Karen Smith Briarcliff Village Historian

Briarcliff Names New Village Historian

Briarcliff Manor has just named Karen Smith its new official Village Historian. The post once held by such notables as Tom Vincent and Margaret Pearson Finne has been vacant for sometime. Read more »
Village of Briarcliff

Briarcliff Manor Revised 2013-2014 Budget Passes

The Briarcliff Board of Education thanks the community for its support of the revised budget for the 2013-14 school year. Despite some difficult decisions made regarding reductions, the revised budget preserves a... Read more »
gilbert & sullivan

Graduation… from Briarcliff and Beyond

The momentarily darkened stage suddenly came to life.  The University’s Gilbert and Sullivan Society had just ended its final performance of the University of Michigan’s Lydia Mendelssohn Theater’s production of Pirates of... Read more »
Bill Beck of Club Fit Briarcliff Manor

Spotlight on Club Fit’s Bill Beck Appointed to IHRSA Board of Directors

The announcement was made at the organization’s 32nd Annual International Convention and Trade Show, held recently in Las Vegas. The IHRSA (International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association) Board of Directors is chosen... Read more »
briarcliff memorial

Briarcliff Traditions: Memorial Day

In the early 1900’s in Briarcliff Manor, Memorial Day was not celebrated as it today.  As was the tradition in most communities, Memorial Day was a simpler holiday, with parades and community... Read more »
Randy Sarna of Briarcliff Interiors

In Briarcliff Manor…A Rockefeller, an Astor and Two Popes

Brooke Astor, David Rockefeller and The Vatican Embassy have something in common; all of them hired Randy Sarna of Briarcliff Interiors to decorate their residences. Randy has embellished the homes of many... Read more »
2013-2014-budget Briarcliff Manor

2013-2014 Village Budgets: Briarcliff

“The 2% cap is totally unfair to municipalities, because it does not cap expenses,” espouses Briarcliff Manor Village Manager Philip Zegarelli. “Nevertheless, [the Mayor and Town Board] have given me firm direction... Read more »
Briarcliff Has Heart Run 2011

Run For the Briarcliff Library – 6th Annual Memorial Day Run/Walk

It’s time again for the fun-filled Memorial Day Run/Walk in Briarcliff Manor!  Coordinated by the Friends of the Briarcliff Manor Public Library (the “Friends”), the 2013 chip-timed 5K (3.1 Mile) Run/2 Mile... Read more »
Briarcliff Manor Garden Club

Briarcliff Manor Garden Club May Events

Briarcliff Manor Garden Club will host “From Inspiration to Planting” with Donna Lassiter on Wednesday, May 8th and their Plant Sale on Saturday, May 11th. Read more »
Haymount House First Anniversary

In Briarcliff…Historic Haymount House Celebrates First Anniversary with New Executive Chef and Spring Menu

Haymount House, the historic property located in Briarcliff Manor, is celebrating a one-year anniversary after undergoing a complete floor-to-ceiling renovation last year. Haymount House operates a farm-to-table restaurant, Hudson at Haymount House,... Read more »