Hillary Clinton with Camp Mohawk Directors

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Following extolling the virtues of camping at the annual Tri-State Conference this spring Steve and Ken Schainman, longtime Chappaqua residents (with Ken being a Greeley grad), had the opportunity to meet Hillary Clinton, the keynote speaker at an … [Read more...]

Boys and Girls Club “Youth of the Year” Asks for Tolerance and Respect for Diversity

(L-R) Nethmi DeSilva, 2015 Youth of the Year; Lilian V. Chang and Cristy Lopez-Duarte, 2015 Youth of the Year Finalists; Cameron Rosen, 2015 Chris Cutri Award Winner.

By Grace Bennett, Photos by Kat McKee Emphasizing the importance of tolerance and respect for diversity, Nethmi DeSilva, a sophomore at Fox Lane High School, accepted a Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester "Youth of the Year Award" during a … [Read more...]

Town Board Hashes Out the Proposed Opening Hours at Chappaqua Crossing

By Eileen Gallagher Chappaqua Crossing was on the agenda at the town board work session on Tuesday, specifically Whole Foods, and the conversation with the developer, Felix Charney, got heated. Much of the discord centered on proposed opening … [Read more...]

Hidden Gems Thrive and a Community Comes Alive

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at Chappaqua’s “It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” Event By Matt Smith * Photo Collage by Carolyn Simpson/Double Vision Photographers Children and adults alike may recall the lyric to the familiar song sung by Fred Rogers at the top of … [Read more...]

Hillary Clinton’s Hometown and State Public Officials Weigh in on her Second Historical Bid

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Hillary Clinton Photo by Ari Bennett "I am very pleased to hear that Hillary Clinton is running for President of the United States. It would be a tremendous honor to have a sitting President, a past President and a sitting Governor, all … [Read more...]

Details of Plans for “It’s a Beautiful Day!” on April 11 in Chappaqua!


Join Your Friends and Neighbors for Family Fun and Small Town Spirit on April 11th, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. for Chappaqua’s first “It’s A Beautiful Day in Our Neighborhood” Event Sponsored by the Chappaqua-Millwood Chamber of Commerce and WeeZee-The … [Read more...]

Safety at Exit 33 Railroad Crossing in New Castle Continues to Receive Scrutiny


By Eileen Gallagher Speaking for a second time in recent months from near a railroad tracks crossing in New Castle--where new incidences continue to raise serious concern among residents and public officials--Congresswoman Nita Lowey said she … [Read more...]

On Behalf of the Dirks Family: “Support Tremendous” at Jodi’s Gym

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Following up with the initial and highly successful Chappaqua Cares/Chappaqua Shares effort to establish a Scholarship fund for the Dirks Family, Jodi's Gym opens its facility to all for additional support. By Matt Smith Family and friends came … [Read more...]

Broad Range of Town Issues–from Potholes to the Master Plan–Addressed this Week

By Eileen Gallagher An information-packed week began with the League of Women Voters’ Conversation with the Supervisor on Monday March 9, town board meeting including presentations by WSP Sells and Summit Greenfield on Tuesday March 10, and Pace’s … [Read more...]

Congresspersons Lowey and Maloney Join Town and School Officials at Roaring Brook Road Metro North Railroad Crossing to Address and Propose Solutions

Both Congresswoman Nita Lowey and Congressman Sean Patrick Mahoney (to her left) arrived to address railroad crossing hazards. Town Supervisor Robert Greenstein challenged public officials to take action on improving safety in the wake of the tragedy.

Article and Photos by Eileen Gallagher With the backdrop of the Harlem Line trains roaring by, Congresspersons Nita Lowey and Sean Patrick Maloney joined members of the town board, school board, and various public officials at the Roaring Brook … [Read more...]

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