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Point/Counterpoint – Bike Lanes and Broadway

Let’s Move Forward on Bike Lanes for Broadway Let’s Go Slow on Bike Lanes Before Acting Let’s Move Forward on Bike Lanes for Broadway by Daniel Convissor –  The rivertowns are collaborating on the Route 9 Active Transportation study. This process has stimulated discussion in Tarrytown on how to make Broadway work for everybody, thereby bolstering our businesses and safety. ... Read More »

New Bridge Should Be Named the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Bridge

|by Stefan Lonce and M.H. Fryburg| (Guest Commentary) We think that the new Tappan Zee Bridge should be named the FRANKLIN AND ELEANOR ROOSEVELT BRIDGE, to honor the Hudson Valley natives who were the two most important and influential 20th century Americans. That’s why the 4 A BETTER WESTCHESTER + NYS ASSOCIATION, INC., a nonprofit we co-founded, hired Arnold Linhardt, ... Read More »

Trip to Cuba was Enlightening

As the Obama administration moves to widen relations with Cuba, more Americans are visiting the island nation under the existing restrictive travel rules. Tarrytown resident Maddy Simon describes her visit in this article. |  by Maddy Simon  | I visited Cuba for one week earlier this year with a group of 49 adults and children. Our trip was organized by ... Read More »