Stepinac High School Senior Wins Prestigious Theater Arts Scholarship

This year’s recipient, of the Bob Fitzsimmons Scholarship is Peter Astriab, a senior at Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains, NY.  It will be awarded to him on Stage at Westchester... Read more »

Westchester Parks Foundation Announces Gala Awards Honorees

Local individuals and organizations to be honored at 42nd annual gala Westchester Parks Foundation (WPF) will bestow three awards to local individuals and organizations at its 42nd annual “Celebrate the Power of... Read more »

Greenburgh Names New Interim Police Chief

Captain Brian Ryan to Replace Outgoing Chief Chris McNerney The Greenburgh Town Board announced that Captain Brian J. Ryan has been selected as the Interim Police Chief, replacing retiring Police Chief Chris... Read more »

Local Business Owner Supports Charity that Helps Cancer Patients and Survivors

There are people who say they believe in a cause, and there are people who actually support the cause they believe in. Lou Giordano falls into the second category. For 13 years,... Read more »

Teatown to Host Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count on August 10

Eighth Annual Event Sponsored by Hudson River Estuary Program. Educators from Teatown will host the Eighth Annual Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count at the Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center in Sleepy... Read more »

Retired FDNY Fireboat, the John D. Mckean, in Service During 9/11 and Miracle on the Hudson Undergoes Restoration

Non-Profit Organization Seeks Donations to Complete Repairs and Create a Museum Ship Honoring All Who Served The historic John D. McKean Fireboat was hauled out of the water at the North River... Read more »

ArtsWestchester Announces Grant Opportunities for Local Artists, Community Groups and Cultural Organizations

Deadlines to Apply for Arts Alive Grants are Wednesday, September 18 in Westchester and Wednesday, October 2 in Rockland ArtsWestchester invites artists, cultural groups and community organizations to apply for the 2019... Read more »

Governor Signs Abinanti’s Law Banning Undetectable Guns

Today, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Tom Abinanti (D-Greenburgh/Mt. Pleasant) to ban undetectable guns. “Undetectable guns have no legitimate purpose,” said Abinanti. “This is another common sense step... Read more »

Feeding Westchester Goes Orange for Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action month. It’s a time when people across the country stand together with Feeding America and the nationwide network of food banks to fight hunger. With your help, we... Read more »

Westchester Parks Foundation Teams Up with Regeneron to Clean Up Blue Mountain Reservation in Peekskill

Westchester Parks Foundation is teaming up with Regeneron to “adopt” Blue Mountain Reservation in Peekskill.  The reservation is located on Welcher Avenue in Peekskill. The “ADOPT-A-PARK” program is run by Westchester Parks... Read more »