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Lakeland Football ‘Pink Game’ Raises $16k for Cancer Research

SHRUB OAK, N.Y. - The annual "Pink Game" at Lakeland High School this year raised almost $16,700 for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

The Tackles for a Cure game was held on Thursday, Sept. 28. Lakeland, along with the Shrub Oak Athletic Club, has raised a combined  $86,000 during the past seven years.

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The Education of George Latimer

This is a Dec. 7 Facebook post by Westchester County Executive-elect George Latimer: “Sean Hannity said the other night that Robert Mueller’s investigation was ‘a disgrace to the American justice system’ and his team was ‘corrupt, abusively biased and political.’

“No, it’s Sean Hannity that’s long been abusively biased and political. The ...

The Christmas Spirit

As the days fly by and we head into the heart of the Christmas season, I can’t help but ask, what is the Christmas spirit really about? As a youth, I was captivated by the anticipation of Santa’s visit and the toys he left behind as well as the wondrous Christmas Day celebration with family and friends. Later in my life, as a dad, my greatest joy was witnessing my own childhood ...

A Sculpted Salute to Sailing and the Hudson

Living in this region, it’s easy to be spoiled and take for granted our proximity to such heaven-sent amenities as the Hudson River. For those of us not active in the environmental movement, it’s all too easy, as well, to lose sight of the harsh reality that this monumental natural resource itself has been spoiled by such unnatural contaminants as PCBs. Fortunately, the damage done to ...

Take Deep, Cleansing Breaths

“Can you tell me what comes with the garlic chicken?” my husband asked the waiter.

“I can tell you,” I said. “Bad breath.”

My husband rolled his eyes at me. We were out to dinner at our usual place and decided the chef must have come into a surplus of garlic, because everything on the specials menu featured garlic. Good for garlic lovers. Not so good for ...

What Are the Real Issues Affecting Bad Grades?

Dear Dr. Linda,

We have two boys, Dan in 11th grade and Luke in eighth. Dan always gets straight A’s while his younger brother, Luke, gets B’s and C’s. As the years have gone on, Dan has kept his grades up but Luke’s have gone down. Not only have his grades gone down, but he seems to have actually “checked out.” He goes to school but does poorly and ...

Yorktown Electric Lights Parade 'a Huge Success'

December 14, 2017

To the editor,

Once again, the town of Yorktown had a phenomenal event for all the residents on Saturday, Dec. 3, proving that Yorktown is moving in a fantastic direction. The Christmas electric lights parade presented by the Yorktown Parks and Recreation Department, Yorktown Volunteer Fire Department and the Mohegan Lake Volunteer Fire Department was absolutely a huge success.

The streets ...

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