Author: Sibylla Chipaziwa

Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway is home to the first annual Lohud Food Truck Mash-Up.
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Empire City Casino to host first Westchester Wingfest

Westchester County is finally going to pay homage to the chicken wing, as Empire City Casino and Westchester Magazine will join forces to hold the first ever Wingfest on Saturday, Sept. 16. Erin Murphy, Empire’s communications director, said given football season is officially underway, Wingfest made sense, calling beer, football […]

Fine art gallery opens new space
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Fine art gallery opens new space

When you have a lot of time on your hands, you might want to explore a passion that may turn into a new career. That’s what happened to Kenny Ackerman, the owner, founder and director of Ackerman’s Fine Art in Purchase, who opened the gallery in 2011. “There’s really nobody […]

One draw to Siegel Bros. Wine & Spirits has to be the Cruvinet, a system that keeps opened wine fresh for up to 45 days. Photo/Sibylla Chipaziwa
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3 bros. revive century-old family business

If you are looking for sustainable meats, or for one of the largest collections of bourbon and whiskey in Westchester, consider a visit to Siegel Bros. The joint food and alcohol venture, Siegel Bros. Marketplace and Wine & Spirits, opened last fall in two neighboring locations in downtown Mount Kisco, […]

The Nunzio Saviano Salon opened its second location at White Plains’ Ritz-Carlton Westchester in March. Photo courtesy Nunzio Saviano Salon
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Famed Manhattan salon comes to Westchester

Westchester fans of Nunzio Saviano’s work will no longer have to make the trip to 65th Street in Manhattan for his salon services, as the hair stylist has now opened a salon at the Ritz-Carlton Westchester, accepting clients by appointment only from Tuesday to Saturday. Though small, the full-service, luxury […]