Incumbent Peter Harckham and Opponent Rob Astorino Speak with the River Journal

What was destined to be a contentious fight for the State Senate seat in the 40th District has seen both sides throwing harder rhetorical jabs as the November election looms closer. In... Read more »

Police Chiefs Talk Protests and Peaceful Co-existence 

Communities across the nation have recently seen the streets erupt in protest against racial injustice, and the mostly tranquil towns along the Hudson have been no exceptions.    Since the death of George Floyd at the hands... Read more »

Primary Candidates Focus on Voters’ Primary Issues  

As the June 23 primary approaches, candidates for New York’s 17th Congressional District seat are in the home stretch of a highly contested race.   For the past 32 years, Democrat stalwart Nita Lowey has had a lock on the United... Read more »

Regeneron Starts First Human Trial in US of a Medicine for Treating and Preventing COVID-19

Tarrytown-based Regeneron Pharmaceuticals announced it started administering an antibody cocktail on patients on June 10 that might treat and prevent COVID-19. The first medicine of its kind tested on humans in the... Read more »

What You Need to Need About Voting During the Pandemic

After some major back and forth, the Democratic presidential primary for New York is back on for June 23. Even with that race essentially over after Bernie Sanders dropped out to leave... Read more »

The Count is on for the 2020 Census – Each Community Responds

Depending on when you read this, you have already received a census form or you soon will. The national count of people living in the country is done every 10 years as... Read more »

The Count Is on for the 2020 Census

Depending on when you read this, you have already received a census form or you soon will. The national count of people living in the country is done every 10 years as... Read more »

Lo Que Necesitas Saber Sobre El Censo 2020 

(traducción Lucia Ballas-Traynor)  Cuando lean esto, puede ser que ya hayan recibido el cuestionario del censo o lo recibirán pronto.  Esta encuesta nacional que permite saber cuántas personas viven en el país se hace cada 10 años.  Bajo la constitución... Read more »

Local Officials Address Complaints About Water’s Taste and Smell

If you’ve noticed something a bit “off” about the water lately, you’re not alone. Local leaders have been flooded with complaints from residents about the taste and odor of tap water, which... Read more »

Meet Josh Eisen: The Republican Running for New York’s 17th Congressional District Seat 

With so much media attention given to the hotly contested Democratic nomination to fill the retiring Nita Lowey’s congressional seat in NY-17, one could be forgiven for overlooking the sole Republican (as of press... Read more »