Scholar Athlete of the Month – Ede Walker 

Ede Walker, a senior at Ossining High School, has spent her entire high school career involved in sports – varsity volleyball and basketball to be exact. But then the pandemic hit, and it... Read more »

Rotary Club Raises over $140,000 for Meal Program

When the pandemic began last March, it didn’t take long for the Rotary Club of the Tarrytowns to take action. Inspired by the Meal Train for Phelps Hospital that organized meals for health care workers, the Club... Read more »

Local Authors, Local Books: Irvington Middle School Student Becomes Published Author 

For most people, 2020 will be a year better forgotten. However, Emily Buchsbaum, an eighth-grader at Irvington Middle School, sees it differently.  Last December, as the New Year approached, Emily decided that she “wanted to create... Read more »

Major Changes in Baseball’s Minors Bring Yankees North

Starting in 2021, the Renegades will play as part of the Yankees’ farm system  It wasn’t that long ago that a night out at the ballpark would have sounded like a normal... Read more »

Scholar Athlete of the Month: This Family Has Quite a Racquet Going, called Squash 

Isabel Schumacher made history for Briarcliff High School, becoming their first student to make All League in squash. The senior also was named a U.S. Squash Scholar Athlete, an honor bestowed as well on classmates Caroline Adams and Paige Mischenko.   Isabel has been playing squash from a young age, thanks to... Read more »

Scholar Athlete of the Month – Lauren Rogers

Stress Injury Didn’t Stress Out Resilient Runner Lauren Rogers  Briarcliff High School track star Lauren Rogers had a stress reaction early in her sophomore year of spring track and was out for the remainder of the season. She  entered the fall of her junior... Read more »

Stress Injury Didn’t Stress Out Resilient Runner Lauren Rogers 

Briarcliff High School track star Lauren Rogers had a stress reaction early in her sophomore year of spring track and was out for the remainder of the season. She  entered the fall of her junior year on the cross-country team, but the injury quickly... Read more »

Scholar Athlete of the Month – Daniel de Castro

Briarcliff’s  Daniel de Castro Runs His Life Like Clockwork   This fall, Briarcliff High School’s Class of 2020 valedictorian Daniel de Castro will start his freshman year at Harvard College.   To maintain his academic excellence, Daniel smartly manages his time to the extent that his friends... Read more »

Scholar Athlete of the Month – Ryan Flanagan

From a young age, Ryan Flanagan has been active in sports, academics, and the community. Now in his senior year at Irvington High School, he is captain of the cross country and track teams, a National Merit... Read more »

Scholar Athlete of the Month – Skylar Holliday

Juggling academics and athletics can be a challenge for any student, but adding a strong community presence takes a degree of dedication that is rare. However, dedication and motivation are two characteristics that Skylar Holliday has demonstrated from a young age. As... Read more »