Student Athletes of the Month: Wrestling Trio Grapples with Success

At three o’clock, the school day ends for high school students, and it’s time to head home and relax, get together with friends, chill.  Not if you’re a member of […] Read more »

Peekskill Sees Review Board as the Ticket to Better Citizen-Police Relations

The City of Peekskill has formed a panel tasked with, in effect, policing the police.  Mayor Vivian McKenzie swore in the five members of the Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB) during […] Read more »

Students Strut Their Stuff at Digital Arts Showcase 

In an ever-evolving digital world, with artificial intelligence (AI) rearing its head at every corner, artists have been faced with the decision to develop new skills or perfect existing ones. […] Read more »

Peekskill – A City Centuries in the Making

Peekskillian Malaka Garrett, who works at City Hall, sometimes wonders why the Town of Cortlandt virtually envelops the small City and ponders how the relationship between the two municipalities evolved.   […] Read more »

‘Art of Resistance’ Exhibition Honors Black History Month

The February 24 event will include performances from 10 local spoken word artists Read more »

Remembering Paul Robeson, 75 Years Later

Wendy Talio, a resident of Cortlandt Manor, is one of the organizers of the anniversary events to commemorate Robeson’s 1949 visit to Peekskill. Read more »

Peekskill Welcomes Carol Samol as its New Director of Planning

The City of Peekskill is happy to welcome Carol Samol as its new Director of Planning, succeeding Jean Friedman, who retired in December 2023 after 22 years of service in […] Read more »

George Kilby Jr’s Mardi Gras Revue at Peekskill’s Bean Runner Cafe

Don’t miss George Kilby on Fat Tuesday, February 13 at 7:00pm at the Bean Runner. Tickets are $20. Call (914) 737-1701. George Kilby Jr, a native of Alabama, spent over […] Read more »

Chappy Manzer Makes It His Business to Give Back

Surrounded by loyal customers and dedicated employees, Manzer’s Landscape Design & Development celebrated its 20th year in business in November 2023.    Founded in 2003 by Chapman “Chappy” Manzer, the company […] Read more »

Bantam Tools Adds ‘Evil Mad Scientist’ to Produce Advanced Art and Handwriting Machines

The next generation art machines will be marketed under the Bantam Tools NextDraw™ brand Read more »