Letter to the Editor: Misinformation Regarding Tarrytown Station Area Overlay Project

An Open Letter to Tarrytown Mayor Tom Butler Mr. Butler, I read with interest your recent quote in the Hudson Independent in regards to the Board’s rejection of the Station Area Overlay... Read more »

Sleepy Hollow High School Announces Valedictorian, Salutatorian for Class of 2021

The Public Schools of the Tarrytowns announced the valedictorian and salutatorian from the Sleepy Hollow High School Class of 2021. Valedictorian Maya Weitzen and salutatorian Zachary Rudder , both of whom have... Read more »

Tarrytown YMCA Building to be Redeveloped into Affordable Housing  

The Family YMCA building that has been a centerpiece of downtown Tarrytown for nearly a century has been sold for $6.45 million to a developer who plans to build 109 affordable housing... Read more »

Local Authors, Local Books: Understanding Special Needs Parenting, From the Inside 

When I take my son to special needs programs around Westchester, I often hear autism parents quote a particular statistic – 70% of special needs couples break up. I’ve never been able... Read more »

Rotary Club Raises over $140,000 for Meal Program

When the pandemic began last March, it didn’t take long for the Rotary Club of the Tarrytowns to take action. Inspired by the Meal Train for Phelps Hospital that organized meals for health care workers, the Club... Read more »

Eagle Scout Builds Benches and Community Spirit 

Only a small percentage of scouts achieves the vaunted rank of Eagles Scout, and Liam Hansen is about to be one of them. Liam is a senior at Sleepy Hollow High School,... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Removal of Dr. Stanley Friedlander from Planning Board

On April 5, 2021 the Tarrytown Board of Trustees voted to remove Dr. Stanley Friedlander from the position of Chairman of the Planning Board.  The proposed resolution to do this was not... Read more »

TUFSD Receives TELL Award for Technology Leadership

Technology has never been more critical to schools than during this past year. The Tarrytown Union Free School District (TUFSD) was honored by the Lower Hudson Valley Regional Information Center (LHRIC) at... Read more »

National Poetry Month – The Power of Poetry

April is National Poetry Month, a time to honor the legacy and achievements of so many extraordinary poets as well celebrate our first Westchester Poet Laureate, B.K. Fischer. This April is even... Read more »

Gym City Teaches Kids about Real Cities 

It is important for young children to learn about a community and the world around them. One way that John Paulding School in Tarrytown instills this concept with students is through Gym City. Physical... Read more »