Upcoming Events


Sun, July 3, 9:30 AM

Muscoot Farm, Katonah

Muscoot Farm Farmers Market


Mon, July 4

Dog Haus Biergarten Mohegan Lake, Mohegan Lake

Drink 2 Donate

Tue, July 5, 7:00 PM

Lewisboro Library, South Salem

DIY Scrubs for Teens


May 14, 1944 - May 26, 2022
Barbara Way Woodstead (née Griswold) died on May 26, after a valiant fight against ...
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Mar 3, 1926 - Apr 27, 2022
Leslie (Les) Bischoff died peacefully on April 27 in Oneonta. He was 96. He was born March 7, 1926, ...
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Jan 9, 1939 - Mar 6, 2022
John (“Unc”) Kinnally passed away on March 6 at home surrounded by his family and in ...
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Becoming a resource agent for teens who need help

June 29, 2022

Dear Dr. Linda, 

I do not have any questions about children and education (as mine are young adults already). My question pertains to me. I am a healthcare professional and have been for more than 30 years. I provide primary healthcare to children and adolescents, and I also have a particular interest in the educational journey of my teenage patients. 

I often will come across ...

Lucky Charms

The concept of luck has always intrigued me. The definition of luck is to be fortunate or successful by chance. Some people appear to be born lucky — they lead a charmed life filled with all the beauty and riches life has to offer. 

For the rest of us, luck is hoped to be brought about by the belief in a personal talisman-like wearing lucky socks or lucky earrings to a job ...

Clerk work

There are 933 town clerks across New York State. Our own Bedford town clerk, Lisbeth “Boo” Fumagalli, was just elected first vice-president by her fellow clerks who are members of the New York Town Clerks Association – NYSTCA. Next year, she will assume the presidency. They couldn’t have chosen better. 

In her leadership role, she will be responsible for education ...

For the graduates

In a writing workshop that I attended in 2020, we were given the prompt to write a graduation speech. My own granddaughter was graduating from a beautiful private high school up in Massachusetts that year, but unfortunately the graduation did not take place until the following year because of Covid. A part of the speech I would have given to her class would have applied only to her and her ...

A Question of Tuition

As other families who share our experience can attest, when you lose a child, there is yet something to be gained: the privilege of helping others in your child’s name.

That’s what we’ve tried to do since 2003 with our Harrison Apar Field of Dreams Foundation. Born with a rare dwarfism and an indomitable spirit, our 38-inches-tall son was 15 when he passed that year, after ...

Cooking for Reducing Risk of Osteoporosis Is July’s Featured Event at Northern Westchester Hospital’s Center for Healthy Living

June 29, 2022

MOUNT KISCO, NY – This July Northern Westchester Hospital’s (NWH) Center for Healthy Living featured webinar is a cooking class on reducing your disease risk to osteoporosis at any age. During this online class registered dietitian Amy Rosenfeld will talk about the connection between the foods we eat and reducing the risk for osteoporosis. Amy will teach you about proper nutrition ...

Sign Up for July TAPinto Ownership Opportunities Webinar

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro will be holding an informational webinar on July 13, 2022, at 12:30 p.m. for anyone who may be interested in owning/operating a TAPinto local news and digital marketing platform.

"TAPinto has become the dominant player in the local news and digital marketing space," Shapiro said. "I look forward to our July ...

Veteran Journalist James McQueeny Joins TAPinto as News Around New Jersey Managing Editor and Columnist

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto is announcing veteran New Jersey journalist James McQueeny is joining TAPinto as News Around New Jersey Managing Editor and Columnist.

"We are thrilled to welcome veteran journalist and public policy analyst James McQueeny to the TAPinto family. Jim brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to TAPinto," TAPinto Founder and CEO ...

TAPinto Owners and Publishers Attend Networking Event

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — TAPinto's franchise owners gathered in person for the first time in more than two years in Berkeley Heights on June 6, 2022, at a networking event. For some TAPinto owners, it's the first time they were able to see one another in person.

The publishers had a chance to catch up and hear from TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro. Sen. Jon Bramnick, a ...