Government News

New Way to Feed Hungry Disclosed at Town Work Session

Dan Zauderer, Executive Director and Founder, Grassroots Grocery ( appeared at the Wednesday, May 3rd Mamaroneck Town Council Work Session to discuss food insecurity affecting many citizens in the New York area, resulting from a Community Forum in partnership with Community Resource Center on Thursday, April 13th, with invitation to appear at Council meeting from Town Supervisor Jaine Elkind Eney. 

Village Celebrates Distinguished Career of Fire Chief Caparelli

Shortly before the May 15th Larchmont Board of Trustees Regular Meeting, a celebration was thrown, honoring the distinguished career of Fire Chief John Caparelli, retiring after 30 years of service.  Caparelli was appointed as Firefighter on March 21, 1994; promoted to Lieutenant, October 2007; Captain, October 2009 and Chief, November 2013. He was appointed Code Enforcement Officer in 2006.

Village of Mamaroneck Police Department Receives Three Awards

Congratulations to the entire Village of Mamaroneck Police Department, as well as to Sgt. Andrew Benkwitt Jr. and to P.O. Anthony Fraioli Jr., on receiving the following awards for 2022 from the New York State STOP-DWI Foundation, Inc. The awards are in recognition for promoting DWI prevention as a public priority and developing new and innovative approaches for dealing with drinking and/or drug-impaired drivers. 

Town of Mamaroneck Adopts Local Law Providing Partial Property Tax Exemption for Volunteer Firefighters and Ambulance Corps Members

Volunteer members of the Town of Mamaroneck’s Fire Department and Ambulance Corps may be eligible to receive a partial property tax exemption with the Town Board’s passage of a local law allowing the tax break for qualifying members.