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Mahopac High School (Photo: CBS 2)

Mahopac School Board President Resigns After Being Caught Calling Mother Of 6 ‘Chubby Wubby’

Ray Cote made the comments as he replied to a question asked by a trustee, apparently not realizing it was in front of an open mic and streaming live on the school district’s website.

05/13/2014

(credit: Mount Vernon Mayor's Office)

Report: Mahopac Basketball Coach Resigns Amid Accusations Of Students’ Racist Tweets

A high school basketball coach has resigned in the wake of a racially charged social media controversy that broke out after Mahopac was defeated by Mount Vernon High School.

03/15/2014

(credit: Mount Vernon Mayor's Office)

Official: Mahopac Players Used Racial Slurs At Basketball Game Against Mount Vernon

Five more students have been suspended in connection with racist Twitter rants at a high school basketball game in Westchester County, and allegations were mounting Friday that players used racial slurs too.

03/07/2014

Confederate flag tweet. (credit: Mount Vernon Mayor Ernest Davis)

Students Suspended For Racial Tweets After Westchester High School Basketball Game

Officials said it happened after Mount Vernon defeated Mahopac on Feb. 27. Students and school officials said scuffles erupted in the stands and the racial slurs were posted afterward.

03/06/2014

(credit: Mount Vernon Mayor's Office)

Fury Erupts Over Racially-Charged Tweets After Westchester High School Basketball Game

Some high school students in Westchester County were under fire Wednesday evening, after their basketball team lost a close game.

03/05/2014

A 19-year-old male was killed after his car slammed into a school in Mahopac, N.Y. (Credit: Jack Casey, member of MFVFD)

Teen Killed After Crashing Into Mahopac High School

Police say a teenager has died after crashing a car into a suburban New York high school.

02/22/2014

Bimbo Bread

Westchester County Boy Reportedly Finds Needle In White Bread

A 15-year-old Westchester County boy got an unwelcome surprise this week while eating a piece of toast, according to a published report.

10/26/2013

Weapons found in the Mahopac, N.Y. home of Jonathan Orser - June 28, 2013 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Mahopac Residents Shocked After Arsenal Is Discovered In Neighbor’s Home

Residents in sleepy Mahopac were talking Saturday about an arsenal of explosive materials, weapons and ammunition that were found in a neighbor’s home.

06/29/2013

A decomissioned tank in the late Jonathan Orser's backyard in Mahopac, N.Y. - June 28, 2013 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Weapons, Explosives Found In Home Following Mahopac Man’s Death

Jonathan Orser, 41, of Mahopac was found dead of a shotgun wound to the chest after his wife returned to their East Lake Boulevard home from a social engagement around 11:35 p.m. Tuesday night, police said.

06/28/2013

Keg

Police: Mom Arrested For Supplying Keg To Teens At Putnam County Party

The idea of teens drinking at a party is nothing new, but when a mother buys the keg for her child and his friends, which is what police said happened inside a Putnam County home on Friday night, it’s a crime.

01/03/2012

NY Driver Charged In NJ After Hitting Police Car

Two New Jersey police officers escaped serious injury when their cruiser was rear-ended early Sunday by an allegedly intoxicated New York motorist.

05/15/2011

The Putnam County Sheriff's Office said they arrested 25-year-old Paul Amay in the fatal stabbing of 19-year-old Gloria Zhingri.

Man Held Without Bail In Mahopac Murder

Police charged a man with murder in the stabbing death of his wife in Putnam County.

12/25/2010

The Putnam County Sheriff's Office said they arrested 25-year-old Paul Amay in the fatal stabbing of 19-year-old Gloria Zhingri.

Teen Found Stabbed To Death At Mahopac Home

Gloria Zhingri, 19, was found stabbed to death in the Mahopac apartment she shared with her husband at the rear of her parents’ home.

12/24/2010

Getty Images/Mario Tama

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Has Arrived

The 74-foot, 12-ton norway spruce was cut down at a home in Mahopac in Putnam County.

11/12/2010

In this photo provided by Tishman Speyer, New York City firefighter Peter Acton and his wife Stephanie stand with their children Seamus, 11, and Fiona, 7, near their 74-foot tall Norway Spruce which will become the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree for the 2010-2011 season, Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, in Mahopac, N.Y. (AP Photo/Tishman Speyer, Diane Bondareff) NO SALES

74-Foot Tree Cut Down, Ready For Rockefeller Center

Crowds cheered Thursday as sawdust flew and a crane gingerly lifted the 74-foot foot, 12-ton Norway spruce that will be the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree.

11/11/2010