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Elite Dental Studios Celebrates 17th Anniversary in Yorktown

June 21, 2017

Elite Dental Studios is celebrating its 17th year as part of the Yorktown community this month. But it didn’t mark the occasion with a party.

Instead, the practice commemorated the moment by donating a park bench to the Town of Yorktown at Jack DeVito Field. On Wednesday, June 14, they held a ribbon-cutting ceremony replete with a champagne toast that was attended by Town Supervisor, ...

Healthcare Professionals Donate $500 to Yorktown American Legion

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – On Thursday, June, 8, Sue Orce and Scott Urgola, the directors of recreation and volunteers at Waterview Rehabilitation and Healthcare in Purdys, stopped by Yorktown American Legion Post No. 1009.

The American Legion was having its monthly meeting that night and Urgola addressed the 25 Legionnaires present to explain that Waterview Hills had done some fundraising in May ...

Murphy, Byrne Host Senior Health Expo in Yorktown

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Seniors joined state Sen. Terrence Murphy and state Assemblyman Kevin Byrne on Thursday, May 25, for a senior health fair at the Yorktown Community Cultural Center.

Local healthcare experts provided free health screenings, including BMI and osteoporosis evaluations; blood pressure checks; and blood sugar testing. Specialists also answered questions on tick bites, summer ...

Northwell Health Walk in Yorktown Benefits Cancer Center

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – On Sunday, hundreds walked with Northwell Health to benefit its cancer health and wellness program. The inaugural two-mile walk benefiting Northern Westchester Hospital's Bruce and Andrea Yablon Cancer Health and Wellness Program took place at FDR State Park in Yorktown.

There were also health and wellness exhibits, a sponsor row, a kids’ zone, musical ...

How Bad Posture Affects Your Health

May is National Correct Posture Month, which encourages people to think about how posture can affect their overall health.

Posture is the position in which we hold our bodies while standing, sitting, or lying down. Good posture is the correct alignment of body parts supported by the right amount of muscle tension against gravity. Without posture and the muscles that control it we would simply ...

Carmel Resident in Search of Mother and Siblings

CARMEL, N.Y. - On this Mother’s Day, Carmel resident Carol Julian, 52, is asking for your help finding her mother and siblings.

Julian, who was born in 1964 in Amityville, N.Y., with a condition called Spina Bifida, was abandoned at 2 months old. 

Spina Bifida, which means “split spine,” is the most common permanently disabling birth defect in the United States, ...

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