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Yorktown Kicks off Baby Formula Drive

May 18, 2022

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Shelves are empty, parents are scrambling, and babies are hungry. In response, Yorktown town officials are reminding residents of the Yorktown Way and are calling on them to help. 

There is a national shortage of baby formula, which led to Monday’s kick-off of the Baby Formula Drive that will run until May 31. Residents can donate to support the local food ...

Support Connection Celebrates 25 Years with Anniversary Dinner

MAHOPAC, N.Y. – Support Connection celebrated 25 years of supporting women and families with breast and ovarian cancers with its Silver Jubilee on Friday, April 1.

“This is a tremendous milestone,” said Support Connection Executive Director Katherine Quinn.

Quinn said she joined the organization right when it started, inspired by the idea of an organization that gave ...

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Upcoming Events

Fri, May 20, 5:00 PM

Yorktown Elks Lodge #2324, Yorktown Heights

Yorktown Elks Law Enforcement Appreciation Night

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Sun, May 22, 1:00 PM

Granite Knolls Sports and Recreation Complex, Mohegan Lake

Family Fun Day / Disability and Mental Health ...

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Wed, May 18, 12:00 PM

Fireman's Field, Somers

Somers Lions Carnival

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Wed, May 18, 12:00 PM

Fireman's Field, Somers

Somers Lions Carnival

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Wed, May 18, 7:30 PM

Sparkle Lake Service Building, Yorktown Heights

Where to Walk or Hike in Yorktown

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Obituaries

Jan 20, 1941 - Apr 26, 2022
William G. LaPierre passed away peacefully on April 26 at Glens Falls Hospital following a ...
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Marcy Yvonne Grabrovac, born in 1930, in New York, New York, passed away after living contentedly ...
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Dec 13, 1931 - Feb 16, 2022
Audrey S. Longo of Poughquag and formerly of Ossining passed away peacefully on Feb. 16 after a ...
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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the 2022-23 NYS Budget

May 18, 2022

After another marathon budget week in Albany, the Assembly, Senate, and Gov. Hochul finally came to an agreement and finished the state’s 2022-23 budget. Due at midnight on April 1, the complete budget was not passed until approximately 9:30 a.m. on April 9. Any private-sector job or business loses when it fails to meet basic deadlines, but not for the leaders of our state.

Sadly, but ...

Critics Stand in the Way of Progress

May 8, 2022

It’s always easy to find people opposed to change. They’ll throw everything at the wall and see what sticks. This irresponsible behavior is without regard for people that have built solid reputations and track records.

In the case of Unicorn Contracting Corp., and their plans for Underhill Farm in Yorktown, a few outspoken residents, opposed to any change, have made false and ...

Your Own Litmus Test

In the spring of 1974, the then United States President Richard Nixon was feeling the heat brought to bear by the Senate Watergate Committee. As the walls seemed to be closing in, it is reported that he had a meeting with good friend and super political promoter, Roger Ailes. Nixon was frantic because the Senate Committee had presented on national television both his incriminating taped ...

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 ...

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 ...