Whenever I think of Greece, I think of cerulean blue seas, white stucco buildings, rocky coasts, mythology, beautiful people with supple olive complexions…and of course, food. Food, food, food – fresh seafood, grilled meats, Feta cheese, grapes, oh my! I have crossed the Whitestone Bridge on many an occasion to eat authentic Greek food in […]
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 […]
There are fundraisers, and then there are “fun”raisers. Two of Westchester’s Volunteer Fire Departments have certainly cornered the market on raising money the fun-fair way. At opposite ends of the county are the Yorktown Heights Fire Department and the Mamaroneck Fire Department. Both are staffed with volunteers, and both know how to throw a party.
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, […]