Launching to School

I have been in practice for 20 years, and one of my specialties is working with adolescents and young adults in transition to college. I have seen dozens of twelfth graders and... Read more »

Town of Greenburgh to Open Two Cooling Centers this Weekend

In anticipation of the excessive heat and humidity expected this weekend, the Town will be opening two (2) cooling centers. The cooling centers will be located at the Theodore D. Young Community... Read more »

Dental Care for Seniors 

As a practicing dentist with many decades of experience, I have seen many issues specific to the senior population.   This is due to many factors, including medications, changing oral bacteria, chronic disease,... Read more »

Sleepy Hollow Nurse Explains Harmful Health Care Shifts She Witnessed Firsthand

“Patients were patients…and then they were clients.” Pat Frame remembers a time when her nursing job guaranteed her free medical treatment. Today, the Sleepy Hollow resident is experiencing a very different health... Read more »

New York-Presbyterian Hosts Senior Health & Wellness Event

NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital served as the breakfast sponsor and Dr. Michael Ford — a primary care physician with NewYork-Presbyterian medical group Hudson Valley (Sleepy Hollow office) shared practical tips for keeping... Read more »

WIHD Dedicates Therapeutic Garden

Garden is brainchild of 24-year-old staff member with Developmental Disabilities With the help of community partners and the initiative of one of its staff members, Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD) has... Read more »

Ossining Second-Grader Appointed Ambassador for Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital’s Largest Fundraiser

Giovanni “Gio” Toribio, 7, was cheered on by his second-grade classmates in an assembly where representatives from  Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital presented him with an official sash designating him as an ambassador... Read more »

Board Announces New Direction for the Family YMCA at Tarrytown

Established in 1903, the Family YMCA at Tarrytown has served the community from 62 Main Street, their central village location since 1912. The building is 107 years old and based on their... Read more »

Op-Ed: Hudson Valley Care-Determined to Improve Transitions of Care

As of July 1st a well-known Yonkers drop-in closed its doors for the last time. These resources are invaluable to our communities and should remind us how important transitions of care really... Read more »

Blog Post 2: Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma – David Janes

On June 29 a small group of amazing individuals from all across the United States came together in solidarity to support research for new medicines to treat multiple myeloma. We also did... Read more »