Say Hello to the Agents of Change: Equity, Diversity, Inclusion 

If you are a minority-owned business, CLICK HERE to respond to the survey by the Equity and Diversity Committee of the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce Renewed demands for racial equity... Read more »

A Special Softball Player Scores a Special Honor  

With excitement in her voice, SUNY Cortland alumna Jamie Bucci recalls the day she found out she was named to the All-Decade team of the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC). “It’s such an honor,” says... Read more »

Cortlandt Resident Turns Lyme Disease Pain into a Business Helping Others

As an adventurous child, Meghan Ward loved exploring the outdoors. Growing up on Long Island, the threat of deer ticks is high and commonly found in the wooded and grassy areas where... Read more »

Irvington Teen Used His Down Time to Dream Up a Clothing Brand, Naturally

A lover of art, fashion, and the environment, 15-year-old Brice Pierce of Irvington took advantage of his time off from school due to Covid-19 to create something that would be both inspiring and beneficial for others: he launched... Read more »

Black-Owned Restaurants in the River Towns to Order From Right Now

On June 19, we celebrated Juneteenth, the ending of slavery in 1865 and continue to educate ourselves about our history. It is our responsibility to listen, learn, and take action in order... Read more »

5 Off the Beaten Path Places to Spend Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, there’s a chance to do something extra special for your sweetheart. While some may opt to shower their special someone with roses and gourmet chocolates,... Read more »

Five Westchester Restaurants for Great Thanksgiving Feasts

No dishes to wash this Thanksgiving? Sounds amazing. ‘Tis the season for turkey, mashed potatoes, and stuffing galore! Whether you are away from home this holiday season or simply want a day... Read more »

Top Five Bars to Watch Football in the River Towns

With the World Series now over – Congrats Nationals! – it’s time to turn our full-attention to the gridiron. In case you were too busy rooting for the boys of summer deep... Read more »

Local Resident Combines Love of Teaching and Singing to Help Others Grow 

Very often, the question “What do I want to do for the rest of my life?” can be frustrating, because it’s difficult to choose a career path when it seems as though there are hundreds... Read more »

Sleepy Hollow Resident to Direct Off-Broadway Musical ‘The Green Room’

Sleepy Hollow resident Jessica Jennings describes how theater became her medium of expression with a twinge of nostalgia on her face. Born and raised in New York City by an actress mother... Read more »