National Endowment for the Humanities Teachers Institute Returns to Philipsburg Manor

Session gives educators the opportunity to learn the history and impact of slavery at a historic site Historic Hudson Valley (HHV) announced today the return of a National Endowment for the Humanities... Read more »

Mercy College Offers Free Tuition for Veterans

Sometimes it can be difficult to know how to give back to our nation’s Military Veterans. There are many charities and organizations dedicated to caring for Wounded Warriors and in many ways,... Read more »

Ossining Children’s Center Presents College Scholarship Award to Ossining High School Senior and OCC Alumnus

The Ossining Children’s Center’s College Scholarship recognizes an alumnus of the Center who is graduating from high school with an outstanding academic record. This year the award was presented to John Paul... Read more »

WIHD Receives $4.3 Million in Grants to Run Family and Community Engagement Centers for Special Education in the Hudson Valley

The Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD) has been awarded $4.3 million in grants from the New York State Department of Education to assist schools and providers, and help families navigate early... Read more »

Transfiguration School Graduates 10 Local Students

Congratulations to the 8th grade graduating class of The Transfiguration School in Tarrytown. This year’s class features 10 students, including five from Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown. Sleepy Hollow’s Sabrina Sullivan was named... Read more »

Stepinac High School to Host Special Summer Blood Drive on July 8

Donors will Help New York Blood Center Meet Critical Need for Blood Supplies During Peak Vacation Season Stepinac High School will host a Special Summer Blood Drive for the New York Blood... Read more »

Celebration of Latino Youth Who Will Be the First in Their Families to Attend College

Latino U College Access (LUCA) hosted its sixth annual Graduation Celebration for first generation Latino youth on Wednesday, June 5 th at the Westchester Marriott in Tarrytown, NY. This year’s celebration honored... Read more »

SHHS Students Win Electric Vehicle Video Competition

Sleepy Hollow High School students Oscar Pak, Jaden D’Agostinis, and Abhi Weltig took home first place in the 2019 Electric Vehicle Video competition sponsored by Sustainable Westchester. The award ceremony was held... Read more »

Author and Poet Janet Wong Visits Pocantico for National Poetry Month

Pocantico Hills School students in pre-K through fifth grade received a special treat before spring break – a visit from children’s author and poet Janet Wong. Wong has written 33 books and... Read more »

Reading Rocks! Pop-Up Book Giveaway Piques Interest before Spring Break

Ossining’s Pop-Up Book Giveaway in April helped students select readings for spring break. Community members, families and teachers donated books. School employees, parents and other volunteers staffed tables and helped children choose.... Read more »