Main Street School Students Observe Unity Day

Fourth and fifth grade students from Irvington’s Main Street School observed Unity Day, the signature event of National Bullying Prevention Month, on Oct. 20. Joining students from all over the country, they... Read more »

Pocantico Students Harvest School Garden for Annual Soup Day

Third- and fourth-graders harvested carrots, squash, beans, herbs and other vegetables on Oct. 20 for Pocantico Hills School’s annual Harvest Soup Day. In addition to picking vegetables, the students also saved seeds... Read more »

Briarcliff Students Practice Debate and Research at a College-Level in New AP Capstone Class

In Briarcliff High School, the administration is always raising the bar and looking for new ways to challenge students. This year the school is offering a new class: AP Capstone. AP Capstone... Read more »

Our Melting Pot: Sooji Halwa – A Sweet Treat to Celebrate Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights

Diwali, the Hindu Festival of lights is round the corner. This five-day festival is possibly the most celebrated of all Hindu festivals, also shared by followers of Jainism, Sikhism and Buddhism. It... Read more »

School Of Rock Briarcliff Manor Is Ready To Rock N’ Roll

The Briarcliff Manor grand opening event included a ribbon-cutting, live music, a dance performance, food and more! School of Rock, a leader in performance-based music education, celebrated the grand opening of a... Read more »

Ossining Receives Federal Funding to Boost Internet Connectivity

The Ossining School District has received a grant of $835,000 from the federal Emergency Connectivity Fund. The money will go toward Chromebooks and internet connectivity for our Ossining families. The Emergency Connectivity... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: ‘Just Say Know’ to Cannabis Law

'The Town of Cortlandt must have public hearings immediately [to discuss opting out]' Read more »

Letter to the Editor: ‘Strong Fiscal Management in Cortlandt?’

'I understand there are not enough employees to keep up with the necessary work. Perhaps this is why taxes have not increased more.' Read more »

Letter to the Editor: ‘We need to fix Town of Cortlandt’s Finances’

'The reduction in fund balances is not entirely caused by capital investment...' Read more »

Fundraising Walk to Support Mental Health Programs at Pocantico Hills

The Pocantico Hills School Foundation held its Swan Lake Walk in the Rockefeller State Park Preserve Oct. 8. The foundation is raising money this year for mental health programs at the school.... Read more »