfriend after he allegedly attacked her in the middle of the night, wound up at Putnam Hospital Center last week for treatment. More...

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