Dr. Belinda S. Miles, president of Westchester Community College, and County Executive Robert P. Astorino.
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WCC tuition won’t increase under proposed budget

For the fifth consecutive year, tuition for nearly 13,000 students at Westchester Community College, WCC, will not increase under a proposed budget that was submitted by County Executive Robert P. Astorino to the Board of Legislators on Friday, July 14. “Working closely with the college’s leadership, we are able to […]

Tino Martinez, a former New York Yankees first baseman will attend Empire City Casino on Wednesday, Aug. 16. Contributed photo

Former Yankees player heads to Empire Casino

Empire City Casino continues to bring New York baseball’s most popular players to the largest entertainment destination in the northeast. Former New York Yankees first baseman Tino Martinez, a key player on four “Bronx Bombers” World Series championship teams, will appear at Dan Rooney’s Sports Bar at the casino on Wednesday, […]

The 43rd annual Westchester Jewish Music & Arts Festival is headlined by Golem, a Klezmer rock band from New York City.

Westchester holds annual Jewish music and arts festival

The 43rd annual Westchester Jewish Music & Arts Festival will be held on Sunday, Aug. 20, from noon to 6 p.m. at the Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla. The festival is presented by the Westchester Jewish Council and the Westchester Klezmer Program in cooperation with Westchester County Parks. The event is […]

The town of Rye is the 200th Climate Smart Community in New York state. File photo

Rye Town named a climate smart community

The town of Rye was recently named the 200th Climate Smart Community to be registered in New York State by the Department of Environmental Conservation, NYS DEC. The Rye Town Council adopted the Climate Smart Pledge in a recent resolution, which committed the town to: Lead, organize and promote municipal […]

Nesta Felix, Westchester Community College’s new women’s basketball coach, and Sean Kelly, the men’s basketball coach.
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WCC announces return of basketball

Westchester Community College, WCC, has announced the return of its men’s and women’s basketball teams with the new seasons beginning later this year. New coaches have been hired and were introduced at a press conference on Wednesday, July 26, at 10 a.m. in the Hartford Hall Boardroom on the college’s […]