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Where We Worship: The Church of St. Barnabas, Irvington

by Barrett Seaman  – The old joke is that Episcopalians have their own Eleventh Commandment: Thou shalt not eat thine entrée with a salad fork. Once the church of choice for the country’s cultural and political elite, the Episcopal Church, the American branch ... More »

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Hudson Independent Forum Examines Current State of Journalism

by Robert Kimmel –  It was clear from the beginning of The Hudson Independent’s Warner Library forum, entitled “Invasion of the Truth Snatchers: American Journalism in an Age of Bubbles, Tweets and Fake News,” that the state of the news business is not good. “... More »

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Tarrytown Music Hall to Launch Summer Programs for Youth

  by Rick Pezzullo –  The Tarrytown Music Hall is teaming up with theater educator Peter Royston to offer summer workshops to aspiring youth. The Music Hall Academy, utilizing traditional concepts of creative mentorship, will help youngsters develop vital life... More »

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Teen Travel Camp Being Offered in Sleepy Hollow

by Kevin Brown –  Seizing on a missing opportunity for local kids who are too old for summer camp but too young to work over the summer, Matt Arone, Sleepy Hollow Recreation Superintendent, is trying out a something new in town.  For kids entering 7th, 8th or ... More »

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1. Winners of the Sleepy Hollow Recreation Easter Egg Hunt pose with their goodies. 2. The Black Women’s March on April 8, organized by 100Sistas and Black Lives Matter Hudson Valley, drew hundreds of participants to Tarrytown. 3. Tarrytown Mayor Drew Fixell j... More »

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Riverkeeper’s “Sweep” Cleanup Campaign Scheduled for May 5.

By Robert Kimmel –  Two thousand volunteers are expected to participate in the 7th Annual Riverkeeper Sweep, Saturday, May 5, cleaning up the shorelines of the Hudson River at more than 100 locations along the river and its tributaries.  The sweep this year in... More »

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Tarrytown’s 6-6 Named “Flotilla of the Year” by Coast Guard

by Alexander Roberts –  At a Change of Watch Ceremony in Ossining on March 18, Tarrytown’s Flotilla 6-6 was named “2017 Flotilla of the Year” by the U.S. Coast Guard. The honor singled out Tarrytown’s volunteer Coast Guard Auxiliary from among all of the floti... More »

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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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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 »