Greenburgh’s Arts and Culture Committee will accept entries for its 39th annual poetry contest from Jan. 1 to March 15. The contest is open to all residents of New York state. Poems must be original, previously unpublished and no longer than 50 lines. The $7 entry fee covers two poems… Read More →
At the urging of Mount Pleasant Today, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority removed an underpass structure that has been obsolete since the 1980s at the Hawthorne station earlier this month. Following recommendations from the grass-roots community organization, the town of Mount Pleasant also added safety cones and crosswalks at the train… Read More →
I ran into Patricia Engels of New Rochelle, who was bundled, braving the cold wind as she made her way down Main Street in White Plains. Engels, who works in area, was on her way to eat lunch at the food court of the Galleria Mall. Read more about the… Read More →
High winds brought down a tree on route 9 in Irvington at about 6:30 am this morning. There were no reports of power outages in the area, but the road remained closed throughout the morning rush hour until Con Edison cleared power lines. Check back at Lohud.com for weather updates.
Our ongoing coverage of the Slam Dunk tournament continues from the Westchester County Center in White Plains! I just shot a very exciting game between Irvington girls and Greece Athena with the game coming down to the wire. Irvington beat their opponents 59-55, thanks to a handful of foul shots… Read More →
The Greenburgh school district will hold open enrollment for its Early Childhood preschool program beginning early next month. Starting Jan. 7, parents can enroll children, ages 3 and 4, in the program. Officials will hold a meeting for parents that day at Woodlands High School, 475 W. Hartsdale Ave., at… Read More →
A car traveling on Stevens Avenue lost control and crashed into a home on Clovebrook Road in Valhalla on Sunday night.Valhalla firefighters and ambulance corps members remove one of two people injured after a car crashed into a house on the corner of Cloverbrook Road and Stevens Avenue in Valhalla… Read More →
North Rockland defeated White Plains 59-43 in the championship game of the Slam Dunk tournament at the Westchester County Center in White Plains tonight. Check back at Lohud.com and see tomorrow’s edition of The Journal News for complete tournament coverage. For a gallery of photos from the tournament, click here.
White Plains defeated Stepinac 46-44 in the Slam Dunk Tournament at the Westchester County Center in White Plains Saturday night.White Plains defeated Stepinac 46-44 in the Slam Dunk Tournament at the Westchester County Center in White Plains Dec. 26, 2009. ( Frank Becerra Jr. / The Journal News ) To… Read More →
The Saw Mill Parkway remained closed in both directions Sunday afternoon after yesterday’s heavy rains caused the parkway to flood in Hastings-on-Hudson. As a result of the flooding, the parkway was closed in both directions for much of Sunday from Lawrence St. in Ardsley to Farragut Parkway in Hastings. Check… Read More →