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Stone Barns’ James Ford Dead at 53

The following was posted yesterday on the web site of Pocantico Hills’ Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture, one of the nation’s leading exemplars of farm-to-table gastronomy and sustainable agriculture.   “All of us at Stone Barns Center mourn the loss o... More »


Lights of Liberty Shine at Sleepy Hollow’s Kendal on Hudson

On the eve of a weekend when federal immigration enforcement officers were poised to apprehend thousands of undocumented immigrants in ten American cities, opponents of the Trump administration’s hard-line policies expressed their displeasure in various ways. ... More »


After 107 Years, The “Y” Will Be Leaving 62 Main Street

By Barrett Seaman For more than a century, the Tarrytown Y has been operating on south Main Street, where over the years it has worked to keep up with changing times–new trends in fitness, new demands for child care, which has become one of its largest program... More »


Irvington Approves Upgrades for Matthiessen Park

by Katherine Cain –  Last month, the Irvington Board of Trustees approved the budget for updating Matthiessen Park, with construction likely to start next spring. The biggest changes to the park will be modernizing the playground to include three age-appropria... More »


Activists Gather at Patriots Park to Protest Immigrant Treatment

The messages were clear and to the point: “No Kids in Cages,” “Close the Camps,” “Say It Loud and Say it Clear, Refugees are Welcome Here.” The local “flash party” to protest U.S. Immigration Service treatment of asylum seekers at the southern border was organ... More »


RV Blaze Stops New Bridge Traffic—And Then Some—For Hours

by Barrett Seaman A fire broke out onboard a recreational vehicle as it crossed the Mario Cuomo Bridge just before 3:30 p.m. Monday afternoon, heading west. The blaze and black smoke were visible for miles as rush hour traffic built up and eventually stopped d... More »


Residents Favor a Vibrant Downtown Dobbs Ferry

by Abby Luby –  A year’s worth of surveys and testimonials on how to invigorate downtown Dobbs Ferry was presented to the Dobbs Ferry Board of Trustees in mid-May. Raven David, Coordinator of the Dobbs Ferry Downtown Improvement Task Force, highlighted the sal... More »


Marina Opposed in Sleepy Hollow Comp Plan

by Rick Pezzullo –  A public hearing on the Village of Sleepy Hollow’s long-awaited Comprehensive Plan and Local Waterfront Revitalization Program was held May 28 at Village Hall. About 50 residents crammed into the meeting room to address the Board of Trustee... More »


SH Middle School Student Hit by Car Slowly Recovering

by Rick Pezzullo –  A Sleepy Hollow Middle School student who was hit by a car May 2 while walking home from school is slowly recovering from serious injuries she suffered that had her in a medically induced coma. Xiomara Chimbo, 13, has been transferred to Bl... More »