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Young members of the Peekskill community honoring those who gave their lives for American freedom. (Photo by Jim Roberts)
Playing of Taps and reading of war dead at Monument Park
By Jim Roberts May 27, 2024

Under leaden gray skies, Peekskill residents and officials paid tribute to the memory of those who gave their lives in service of the United...

Westchester Medical Center
Victim of savage beating works for Westchester County
By Jim Roberts May 23, 2024

The Peekskill man charged last week with attempted murder in the savage beating of a Westchester County social services employee failed to appear...

Record low turnout in School Board elections
Record low turnout in School Board elections
By Regina Clarkin and Steve Pavlopoulos May 22, 2024

The downward trend in voter turnout continued for the third year in the Peekskill City School district election on Tuesday, May 21. Of the 12,519...

Council grapples with too much art in Pugsley Park
Council grapples with "too much art" in Pugsley Park
By Jeffrey Merchan May 20, 2024

Can you have “too much” art? This was the question at the May 6 Common Council committee of the whole work session. After years of planning...

Newsworthy Notes from the week
Newsworthy Notes from the week
By Jim Roberts May 20, 2024

Washington Street building demolished for new grocery store Cosmo’s Fresh Market, to be located at 630 Washington Street, broke ground on...

Two candidates seek two seats in Peekskill school district election
Two candidates seek two seats in Peekskill school district election
By Regina Clarkin May 17, 2024

Peekskill residents will go to the polls on Tuesday, May 21 to vote on the school district’s budget and elect two trustees to the Board of...

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