Pleasantville Music Festival Adds Crash Test Dummies After 10,000 Maniacs Cancel Due To Health Issue 

The Pleasantville Music Festival announced that due to a serious health issue in the band, 10,000 Maniacs has been forced to cancel their ongoing summer tour and will not be […] Read more »

Harckham Honors Duane Jackson for NYS Veterans Hall of Fame Induction

New York State Senator Pete Harckham honored Duane Jackson for his induction into the 2022 New York State Senate Veterans Hall of Fame and commemorated his military service at a […] Read more »

WPWDB Announces Formation of New Career Center Workforce Team

The Westchester-Putnam Workforce Development Board has announced the formation of a new Career Center Workforce Team which is comprised of Employment Counselors and the former Business and Community Engagement Services […] Read more »

Hunter Begun and Ma’s House Studio Selected for Creatives Rebuild New York’s Artist Employment Program

Former Briarcliff Manor and Cortlandt Manor (Hen Hud class of 2016) resident and current River Journal videographer, Hunter Begun, has received an Artist Employment Program (AEP) grant from Creatives Rebuild […] Read more »

15 Local Students Appointed to U.S. Service Academies

15 Hudson Valley students, including three from Tarrytown, and one each from Briarcliff Manor, Croton-on-Hudson and Montrose, will be attending the United States Military (West Point), Air Force, Naval, and […] Read more »

Student Authors Celebrate Completion of Book Series

Finally! The last book in the “Aquawagomingo” series has arrived and was recently distributed to third graders at Pocantiico Hills School who had time to sit down, get comfy and […] Read more »

Homegrown Leader Rory Kane Named Captain of Sloop Clearwater

Clearwater proudly welcomes a new sloop Captain, one that the Clearwater community may recognize: Rory Kane. Kane got his start with Clearwater first as a winter volunteer in 2012, and […] Read more »

Tompkins Bank Relay for Life Raises $31,000

This summer, Tompkins Community Bank participated in Relay for Life of Mahopac, raising over $31,000 in total donations for the organization. Since Tompkins began participating in 2018, the bank has raised […] Read more »

Pocantico Students’ Suggestion Results in Change in School Café

Having learned in school about the dangers of single-use plastic and its impact on landfills and the environment, fourth grader Valentina P. thought that her school cafeteria could help with […] Read more »

Martin and Irene Ginsburg Honored at HHV’s Women’s History Institute Dinner

In recognition of Martin and Irene Ginsburg’s significant contributions to the economic development, environmental protection, and cultural vitality of Westchester County, Historic Hudson Valley honored the couple at a dinner […] Read more »