Chamber music lovers are in for a triple treat this spring when Friends of Music Concerts, Inc. presents three concerts in April and May. Performances will be held in Kusel Auditorium at Sleepy Hollow High School, 210 North Broadway (Route 9) in Sleepy Hollow, with the exception of the April 18 performance, which will be at the Briarcliff High School Auditorium, located at 444 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510.
One of the reasons Westchester and its surrounding communities is such a great place to live and work is the large number of dedicated volunteers who are committed to making a difference. To honor this outstanding service to the community, Volunteer New York! will give special recognition to eight individuals and groups who have gone above and beyond in donating their time and talent to volunteer activities that strengthen the fabric of the region.
Muscoot Farm is an early-1900s interpretive farm that is open year-round and offers a full schedule of programs for families, as well as group tours, farmyard visits and hayrides by reservation. The following are Muscoot Farm's Family Programs for the remainder of March.
St. Christopher’s Marching Cobras Band Directors Capture First-Hand Excitement from Big Academy Award Wins for BirdmanThe buzz around the Academy Awards is a trending topic, but especially in Dobbs Ferry, as St. Christopher’s, Inc. celebrates the multi-Oscar win for Birdman, the movie from which their marching band was featured. Birdman won four Oscars, including Best Picture.Read more...
Ken Wray and Team Win by a Wide Margin in Sleepy Hollow
In the Village of Sleepy Hollow current Mayor Ken Wray was re-elected along with the team Unite Sleepy Hollow Trustees running with him. Below are the unofficial tallies from the County Board of Elections.
Tarrytown Democrats Remain in Control After Election
The Westchester County Board of Elections posted these unofficial results for the Village of Tarrytown. Current Mayor Drew Fixell was re-elected as was his Board of Trustees who ran unopposed. Mayor Candidate Paul Janos was defeated.
Metro-North Offers Discount Rail Getaway to Auto Show
MTA Metro-North Railroad is selling discount rail and admission packages to the popular NY International Auto Show at the Jacob Javits Convention Center Friday, April 3 to Sunday, April 12.
Irvington Middle School French Club Raises $5K for Doctors Without Borders
Irvington Middle School’s French Club shared its enthusiasm for French culture as part of National French Week, and as a result, raised $5,000 for non-profit organization Médecins Sans Frontières, or Doctors Without Borders.
“This was the 12th year we have celebrated National French Week,’ said club advisor Deanna Tessler. “This year’s donation was the largest ever in the 12 years.”
The new Briarcliff Community Center which will be attached to the Briarcliff Public Library, is on schedule. According to Phil Zegarelli, Village Manager, Briarcliff received several good bids on the project. Read more..