MHA’s 5K Run/Walk & 1-Mile Kids’ Race: Feel good, DO GOOD!

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On Sunday, May 4th, you can  go the extra kilometer for mental health in our community. Whether you run or walk or volunteer, your participation helps raise the money that makes mental health services more accessible to community members who need it … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day, 2014: Snow Art!

“Snowman” by second grader Ava Fleisher

Getting plastered with mounds and mounds of thigh high fine soft snow on Valentine’s Day might have caused municipal and school headaches galore (including using up the allotted number of school closings), but it just brought out the snow artist in … [Read more...]

Green Initiatives: Plastic Bag Ban & Solar Permit Reform Considered

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This new year heralds a series of environmental initiatives under consideration by New Castle town officials. Several ideas are being generated by a key environmental group in town–the Sustainability Advisory Board. This all volunteer group is … [Read more...]

Temple Beth El Appoints New Senior Rabbi

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The Board of Trustees of Temple Beth El of Northern Westchester has announced the hiring of Rabbi Jonathan Jaffe as its new Senior Rabbi effective July 1, 2014. Rabbi Jaffe will succeed Rabbi Joshua Davidson, who left Temple Beth El over the summer … [Read more...]

A Boost for Small Businesses

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Many group pages on Facebook discourage small businesses from promoting their products and services on their pages.  So, a few months ago, the Inside Press, Inc., took matters into its own hands, and introduced Biz Boosts by the Inside Press, Inc., … [Read more...]

Support “My Hope Chest”at ICD Jewelry on December 6

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By Virginia Shasha Last December, my world stopped, with words one hopes never to hear: breast cancer. Through denial, fear, anger, tears, I was determined to survive. My friends, family, and ICD colleagues supported me throughout my … [Read more...]

Chappaqua Fair “a Resounding Success”

Nicole Brake, owner of Broomstick Sweeties, with her spouse Robert

“At the Chappaqua Craft and Gift Fair benefitting the Bell PTA on November 9th, our vendors and shoppers didn’t miss a beat, in spite of last year’s fair cancellation due to Hurricane Sandy. Funds raised cover costs for academic and cultural … [Read more...]

Amanda Kraus to Dance as Sugarplum Fairy

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Amanda Kraus, a junior at Horace Greeley High School, will be dancing the coveted role of Sugarplum Fairy in the Greenwich Ballet Academy's production of The Nutcracker, which in past years has been danced by Principal dancer Irina Dvorenko of … [Read more...]

The No. Westchester Food Festival Raises Funds to Fight Hunger

Fresh turkey helpings, compliments of Crabtree’s Kittle House

The Northern Westchester Food Festival Raises Funds for Mazon* to Fight Hunger. Over 400 people from the community came together to celebrate at Temple Beth El’s first “Northern Westchester Food Festival: We Feed the Hungry.”  Over 30 local … [Read more...]

Remembering a very Special Chappaqua Fall

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Festivals Galore and a Stand Out “Making Strides Boutique” By Grace Bennett I was feeling very proud of our town all through an especially spectacular fall with so many merchants and mom and resident volunteers too…working so hard to … [Read more...]

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