SPCA of Westchester-Pets of the Week

We can’t WAIT to meet this sweet girl, Carly! She arrives this weekend and we have a feeling she’ll quickly become a favorite! If you’re looking for a young, loving, happy pitbull... Read more »

Op-Ed: Hackley Tenant Protection Project

If your landlord is treating you unfairly and you need help or cannot afford a lawyer, please contact us. We are fluent in English and Spanish and will help anyone, regardless of... Read more »

Read the December 2020 Issue of River Journal & RJN

You can now read the full, combined December issue of River Journal and River Journal North. Please share with your friends who may not receive the print issue at home.  Read more »

Three Community Organizations Honor Ossining Superintendent   

Ossining Superintendent Raymond Sanchez has received awards for his leadership and vision this fall from Latino U College Access, the Ossining Children’s Center and the Hanami Foundation.  Dr. Sanchez, who has been... Read more »

Putting STEM to Work – Learning the Critical Process of Preparing Drugs for Clinical Trial

Through the generous support of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, four times a year River Journal publishes the on-site report of a River Towns high school science student who is paired with a Regeneron scientist to experience what it is... Read more »

750 Unknown Soldiers Are Newly Saluted – by Name 

American flags that now grace hundreds of gravesites at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery honor previously unidentified Veterans, thanks to the efforts of Eagle Scout candidate Robert Delvecchio of Boy Scout Troop 22 of the Tarrytowns.    With help from the cemetery Superintendent Jim Logan, Robert was able... Read more »

Congratulations! to River Towns Student-Athletes Who Have Signed a National Letter of Intent 

Managed by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), a National Letter of Intent (NLI) is “a binding agreement between a prospective student-athlete and an NLI member institution.” By signing the letter, a prospective student-athlete agrees to attend... Read more »

Village of Tarrytown Announces Police Community Survey

Vea a continuación una versión de este artículo en español (See below for a version of this story in Spanish) The Village is in the midst of working through its process in... Read more »

Task Forces Are Eager to Review and Reform Community Policing 

Following a series of headline-making police–involved shootings in the spring, Governor Cuomo issued Executive Order 203, also known as the New York State Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative.   The order mandates that each local... Read more »

The Honorable Nita Lowey, Positively Classic 

“Some people see a problem and walk on; some people say, ‘I’ve got to do something about it.’”   Nita Lowey belongs firmly in the second of those two camps. Congressional member for District... Read more »