Regeneron’s REGN-COV2 Antibody Cocktail Reduced Viral Levels and Improved Symptoms in Non-Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Greatest improvements in patients who had not mounted their own effective immune response prior to treatment Tarrytown-based Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the first data from a descriptive analysis of a seamless... Read more »

Ossining-Based Stepinac High School Senior Scores Exemplary Academic Achievements

Here’s a snapshot of recent exemplary academic achievements by Nicholas DeSanctis of Ossining, a senior at Stepinac High School: “A” grades in two college-level Harvard summer courses in math and science; the... Read more »

NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital Holds Impromptu Wedding for Yorktown Couple

Yorktown resident Ron Loscri married his fiancé Lisa on September 13th at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital in Cortlandt Manor. Ron was admitted to the hospital for a suspected stroke the day before his... Read more »

Harckham Releases Taxes, Calls on Astorino to Do the Same

“Hiding information from the public always turns things into a mess—just ask Trump!” New York State Senator Pete Harckham, running for re-election in the 40th Senate District, released a copy of his... Read more »

Congratulations to the September 2020 River Journal Pet of the Month 

Meet Jack. Jack came to the Matos family on January 15, 2020. He was picked up from the Bronx. He came from a home that had to give him up and was rescued... Read more »

Clean and Healthy New York Honors New York Businesses with a “Bold Vision for a Healthy Future”

Ossining’s Good Choice Kitchen Receives Bold Vision Award. Clean and Healthy New York celebrated its 14th anniversary Thursday night. The celebration theme was a “Bold Vision for a Healthy Future.” Recognizing how... Read more »

Black Leaders Seek Role in Ossining Response to Police Reform Mandate

A group of twenty-three community leaders in Ossining has petitioned the Village Board of Trustees, seeking a seat at the table in the process set forth by Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 203,... Read more »

Ossining-Based Gullotta House Needs Help to Earn $5000 Community Thrives Award

Currently Ranked 3rd among 572 Non-Profits in USA Today Sponsored Program Founded in May 2015, Gullotta House Inc is an award-winning non-profit. Their mission is helping Westchester residents facing an “immediate hardship... Read more »

Ossining Saturday Explore & Learn Returns Next Month with Outdoor Programs

The Ossining School District’s popular Saturday Explore & Learn Program returns next month, with outdoor activities like futsal, hikes, tennis and art at school buildings and local recreation areas, and lessons at... Read more »

Village of Croton-on-Hudson Certified as a Silver Climate Smart Community

One of only seven such designated communities in the state by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. On September 24, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced... Read more »