Ossining Roundabout Update

What follows is a statement from Gayle Marchica, President of the Greater Ossining Chamber of Commerce: Congratulations to all for a continued and cohesive effort toward reaching our “magic” number! This process... Read more »

Regarding Ossining’s Roundabout…Q & A with Mayor Gearity

This article is Part II concerning Ossining’s proposed “Roundabout.” Last month River Journal (RJ) discussed the local opposition to Mayor Victoria Gearity’s proposal for a roundabout in the historic business district. Recently, RJ... Read more »

The Village of Ossining has declared a Snow Emergency

The Village of Ossining has declared a Snow Emergency, effective 6PM on Wednesday February 8, 2017.  During a Snow Emergency stopping/standing/parking is prohibited on designated Snow Emergency Streets.  That means you will... Read more »

It’s a Compatibility Thing…A Roundabout in Ossining’s Historic Downtown District?

The Mayor of Ossining, Victoria Gearity, and the Board of Trustees voted 3-2 in favor of moving forward with a consulting firm to assess a roundabout in the heart of Ossining’s business... Read more »

Smithsonian National Postal Museum Features Ossining’s Maryknoll

The Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers and the Maryknoll Sisters are prominently featured in a new virtual exhibit – “America’s Mailing Industry” – that has been unveiled by The Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum.... Read more »

Ossining Public Library 10 Years Later!

March 25, 2017 will mark the ten-year anniversary of the opening of the “new” Ossining Public Library. On that first day, the library had 1,000 visitors who lined up along Croton Avenue... Read more »

Ossining’s December Documentary & Discussion Series Screening: HAPPY

Once a month at the Ossining Public Library, a three-year old community-run program meets to screen documentaries and curate a panel of experts to discuss the subject matter of each month’s film. This... Read more »

An Invitation to our Newest Readership

Comments and calls have been very positive from Ossining residents about receiving River Journal. With that in mind we invite our new readers to contribute to the vitality of their Village. The... Read more »

Westchester Collaborative Theater Presents: A Reading of Lardo by Sydney Blake

From Thursday, December 8 through Sunday, December 11, Westchester Collaborative Theater (WCT) will present a reading of a new romantic comedy Lardo by Sydney Blake; The production will be directed by Nathan... Read more »

“Our Partnerships Are Our Strength.”

This is how Ray Sanchez, Ossining’s School Superintendent, sums up the Ossining School District. During his tenure in Ossining, Sanchez has held several positions, including fourth-grade teacher, English as a Second Language supervisor,... Read more »