Leesa Thompson Honored for Her Kidney Transplant Advocacy

'This recognition not only acknowledges my efforts but also shines a light on the vital role of organ donation and community support.' Read more »

Staging a Solo Tour de Force

The one-person stage play I Am My Own Wife – staged at the Hudson Valley MOCA (HV MOCA) in Peekskill for three weekends from June 7-23 — is the true […] Read more »

Student Athletes of the Month: Running to Bitter to Get Better 

Ted Bitter is so serious about running that he adopts a military-style approach to coaching.   It’s hard to argue with success. For 20 years, Bitter has helmed the Westchester Striders, […] Read more »

Peekskill Police Department Receives State LETECH Grants

The Peekskill Police Department received $316,406 in state Law Enforcement Technology (LETECH) funding for necessary technological or equipment upgrades for the department. The funds are part of $127 million provisioned […] Read more »

Peekskill Arts Alliance Bringing “Splash of Color” to City

As part of New York State’s $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) grant that’s been sweeping through downtown Peekskill since it was first awarded in 2019, the Peekskill Arts Alliance […] Read more »

A History Lesson on Peekskill Public Education

Peekskill High School’s Class of 2024 has the distinction of being the school’s 100th graduating class.    Through the 1800s, two distinct school districts straddled MacGregory Brook.  After 80 years of […] Read more »

Turner Construction Lends a Hand to Fred’s Pantry

Each May, in recognition of the founding of Turner Construction Company, the Turner family comes together to build on the resiliency of their communities.  This year, they are focused on […] Read more »

Following Zig-Zag Path, Local Cannabis Stores Are Ready to Roll

The noble experiment in legalized marijuana, New York style, is now coming to a licensed retail store near you in Northern Westchester.  One store will open in Cortlandt this month […] Read more »

‘Glass Ceiling Breakers’ Showcases Local Women of Stage and Screen

Theatre Revolution, the first in the Hudson Valley to produce a women’s short play/film festival, is back with its Glass Ceiling Breakers Short Play & Film Festival featuring Women Artists. […] Read more »

Peter Kelly Brings His Cuisine – and Cachet – to Abbey Inn & Apropos

Hudson Valley culinary master Peter Kelly has been at the top of his game – and his profession – for decades. He is in the rare echelon of chefs whose […] Read more »