Local Authors, Local Books: From Corporate Ladder to Oprah’s Couch: A Leap of Faith 

Genevieve Piturro of Irvington was pursuing her dream of living like Mary Tyler Moore. She was a single, successful girl from Yonkers living the fast life in New York City and climbing the corporate ladder as a marketing... Read more »

Irvington Resident’s English Language Nonprofit Grows to Reach 1500 Participants 

Innovative Program Builds Virtual Connections Between US Volunteers and Students Abroad  At first glance, Irvington resident Katerina Manoff is a typical parent, juggling the demands of online schooling, erratic sleep schedules, and... Read more »

Dows Lane Elementary School First Grader Recognized For Courage, Character and Commitment

Dows Lane Elementary School first grader Kaylen Jiang was awarded the New York State Office of the Attorney General Triple “C” Award during a ceremony at the school’s blacktop on Nov. 6.... Read more »

Irvington Theater Streams Works-in-Progress for Free as Part of Arts Incubator

When COVID-19 became a household name, Irvington Theater worked quickly to provide free, online programming to keep their audience members connected. And because it was so successful this summer, one such offering... Read more »

Irvington High School Students Recognized as Positive Influencers

Irvington High School students Jake Epple, Liam Lyons, Ella Rimland and Scarlett Whitney were recognized at the Westchester Coalition for Drug and Alcohol Free Youth and Student Assistance Services Corporation’s Leaders in the... Read more »

Main Street School fourth and fifth graders celebrate Unity Day

Main Street School students and staff logged onto their computers to observe Unity Day, the signature event of National Bullying Prevention Month, on Oct. 21. They celebrated their tight-knit school community to... Read more »

Irvington High School Science Teacher Honored as Outstanding Educator

Irvington High School science teacher Michele Dunne has been selected as a University of Chicago Outstanding Educator. The award recognizes excellence in teaching and honors educators who are exceptional in their field... Read more »

Irvington Teachers Bring Excitement to Physical Education with New Activities

As Dows Lane Elementary School students jumped and hopped on the field in physical education teachers Tiffany Flynn’s and Marisa Stracuzzi’s classes, they remained 12 feet apart in their own socially distant... Read more »

Don’t Fear the ‘Bear’

The investment world is full of colorful terms, but perhaps none is better known than “bull” or “bear.” As an investor, you’re typically rooting for the bull market, when prices are rising.... Read more »

Irvington Educator Named Outstanding Teacher of American History

Irvington High School social studies teacher Dr. Erik Weiselberg is the winner of the 2020 Outstanding Teacher of American History Contest by the New York State Organization of the Daughters of the... Read more »