The Gramercy, a self-described “American Brasserie,” is one of newest additions to the Yorktown Heights restaurant scene.
Specializing in upscale farm-to-table style cooking and fresh, American fare, The Gramercy is run by Executive Chef and Culinary Institute of American graduate Matthew Walker, who poignantly describes the essence of the eatery to Westchester Magazine as “a little bit of Manhattan in Northern Westchester.”
A surgeon from Greenwich was recognized with a lifetime achievement award at the 2019 Doctors of Distinction ceremony, sponsored by Westfair Communications on Thursday, May 23.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo marched alongside fellow New Castle residents, former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, in the town's annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 27.
Prepare yourselves, astronomy fans: a mile-wide “double asteroid” is approaching Earth and may be visible on Saturday night, May 25, according to the Farmers’ Almanac.
Are you looking for a new local restaurant that offers buffet-style American, Chinese, Italian cuisine and more? Check out Mt. Kisco Local, newly opened at 222 East Main Street next to O’Connors Public House.
The size and cost of the plans for the Dutchess County Justice & Transition Center have been reduced due to budgetary and legislative changes, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro announced Wednesday, May 22.
Officials say the County received agreement from the New York State Commission of Correction (COC) to push back the final design plan approval for the center, citing New York State bail reforms and Dutchess County’s successful diversion programs.
The COC agreed to extend the final des...
The Farmers Market at Putnam Hospital Center will be returning for the season starting Thursday, June 6.
Aiming to offer a bigger selection of fresh and affordable produce to local residents, the seasonal market will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each Thursday through October.
A total of six local vendors will offer fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses, breads, eggs, truffle products, home baked goods, handmade soaps and more. Confirmed vendors include:
Do Re Me Farms
West Cork F...
New York State Police are increasing patrols in an effort to reduce the number of drunk, impaired and reckless drivers on the roads throughout this Memorial Day weekend.
The STOP-DWI enforcement period runs through Memorial Day on Monday, May 27. During this time, police will be out in force to remove impaired and reckless drivers from the highways.
Drivers can also expect to see various sobriety checkpoints and increased patrols by State Police as well as other local law enforcement agencies...
Amanda Ayala, Westchester native, Putnam County resident and former contestant on NBC’s hit show "The Voice," is crossing over from alternative rock to pop with the upcoming release of her new single, “Lost You.”
Amanda was born in Yonkers and currently resides in Mahopac. She made her first major musical breakthrough at just 17 years old as a former contestant on The Voice.
The single is an original, written by Amanda and produced by multi-platinum selling Mike Rogers, best known for his wor...
Westchester County has officially unveiled the new mascot for its Playland Park in Rye.
His name is Coaster, a green dragon whose look has been “refreshed” for the first time in two decades in order to appeal to kids throughout the county.
Coaster was created by Vincent Lovallo, Harrison native and Art Director at Archie Comic Publications in Pelham. Lovallo says his fond memories of visiting Playland each summer served as the source of his inspiration when creating the fictional character.
Risotto Italian Restaurant & Bar, located at 788 Commerce Street, has served as an Italian favorite in Thornwood for nearly a decade.
However, the establishment recently underwent a massive interior transformation, thanks to Kevin Oliveros, who took over operations about six months ago.
Oliveros is also known for his Ossining eatery, Brothers Fish & Chips.
Risotto is described as a cozy trattoria serving an array of risottos as well as other Italian specialties like pizza, pasta and more. The...
Bridgeport Hospital recognized nearly 400 key employees and caregivers throughout Fairfield County at its Employee Recognition Dinner, which took place on Tuesday, May 14 at The Waterview in Monroe.
Get ready to say goodbye to plastic straws, Whole Foods shoppers, the supermarket chain has officially announced that it will be the first national grocer to eliminate the product from its stores.
By July, the retailer announced that it will remove plastic straws from all Whole Foods-operated venues. This includes Allegro coffee bars, juice bars and cafes.
The ban includes all of the grocer’s locations throughout the United States as well as Canada and the United Kingdom.
As a more sustainabl...
The construction project involving the replacement of two Union Vale bridges is scheduled to begin next week, the Dutchess County Department of Public Works has announced.
The bridges, U-27 and U-28 on Bruzgul Road, are located over the Fishkill Creek near the intersection with Clove Valley Road. They are being replaced due to concerns regarding structural deterioration and motorist safety.
The project includes the demolition of the current bridges as well as the construction of newer, wider ...
Caribe on the Hudson, newly opened in Haverstraw, offers guests the distinct pleasure of enjoying an authentic Caribbean dining experience while overlooking the Hudson River.
Located at 4 Main Street, Caribe on the Hudson provides an expansive menu with classic appetizers like empanadas, crab cakes and bacon-wrapped shrimp alongside chef-crafted salads, entrees, grilled specialties, seafood and desserts.
Though Yelp reviews are scarce with this newly opened eatery, it’s managed to hold down a...