PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Peekskill last week:
- The resignation of Rodney Headley Jr., who led Peekskill High School's varsity girls basketball team to a 2011 New York state title, came after a 17-year-old student alleged they engaged in a sex act, according to a report Wednesday by LoHud.com.
- Peekskill was recently ranked as the 22nd safest town in New York by home security vendor Safe Choice Security.
- The city of Peekskill celebrated the opening of Historic Peekskill Landing Park, at the Hudson River. The $3.6 million park is a partnership between the city and Scenic Hudson.
- Yorktown Police charged three Mohegan Lake minors with ransacking the Hudson Valley Islamic Center on Wednesday, Sept. 17, officials said.
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