Tompkins Mahopac Bank to Host First-Time Homebuyers Seminar in Ossining on October 17

Committed to supporting customers as they navigate life decisions, Tompkins Mahopac Bank (TMB) has teamed up with Westchester Residential Opportunities, Inc. to host a First-Time Homebuyers Seminar. Open to the public, the free workshop will... Read more »

Five Briarcliff Students Named Semifinalists for National Merit Scholarships

Five Briarcliff students were named Semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Competition: Daniel De Castro, Gil Halevi, Joshua Jacobs, Matthew Li, and Michael Tu (left to right). Principal Debora French said,... Read more »

Two Briarcliff Students Recognized by the New York State School Music Association.

Junior Brian Zhou was selected for his English Horn playing to participate as part of the Wind Ensemble at the 2019 All-State Conference. This is the highest Statewide honor for high school... Read more »

Local Authors, Local Books: Irvington High School Teacher Pens History Book on Civil War

Over the last eight years, Irvington High School history teacher Chris Barry – whose great-great-grandfather fought with the 65th New York Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War – spent most of his summers and... Read more »

Tarrytown Police to Host Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday, October 2

Program offers opportunity to meet local officers, discuss community issues On Wednesday October 2, 2019, Officers from the Tarrytown Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space... Read more »

It’s a…Rocket! Tarrytown Blasts Off with Challenge Summer Institute  

Students played a different kind of Jeopardy! game when they attended a rocketry class at the Challenge Summer Institute.  They stood in front of a Smart Board and chose categories that included Materials,... Read more »

New Panels Capture Pocantico Hills School’s History and Beauty 

Ingenuity, Grit, Passion, and Gratitude. Those are a few of the inspiring words that surround stunning photos of the school’s architecture on the new acoustic panels that line the rear wall of the... Read more »

Irvington High School Student Earns Second Place at Genius Olympiad 

Elizabeth Lee, a rising senior at the time and member of Irvington High School’s Science Research program, won second place in the prestigious, international Genius Olympiad, held June 17-21 at SUNY Oswego.  ... Read more »

United Way Distributes Backpacks and School Supplies to 600 School Children

Children in Ossining, Yonkers, Mount Vernon, Elmsford, Peekskill and Putnam County benefitted from School Supply Drive that netted $11,750 in donations Approximately 600 students in Yonkers, Mount Vernon, Ossining, Elmsford, Peekskill, and... Read more »

Regeneron Drug Finds Early Success in Combatting Ebola  

A clinical trial of Ebola treatments run by the US National Institute of Health, Democratic Republic of Congo’s INRB and the World Health Organization (WHO) was halted based on the preliminary promising... Read more »