Month: September 2017

Dr. Wendy S. Harpham is the featured speaker at the 19th Annual Gayle K. Lee Health Awareness Luncheon. Contributed photo

Cancer Support Team to host annual luncheon

Cancer Support Team, CST, is hosting its 19th Annual Gayle K. Lee Health Awareness Luncheon on Oct. 12 at a new location: the Mamaroneck Beach and Yacht Club.  This year’s presentation begins at 11:30 a.m. with featured speaker Dr. Wendy S. Harpham, who will be discussing the healing power of […]

The Westchester County Health Department is offering free flu shots to college students and residents. Photo courtesy

Astorino announces free flu shots for residents

Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino announced that the Westchester County Health Department will give free flu shots to college students and residents at two locations next month in Valhalla and White Plains. “Sign up for a flu shot today,” Astorino said. “The earlier you get your flu shot, the […]

A fall carnival and resistance on film

A fall carnival and resistance on film

Back by popular demand, Harrison’s Elementary Enrichment Committee is hosting their third annual Fall Carnival to benefit enrichment programs at all four of our district’s elementary schools. Games, food and rides will be featured at Louis M. Klein Middle School on Friday, Sept. 22 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.; […]

Resolve, of the U.S., will defend his title at the Yonkers International Trot on Oct. 14. at Yonkers Empire City Casino. Contributed photo

7 trotters accept International Trot invitation

Seven world-class trotters from six countries have accepted invitations to the 2017 $1 million Yonkers International Trot on Saturday, Oct. 14, at Empire City Casino. Last year’s champion, Resolve, of the U.S., will be defending his title in the 1¼-mile classic. Trainer-driver Ake Svanstedt, who steered the American flag-carrier to […]

The Painters On Location even sold 51 paintings, raising more than $35,000.

Painters On Location raises money for arts center

If you took a stroll on Sept. 15 or 16, you may have spotted one of the 35 artists who set out to paint local landmarks, landscapes, and seascapes for The Rye Arts Center’s 14th Painters On Location, sponsored by Houlihan Lawrence. Some artists set their up easels downtown on […]