Westchester Parks Foundation Announces Gala Awards Honorees

Local individuals and organizations to be honored at 42nd annual gala Westchester Parks Foundation (WPF) will bestow three awards to local individuals and organizations at its 42nd annual “Celebrate the Power of... Read more »

Shames JCC on the Hudson Appoints New Executive Director

On August 9, Harold and Elaine Shames JCC on the Hudson announced that Leslie Meyers, former Shames JCC General Manager and lifelong JCC affiliate, has been appointed as the Executive Director. Chair... Read more »

Westchester Companies Bring Summer Fun to Camp Serving Homeless and At-Risk Youths

The Brighter Futures Summer Camp run by Lifting Up Westchester is the only camp in Westchester that targets homeless children. This year, 94 children attended the camp which ran for four weeks... Read more »

Tompkins Mahopac Bank Awards $1,000 Advanced Manufacturing Scholarship to DCC Student

A Dutchess Community College (DCC) student is one step closer to a career in advanced manufacturing, after receiving Tompkins Mahopac Bank’s (TMB) Make and Accelerate Scholarship. Olti Begaj of Poughkeepsie was awarded... Read more »

Local Business Owner Supports Charity that Helps Cancer Patients and Survivors

There are people who say they believe in a cause, and there are people who actually support the cause they believe in. Lou Giordano falls into the second category. For 13 years,... Read more »

Fresh Faces Help Feed Westchester

Feeding Westchester does more than move food to 300 agency partners across Westchester County. Its dedicated team of volunteers and staff serve as advocates for the over 200,000 Westchester residents who live... Read more »

Teatown to Host Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count on August 10

Eighth Annual Event Sponsored by Hudson River Estuary Program. Educators from Teatown will host the Eighth Annual Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count at the Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center in Sleepy... Read more »

Retired FDNY Fireboat, the John D. Mckean, in Service During 9/11 and Miracle on the Hudson Undergoes Restoration

Non-Profit Organization Seeks Donations to Complete Repairs and Create a Museum Ship Honoring All Who Served The historic John D. McKean Fireboat was hauled out of the water at the North River... Read more »

ArtsWestchester Announces Grant Opportunities for Local Artists, Community Groups and Cultural Organizations

Deadlines to Apply for Arts Alive Grants are Wednesday, September 18 in Westchester and Wednesday, October 2 in Rockland ArtsWestchester invites artists, cultural groups and community organizations to apply for the 2019... Read more »

Feeding Westchester Goes Orange for Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action month. It’s a time when people across the country stand together with Feeding America and the nationwide network of food banks to fight hunger. With your help, we... Read more »