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Yorktown Chamber Hosts Home Expo, Soup Cook-off

Judge Kaitlyn Tomeny tries soup from Little Sorrento. Credits: Brian Marschhauser
Liz Talbert and Erica Stanzione of the Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) Credits: Brian Marschhauser
Judge Kaitlyn Tomeny tries soup from Wildtree. Credits: Brian Marschhauser
Denise and Jim Poulin of Yorktown Relay for Life Credits: Rachel Rothenstein-Henry
Yorktown Chamber of Commerce President Eric DiBartolo Credits: Brian Marschhauser
DiBartolo with Councilman Tom Diana, Supervisor Michael Grace and Councilman Greg Bernard Credits: Brian Marschhauser
Tomeny, middle, stands with DiBartolo, Diana, Grace and Bernard. Credits: Brian Marschhauser
Little Sorrento was selected as the "People's Choice" award winner of the soup contest. Pictured: Paul and Gina DiPaterio Credits: Brian Marschhauser
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
Jilco Window Corp. co-sponsored the event with the Chamber. Pictured: Mark Thompson, Reana Jones and Nick Pogact Credits: Brian Marschhauser
The Chamber offered mall patrons the opportunity to "spin to win" various prizes. Credits: Brian Marschhauser

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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