The Gordon Parks Foundation announces the opening of a new exhibition at 48 Wheeler Avenue in Pleasantville, New York. ‘Voices in the Mirror,’ a showcase of five past student recipients of Gordon Parks Scholarships, opens on Saturday, April 15. The Gordon Parks Foundation’s Scholarship Program was created in 2009 in partnership with significant arts education […]
On Saturday, July 9, 2011, the rock radio station, 107.1 The Peak, the Village of Pleasantville, and Westchester Medical Center present the 7th Annual Pleasantville Music Festival. This is one of the greatest music festivals around, because it combines the small-town and friendly feel of the Village of Pleasantville with premium, world-class musicians and bands.
The July 4th holiday is our National Independence Day. It is a day Americans celebrate with pride, pomp and circumstance. Did you know that two of the most important battles of the Revolutionary War were fought in Westchester? Our county saw more fighting and battle than any other location in the country. It was our […]
Well, its here again. That time of year when we honor the Dads in our lives. Our fathers, husbands, Grandfathers, brothers, uncles and friends. Maybe even the occasional son-in-law. Each year we agonize over what to get Dad, where to take him, and what to do to celebrate his day. And every year…without fail, […]
It seems I am always the one to plan an outing with friends. So, when an old friend contacted me to make plans for a couple’s night out, I was relieved to leave it to her. That relief waned a bit when she told me we had reservations at a Mexican restaurant in Briarcliff. We […]
A few years ago Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. in Pleasantville was a hidden gem in the craft beer scene. However, in only 4 short years and several GABF Awards later, this brewery has become one of the top breweries in the country. With 15 annual styles under their belt, Captain Lawrence has beers for any […]