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Artist Heidi Lewis Coleman with her eight panel assemblage. Contributed photo
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Library presents award-winning artist

Harrison Council for the Arts presents “Aesthetics & Whimsy,” a mixed media and collage exhibit by Heidi Lewis Coleman at the Harrison Public Library located in the Halperin Building at 2 Bruce Ave., Harrison, New York on view until July 28.    Artist statement: “My work reflects an ongoing exploration into […]

The cast of “Annie” on stage at the Westchester Broadway Theatre.
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Westchester Broadway Theatre presents ‘Annie’

Inspired by “Little Orphan Annie,” the 1924 comic strip by Harold Gray, “Annie” is a heart-warming story, filled with adventure and laughs that defines what family truly means. One of the longest running shows in Broadway history and the winner of seven Tony Awards, “Annie” returns to the Westchester Broadway […]

AJ Fusco, of the Harrison Fire Department, combines a mixture of ground beef, white onions and spices to make his chili. Contributed photo
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Firefighter participates in Hormel Chili competition

The makers of Hormel Chili have partnered up with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, NFFF, to put on a nationwide chili recipe contest for active firefighters. The contest provides a chance to highlight the underappreciated cooking talents of firefighters across the country, while also giving them a chance to win […]

Eight of the 25 graduates and two Latino U College Access alumni meet with County Executive Rob Astorino. Contributed photos
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Program helps first-generation students attend college

County Executive Robert P. Astorino congratulated 25 student graduates from the Latino U College Access program. Latino U College Access works to help first-generation Hispanic students navigate the complex process of applying for state and federal financial aid for college, through helping students and their families overcome language and financial […]

The Fiske Guide to Colleges has featured than 320 four year schools in their 2018 edition. Photo courtesy Target.com
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SUNY Purchase included in Fiske Guide to Colleges

SUNY Purchase College has been selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges based on the college’s strength in academics, arts and culture, social life, financial aid, campus environment, extracurricular activities, and more. The highly selective guide, compiled by former New York Times education editor […]