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Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow Earth Day Plans Shape Up

by Dean Gallea –  Mark your calendars for one – or more – of the Earth Day events on Saturday, April 21st in and around Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow. Rain date will be the following day. The Tarrytown Environmental Advisory Council (TEAC), in cooperation with t... More »

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Calendar – In Our Libraries

April 2018 Events at the Irvington Public Library The following events will be held at the Irvington Public Library, 12 South Astor St. Info: Call 591-7840 or e-mail irvref@wlsmail.org. Mondays throughout the month: “Morning Yoga with Nicole” will be held at t... More »

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Tarrytown Comprehensive Plan: 3rd Workshop Held

by Robert Kimmel More than 120 residents attended the third and final Tarrytown Comprehensive Plan workshop late last month at Warner Library as the Plan’s team gathered more public input. The presentation for the plan can be found online at  www.tarrytownconn... More »

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Local Students Join Nationwide “Walkout” Against Gun Violence

 by Barrett Seaman  – Joining millions of their peers around the country one month to the day after the slaughter of 17 students at Parkland, Florida’s Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School, middle and high school students in Irvington, Tarrytown and Sleepy Ho... More »

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Irvington and Tarrytown Schools Reviewing Security Measures

By Robert Kimmel –  In the wake of the Florida school shooting, and recent similar tragedies, school district leaders in Irvington and Tarrytown are reviewing existing security measures within their schools. “Over the last five-and-a-half years, we’ve institut... More »

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Anti-Gun Violence Demonstration Planned by Rivertown Students

By Robert Kimmel –  Hundreds of students in the rivertowns will demonstrate their support for tougher gun laws and their sympathy for the victims of the Parkland, Florida school massacre last month, when clocks read 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 14. Sleepy Hollo... More »

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In Our Libraries

The following events have been scheduled for March at the Warner Library, 121 N. Broadway in Tarrytown. For more information, call 631-7734 or visit warnerlibrary.org. Thursday, March 1 at 2 p.m. Video – Library of Congress Gershwin Prize –An all-star tribute ... More »

Open Door Unveils New Larger Location in Sleepy Hollow

By Rick Pezzullo –  It has often been said that good things come to those who wait. That is certainly the case with Open Door Family Medical Centers and its new location at 300 North Broadway in Sleepy Hollow. After four years of planning and overcoming severa... More »

Local Immigrants Face Changes

Vanessa Merton is tired. Not end-of-a-long-day tired, but rather the deep exhaustion from a day that never ends. Professor Merton directs a small team at the Immigration Justice Clinic of the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University. Armed with caffeine... More »

Poetry in the Pavement Winners Selected by HVWC

By Robert Kimmel –  Walking along Riverside Drive in Sleepy Hollow’s Philipse Manor neighborhood this spring could be a literary experience for you.  Glancing at the pavement, your eyes will catch some unusual engravings in the cement.  You’ll be looking at an... More »