Somers High School and Middle School will close for the next two days and transition to virtual learning after individuals from both buildings tested positive for COVID-19. Superintendent of Schools Raymond Blanch sent a letter to the community Sunday night
Those who worked at or visited a Putnam County business are being asked to monitor their symptoms after a customer tested positive for COVID-19. The Putnam County Department of Health issued a health advisory on Oct. 23 for Patterson Auto Body
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The burgeoning controversy over the proposed Form Based Code has motivated a Chappaqua resident to organize a write-in candidacy for next week’s New Castle special election for the unexpired term of Supervisor Ivy Pool’s council seat. Thomas O’Connor said he
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Motorists could soon be barred from parking on two Yorktown roads with officials citing both as a safety hazard. The Yorktown Town Board is currently considering a proposal that would prohibit parking year-round on White Hill Road and Commerce Street
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A Putnam County man was greeted by family and friends last week as he walked out of the Putnam County Correctional Facility following 24 years behind bars. Andrew Krivak, who was found guilty of the rape and murder of 12-year-old
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With the COVID-19 pandemic causing some to avoid medical offices or pharmacies, the Town of Greenburgh is offering flu shots to those voting early for the Nov. 3 general election. The town has partnered with the Greenburgh Health Center, a
By Bill Primavera Around this time of year, I start to see large paper bags filled with leaves parked by the roadside, and I have two thoughts. First, I regret that I no longer have the occasion to rake leaves,
By Brian McGowan With all the tumult over Christopher Columbus and political correctness, it may be time to resurrect a far-earlier discoverer of North America, and give credit where credit is due. In this particular case, that credit must go
Italian winemakers have a storied history of developing grapes that are symbiotic with their climate and soil conditions. The characteristics of each grape have been tailored to the land and to the local cuisine – and vice versa. Until recently,
After treatment for a cardiac event such as a heart attack, a patient’s personal recovery goals are usually simple yet extremely meaningful: “I’d like to be able to walk up the stairs without having to rest.” “I want to walk
By Richard Levy One of the things I always look forward to doing as a travel writer, no matter where my travels take me, is waking up at dawn and wandering down to the local food market. These bustling markets
By Rob DiAntonio & Ray Gallagher BYRAM HILLS Coach Julianne Marinaro wasn’t thrilled with the way her squad played in the first half, but the scoreboard still read Byram 2, HORACE GREELEY 0. The Bobcats picked up their play in
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So it was over 30 years ago when, as a budding cub reporter (Ha!) at the now defunct North County News, I coined the acronym A.B.G., which stood for #AnybodyButGreeley (pre hashtags), which I now regret due to my malfeasance