School officials discuss racist tweets between Mahopac and Mount Vernon teams

School officials and political leaders met in Mount Vernon Friday to address racist rants involving high school students after a recent basketball game between Mount Vernon and Mahopac.

Mount Vernon officials are demanding a full investigation and are calling on the state to recognize the situation as a civil rights violation.

Five more Mahopac students were suspended because of the...

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