Hudson Scholars Sees High Levels of Student Satisfaction as Program Deepens Ties to Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow Community

Since the summer of 2016, the Hudson Scholars Program has been pairing ‘cohorts’ of same-grade Sleepy Hollow Middle School students with Mentors from Hackley’s Upper School. The goal of these Mentors isn’t... Read more »

Washington Irving Boat Club Drops Anchor as Waterfront Plans Stall

The Washington Irving Boat Club has dropped anchor for the time being, receiving a one-year extension as Tarrytown rethinks its plan to redevelop the waterfront property.  With little fanfare, the Tarrytown village... Read more »

Local Authors, Local Books: Ah, Sweet (and Sour) Mystery of Life 

I’m a lifelong resident of Westchester County with a long career in youth services, going back to the ‘70s as Director of Yonkers Neighborhood Youth Corps. I enjoy travel, reading, golf, and gardening, and... Read more »

Marquee Records Rocks the Music Hall

Tarrytown’s Main Street got a little bit hipper this November when The Tarrytown Music Hall opened its doors to a permanent used record shop. Located in second floor office space, Marquee Records is run completely by volunteers, with... Read more »

Majority Leader Stewart-Cousins nominates Tarrytown Music Hall to the NYS Historic Business Preservation Registry 

State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins has nominated the Tarrytown Music Hall for inclusion in the New York State Historic Business Preservation Registry. This is the inaugural year for the registry, which... Read more »

Make-A-Wish Hudson Valley Names New CEO

Make-A-Wish® Hudson Valley has appointed Kristine Burton as its new Chief Executive Officer, succeeding CEO Thomas J. Conklin, who is retiring after serving for 17 years. Ms. Burton’s appointment will become effective January... Read more »

Briarcliff and Tarrytown Announce Drive Thru and Walk-Up Covid-19 Test Kit Distribution – Tuesday Dec 28

BRIARCLIFF Distribution Plan On Tuesday December 28th at 12:00 pm the Village will be conducting a distribution of its Covid-19 test kits that it received from Westchester County. The distribution will take... Read more »

Tarrytown Resident Mustafa Sakarya Named Library Director at Sarah Lawrence College

“Mustafa’s vision of the library as a central space for creation resonates perfectly with Sarah Lawrence’s focus on co-creation of knowledge, which is the foundation of our education,” said Kanwal Singh, Provost... Read more »

Horsefeathers or Goosefeather: Recipe for confusion?

One has been a roadside Tarrytown favorite for decades, its menu brimming with burgers, sandwiches, and pub fare. The other’s a newcomer ensconced in a mansion, where a celebrity chef has attracted a... Read more »

Rotary Club of the Tarrytowns: A Century of Service

Things have changed quite a bit since the Rotary Club of the Tarrytowns held its first meeting 100 years ago.   Women — who were excluded from that inaugural gathering at the YMCA —... Read more »