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Yorktown Chamber Hosts Home Expo, Soup Cook-off

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Judge Kaitlyn Tomeny tries soup from Little Sorrento. Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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Liz Talbert and Erica Stanzione of the Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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Judge Kaitlyn Tomeny tries soup from Wildtree. Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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Denise and Jim Poulin of Yorktown Relay for Life Credits: Rachel Rothenstein-Henry
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Yorktown Chamber of Commerce President Eric DiBartolo Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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DiBartolo with Councilman Tom Diana, Supervisor Michael Grace and Councilman Greg Bernard Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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Tomeny, middle, stands with DiBartolo, Diana, Grace and Bernard. Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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Little Sorrento was selected as the "People's Choice" award winner of the soup contest. Pictured: Paul and Gina DiPaterio Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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Wildtree was chosen by Tomeny as the winner of the contest. Pictured: Tomeny, Melissa Dietz Berardis and her daughter Emma Credits: Yorktown Chamber of Commerce
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Jilco Window Corp. co-sponsored the event with the Chamber. Pictured: Mark Thompson, Reana Jones and Nick Pogact Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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The Chamber offered mall patrons the opportunity to "spin to win" various prizes. Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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JEFFERSON VALLEY, N.Y. - The Yorktown Chamber of Commerce and Jilco Window Corporation presented the eighth annual Home, Lifestyles and Family Show yesterday at the Jefferson Valley Mall.

The show featured companies in the home industry field: renovations, remodeling, painting, roofing, plumbing, heating, electrical, flooring and more. Also included were businesses that service families. The family component of this year’s show featured: child IDs from NY Life, a family reading hour with a librarian from the John C. Hart Library, as well as a special kid’s promo from Play Connection.

There was also a soup cook-off judged by Kaitlyn Tomeny, a Yorktown resident and former contestant on "MasterChef Junior."

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