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Hastings Man Pleads Guilty in Fatal Dobbs Ferry Hit-and-Run

By Rick Pezzullo-  A Hastings-on-Hudson man has pled guilty in a 2019 hit-and-run crash that killed an elderly man in Dobbs Ferry.  Johnny Machado, 28, appeared in State Supreme Court Tuesday before Justice Barry Warhit and pled guilty to leaving the scene of ... More »

New In Dobbs Ferry: A Separate Sewer Tax

By Robert Kimmel–            Dobbs Ferry property owners have begun receiving bills on a village service never before separately taxed: its sewer system. The Village Board of Trustees last March adopted the tax charge in conjunction with what it labeled the Se... More »

First-Time Voter on the Day She Became Eligible

It just so happens that Emma Listokin, a senior at The Masters School, turned 18 on November 3rd, which just happens to be Election Day. Thus eligible in a nick of time, she went down to Dobbs Ferry High School right after school let out Tuesday, walked right ... More »

Opposition Grows To Racist T-Shirt Message Found in Dobbs Ferry

By Robert Kimmel– Growing disapproval of the racist message inscribed on T-shirts left at the homes of several Black and Asian-American families in Dobbs Ferry last week led to an anti-racist waterfront rally attended by several hundred local residents. Suppor... More »

David “Scotty” Shevlin, 84

Remembered most for his play-by-play broadcast of Dobbs Ferry High School “Eagles” football games in the village’s Gould Park, Scotty Shevlin passed away on Thursday, July 9, following a stroke. He had been in poor health for several years. Under the stricture... More »

The Masters School Class of 2020

Jonas Eric Abady Sinan A. Aksu Dara Jolie Anhouse Maya Aninagyei Asante Lawrence Azzariti Zachary Thomas Barnet Alexandria Batson Julia Bavaro Sofia Sloane Benson Riley Jaye Block Anna Y. Bluhdorn Alexa M. Boglitz Timothy Borowiec Madison Burton Eiler Byberi J... More »

Valet Parking Now A Prospect For Dobbs Ferry’s Restaurants

By Barrett Seaman It’s not news that there is a shortage of parking in the rivertowns. But it is news when a local restaurateur, owner of Dobbs Ferry’s The Rare Bit, comes up with a plan to help reduce congestion AND help local businesses, including his own. A... More »

A Grand Opening

The Pallas Kundalini Yoga & Meditation owner and lead teacher Shakti Sita Kaur was joined by the Rivertown’s Chamber of Commerce and Dobbs Ferry Mayor Vincent Rossillo at the grand opening of its studio’s storefront on 77 Main Street in Dobbs Ferry on January ... More »

Two Different “Hideaway” Spots for Dining in Dobbs Ferry

Food for Thought by Linda Viertel –  Sweet and Savory As of January 2020, Mix on Main in Dobbs Ferry will be known as Sweet and Savory (visit: And, with the restaurant’s new name, owner/chefs Samantha and Steve Lopez will be serving b... More »