Briarcliff High School Commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 17 may have been the official holiday marking the birth of Martin Luther King Jr., but at Briarcliff High School the celebration has expanded to a full week. Members of the... Read more »

Hudson Scholars Sees High Levels of Student Satisfaction as Program Deepens Ties to Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow Community

Since the summer of 2016, the Hudson Scholars Program has been pairing ‘cohorts’ of same-grade Sleepy Hollow Middle School students with Mentors from Hackley’s Upper School. The goal of these Mentors isn’t... Read more »

Local High School String Quartet to Join Touring ABBA Tribute Show

The FABBA Show, an ABBA tribute act returns to the Paramount Hudson Theatre on Friday, February 11 at 8:00 pm. The Sleepy Hollow High School String Quartet will join the professional musicians... Read more »

Two Local Students Among 2022 Regeneron Science Talent Search Finalists

UPDATE: Two of the six River Town semi-finalists have been named among the 40 finalists. Irvington High School’s Brooke Dunefsky and Ossining High School’s Nyasha Nyoni. Below are more details about the... Read more »

Taghkanic Chorale Welcomes New Singers for Spring Season

Rehearsals for the Taghkanic Chorale’s Spring concert have begun, and new singers are invited to join. The concert program “Across the Vast Eternal Sky” features the ethereal music of Ola Gjeilo (Across the... Read more »

Rep. Mondaire Jones Launches Second Annual Black History Month Creative Competition

Students grades 6 through 12 in New York’s 17th Congressional District should submit videos reenacting their favorite moment in Black history for a chance to win Congressman Mondaire Jones (D-NY) launched his... Read more »

Local Insurance Broker Goes Global

One of the area’s most familiar business names, Charles Newman Co., has joined The Hilb Group, a leading property and casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage and advisory firm headquartered in Richmond,... Read more »

Bethany Arts Community to Honor Black History Month with Exhibit and Event Series

The 2022 “Ossining Black History & Culture: Resilience. Dedication. Excellence.,” exhibit will dive deep into the Black experience in Ossining and beyond. This exhibition is a response to many questions about Black... Read more »

Briarcliff Third Graders Honor Martin Luther King Jr. with a Special Project

“My dream is that people stop arguing with each other so much,” Emma said. “I have a dream that wars will end, peace will be made and people won’t die by tyrants... Read more »

Class Acts: Student Effort Warms Hearts – and Feet – of Homeless 

A politics class at Walter Panas High School held a Warm for Winter charity drive to help alleviate the current scarcity of socks among the homeless. The collection of new socks ran... Read more »