1. Lawsuit Against BOCES
A 12-year-old student and his mother are suing the Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) in Yorktown after the boy's arm was broken during a disciplinary action. Click here for more details.
2. Somers' Spring Youth Soccer Registration Open
Spring Youth Soccer registration is now open to boys and girls ages 4-18 (age 4 by Aug. 12). For more information and schedules visit http://somerssoccer.org/.
3. Eli Manning to Host Yorktown's Guiding Eyes Golf Classic
New York Giants quarterback and two-time Super Bowl champion Eli Manning will reprise his role as host for Guiding Eyes for the Blind’s 36th Annual Golf Classic, to be held on Sunday, June 9 and Monday, June 10. Click here for more details.
4. Yorktown Town Board Meeting
Yorktown town board members meet tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall. Click here for the agenda.
5. Animal Shelters Seek Blankets
Several local humane society chapters are seeking donations of large and small blankets to help keep hundreds of rescued dogs and cats warm this winter at their animal shelters. South Salem Animal Hospital (1310 Route 35, South Salem, NY 10590), and Noah’s Ark Animal Hospital (44 Mill Plain Road, Danbury, CT 06811) are making it easy for you to help by serving as drop-off points during the month of January—just come in with any blankets you want to donate and we will see that they get delivered to the local animal shelters that need them most. You can read more about this on their blog here and here.