Cat Protection Council Donates Books to Roosevelt School 

The Cat Protection Council of Westchester donated Be Kind and Stay Safe: Living with Cats and Dogs activity books to all the fifth-graders at the Roosevelt School in Ossining last […] Read more »

Briarcliff High School Junior Helps Conduct Research on the Activity of Bats

The 22-mile Mianus River runs through the Mianus River Gorge Preserve in the bucolic town of Bedford in Westchester County. The sounds of water gushing through the river, along with […] Read more »

K&P Lounge in Cortlandt Manor to Hold Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration

K&P Lounge will be holding a grand opening and ribbon cutting celebration on Thursday, December 8, 2022, from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at its location at 276 Watch Hill […] Read more »

Eighth Graders Celebrate Diversity and Finding their Roots

An Italian baker. A Serbian cruise ship worker. A Scottish steel worker. These are all ancestors of Briarcliff Middle School eighth graders, who created projects documenting their ancestors’ lives as […] Read more »

Everyday Heroes: They Brave Danger in the Line of Fire

The all-volunteer Croton Fire Department is organized into five companies that operate out of three fire stations or “houses” in Croton-on-Hudson. Nearly 150 volunteers devote their time and energy to […] Read more »

Partner Content: Good News about SAD

Does fall fill you with dread, knowing winter follows on its heels? If this is you, you’re not alone and you might suffer from S.A.D., or Seasonal Affective Disorder. Commonly […] Read more »

Journaling: Children’s Rights

A quarter-century ago, when Elyse’s and my son Harrison was starting fifth grade, she already was anticipating his entrance to sixth grade at Mildred E. Strang Middle School in Yorktown […] Read more »

Swan Lake Walk Raises Money for Pocantico School Foundation 

An unseasonably warm day dawned on Nov. 7, perfect for a walk in the woods. After having the event postponed twice due to inclement weather, Pocantico Hills Central School District […] Read more »

Pocantico Students Go Global

Dia de los Muertos Students found a bit of a surprise one recent day when they went to lunch. Several parent volunteers had set up a table with a colorful […] Read more »

Homegrown Singing Star Jessica Lynn Headlines Holiday Show

For the 7th year in a row, internationally acclaimed, Billboard-charting country music artist Jessica Lynn pulls out all the stops for her annual “A Very Merry Country Christmas” show on […] Read more »