Sleepy Hollow High School Mural Celebrates Community and Culture 

High school hallways don’t have the reputation for being bright and colorful, but the entrance to Sleepy Hollow High School’s auditorium will now defy that expectation. When the new school […] Read more »

Leadership Has its Rewards, Including a Diploma

Five residents of River Journal communities are among 20 new graduates in the Leadership Westchester Class of 2024. The nine-month professional development program, now in its 27th year, is run […] Read more »

Hispanic Federation Awards FSW $106,000 Grant to Launch Bienvenidos Groups in Tarrytown School District

Family Services of Westchester (FSW) is proud to announce the receipt of a generous $106,000 grant from the Hispanic Federation in support of the UPLift New York State Initiative. This […] Read more »

Tarrytown Schools and Family Services of Westchester Awarded Grant for Free Afterschool Program at Middle School

Family Services of Westchester (FSW) is delighted to announce the awarding of a significant grant, in partnership with Tarrytown schools, to provide a free afterschool program for students at Tarrytown […] Read more »

Feeding Westchester Serves Up Kids Summer Feeding Program

School is out for summer, and Feeding Westchester is gearing up for its Kids Summer Feeding Program. During the school year, more than 62,000 children in Westchester County rely on […] Read more »

Illuminating the Darkness: The Story of Vera Rubin

Whether it be the dark or the future, humans have always been afraid of the unfamiliar. This fear was on vivid display when Vera Rubin presented her seemingly bizarre findings […] Read more »

Hudson Link: From Incarceration to Graduation

“Hudson Link, and college education, is not just a gift for that student, changing his life. It’s a gift for the people who are going back to their families, back […] Read more »

Briarcliff Middle School Custodian Turns Trash into Treasure

For 27 years, Namphong Nguyen, the Briarcliff Middle School custodian, has been passing by the art room, admiring students’ works in Jessica Dubin and John Brooks’ art classes. This has […] Read more »

What to Consider When Choosing a Special Needs School?

Choosing the right special needs school for your child is a significant decision that can greatly impact their education and overall development. With so many factors to consider, it’s essential […] Read more »

New York Medical College Hosts Annual Golf Tournament and Reception

On Monday, June 17, New York Medical College (NYMC) hosted its fourth annual Golf Tournament and Reception, sponsored by the NYMC Board of Advisors at the Saint Andrew’s Golf Club […] Read more »