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Honor flights and the new school year
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Honor flights and the new school year

Hudson Valley Honor Flight is a nonprofit created solely to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. The organization transports veterans to Washington, D.C., to visit their memorials, at no cost to the veterans or their families. On Saturday, Sept. 9, three Harrison area veterans will be taking an honor […]

Frank Gordon is what Harrison needs
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Frank Gordon is what Harrison needs

To the Editor, After years of unheralded toil each fall in support of political candidates, I have finally decided that my remaining days would be better spent with my grandchildren. For that reason, I intend to withdraw from political activism after this November, though I do hope to continue to […]

Recreation activities, speeding and puppies
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Recreation activities, speeding and puppies

Recently, I had the pleasure of attending this year’s annual Senior Picnic in West Harrison. The weather could not have been better and hundreds of seniors enjoyed a day of fun and friendship. The appetizing menu included hamburgers and hot dogs as well as chicken cutlets, sausage and peppers, salads […]

Meet the Orphans of “Annie”: from left, Ruby Griffin as July; Anika Bobra as Tessie; Peyton Ella as Annie;
Gabriella Uhl as Kate; Nora Kennedy as Pepper; and Maureen Henshaw as Duffy. In basket, Haylie Shea
Christiano as Molly.
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‘Annie’: A review

Westchester Broadway Theatre proudly presents its 201st production with “Annie”; what a celebration! Opening night started with the Bob Fitzsimmons Scholarship awarded to Nicolas Tabio, a senior from Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains. The scholarship was awarded to the valedictorian who is a member of the National Honor […]

A solar eclipse, Carraway and the swim team
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A solar eclipse, Carraway and the swim team

It’s been quite some time since a total solar eclipse occurred in mainland America. Now, this event is happening again this Monday, Aug. 21! The partial eclipse will begin at 1:23 p.m. in Westchester, reaching maximum eclipse at 2:44 p.m., and ending at 4 p.m. In preparation for this event, […]