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  1. Santa Visits Peekskill Kids, Gives Away 600 Toys At Paramount

    Santa Visits Peekskill Kids, Gives Away 600 Toys At Paramount

    PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Peekskill kids received about 600 toys from Santa Saturday in the Love Holds Life Third Annual Toy Give-A-Way. The Paramount Hudson Valley Santa Makes Me Merry event was sponsored by the Peekskill Business Improvement District and the Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce.Superman, Wonder Woman and Geoffrey the Giraffe were part of the merriment. Kids got free ...

  2. Metro-North Probes Missing Funds From Alcohol Sales At Grand Central

    Metro-North Probes Missing Funds From Alcohol Sales At Grand Central

    Alcohol and beer will not be sold on platforms at Grand Central Terminal amid a "missing funds" investigation by Metro-North, according to multiple reports.Money - amounts not specified - reportedly was discovered missing from the beverage sales off of bar carts at platform entrances, lohud said, citing officials.Eighteen commissary carts and two commissary counters were ...

  3. Aspiring Teen Authors Get A Master Class In Writing At BOCES

    Aspiring Teen Authors Get A Master Class In Writing At BOCES

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- It isn't often an aspiring young writer gets to collaborate with a professional author.Students from high school across Westchester had the rare chance to work alongside published authors in a master class offered recently at Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES.Olivia Grubb, a student at Rippowam Cisqua,  was working on one of her short stories and got a chance to work ...

  4. Mount Kisco's Rose Jewelers, Patronized By Celebs, Closing After 30 Years

    Mount Kisco's Rose Jewelers, Patronized By Celebs, Closing After 30 Years

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Antique, jewelry, custom jewelry and appraisals are hallmarks of Rose Garden Jewelers in Mount Kisco. Owner Shirley Wang, a certified gemologist, said the store has drawn a faithful following for three decades.Among new and existing customers at the South Moger Avenue store, have been celebrities from the area. Bill Clinton, Catherine Zeta Jones and Blake Lively are ...

  5. Lasdon Park In Somers Invites Public To Holidays On The Hill

    Lasdon Park In Somers Invites Public To Holidays On The Hill

    SOMERS, N.Y. -- Kids of all ages will enjoy a public holiday model train display among highlights during the Holidays on the Hill event weekends through Dec. 18 at Lasdon Park, Arboretum and Veterans Memorial in Somers.“Get into the spirit of the season at Lasdon, which will be transformed into a magical destination with festive lights, seasonal music, hayrides and a grand model train ...

  6. Neighbors Link Wins Award For Nonprofit Excellence

    Neighbors Link Wins Award For Nonprofit Excellence

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Neighbors Link in Mount Kisco has received a 2016 New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Award.The winners, which also include the Jewish Board for Family and Children's Services in Manhattan and Per Scholas in Brooklyn, were announced by the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York on Dec. 2 at the New York Academy of Medicine.The recognition looks at ...

  7. Crooner Brings Holiday Concert To Paramount Stage For City's Fourth Of July

    Crooner Brings Holiday Concert To Paramount Stage For City's Fourth Of July

    PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- A holiday concert to benefit the city's Fourth of July festivities is Saturday, Dec 10 at the Paramount Hudson Valley.Doug Ferony,  The Four Aces and comedian Dale Grand will perform, among special guests.Ferony and his 17-piece orchestra will perform Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin songs, including “I’ve Got You Under My Skin,” “That’s Amore,” and “New York, New York,” ...

  8. Peekskill High Schooler Honored At BOCES As 'Student Of Distinction'

    Peekskill High Schooler Honored At BOCES As 'Student Of Distinction'

    PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- A senior at Peekskill High School who her teachers describe as "hard-working" and "dedicated" has been recognized for these attributes. She is Autumn Jacobs, a BOCES Student of Distinction. The recognition came at a Peekskill Board of Education meeting.Jacobs is a second year student in the Culinary Program at BOCES Tech Center and said the ...

  9. Help Provide Heat For Peekskill Nuns

    Help Provide Heat For Peekskill Nuns

    PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Nuns in Peekskill need help heating their convent this winter.A crowdfunding page called "Heat for the Sisters" has garnered almost $124,000 for the Franciscan Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart in Peekskill.The goal is to raise $350,000 for the 15-year-old convent, which has nonworking boilers and a chapel in need of heating repairs.The sisters are ...

  10. Police Announce Road Closures For Yorktown Tree Lighting Ceremony

    Police Announce Road Closures For Yorktown Tree Lighting Ceremony

    YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- The festive Holiday Light Parade is about to roll into Yorktown.Saturday's parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Front Street, near the Yorktown Highway Department.The parade will travel west on Underhill Avenue to the intersection with Commerce Street, then continue on Commerce to Veterans Road, concluding at the Yorktown Community Cultural Center.The Yorktown Police ...

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