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State of New York Names Briarcliff Manor's Three Buildings 'Reward Schools'

State of New York Names Briarcliff Manor's Three Buildings 'Reward Schools'

Briarcliff Represents Sole District in Westchester with All Schools Recognized
Can't Come to Pleasantville Farmers Market Saturday? Shop Online!

Can't Come to Pleasantville Farmers Market Saturday? Shop Online!

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New Details in Amish Kidnapping, Back to School Prep, Violinist Killed, Yoga

New Details in Amish Kidnapping, Back to School Prep, Violinist Killed, Yoga

Plus feds bust a real estate scam, NY needs to do more to halt smoking, ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and more in the Hudson Valley Daily Digest.
Westchester Philharmonic Violinist Shot and Killed in Her Upstate Home

Westchester Philharmonic Violinist Shot and Killed in Her Upstate Home

Whitaker had been a member of the Westchester Philharmonic for about 25 years.
American Cancer Society Says New York Should Up Funding for Tobacco Prevention Program

American Cancer Society Says New York Should Up Funding for Tobacco Prevention Program

It's the one place the state is falling down badly in cancer-prevention policies, according to a new report.
State of New York Names Briarcliff Manor's Three Buildings 'Reward Schools'

State of New York Names Briarcliff Manor's Three Buildings 'Reward Schools'

Briarcliff Represents Sole District in Westchester with All Schools Recognized
4-County Emergency Indian Point Drill

4-County Emergency Indian Point Drill

The regional event simulated two emergencies at the nuclear power plants on the Hudson River.
Mother-in-Law Murder Plot, Unemployment Rate Drops, Vice Principal Guilty, FASNY

Mother-in-Law Murder Plot, Unemployment Rate Drops, Vice Principal Guilty, FASNY

Plus a mission trip to Nicaragua, an app to fight drunk driving, prosecuting tax cheats and more in Patch's Hudson Valley Daily Digest.
Can't Come to Pleasantville Farmers Market Saturday? Shop Online!

Can't Come to Pleasantville Farmers Market Saturday? Shop Online!

Partnership with Fresh Nation allows shoppers to order online.
New York Traffic Safety Committee Releases App to Combat Drinking & Driving

New York Traffic Safety Committee Releases App to Combat Drinking & Driving

Have a Plan mobile app is available for free for all smartphone users.
Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall Locally

Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall Locally

But job creation is stagnant.
Kidnap Sex Assault, Picture House Picnic, Bill Clinton and Kevin Spacey, Motivate Your Child

Kidnap Sex Assault, Picture House Picnic, Bill Clinton and Kevin Spacey, Motivate Your Child

Plus Tarrytown historic designation, new choirs, #HumanitarianHeroes and more from Patch.
Benefit Shop to Hold First Antiques & Collectibles Auction for Charity

Benefit Shop to Hold First Antiques & Collectibles Auction for Charity

The "tag sale with an address" in Bedford Hills has an auction site in Mount Kisco and online so you can grab great finds for great causes.
Tweet Your Support of #HumanitarianHeroes on World Humanitarian Day

Tweet Your Support of #HumanitarianHeroes on World Humanitarian Day

Today is World Humanitarian Day, a day to honor those who put their lives in danger to help people in need across the globe.
New Choirs Provide Music Opportunities for Youngsters in Westchester

New Choirs Provide Music Opportunities for Youngsters in Westchester

Three Westchester Youth Choirs start rehearsals in September.
10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

Do you have a child who comes home with straight C’s when you know he or she could get A’s? Then this article is for you.
Smash and Grab, Asleep on the Sprain Brook, Another Cuomo Snub, High School Football

Smash and Grab, Asleep on the Sprain Brook, Another Cuomo Snub, High School Football

Plus Richard Gere honored, boat rescue, Russian art and more from Patch.
Another State Union Declines to Endorse Gov. Cuomo

Another State Union Declines to Endorse Gov. Cuomo

AFL-CIO endorsed Cuomo four years ago.
UPDATE: Route 9 Closure Could Last Till 4PM

UPDATE: Route 9 Closure Could Last Till 4PM

The truck overturned at 8 a.m. in Peekskill. There's a detour and that has traffic backed up too.
Wow Houses of the Week

Wow Houses of the Week

Opulence, tradition, celebrity, comfort—these local properties for sale have it all.
NY Scouts Invite Boys to Build an Adventure

NY Scouts Invite Boys to Build an Adventure

Westchester, Rockland and Putnam County Boy Scouts are actively seeking new members for their Scouting programs.