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Redistricting Commission Proposes (Not-So) New Map

By Barrett Seaman— After months of hearings and internal deliberations, the New York State Independent Redistricting Commission (NYIRC), led by Deputy Westchester County Executive Ken Jenkins, released its proposed Congressional voting districts for the 2024 e... More »


Irvington’s Gina Maher Makes It 800!

By Tom Pedulla–    They came to see a living legend accomplish a remarkable milestone on Feb. 1. They got what they came for.    In the final seconds of Irvington’s 48-27 rout of visiting Eastchester, fans in the overflow crowd rose to their feet and began cha... 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 »


Tarrytown Approves 7.8% Water Rate Increase

By Rick Pezzullo— The Tarrytown Board of Trustees this week approved a 7.8% increase for water rates, along with a rental fee for water meters. During the Jan. 16 board meeting, Village Administrator Richard Slingerland explained the village has not raised wat... More »


Suspect Arrested in Shooting of Sleepy Hollow Woman

By Rick Pezzullo— A 38-year-old man was arrested in the Bronx this morning in connection with the shooting of a woman at a residence on Chestnut St. in Sleepy Hollow Tuesday afternoon. According to Sleepy Hollow Police Chief Anthony Bueti, village police recei... More »


New Year Brings Higher Tolls on Cuomo Bridge

By Rick Pezzullo—- As the ball dropped in Times Square and the calendar turned to 2024, tolls on the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge went up for motorists for the first time since 2010. Beginning Jan. 1, the base NY E-ZPass rate to travel over the span increased fr... More »


Eileen Pilla, First Female Mayor of Tarrytown, Dies at 91

By Rick Pezzullo—- Eileen Patricia Pilla, the first female mayor of Tarrytown, died peacefully Dec. 18 at Cabrini of Westchester. She was 91. A Tarrytown native, Pilla proudly served for four years as a village trustee (1984-1987) before being elected mayor, a... More »


Voters Approve $87M Tarrytown Capital School Bond

By Rick Pezzullo— Voters in the Tarrytown School District were in a holiday spirit Tuesday as they overwhelmingly approved an $87 million capital school bond. According to unofficial results provided by the district, the bond was approved by a margin of 972 to... More »


$87M Tarrytown Capital School Bond on Ballot Tuesday

By Rick Pezzullo— Voters in the Tarrytown School District will be heading to the polls Tuesday to decide on an $87 million capital school bond. Voting on Dec. 12 will take place from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tarrytown residents will cast their votes at Washington Irvi... More »


Community Food Pantry Helps Residents in Need Year-Round

By Rick Pezzullo—  Two weeks before Thanksgiving, 410 families received a robust bag of groceries and a $20 gift certificate to buy a turkey or ham at the local C-Town Supermarket from the Community Food Pantry at The Christ Church in Tarrytown. Since Dec. 200... More »

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Villages, School District Awarded Grant for Safer Streets

By Rick Pezzullo— The trio collaboration of the villages of Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown and the Public Schools of the Tarrytowns has been awarded a $340,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to create a Safe Streets and Roads for All Action Plan... More »


Tarrytown Board of Trustees Candidates Tackle Issues at Forum

By Rick Pezzullo— Six candidates vying for three available seats on the Tarrytown Board of Trustees tackled a variety of issues during a League of Women Voters forum conducted on Zoom Oct. 12. Becky McGovern, a 16-year incumbent, is seeking another two-year te... More »


Brown, Zollo Square Off in Tarrytown Mayoral Forum

By Rick Pezzullo  Tarrytown Mayor Karen Brown and challenger Doug Zollo squared off last week in their only scheduled debate prior to the Nov. 7 election. The Oct. 12 online forum was led by the League of Women Voters. Brown, running on the Democratic line, is... More »


Mayoral Candidates in Dobbs Ferry Square Off in LOWV Forum

By Rick Pezzullo— Two of the three candidates vying for the mayoral seat in the Village of Dobbs Ferry on Nov. 7 took part last week in a forum hosted by the League of Women Voters (LOWV). Incumbent Vincent Rossillo, running on the Democratic line, is seeking ... More »


Sleepy Hollow Relishes Decisive Homecoming Game Win

By Tom Pedulla— As Sleepy Hollow players gathered in the end zone to celebrate their 31-13 victory against Briarcliff Saturday night, sophomore Aaron Aarpi made a statement with his crutch. Taking care not to put any pressure on his injured right foot, he held... More »

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