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Friday, December 15, 2017

Third annual Santa Candy Cane Run starts 11 a.m. Saturday in Peekskill

The third annual Santa Candy Cane Run will be making stops with Santa Claus and candy canes at various locations in Peekskill Saturday afternoon. This event is being run and sponsored by Rob Casasanta, owner of the 1974 Mack Fire Truck Engine 626. “It is our...
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LATEST HEADLINES

Peekskill High School senior nominated for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Peekskill High School senior Valentina Loaiza was nominated for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Thursday at the high school, as Sen. Terrence Murphy presented...

Peekskill Water Department on Thursday’s water main break: ‘Avoid doing laundry...

Peekskill Water Department Superintendent David Rambo told The Peekskill Post Thursday afternoon that the water main break affecting "high service areas east of North...

POLICE & FIRE

Update: Alleged Peekskill heroin dealer facing multiple charges released on own...

Information obtained from the Westchester County Jail and Peekskill City Court Tuesday confirms that 41-year-old Clarence O. Bolton—the suspect arrested Dec. 1 and charged...

Undercover law enforcement operation takes down suspected heroin dealer in Peekskill

An undercover operation involving the Peekskill Police Department resulted in the arrest of a suspected heroin dealer at the corner of Requa and Smith...
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POLITICS

Socialists, revolutionaries among those planning a ‘sit-in’ inside Sen. Schumer’s Peekskill...

At 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 15 people plan to "sit-in" inside Senator Schumer's Peekskill office to demand that the top Democrat in the...

Newly-elected Peekskill Common Council to appoint individual to fill Mayor-elect Rainey’s...

Through a third party, The Peekskill Post emailed Peekskill Mayor-elect Andre Rainey two questions Nov. 20. Those questions, followed by his answers, are below....

Peekskill Mayor-elect Andre Rainey announces transition team

Mayor-elect Andre Rainey announced Friday the appointment of a volunteer transition team to work with the city manager and department heads to ensure the...
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PEOPLE

Peekskill High School senior nominated for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Peekskill High School senior Valentina Loaiza was nominated for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Thursday at the high school, as Sen. Terrence Murphy presented...

Video: Greg Emery remembers Peekskill in the hours following Pearl Harbor

A former USMC medic and hero at Iwo Jima, Peekskill native Greg Emery gave the following remarks during the Oliver J. Chase American Legion Veterans...

Councilman-elect Fernandez leads effort to prevent ICE from deporting Peekskill resident

Peekskill Councilman-elect Ramon Fernandez is encouraging the community to show solidarity with the Apri-Ordonez family of Peekskill, whose husband and father, Manuel Armando Arpi,...

COMMUNITY

Peekskill High School senior nominated for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Peekskill High School senior Valentina Loaiza was nominated for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Thursday at the high school, as Sen. Terrence Murphy presented...

Third annual Santa Candy Cane Run starts 11 a.m. Saturday in...

The third annual Santa Candy Cane Run will be making stops with Santa Claus and candy canes at various locations in Peekskill Saturday afternoon. This...

Peekskill Water Department on Thursday’s water main break: ‘Avoid doing laundry...

Peekskill Water Department Superintendent David Rambo told The Peekskill Post Thursday afternoon that the water main break affecting "high service areas east of North...

SCHOOLS

Peekskill High School senior nominated for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Peekskill High School senior Valentina Loaiza was nominated for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Thursday at the high school, as Sen. Terrence Murphy presented...

Interim superintendent Mary Foster releases statement on heated student-teacher political discussion

The Peekskill Post has obtained a statement from Peekskill City School District Interim Superintendent Mary Foster, regarding the video showing a teacher and student...

Video: Peekskill teacher says FBI is rooted in white supremacy and...

On Monday of this week, multiple people contacted The Peekskill Post about a political discussion that appeared to take place between a Peekskill High...

SPORTS

Peekskill Santos to host soccer games and activities this Sunday in...

The Peekskill Santos Youth Soccer Club is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month Sunday with a fun-filled day of games, activities and even a visit from...

Week in Review: Peekskill packs Dramatic Hall for Mayweather vs. McGregor

Hundreds of area residents took in the much-hyped Floyd Mayweather Conor McGregor fight late in the evening of Saturday, Aug. 26, at Dramatic Hall...

Watch Mayweather vs. McGregor for free Saturday night in Peekskill

Area residents are invited, free of charge, to watch the much-hyped Floyd Mayweather Conor McGregor fight Saturday night at Dramatic Hall in Peekskill. Once...
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BUSINESS

Peekskill’s Emerald Peek unveils state-of-the art Amputee Walking School

Emerald Peek Rehabilitation Center in Peekskill showcased its state-of-the art Amputee Walking School earlier this month, as amputees and rehabilitation therapists from around the...

Chuck Newman: Time running out for CareConnect Health Insurance members to...

With Northwell Health announcing it will shut down its five-year-old insurance arm, CareConnect, in 2018, individuals and companies covered by CareConnect are being strongly...