BARDA Procures Regeneron’s Regn-Eb3 Investigational Ebola Treatment for National Preparedness

REGN-EB3 is a novel anti-viral antibody cocktail developed using the same rapid response technologies as REGN-COV2, Regeneron’s investigational COVID-19 antibody cocktail Tarrytown-based Regeneron Pharmaceuticals announced that the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA),... Read more »

Rotary Clubs Fill a Need to Feed 

Loss of jobs and income have placed enormous stress on many citizens, challenging their ability to provide basic necessities such as food for their families.    As with many civic organizations, Rotary... Read more »

Her Blessed Life Is a Blessing to Others 

The year 1920 “was the worst time in Ireland,” says Sister Canice, R.S.H.M., of Marymount College and Convent in Tarrytown. “Peace with England wasn’t secured until 1922.”   She recalls the British soldiers as “the black and tans,” and to this day despairs of the division of Ireland into 32 counties.   The well-told tale of... Read more »

Police Chiefs Talk Protests and Peaceful Co-existence 

Communities across the nation have recently seen the streets erupt in protest against racial injustice, and the mostly tranquil towns along the Hudson have been no exceptions.    Since the death of George Floyd at the hands... Read more »

Two Sages Equal One Emotion-filled Music Video

When she was six years old, Tarrytown resident Morgan Sage discovered her happy place: the ice rink. Spending multiple hours on the ice nearly every day throughout the past four years, 10-year-old... Read more »

My 47-Year Journey to the Cuomo Bridge Bike Path 

  The opening of the new shared bike/pedestrian trail on the Mario Cuomo Bridge is a dream come true for me.   It takes me back to 1973, when I persuaded the Westchester County Board of Legislators... Read more »

Rallying the River Towns

  Not since the ‘60s has America seen social activism as impassioned, determined, and perpetual as we have witnessed these past historic weeks.   That tumultuous era’s unrest was to protest an unpopular... Read more »

Heartfelt Art Space Welcomes Artists – and Everyone Else

Down-to-earth, funny, and passionate are three good ways to describe business partners Jane Kang-Lawrence and Monica Carrier. The pair ascribe their co-founding of contemporary art venue Peep Space to nothing less than magical happenstance.   They opened in June in downtown Tarrytown, after having crossed paths a few years ago in typical fashion — through their children – and discovering how much they... Read more »

Institutes of Applied Human Dynamics Honors Essential Workers with Virtual Fundraising Event

“Honoring Our Heroes” pays tribute to the unsung heroes of the Coronavirus Pandemic On June 30, Tarrytown-based The Institutes of Applied Human Dynamics, Inc. (IAHD) honored their essential workers who fought on... Read more »

Salvatore DiPillo: Long-Time Area Resident, Dies at 93

Salvatore DiPillo – (10/17/1926-06/30/2020) Was called Home to God at the age of 93. Cherished husband of Rita (nee) Levesque. Beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews. Proud godfather to 13 godchildren... Read more »