As Unemployment Soars Among Teens, Groundwork Expands Green Team

Award-Winning Program Responds to Local Needs During Pandemic As teen unemployment rates soar due to the pandemic, Groundwork Hudson Valley is stepping up with the help of its funders to increase how... Read more »

Field Hall Foundation Announces $240,000 in New Grants

Includes $50,000 in COVID-19 Emergency Relief Funds The Field Hall Foundation announces $240,000 in new grants. $190,000 has been awarded through its summer 2020 grant cycle, and will be used to pilot,... Read more »

Pocantico School District to Offer Virtual “Camp Poco to Go” in July

Campers can still enjoy arts and crafts, athletics, nature and the company of friends at Pocantico this summer, but it will be from the safety of their own backyard or patio. The... Read more »

Read the June Issue of River Journal & River Journal North

You can now read the full, combined June issue of River Journal and River Journal North. Please share with your friends who may not receive the print issue at home.   Read more »

Phelps Hospital Names New Executive Director

Phelps Hospital Northwell Health announced that former interim (acting) Executive Director Eileen Egan, RN, JD, will lead the hospital as its permanent Executive Director, effective immediately. A few months ago, Westchester County... Read more »

Ask the Experts: Getting Your Car Out of “Quarantine” 

While most of us have spent more time in our homes the last two months than we ever thought we would, there’s one place many of us have spent less time than ever... Read more »

At Historic Fort Hill, Ginsburg Came, Saw, Conquered

ROCKY MOUNTAIN HIGH, PEEKSKILL-STYLE When you talk with developer Martin Ginsburg about his newest development in Peekskill, his excitement is apparent. He talks about how it will help make the city a... Read more »

Army Veteran Turns Love of Ham into Her Dream Business

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: ROSA RAMIREZ  When Rosa Ramirez graduated from high school in the Bronx, she enlisted in the army with a simple goal – stay in long enough to earn money for... Read more »

Read the May 2020 Issue of River Journal & River Journal North

You can now read the full, combined May issue of River Journal and River Journal North. Please share with friends who may not receive the print issue at home. Read more »

Two New COVID-19 Test Sites Open in Westchester County

Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins announced the opening of two new COVID-19 test sites in Westchester County. One testing site will be in Mount Vernon and another will be in Yonkers, and... Read more »