A Slice of Portugal Thrives in Tarrytown 

After World War II, many Portuguese immigrants arrived in Tarrytown seeking steady income.   “The men worked at GM [General Motors] and the women took sewing jobs on Central Avenue,” said […] Read more »

Tarrytown’s Missing Marker Rescued from Scrap Heap

Raymond DeFiore was cleaning up a storage area under the H Bridge near the Metro-North tracks one February morning with a Tarrytown DPW crew when something caught his eye.    Amid […] Read more »

Obituary: Eileen Patricia Pilla (1931-2023)

Eileen Patricia Pilla, former Mayor of Tarrytown, passed away peacefully at Cabrini of Westchester on Monday, December 18, 2023. Born on December 28, 1931 to Patrick and Molly Downing in […] Read more »

Coffee Labs Roasters Partners with Make-A-Wish Hudson Valley for Hot Chocolate Fundraising Event

Coffee Labs Roasters, a local coffee shop, is collaborating with Make-A-Wish Hudson Valley in support of their Hot Chocolate for Wishes campaign. This do-it-yourself event will unfold throughout the month […] Read more »

Dancing Into the New Year with Frost Fest 2024

Frost Fest 2024, a performance fundraiser which benefits Tarrytown based Rivertown Dance Academy (RDA) was held at the Tarrytown Music Hall on Jan 14. A fun-filled performance celebrating all different […] Read more »

Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Local Business Milestones

The Sleepy Hollow Tarrytown Chamber of Commerce celebrated local business milestones on Thursday, January 18, at its monthly networking event hosted by Maker’s Central on Central Avenue in Tarrytown. Several […] Read more »

Public Schools of the Tarrytowns Select Ameresco for Energy Performance Contract

Energia, a leading engineering firm specializing in energy-saving facility improvement projects, has taken a significant step towards enhancing energy efficiency within the Public Schools of the Tarrytowns. After an exhaustive […] Read more »

Fuel Hub Brings Healthy Lifestyle to Downton Tarrytown

Alejandra Badillo-Taub, recently opened Fuel Hub in Tarrytown and celebrated her grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony on January 12 hosted by the Sleepy Hollow Tarrytown Chamber of Commerce. […] Read more »

Pocantico Center to Host Screening and Discussion of Driving While Black

Through lecture and film clips from her award-winning book and PBS documentary Driving While Black, Gretchen Sullivan Sorin will explore the deep background of the phrase “driving while Black”, rooted in realities […] Read more »

Pedestrian Fatality Increases Urgency to Make Route 9 Safer

The death of a Tarrytown pedestrian at a busy intersection has increased pressure on the state to improve safety at that and other crossings along the North Broadway corridor.   Village […] Read more »