Local Rotary Clubs Contribute to the Worldwide Eradication of Polio

When thinking about the Rotary Clubs in our communities, what mostly comes to mind is the local service work: food pantries; scholarships; support for youth sports and scouting; community beautification, etc. The... Read more »

Senate Majority Leader Stewart-Cousins Helps Distribute Thanksgiving Turkeys to Needy Families

Ahead of Thanksgiving, Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins partnered with local luxury car provider PCNY to ensure more than 120 turkeys went to residents in need in her district. “Thanksgiving is a... Read more »

Free COVID Testing Tuesday (11/24) and Wednesday (11/25) in Ossining

There will be free COVID Testing available in Ossining at Open Door Family Medical Center at 165 Main Street this week on: Tuesday, November 24 from 12noon to 6pm Wednesday, November 25... Read more »

Rockland Community College Partners with Leading Teacher Diversity Mentoring Program

Rockland Community College (RCC) has recently joined forces with White Plains-based Today’s Students Tomorrow’s Teachers (TSTT) to help expand the pipeline of students of color to pursue teaching professions. RCC is the... Read more »

Task Forces Are Eager to Review and Reform Community Policing 

Following a series of headline-making police–involved shootings in the spring, Governor Cuomo issued Executive Order 203, also known as the New York State Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative.   The order mandates that each local... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to Election Workers

To the editor: Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2020 General Election–Westchester Board of Elections (WBOE) employees, poll inspectors, volunteers at all levels and, especially, voters! That the 2020 General... Read more »

Hope’s Door Plays Key Role in Expansion of Westchester Domestic Violence High-Risk Team

Westchester County is creating an expanded crisis intervention team to identify families at highest risk of deadly domestic violence and intervene to save lives The Westchester County Domestic Violence High Risk Team... Read more »

Regeneron’s ‘Day for Doing Good’ Is So Good, it Lasts a Week

Regeneron’s Day for Doing Good (D4DG) clearly describes what the Tarrytown-based company set out to do with the initiative: give back to the local community through a variety of good deeds. Despite its modest name, though, Day for Doing Good describes a full week’s worth of... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Looking for Angels

Dear Friend, This holiday season, my office will once again host its 5th Annual Angel Project. This initiative matches gift-giving “angels” with grandparents in our district who face unending challenges in raising... Read more »

Ronald McDonald House Partners with One Room Wonders Charity

Fully Remodeled Kitchen and Dining Area Underway Ronald McDonald House of the Greater Hudson Valley announced a partnership with One Room Wonders, another non-profit based in Rye, N.Y. that will lead to... Read more »