An Open Letter from the Mayor of Ossining

“Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in the world, but has not solved one yet.” ~Dr. Maya Angelou Ossining is still reacting to news of an incident that occurred yesterday... Read more »

Local and State Officials Draw Attention to Unsafe Condition on 9A Corridor

Briarcliff Mayor Steven Vescio convened a group of local and state officials, local first responders and residents to call attention to the deplorable conditions on Route 9A in Briarcliff Manor and Ossining.... Read more »

Sen. Carlucci, Ossining Town Supervisor Levenberg & Uber Encourage People to Take Advantage of Early Voting 

Uber Offering $10 off Rides to Early Voting Sites Sen. David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester), Ossining Town Supervisor Dana Levenberg, and Uber reminded residents that early voting begins Saturday, October 26th and runs through Sunday, November... Read more »

Familiar Themes from Mister Rogers’ Guide Ossining Educators

Echoes of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood in Ossining!  On August 29, during Ossining’s Opening Day assembly for teachers, administrators, and staff, Superintendent Dr. Raymond Sanchez unveiled the district’s back to school video, Mister Sanchez’s Neighborhood. Sanchez walks into his... Read more »

Modern Times, Ethics, and a New-Fangled Approach to Teaching Children 

The Ethical Culture Society of Northern Westchester (ESNW), a humanist congregation dedicated to ethical living, is applying the principles of Narrative Medicine in their Ethics for Children Sunday School Program to help children and their parents navigate the dicey and sometimes divisive topics of... Read more »

Original Flamenco Performance Coming to Bethany

Featuring a cast of fierce and female flamenco dancers and musicians, “Nosotras Somos…” is an original Flamenco production created by artistic director Rebeca Tomas. The show pays tribute to female empowerment and showcases choreographies that range from traditional flamenco... Read more »

Ossining Little Free Library Ribbon Cutting

On September 27, the Ossining PTA and Ossining Union Free School District (OUFSD) welcomed their new Little Free Libraries into the Ossining community with a ribbon cutting and reading ceremony. Members of... Read more »

The Ossining School District to Launch Saturday Explore & Learn Program

Chess for Beginners, Educational Kickboxing, Improv Theatre and Raising a Reader are some of the classes offered in the Ossining School District’s exciting new Saturday Explore & Learn program. The first cycle... Read more »

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 »

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 »