Briarcliff Manor’s Rotary Club, 30 Years of Service

In the winter of 1981, the Rotary Club of Briarcliff Manor held its first fundraiser – a Christmas tree sale. Their total profit was $4.00.  “About one hundred trees were trucked in... Read more »
Road Closed in Briarcliff

A Quick Fix for Now. Briarcliff’s North State Road

On the west side of Route 9A is a very short stretch of North State Road which funnels into the downtown Village of Briarcliff. Read more »
Briarcliff's Hook & Ladder has been involved in commujnity affairs for 75 years, right up to this August's Community Blood drive.

Briarcliff Hook & Ladder 75th Anniversary Display & Reception on Sept 24th

On Saturday, September 24th, the Briarcliff Manor Hook & Ladder Company will open a special display at the Briarcliff Manor/ Scarborough Historical Society on the lower level of the Briarcliff Library. Historic... Read more »

Briarcliff Historical Society Fall Foliage Hudson Cruise

A river tradition in years past, the Briarcliff Manor/Scarborough Historical Society is renewing its popular fall cruise up the Hudson. At 3:00 pm on Sunday, October 9th, the M/V Commander – the... Read more »

Briarcliff Manor’s Neal Miller On Fiscal Prudence & Academic Excellence

As with any means of comparison, the source of the information is critical. When it comes to ranking school districts and high schools within New York State, one particular online source,,... Read more »
Bob Stein, Robert Klein, Matt Phillips, Santhe Phillips

Resident Robert Klein A Big Hit at Performance Hosted by The Club at Briarcliff Manor

Acclaimed comedian Robert Klein brought his unique and hilarious brand of humor to The Club at Briarcliff Manor, the region’s premier senior living community under development, which recently hosted a special VIP... Read more »
Jo-Ann Taylor

Jo-Ann Taylor — A Senior Teaching Exercise To Seniors

At age 69, Jo-Ann Taylor provides both motivation and inspiration for the students in her exercise classes at Club Fit in Briarcliff Manor. She is remarkably fit, youthful, enthusiastic and full of... Read more »
Village Manager Philip Zegarelli

Let the Water Flow… Briarcliff’s New Pump Station

Around the year 2000 when Briarcliff’s current Village Manager, Philip Zegarelli, was the Mayor of Sleepy Hollow, Keith Austin (then Mayor of Briarcliff) came to Zegarelli with a problem.  “Briarcliff Manor was... Read more »
Eileen O'Connor Weber, BHS 1936

Briarcliff High Honors Notable Past Grads

Since 1995, Briarcliff High School has celebrated the lives and careers of nearly 40 graduates from 1927 to 1988 by inducting them into the Hall of Distinguished Alumni. Yearly presentations are held... Read more »

Briarcliff Annexation Proposals

One of the things that has always intrigued me since moving to Briarcliff is the peculiar way in which locals make personal introductions. Whether it takes place at a backyard barbeque, grocery... Read more »