Peekskill Businessman Earns Republican, Conservative Mayoral Endorsements 

All information in this article was written and submitted by the nominees. River Journal North, as a matter of policy, does not endorse candidates.  Emiliano D. Perez, owner and operator of Perla de... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Real Estate Tax Credits

To the Editor, There are many important provisions in this year’s state budget, including record funding for our schools, our environment, and our healthcare system. I want to highlight a budget provision... Read more »

Joint Statement from Ossining Community Leaders – On Derek Chauvin Verdict

To The Ossining Community: We know how impactful Tuesday night’s verdict in the Derek Chauvin case was for our entire community and especially for our Black families, youth, staff, police, and community... Read more »

Hounding Out Invasives 

Invasive species are everywhere—in your local parks, your neighborhood, probably even your backyard. These non-native plants and animals don’t normally live here, but are brought in with human help, either intentionally or by accident.... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Time to Re-Open Cortlandt Town Hall

There is no science based evidence to continue to hold closed town meetings. Read more »

The Creation of Physical Art

When I was a freshman in college, I played tennis for The University of Hartford. Late in the season, we were playing an away match against our arch-rivals, Central Connecticut, and two... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Help for the Cruise Industry

I own Chris Caulfield-CruiseOne in Croton on Hudson, NY. My business has been severely impacted by the CDC order to shut down cruises from US ports. The long-awaited instructions issued on April... Read more »

A Friend Salutes the ‘Ultimate Community Person’ – Bruce Bellom 1954-2021

For those of you who knew Bruce Bellom, nothing I say will surprise you, and you could probably add pages and pages of great stories, memories, or things about him that show time and... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Removal of Dr. Stanley Friedlander from Planning Board

On April 5, 2021 the Tarrytown Board of Trustees voted to remove Dr. Stanley Friedlander from the position of Chairman of the Planning Board.  The proposed resolution to do this was not... Read more »

How Could We Ever Manage without Zoom? — A Personal Account

I’m dating again.  My faithful new companion is Zoom — my best and only date, my entire social life. One look at my calendar, and you’ll see. We go everywhere together. Zoom... Read more »