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Coach Tyrone Searight pointing to his winning basketball team. Junior Jaden Chavis holding aloft the section plaque. Photo by Damien Ritter
Jubilation over boys basketball Section win
By Regina Clarkin, All photos by Student Photographer Damien Ritter • March 4, 2024

Tyrone Searight, Peekskill boys’ basketball coach, gave his players a day off on Sunday after their cliffhanger of a win on Saturday night...

Newsworthy Notes from the week
Newsworthy Notes from the week
By Jim Roberts March 4, 2024

Daughter of Homestyle Desserts owner back in ICU  Theresa Timmons, the 16-year-old daughter of Homestyle Desserts owner Laura Timmons,...

Legal battle looms over Indian Point water disposal
Legal battle looms over Indian Point water disposal
By Jim Roberts March 1, 2024

Getting the 240 acres of land at Indian Point restored and redeveloped is a goal for everyone involved. The loss of $33 million in annual tax...

The scene inside Council Chambers Monday night before a public hearing. (Photo by Calvin Lom)
Public weighs in on N. Division St. project
By Jeffrey Merchan February 29, 2024

The five-story residential and retail building proposed for the corner of North Division and Howard streets was on the Common Council’s agenda...

A winning PHS boys basketball team leaving Westchester County Center court. All photos by Student Photographer Damien Ritter
PHS Boys' basketball team advances to final
By Regina Clarkin February 28, 2024

They're baaaaaaack!  After a decade long drought, the Peekskill High School boys' basketball team advanced Tuesday afternoon to the Section...

Rendering of a mural by Robert Barthelmes on the side of the police department building. This piece of public art is part of the Downtown Revitalization project.
Updates on Peekskill's 11 DRI projects
By Jeffrey Merchan February 27, 2024

A comprehensive status update on the city’s $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) grant was in the spotlight at the Feb. 20...

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