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“Our Asian-styled building alerts us to other cultures and lands, and it reminds us that we are part of a bigger world, an interconnected world.” This is how Maryknoll Brother John Blazo describes the awe inspiring 210,000-square-foot Seminary Building on the Maryknoll Campus in Ossining.
When Christopher Borsari was offered the position of Superintendent of Schools for the Public Schools of the Tarrytowns, he didn’t need to go to great lengths to learn about the District. He previously served as principal of Sleepy Hollow Middle School from 2006-2008, and that experience left a lasting impression. “I left [Sleepy Hollow Middle School] because I got the opportunity to become a high school principal, which was something I’d always wanted to do,” he explains.
Halloween season in Sleepy Hollow Country begins earlier than ever this year – Friday, Sept. 30! That’s when The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze® opens for an unprecedented 32-night run. Horseman’s Hollow, Irving’s “Legend,” and Legend Behind the “Legend” follow on Friday, Oct. 7, and together with the Blaze are likely to draw more than 170,000 visitors to the tri-state area’s largest Halloween-inspired happenings.Read more...
When it comes to outdoor activities, one can find a multitude of items to place on his or her itinerary. However, it may be hard to choose which activities you will partake in, so let me help you out . . . Take a Hike! Hiking is one of the best ways to disconnect oneself from all the confines of social media and the stressors of everyday monotony. For the more adventurous individual looking for a challenging day trip or for the family looking for a beautiful vacation, one need not look further than the Adirondack High Peaks region.
Latest, Greatest and Last
By now the words “Hudson Harbor” have become all but synonymous with Tarrytown’s scenic and storied waterfront. The classic silhouettes of townhomes and carriage houses combined with modern glass-clad condominiums have created an enticing community which continues to attract singles, couples and families in search of a simpler and simultaneously more connected life. This is evidenced by Hudson Harbor’s recent foray into neighboring Sleepy Hollow, where 80% of the residences within the walls of the luxury lifestyle provider’s most recent offering have sold.
Tarrytown’s First Music School Celebrates its 40th Anniversary
On Sunday, September 25, at 3:30pm, The Mozartina Musical Arts Conservatory will celebrate its 40th anniversary with a faculty concert at The Tarrytown Music Hall. Anna Fitzgerald (bassoon), Chris Funke (guitar), Amy Glover (clarinet), Yolanda Johnson (voice), Rebecca Kuehl (flute), Oxana Mikhailoff (piano), and Mia Theodoratus (harp) will perform a program spanning the solo suites of Bach to Beethoven and Tchiakovsky, chamber music of Bartok and Handel, and an exciting array of Brazilian Samba and Choro.