Main Street School Honored with Super Ambassador School Award 

Main Street School in Irvington has been awarded the inaugural Super Ambassador School award and plaque from the Be a Friend Project. The school was recognized for its longtime, schoolwide dedication of administrators, staff and students as ambassadors... Read more »

Irvington Theater to Stream Films Honoring the Resilience of the Jewish People

Irvington Theater will continue its all-virtual season with Recognition, a double-feature film event to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Ahead of Time, a documentary that The Village Voice called a “truly fascinating... Read more »

Time for New Year’s Financial Resolutions 

Many of us probably felt that 2020 lasted a long time. Now that 2021 is upon us, we can make a fresh start – and one way to do that is to... Read more »

Irvington High School Senior to be Featured in National Photo Contest Exhibition

Irvington High School senior Jamie Kimura’s photograph, “Light,” was selected to be featured in Drexel University’s 2020 online photography contest exhibition, which received more than 2,100 images from 771 students nationwide. Kimura... Read more »

Putting STEM to Work – Learning the Critical Process of Preparing Drugs for Clinical Trial

Through the generous support of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, four times a year River Journal publishes the on-site report of a River Towns high school science student who is paired with a Regeneron scientist to experience what it is... Read more »

Au Ciel Flowers & More in Irvington Opens Its Doors

Floral design company Au Ciel Flowers & More has grown into a highly curated lifestyle boutique of lovingly crafted items. It is owned by longtime Irvington floral designer Minoo Hersini, along with her... Read more »

Dows Lane Elementary School students build houses for ‘The Three Little Pigs’

Inspired by “The Three Little Pigs” story, Dows Lane Elementary School kindergartners recently worked to design, build and test their own house structures. Equipped with popsicle sticks, glue and their imaginations, each... Read more »

Author Inspires Main Street School Students to Keep Writing

Main Street School students, who read “Amal Unbound” as part of their Global School Read Aloud activities, connected with the book’s author, Aisha Saeed, during a virtual meeting on Dec. 2. During... Read more »

Irvington Middle School students: ‘It’s going to be OK’

Irvington Middle School students celebrated National French Week at their school from Nov. 9-13 and raised $500 for Doctors without Borders. “Our theme this year was rainbows and the saying ‘Ça va... Read more »

Rock the Halls! Irvington Theater to Stream Concert of Holiday Hits

The city sidewalks may not be so busy this year, but there’s no place like home for the holidays! After a sold-out, in-person performance last season, Irvington Theater will stream a filmed... Read more »