Two rare snow leopard cubs (Panthera uncia) have made their public debut at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo. WCS’s Bronx Zoo is a world leader in snow leopard husbandry and participates in the Species Survival Plan, a cooperative breeding program designed to enhance the genetic viability of animal populations in zoos accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.Read more...
Traveling in the World of Tomorrow: The Future of Transportation at New York’s World’s Fairs through November 2The New York Transit Museum’s newest exhibition, Traveling in the World of Tomorrow: The Future of Transportation at New York’s World’s Fairs, celebrates the 50th and 75th anniversaries of the 1939 and 1964 Fairs.Read more...
"AUTUMN FROLIC" will take place on Saturday, September 13th at 7:30 pm at the Irvington High School Auditorium. This special concert will offer a high quality string quartet (two of the members play with the NY Philharmonic) and also a vocal quartet of singers from the Warsaw and Muenchen Philharmonic, the Lausanne Opera in Switzerland, the Moscow Philharmonic and the New York City Opera.Read more...
The Westchester County Department of Health has learned for the first time this year that a mosquito batch in has tested positive for West Nile Virus. The mosquito batch had been collected by County Health Department staff in New Rochelle and sent to New York State Department of Health for testing.Read more...
Astorino Seeks Nominations for 32nd Annual Senior Hall of Fame
Healthy Life Series Continues in September at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center
September 2014 Horticulture Prorams at Lasdon Park and Arboretum
Vendors Sought For Saxon Woods Garage Sale
With “indoor season” rapidly approaching, it’s time to free up some valuable space around your house by cleaning out those closets, basements and attics and head over to the Saxon Woods Garage Sale, Saturday, September 20, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Saxon Woods Pool in White Plains. Rain date is Sunday, September 21. Sponsored by Westchester County Parks, this sale is for individuals and families who want to sell their unwanted items, such as clothing, household items, furniture, toys, books and sporting goods.
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