Letter to the Editor: Help Stop Political Gerrymandering

Dear editor, If this past election has taught us anything, it’s that each of our votes truly matters and must be counted. To make sure that a fair election process happens every... Read more »

Life After IBM: Perfecting the Science of Virtual Festivals 

Jim Christensen has been passionate about creativity from a very young age. Inspired by his father, the Croton-on-Hudson resident was developing his own photography in his own black & white wet dark lab by the time he was 10.     In adulthood, his creativity took a different turn. Jim... Read more »

Hen Hud Students Champion Used Sporting Goods for Underprivileged Kids

The next time you are in your garage (or basement or attic), take a look around. Chances are you will see a box or a bag full of soccer balls, baseball mitts, or tennis... Read more »

Franzoso Contracting Ranks in Top 500 Quality Remodeling Firms Nationwide

The 42nd Annual listing of the largest 500 remodeling firms in the US—the QR Top 500—is out, and Franzoso Contracting, Inc., of Croton-on-Hudson, is among the top 200. Franzoso Contracting ranked 157... Read more »

Gullotta House Wine Tasting Event Raises $4,200 Towards Providing Thanksgiving Dinner Meals For Families In Need

Gullotta House held a sold out wine tasting under COVID-19 safety guidelines at Rivermere on the Hudson located in Croton-on-Hudson on Sunday, November 1 st, where they raised a total of $4,200.... Read more »

Pierre Van Cortlandt Middle School Supports Harry Chapin Run Against Hunger’s First Virtual Run

This year, Westchester’s Harry Chapin Run Against Hunger celebrated its 40th anniversary amid fear that the reality of the COVID-19 pandemic would force the event to be cancelled entirely. Yet despite all... Read more »

Have Your Say – A Shout-Out to the Lifesaving Work of Lifeguards  

I just read the September 2020 edition of River Journal, and I am quite disappointed in the characterization that was implied relating to lifeguarding in the article on page 2 [Journal Entries].  I  think it is great that a Cortlandt... Read more »

RJ Eats-Stand Up Foodie at 105-Twenty

Check out the newest addition to the River Journal and RJ Eats team. It’s Stand Up Foodie. You can see all her great Insta videos HERE. While there, don’t miss her 60... Read more »

Croton Rotary Rolls Out Car Parade

Taking the place of its annual car show, due to social distancing requirements, Rotary Club of Croton-on-Hudson, on Saturday, Oct. 17, will hold a car parade through Croton village, starting at 10 a.m.   To enter your unique car in the parade, e-mail your name and phone number to carshowcrotonrotary@gmail.com. There is a... Read more »

Village of Croton-on-Hudson Certified as a Silver Climate Smart Community

One of only seven such designated communities in the state by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. On September 24, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced... Read more »