Peekskill

Blues Traveler Arrives in Westchester

Blues Traveler Arrives in Westchester

A quarter-century ago, the four original members of Blues Traveler, who had known each other since their early teens – John Popper, Chandler Kinchla, the late Bobby Sheehan and Brendan Hill – gathered in the basement of their drummer’s parents Princeton, NJ, home and the seeds were born for a band who have released a […]

First Peekskill Highlanders game in 1946
Photo courtesy: Bob Mayer

Old Timers Baseball Celebration

By Linda J. Bottjer Like the song of cicadas and an ice cream truck’s tune, the crack of a bat connecting to a baseball is an undeniable sound of summer. In Peekskill, starting on July 20, a three-day Old Timers Baseball Celebration will honor the rich legacy of minor leagues in Westchester County, the Hudson […]