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Hastings-on-Hudson Resident to Bike 300+ Miles for Fundraiser

by Janine Annett– Robert Simmonds has deep roots in Hastings. Not only is he a lifelong resident of the village, his parents and grandparents also grew up here. Simmonds has been a patrol officer with the Hastings Police Department for nearly six years; before... More »


Hastings Flea Market Returns for 11th Year

  This story is from the Rivertowns Current by Janine Annett– Rivertowns residents don’t have to travel down to Brooklyn or up to Beacon to find one-of-a-kind items. During the spring and fall months, they can get all kinds of vintage and handcrafted items — p... More »


Andrus on Hudson Adopts a New Logo That Reflect its Values

Founded over 70 years ago on the Andrus family’s vision, we believe in treating each person within our community as part of our family, ensuring a sense of belonging and shared purpose. Our new logo, featured here, embodies this commitment, symbolizing the war... More »


Maker Hive Makes Space for Creativity

Maker Hive, on Warburton Avenue, has classes and workshops in a wide array of arts, crafts, and STEM activities     by Janine Annett-– Hastings-on-Hudson — Entering Maker Hive at 416 Warburton Avenue (just across the street from Antoinette’s Patisseriel), ther... More »


Purpl is Back With a Full Calendar of Events

The organization plans to foster potential, forge connections and bring fun to the Rivertowns by Janine Annett– Hastings-on-Hudson — The large purple building on Main Street that houses Purpl is a familiar sight to many Hastings residents as they head down to ... More »


Ideas Emerge to Close the Local News Gap in the Rivertowns

By Barrett Seaman– The January announcement of the closure of three local Westchester newspapers, including the Rivertowns Enterprise, has sparked concerns throughout the county about the disappearance of local news sources. More than a month later, those conc... More »


Deer Drive to Take Place in Hastings’ Hillside Woods

Hastings-on-Hudson – As part of the Hillside Woods Restoration Project, volunteers will help drive deer out of a 30-acre exclosure in Hillside Woods on March 16th (rain date: March 17th). The Conservation Commission is hoping to recruit at least 100 volunteers... More »

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The news that the Rivertowns Enterprise has suspended publication has rightly raised much concern—not only in the four villages that weekly paper has ably covered but among local news consumers generally. The owner of the Enterprise is also suspending two othe... More »



  Annual National Juried Photography Exhibition ‘Ordinary and Extraordinary’   Opening Reception Sunday Feb.4, 2024 2-5pm Location: 8 Main Street, Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, 10706 Gallery Hours: Thursdays & Fridays: 12:30 – 5:30 pm S... More »


Spotted Lanternfly Seen In Hastings-On-Hudson

From the Village of Tarrytown: Well folks, the spotted lanternfly is here on our doorstep, located in Hastings on Hudson. We knew this day would come. Those of us at the Village and on our volunteer committees have been tracking this destructive invasive speci... More »

Westchester District Attorney Miriam Rocah

Hastings Man Sentenced for Fatal Hit-and-Run in Dobbs Ferry

By Rick Pezzullo— A Hastings-on-Hudson man was sentenced Thursday to one year in jail in connection with a 2019 hit-and-run accident that left a 91-year-old Dobbs Ferry man dead. Johnny David Machado, 28, pled guilty in November to Leaving the Scene of an Acci... More »


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 »


River Spirit Reigns over Hastings’ Draper Park

A long, languid, sunny September day framed the second annual River Spirit Music & Arts Festival at Hastings on Hudson’s Draper Park Saturday, as crowds were treated to 22 different bands playing on two stages while arts, crafts and food were on sale around th... More »


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