Linda’s Legacy – Celebrating Cortlandt’s Three Decades of Economic Growth

A Monthly Retrospective of Linda Puglisi’s 30 Years as Town of Cortlandt Supervisor   Cortlandt has approximately 200 small businesses. As Supervisor, I have attended many ribbon cuttings over the years, welcoming new... Read more »

Murray, Capicotti Win Village Seats 

Former Village of Buchanan Mayor Sean Murray (217 votes), along with running mate Anthony Capicotti (212), won election to two-year terms on March 16 as trustees on the Village board, besting incumbents Duane Jackson (164) and Cesare Pasquale (152). Their terms started April 1, 2021.   The victors’ lines included Republican, Conservative... Read more »

Op-Ed: The Westchester Youth Congress Amplifies Youth Activists

In a world where our most challenging issues pose a larger threat to our future than our present, is it not essential to give the youth a voice in the discussion?   19... Read more »

A Hotline for Hate Crime 

With hate crimes on the rise in the region and bias incidents occurring in local communities, Westchester County Executive George Latimer and Westchester District Attorney Miriam E. Rocah are urging Westchester County residents to speak up. The... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Cortlandt Town Board Candidate Speaks Out

Dear residents of Cortlandt (including Buchanan, Croton, Montrose and Verplanck), My name is Cristin Jacoby, and I am writing to introduce myself as a candidate for Cortlandt Town Board. I am a... Read more »

Linda’s Legacy – Preserving Open Space, the Final Frontier

A Monthly Retrospective of Linda Puglisi’s 30 Years as Town of Cortlandt Supervisor    For the three decades Linda Puglisi has been Town of Cortlandt Supervisor, she takes pride in many things, not least working with... Read more »

Peekskill Democratic Candidates Receive Endorsements from Local Leaders

New York State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef endorsed Vivian McKenzie for Mayor of Peekskill today, and announced her support for Ramon Fernandez, Dwight Douglas, and Rob Scott for Council. A longtime champion of... Read more »

Peekskill Democrats Nominate Vivian McKenzie for Mayor 

All information on this page was written and submitted by Peekskill Democratic City Committee. River Journal North, as a matter of policy, does not endorse candidates. For Council, Nominees are Rob Scott, Incumbents Ramon Fernandez and... Read more »

‘Progress 4 Peekskill’ Candidates to Challenge Incumbent Slate in June Democratic Primary for Mayor & Council  

All information on this page was written and submitted by Progress 4 Peekskill. River Journal North, as a matter of policy, does not endorse candidates for election.  Peekskill residents ​Conor Greene, Vanessa Agudelo, Amy Vele and... Read more »

Progressive Slate of Long-time Crotonites Receives Democratic, Working Families Endorsements for Village Offices 

IN MEMORIAM It is with profound regret and condolences that we note the sudden passing of Croton-on-Hudson Trustee John Habib (pictured at left). See HERE for details elsewhere on this site.  All... Read more »