City Wide Tag Sale; NRC ‘Open House;’ Moratorium on Pawn Shops

Five things you need to know today, May 17.

The city of Peekskill will host a city wide tag sale in about 30 different locations this Saturday, May 19 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Spend the whole day looking for treasures around the city. You can find the list of all participants here. 

Also, don’t forget to stop by the City Hall tag sale. is running the tables there to raise funds for this year’s season. The Titans are asking the community to donate items for them to sell. You can also pick up registration packets for your child for the season.

If you have something to donate drop off is from 7 to 9 a.m. Saturday morning. For more information and if you want to donate contact Bernadette Holliday at 914-218-1131


2. NRC Open House

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is hosting an open house for the public tonight in Tarrytown. Read more .

3. Frank G. Lindsey’s Yellow Brick Road

Today’s “Five Thing” photo features art work by Frank G. Lindsey students. The whole school participated in a of The Wizard of Oz.  

4. Career Day at PMS

is hosting a Career Day Friday, May 18.   Kids will hear from different professionals in the community.

5. Moratorium on Pawn Shops

The City of Peekskill Common Council adopted a resolution that places a six month moratorium on the issuance of licenses, permits and approvals for collateral loan brokers and collateral loan broker establishments (Pawn shops), at this week’s council meeting.  

Do you think a moratorium on pawn shops is necessary in Peekskill? Tell us in the comments. 

David Mendenhall May 24, 2012 at 01:12 AM
Don't outlaw pawn shops. If something is stolen, we need to know where to look.


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