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Regeneron in Trials with Potential COVID-19 Treatment

By Barrett Seaman Tarrytown-based Regeneron Corporation announced on Monday that it has launched a clinical program to evaluate the effectiveness of Kevzara® (sarilumab) as a treatment for severe COVID-19 infections. The double-blind Phase 2/3 trial plans to e... More »

iana Loja, Village of Sleepy Hollow Community Liaison, coordinated a Census 2020 media event February 23 for Spanish-language media outlets and many other print and social media entities.
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Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown Join Forces on Census 2020

by Char Weigel  –      The first mailing of Census 2020 may not reach households until mid-March, but the villages of Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown are already at work to ensure a successful and complete count. The Sleepy Hollow-Tarrytown Census 2020 Committee i... More »

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Pathway Through Tarrytown’s Wilson Park Draws Neighbors’ Ire

by Barrett Seaman –  Suburban parks tend to have walking paths, benches—perhaps a gazebo. Not so Wilson Park, an 11-acre expanse of natural greenery sitting atop the hill overlooking Tarrytown and the Hudson River. Until recently, only its regularly mown grass... More »

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Security Camera Registration Gains Slowly in Tarrytown

by Robert Kimmel –  Access to video from home security cameras as a method to help police solve crimes is rising across the country, and Tarrytown is among the municipalities using that process. It led to the arrest of a suspect charged with a series of burgla... More »

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The Family YMCA at Tarrytown: A Valued Community Resource

by Barbara Moroch –  Any time there is a community need, we have been there to lend a hand and help our neighbors,” said Lesa Dalton, Associate Executive Director of the Family YMCA at Tarrytown. Indeed, the Y’s roots go back to 1903, and since that time, the ... More »

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Robbery Scene for TV Filmed at Citibank Building

by Robert Kimmel –  Bright lights flashed onto the windows and exterior of the Citibank building at 2 South Broadway in Tarrytown last month as a robbery was taking place inside. The robbery was a filmed scene for the new CBS Television series “FBI: Most Wante... More »

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Curbside Food Scrap Pickup Coming

The Town of Greenburgh and its five villages are slated to get a new service starting later this year or early next: curbside pickup of food scraps. It will start as a pilot program and hopefully expand to all residents. But the town needs to gauge the level o... More »

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TV Show to Film At Tarrytown Location

By Robert Kimmel           The long-vacated Citibank building at 2 South Broadway in Tarrytown is going to be put into use this coming week, but only on a very temporary basis.  It will be used to film a bank robbery scene for the new CBS television series “FB... More »

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Local Students Named Finalists in Major Science Competition

By Robert Kimmel  Three local students were among 300 students named as semifinalists in the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2020, described as “ the nation’s oldest and most prestigious science and math competition for high school seniors.” Tess Kaplan and Sa... More »

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Tarrytown Waterfront Zoning Woes and Misunderstandings

by W.B. King –  In November, Tarrytown’s Planning Board received a proposal from a developer calling for a hotel, marina and residential complex on the waterfront causing considerable outcry from concerned residents. A few weeks later, the Board of Trustees he... More »

1868 map of Tarrytown by By http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/beers.txt - This file was provided to Wikimedia Commons by Geographicus Rare Antique Maps, a specialist dealer in rare maps and other cartography of the 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, as part of a cooperation project., Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=14690145
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Residents Invited to Help Plan Tarrytown’s Sesquicentennial

The year was 1870.  Ulysses S. Grant was President.  The country was recovering from the Civil War and had recently passed the 15th Amendment prohibiting state and federal governments from denying the right to vote based on race.    New York City’s first subwa... More »

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Alleged Tarrytown Serial Burglar Apprehended

They got him. The suspect in five Tarrytown burglaries that took place between Christmas and New Year’s Eve was tracked down and arrested in Yonkers by Tarrytown Police, with the help of the Greenburgh Drug and Alcohol Task Force. Tuesday afternoon, January 7,... More »

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Cuban Cuisine Finds a Familial Home on Tarrytown’s Main Street

by W. B. King –  While walking the streets of Cuba in 2015, Bebe Gonzalez was so inspired by the food and culture of his ancestral homeland that he had an epiphany. “I always wanted to open a restaurant that would keep the Cuban traditions and recipes alive th... More »

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Tarrytown Housing Task Force Takes a Comprehensive View

by Alexander Roberts –  With a number of projects on the drawing board or in the approvals process, Tarrytown has established a committee to use a comprehensive approach to housing development and affordability. The Housing Affordability Task Force grew out of... More »

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Tarrytown Discloses Cost of Parking Space

The price tag for Tarrytown’s purchase of more than half of the parking lot space adjacent to Citibank’s still vacant building at 1 North Broadway was $475,000, village officials have disclosed. The recent acquisition has allowed the village to continue to mai... More »