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Trees for Tribs

April 25, 2022

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - There’s not a seed of doubt in the minds of local environmentalists that planting trees and shrubs near streams, rivers, or lakes helps stabilize banks, protects water quality, and improves wildlife habitat.

The North Salem Open Land Foundation has participated in the state Department of Environmental Conservation's “Trees for Tribs” program ...

Area Healthcare Workers Aid Ukraine 

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - The folks at two North Salem health care facilities have collected medical and other necessities for those in need in Ukraine.

Waterview Hills and Salem Hills Rehabilitation and Healthcare centers in Purdys turned to their own staff for the effort after one of their nurses, who has family in the war-torn country, made the suggestion.

Last month, Redding, Conn.

North Salem Committee for Ukraine Rallies Community at Hayfields

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - On April 14, the North Salem community once again rose to the occasion in support of the people of Ukraine. This time, more than 300 guests packed local favorite Hayfields Market on Bloomer Rd., all to raise funds that will go to help Ukrainian war refugees via the Tsal Kaplun Foundation.

Sponsored by the North Salem Committee for Ukraine, the evening saw an abundance ...

Friends of Karen Announces New Board President 

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - Friends of Karen recently announced that it has a new president of its board of directors, Richard Sgaglio.

Outgoing president Paul Smadbeck, known for his dedication to the organization for 26 years, will continue to serve on the board.

Smadbeck, a longtime North Salem resident, began volunteering with Friends of Karen in 1996. A managing director at JLL, a ...

Photos - Lions Club Easter Basket Drive-by

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - It would take more than a rainy afternoon to stop the North Salem Lions Club from spreading cheer to the community! On Saturday, April 9, the Lions presented their drive-by Easter basket giveaway outside Ruth Keeler Library. Held in lieu of the annual egg hunt at PQ Elementary, club members joined forces with the Easter Bunny to hand out chocolatey treats to appreciative local ...

Lions Club's 'Night at the Races' to Benefit Friends of Karen

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. - Horse racing fans are being invited to an event that will not only give them some fun for their money, but the chance to help a local charity reach the finish line on a long-overdue building project.

The Somers Lions Club’s “Night at the Races” fundraiser is set for 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday, April 29, at Villa Barone in Mahopac. It will ...

Rabbi Wilfond Assists Refugee Effort in Poland

WESTCHESTER, N.Y. - Today, we are unwillingly watching a human disaster unfold before our very eyes.

As the war in Ukraine goes into its second month, our hearts go out to its increasing numbers of refugees. 

Rabbi David Wilfond is a witness.

The Torah makes a distinction between a spectator and a witness, teaching that a spectator is one who doesn’t become involved while a ...

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The Joys of Imperfection 

May 16, 2022

I used to try to do things perfectly and as a result, not much got done. OK, that’s not entirely true - I did go to college, got married, had kids and in general those things turned out pretty well. But there are a lot of things in life that I struggle to do perfectly, like a perfect house, perfect dinner, perfect dress size and perfect response to every smart aleck remark that comes my ...

On Stage: Let’s Do the Twist

Aspiring playwrights are taught the use of reversal. Something unexpected happens that catches both the protagonist and the audience off guard and can lead to upending our expectations and the character’s subsequent actions. It’s also known as the “third act twist.”

Writer Lauren Gunderson has learned that lesson especially – and effectively – well. There is ...

Northwell Health Walk Returns to Westchester  

May 4, 2022

The event will benefit both Northern Westchester Hospital and Phelps Hospital

MOUNT KISCO, NY – The Northwell Health Walk will be on Sunday, May 22, at 10 a.m. at the Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park in Yorktown Heights and will unite thousands of people across five different New York locations who believe in supporting quality health care that’s close to home. And ...