The Melisseus Honeybee Research and Education Initiative is teaming up with the John Jay Homestead (New York State Parks) – in Katonah, NY and the Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining, NY to offer a beekeeping school. The school consists of 13 workshops held during the 2013 growing season. Each workshop will consist of an hour [...]
The Charles L. Brieant Community Center (CBCC), named after U.S. Federal Court Judge and Ossining resident, will host its third annual fundraising dinner on Thursday, October 25, 2012, at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown, NY. The gala will honor retiring New York State Senator Suzi Oppenheimer for her 28 years of service [...]
Did you know that Westchester County is home to some of the top junior tennis players in the country? With competitive youth tennis programs, players are gaining access to renowned instructors and state-of-the-art tennis facilities. This month, the Happening Kid spotlight is on one of those talented youth players- Jamie Loeb, a 17 year-old from [...]
by Matt Tomasino Westchester is full of alternative therapy options that parallel some of the world’s renowned modalities across the globe. Local practitioners work amongst Westchester residents who may be unaware of the talents that surround them, however each year those that search for alternative remedies dramatically increases. According to a 2011 report by The World [...]
The ultimate summer celebration is almost here- Independence Day 2012. Don’t let the fact that it falls on a Wednesday get you down. There is plenty to do around town! Check out your 2012 Westchester Independence Day Guide below.
With the Holidays and Valentine’s Day behind us, there is still one thing left to celebrate before St. Pat’s and Easter/Passover and that is…MAPLE SYRUP! Did you know that March is Maple Sugaring Season in the Northeast? This time of year, discover FRESH maple syrup in and around Westchester. Check out the following events taking [...]