Briarcliff Manor Synagogue Joins Local Efforts to Help Afghan Refugees Resettle

People around the world were struck by tragic images depicting thousands of Afghan citizens fleeing their own country last August. Locally, congregants at Congregation Sons of Israel (CSI) in Briarcliff Manor immediately... Read more »

Kristine Burton’s Dream Job is a Wish Fulfilled 

Peekskill’s Kristine Burton, Make-A-Wish Hudson Valley’s new chief executive officer, has had a long career in the nonprofit field.   She comes to the Tarrytown-based charity after leadership roles with Madison Square Garden’s... Read more »

Briarcliff High School Commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 17 may have been the official holiday marking the birth of Martin Luther King Jr., but at Briarcliff High School the celebration has expanded to a full week. Members of the... Read more »

Hudson Scholars Sees High Levels of Student Satisfaction as Program Deepens Ties to Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow Community

Since the summer of 2016, the Hudson Scholars Program has been pairing ‘cohorts’ of same-grade Sleepy Hollow Middle School students with Mentors from Hackley’s Upper School. The goal of these Mentors isn’t... Read more »

Local High School String Quartet to Join Touring ABBA Tribute Show

The FABBA Show, an ABBA tribute act returns to the Paramount Hudson Theatre on Friday, February 11 at 8:00 pm. The Sleepy Hollow High School String Quartet will join the professional musicians... Read more »

Two Local Students Among 2022 Regeneron Science Talent Search Finalists

UPDATE: Two of the six River Town semi-finalists have been named among the 40 finalists. Irvington High School’s Brooke Dunefsky and Ossining High School’s Nyasha Nyoni. Below are more details about the... Read more »

An Update from Senator Stewart-Cousins

Dear Friends, Happy New Year! I hope that 2022 will be a good year and a healthy one for all. With the New Year comes a new legislative session in Albany, and... Read more »

Washington Irving Boat Club Drops Anchor as Waterfront Plans Stall

The Washington Irving Boat Club has dropped anchor for the time being, receiving a one-year extension as Tarrytown rethinks its plan to redevelop the waterfront property.  With little fanfare, the Tarrytown village... Read more »

Taghkanic Chorale Welcomes New Singers for Spring Season

Rehearsals for the Taghkanic Chorale’s Spring concert have begun, and new singers are invited to join. The concert program “Across the Vast Eternal Sky” features the ethereal music of Ola Gjeilo (Across the... Read more »

Perfect Valentine’s Day Options for All

There is always a lot of pressure to set the stage for a perfect Valentine’s Day celebration. Whether you plan on having a romantic night out with that special someone, or enjoying... Read more »