Irvington UFSD Appoints Two New Administrators

The Irvington School Board of Education and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Kristopher Harrison are pleased to announce the appointments of two administrators – John Buonamano as director of physical education, health and... Read more »

Rivertown Parents Address Childhood Anxiety and Depression 

Is your child’s change in behavior just a phase, or do you need to ask for help? And if you do, where do you turn?   Rivertown Parents, a consortium of local PTAs and Mercy College, recently brought together experts... Read more »

Bulldogs Basketball Player Reaches 1,000-Point Milestone

Just a minute into the basketball game on January 29, Irvington High School senior Abby Conklin reached an impressive career milestone – her 1,000th point. Conklin, an outstanding athlete, was up to... Read more »

Dows Lane Elementary School decorated with hearts

As students walk up to Dows Lane Elementary School, they are greeted by colorful chalk hearts that adorn the building’s walls. “This ‘heart-attack’ represents our love for Dows Lane and for learning,”... Read more »

Did You Know … About Irvington’s Villa Lewaro and the Amazing Woman Behind It

  Irvington today has a thriving connection to the cause of female betterment thanks to resident Eileen Fisher’s Women Together program. But a century earlier, the Village was home to another remarkable female... Read more »

World Read Aloud Day Inspires Kindness at Dows Lane Elementary School and Main Street School

Students at Dows Lane Elementary School and Main Street School welcomed prominent members of the community as special guest readers at each school during the annual World Read Aloud Day on February... Read more »

Irvington High School sophomore Wins MIT’s 2020 THINK competition

Brooke Dunefsky, an Irvington High School sophomore and a budding scientist, has won the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s 2020 THINK competition for her paper and project, “A Self-Adapting Device that Utilizes Neuroplasticity... Read more »

Irvington Middle School Students Collect Shoes for People in Need

Thanks to the generosity of the Irvington Middle School community, members of the Spanish Club have donated more than 1,119 pairs of shoes to Soles4Souls, a charity that distributes new and used... Read more »

Irvington High School Students Operate with Robot in Simulated Lab

A group of Irvington High School students recently participated in a two-night robotics surgery program at White Plains Hospital’s da Vinci Robotics Lab. They worked alongside medical professionals, learned how robotics are... Read more »

Local Authors, Local Books: Q&A with Dan Peres

Irvington resident Dan Peres once lived the high-profile life of a Condé Nast magazine editor, rubbing shoulders with celebrities like Tom Ford, Mike Tyson, and Ben Affleck. But Peres had a dark... Read more »