Phelps Hospital Appoints New Emergency Department Assistant Nurse Manager

Phelps Hospital has appointed Greenburgh resident,  Donisha Sledge BSN, RN, as Assistant Nurse Manager of the Emergency Department. Donisha earned her BSN at Western Governors University and then enrolled in Capella University... Read more »

Nutrition Class Prompts Ossining Parents to Make Healthy Changes 

Before Celsa Trejo took Maria Vele’s nutrition class at Park School, a free county-wide initiative for adults provided by Eat Smart New York Westchester, she studied only the price of food items, not the nutrition label, when shopping. Now, having completed the six-week... Read more »

Briarcliff Launches App and Website to Promote Improved Hiking Trail Network

Whether you’re new to Briarcliff Manor or have lived here a lifetime, chances are you aren’t familiar with all the walking, hiking and biking trails that crisscross our community. They’ve been there... Read more »

Phelps Hospital Delivers their First Baby of the New Year

The maternity team at Phelps Hospital Northwell Health delivered its first baby of 2020 at 2:14 am on January 1st. Mom, Sandra Gomez gave birth to a second daughter, Samantha. Samantha weighed... Read more »

Lawmakers Present Mother & Daughter With the Signed Bill They Inspired

Dream’s Law will require New Yorkers with a Central Venous Line to have access to safe and continued care when discharged from a hospital This week, Assemblywoman Sandy Galef and Senator David... Read more »

Rock climbing on the rise in Westchester

Amalia Wompa is a junior at Sleepy Hollow High School. She is a competitive rock climber and writer. She’s been climbing since she was 6 years old and competing in the USA... Read more »

Health Center Offers Belly Dancing as Part of Wellness Program

Belly dancing classes are Monday and Wednesday evenings at Open Door Family Medical Center in Ossining.  It’s part of a comprehensive wellness program that the Federally Qualified Health Center offers to patients,... Read more »

Northern Westchester Hospital Receives Approval to Develop a Comprehensive Cardiac Catheterization Lab

The New York State Public Health and Health Planning Council (PHHPC) has approved certification for Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) to offer interventional cardiology services to residents who would otherwise have to travel... Read more »

Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital Unveils Donor Milk Bank for Extreme Preemies 

Hospital is now a center for the donation, processing and dispensing of lifesaving pre-term human milk  A new, distinctive facility that processes pre-term human milk for extremely premature babies is now fully operational... Read more »

Regeneron Announces Opening of DNA Learning Center with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and Becoming Sponsor of World’s Biggest Science Fair

Regeneron made two major announcements at a press conference on December 12th. The first was a collaboration with the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in opening the new Regeneron DNA Learning Center on... Read more »