Antonio Alvarez and his paintings

Irvington Artist Donates Collection of His Work to Decorate Lifting Up Westchester’s Men’s Shelter

Antonio Alvarez, a long-time resident of Irvington, recently donated two dozen of his works on canvas and wood paneling to Lifting Up Westchester for use in decorating its Open Arms Men’s Shelter... Read more »
Stick Up to Cancer

Local Student Collects Hockey Sticks to Raise Money for Cancer

Brian Jaeger, a local student in Hastings-on-Hudson, has raised over $1600 by collecting used hockey sticks he is donating to local youth organizations. Brian is an avid ice hockey player. His parents... Read more »

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley Adds Michael Ford, M.D. to Team

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley announced the addition of a highly-experienced primary care physician, Michael E. Ford, M.D. Dr. Ford joins the medical group’s Sleepy Hollow location and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian... Read more »

ArtsWestchester’s ArtsMobile: Bringing the Arts to a Neighborhood Near You

ArtsWestchester, with major support from White Plains Hospital and Con Edison, today announced the launch of the ArtsMobile in Westchester County. ArtsWestchester’s new ArtsMobile, a colorful van custom-fit with all kinds of... Read more »

United Way and Girl Scouts Partner on United2Read Literacy Program for Ossining Pre-Schools

Volunteers from Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson in Ossining collected 3,000 books and helped build reading kits for low-income children as part of the United Way of Westchester and Putnam’s United2Read... Read more »
Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Shames' Susan Tolchin

Shames JCC’s  1920’s Gala Celebration a Roaring Success

Over 200 guests had a Roaring good time at the Shames JCC’s  1920’s Gala, held on April 6, celebrating the JCC’s 90th anniversary. Many dressed in 20’s attire, they dined on a... Read more »

Amazing Moms, Amazing Shops – Mother’s Day Sweepstakes

Visit any of our Amazing Partners for your chance to win over $500 in prizes. And while you’re there, check out all their Mother’s Day gift ideas. Amazing Moms. Amazing Shops. Happy... Read more »

Real Estate Q&A – Mortgage Broker Advice for New Home Buyers 

When I meet a new home buyer client, the first thing I ask is “are you pre-approved for a mortgage?”  If not, I tell them to get their pre-approval right away. You need to know what you... Read more »

Pocantico Hills Selects New Superintendent of Schools

On Thursday, April 11, the Pocantico Hills Board of Education appointed Richard Calkins as its next superintendent of schools. Mr. Calkins will take over for retiring Superintendent Carol Conklin-Spillane July 1. He... Read more »

Strengthening Communities, Fueling Dreams: Locals Attract Leading Non-Profit 

On Wednesday, March 6th, the Ossining community hosted David Parker, CEO of EforAll (Entrepreneurship for All) and his Community Partnerships Manager, Jeremiah Hernandez, who visited with local and regional politicians, business owners, non-profit leaders... Read more »