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Tigers' Playoff Bid Ends Against Pleasantville

May 23, 2022

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - After enduring a slow start to the season, the Tigers caught fire and rode their momentum into a playoff berth under new head Coach Don Merriman. The team improved with each passing game, culminating in a thrilling opening round victory.

North Salem 9, Irvington 8
Tuesday, May 17

North Salem opened the postseason on the road, battling a tough Bulldog squad at Irvington ...

Baseball Season Ends in Quarterfinal Heartbreak

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - North Salem baseball had a wild ride this season, overpowering opponents en route to a #2 seed in the Class B tournament. However, the stars didn't align for this year's Tigers. 

North Salem 4, Blind Brook 3
Tuesday, May 17

The Tigers opened up at home, battling the Trojans in a first round matchup that needed an extra frame to settle. Robbie Gilchrist got ...

Varsity Roundup - Baseball Takes League Title, Marathon Week for Tigers Softball

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - Our Tigers were hard at work during the last week of the regular season, with some squads tuning up for a postseason run. 

BASEBALL

North Salem 6, Pawling 2
Monday, May 9

The Tigers won big on Senior Day, with Ryan Baer on the hill and turning in an 8 strikeout performance. Johnny D’Innocenzo (3-3, 2 RBI, 2 runs) and James Schaeffer (2-3, 2 RBI) provided ...

Photos - Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Show

May 27, 2022

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - Over the past few weeks, Old Salem Farm has been alive with action at their annual spring horse show, culminating in the $200,000 Empire State Grand Prix presented by Old Salem Farm and The Kincade Group. 

One of the premier stops on the nation’s hunter-jumper horse show circuit, the events offered a full schedule of world-class competition May 10-15 and May ...

Hammond Museum Announces New Exhibition 

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - This exhibition presents paintings and calligraphy in the Chinese tradition by Wang Mansheng that explore the spirit of the natural world and venture into contemporary meaning. Divided into three parts, the show includes landscape paintings and calligraphy in Guild Hall, colorful paintings of lotus in the Hays Gallery, and a selection of album paintings and ...

Honoring Our Healthcare Heroes

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - Champion caregivers were recognized for their professional skills – as well as their compassion, kindness, and enthusiasm – recently at the Waterview Hills & Salem Hills Rehabilitation & Healthcare campus in Purdys.

The theme for 2022’s National Skilled Nursing Care Week (May 8 to 14) celebration was “Creating and Nurturing ...

North Salem Students Honor Holocaust Experiences

May 28, 2022

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - The North Salem and Somers communities recently gathered to observe Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day). The Somers Holocaust Memorial Commission holds this annual event to further its mission to perpetuate and commemorate the memory of the Holocaust, promote respect for human rights, and fight genocide, bigotry, and hatred.

The keynote speaker, Ellen Kaidanow, ...

Give Your Child the Gift of Bilingualism

Founded in Spain in 2004, and with a Manhattan campus that was established in 2013, Maryel School has now proudly expanded to Westchester, with a new location in Yorktown. The international, private, bilingual English/Spanish day school provides a dynamic and rigorous education for students in pre-K through eighth grade.

Beginning in September 2022, doors will be open to welcome Pre-K ...

Voters Approve North Salem School Budget

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - North Salem’s $47.8 million 2022-23 school budget passed with a resounding 358-160 vote last week.

Also approved Tuesday, May 17, was a $1 million transportation proposition that will allow the district to bolster its aging bus and maintenance vehicle fleet. There were 373 votes in favor; 145 against.

Three trustees were elected to fill three school board ...

Putnam County Art Tour

May 27, 2022

This spring, Hudson Valley Living is proud to feature three fabulous places right here in Putnam County that spell art beautifully in their own unique ways.

Art is Life at Magazzino Italian Art

Magazzino Italian Art in Cold Spring is a museum dedicated to Post War Italian Art. Known as “Arte Povera,” or “poor art,” the artists used unconventional, inexpensive and ...

Jacque’s Spin on Music for June 2022

Hello! I am excited to welcome June, as preparations for this month have been ongoing since December! Let me explain.

Katy Faivre and I have been working with The Cultural Arts Coalition, Brewster, to produce a FREE 7-week Summer Music Series. The event will be held in Brewster at the Veterans Park Gazebo on Saturday nights from 6 - 8 p.m. Bring chairs, blankets, the family and a picnic ...

Hammond Museum Announces New Exhibition 

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - This exhibition presents paintings and calligraphy in the Chinese tradition by Wang Mansheng that explore the spirit of the natural world and venture into contemporary meaning. Divided into three parts, the show includes landscape paintings and calligraphy in Guild Hall, colorful paintings of lotus in the Hays Gallery, and a selection of album paintings and ...

Honoring Our Healthcare Heroes

May 24, 2022

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - Champion caregivers were recognized for their professional skills – as well as their compassion, kindness, and enthusiasm – recently at the Waterview Hills & Salem Hills Rehabilitation & Healthcare campus in Purdys.

The theme for 2022’s National Skilled Nursing Care Week (May 8 to 14) celebration was “Creating and Nurturing ...

Take A Look Inside Our Weekly Editorial Team Meeting

May 19, 2022

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. -- Take a look inside our weekly editorial team meeting. Click HERE to listen or you can watch the video. 

Town Board Honors Francis Tuoti

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - If Francis X. Tuoti were a car, he’d definitely be a vintage one.

Although the North Salem man has 95 years on his odometer, he’s not ready for the scrap heap – not by a long shot. Folks say he possesses the youthful spirit and physical demeanor of someone decades younger.

Tuoti, who rode a Harley-Davidson motorcycle until he was well into his 80s ...

League of Women Voters Announces Luncheon with County Legislator Erika Pierce

May 18, 2022

MOUNT KISCO, NY – After a three-year pause, the League of Women Voters of North East Westchester (LWVNEW) will be holding its annual June luncheon on Tuesday, June 14.

Lexington Square Café in Mount Kisco will provide the setting for lunch with this year’s featured speaker, County Legislator Erika Pierce.

“Our last annual luncheon was in 2019,” said LWVNEW ...

Officials Tighten Security in Area School Districts

May 25, 2022

WESTCHESTER, N.Y. - In response to Tuesday’s mass shooting of 19 children and two adults at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, Westchester County police boosted patrols at Somers, North Salem, and other districts where they have School Resource Officers.

There will also be additional emergency service units deployed to supplement the safety and security provided by the SROs, it ...

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Boxed in

May 23, 2022

My friend who has just moved and I were sharing horror stories the other day, and she was still shaking almost 10 days after the event. No matter how much one plans, moving does not go smoothly. My worst move lasted eight months of living among boxes.

My husband, daughter, son and I returned to North America and rented a small house north of Toronto while I looked for a house to buy. My ...

Tales of Ties and Tails

That headline-grabbing, delinquent supply chain has now wormed its wayward way into graduation ceremonies, of all things. In some cases, cases of caps and gowns and hoods (those sash-ish affairs that denote academic degree) are backlogged in production or in transit, leaving schools to scramble to ensure their alumni-in-waiting are decorously adorned, as tradition dictates.

Shortages of sashes ...

Phelps Hospital once again receives prestigious Baby-Friendly® designation continuing the highest standards of infant feeding care

May 25, 2022

SLEEPY HOLLOW, NY – Phelps Hospital announced today that it has again earned the highly prestigious international recognition as a Baby-Friendly® birth facility for upholding the highest standards of infant feeding care in the precious first days of the child’s life.

Every five years the hospital, which delivers nearly a thousand babies each year, goes through a rigorous review ...

Your Next Chapter: Estate Planning Considerations for the Newly Retired

Congratulations on your retirement!

Like many, you probably have a bucket list of things you would like to accomplish such as travel the world, spend more time with your grandkids and take up a new hobby. While these are all excellent ambitions, the milestone of retirement is also a good time to ensure your finances, beneficiary designations, estate planning, and long-term care strategy are in ...