Remembering Irvington’s Ibbets Knapp

After a full and beautiful life, “Ibbets” Knapp, a long time resident of Irvington-on-Hudson, died peacefully on May 11, 2010 at Kendal-on-Hudson in Sleepy Hollow, with loving family by her side. Ibbets... Read more »
Irvington School Superintendent Kathleen Matuziak

Proposed Irvington School Budget Nips and Tucks to Minimize Tax Increase

After a winter of discontent which included floating the idea of consolidating schools, packed and heated Board of Education meetings, a unique up-close-and-personal look into the administration, and a lot of online... Read more »

Irvington School Administration Lays Everything On The Table

It is no secret that debate over the upcoming Irvington School Budget has opened a lot of wounds in this tightly-knit community, with some parents venting frustration and anger at Superintendent Matuziak’s... Read more »
Irvington High School, Irvington, NY

Irvington…Tensions Rise in Emotionally Charged School Board Meeting

It started out innocently enough. At the February 2nd Irvington Board of Education Public Meeting, Irvington Superintendent, Dr. Kathleen Matuziak, presented her recommendation on the possible merger of the Dows Lane and... Read more »
Irvington 4th Annual Spelling Bee

Irvington Library Spelling Bee – Bee Team victory!

The Irvington Town Hall Theater was packed on Friday, January 29th, with eager spelling aficionados there to witness the passion, drama, and intrigue that made up the 4th Annual Friends of the... Read more »

2009 – 2010 Irvington Business Improvement Committee

The Irvington Business Improvement Committee, affectionately known as IBIC, is comprised of a diverse group of Irvington residents. Disappointed to see empty storefronts dotting the beautiful views on Main Street, sixteen volunteers... Read more »

December in Irvington… Making a List & Checking it Twice

In early summer we met with Larry Schopfer, Irvington’s Village Administrator, and he prioritized a “First Tier” list of important issues the Mayor and Board of Trustees were working on. It’s roughly... Read more »

4th Annual Community-Wide Spelling Bee & “Memorable Library Memories” Campaign

Tickets are now on sale for BEE 4, the Fourth Annual Community-Wide Spelling Bee, on January 29, 2010, at the Irvington Town Hall Theatre. Tickets ($7 each) for this popular library fundraiser... Read more »

In Irvington…, Chainsaws Cut Deep

Power companies across the United States have been criticized for what consumers see as extended periods of time without electricity after major storms. Downed trees caused by wind, heavy rains or icing... Read more »

Friends of the Irvington Library, Spelling Bee Team Registration: Ongoing through 2009

You can register now for the Fourth Annual Community-Wide Spelling Bee, to be held on Friday, January 29, 2010 at the Irvington Town Hall Theater, 7 p.m. Read more »