by Maria Ann Roglieri –
Students Collect Items for Hurricane Victims
Main Street School students did their part in making a difference in the world by collecting items for the victims of hurricanes Irma and Maria, which devastated communities in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean islands. 36 fourth-graders and 15 fifth-graders collected items, such as diapers, baby food, soap, toothpaste and toothbrushes, towels, batteries, flashlights, first aid supplies, and garbage bags.
Sleepy Hollow Producer Announces New Show
Jane Dubin is excited to announce that her theater company, Houses on the Moon, was selected to be part of New York Theater Workshop’s new initiative, Next Door at NYTW. Their show De Novo will run from 12/1 to 12/22 in NYC at 83 East 4th Street. For more information go to www.Houses OnTheMoon.org. In Broadway news, Jane is a co-producer of the new show Farinelli and the King, starring Mark Rylance, which begins performances on December 5th.
Irvington Presbyterian Church’s Annual Messiah Concert
The Messiah Concert will be on Sunday, December 10 at 4 p.m.
New Twitter Account for Tarrytown PD
The Tarrytown Police Department has opened its own Twitter account: #tarrytownpd. According to Chief John Barbalet, the purpose is to connect with millennials in the village.
Chanukah Village in Irvington
On December 17 from 1 to 4 p.m. at 101 Main St. in Irvington, you can experience Chanukah like never before. Stores will be offering Chanukah-themed activities including a horse-drawn carriage ride with Judah Maccabee, building a fidget dreidel, a holiday train ride, a giant gelt drop, Chanukah crafts, Chanukah nails, latkes, hot chocolate and more.