Howard Gershowitz hit for nearly $1.5 million at Empire City in 2015. Photo courtesy Empire City Casino

Empire City jackpot surpasses $1.6M

Empire City Casino, one of New York’s most successful casinos launched a new ad campaign entitled “Real Winners, Real Money, Real Deal.” Who better to enlist as advertising pitch-man for Empire City Casino than its biggest jackpot winner? Howard Gershowitz of Suffolk County, Long Island is back in the “slot-”light […]

Rye House Port Chester’s décor adds to the cozy, tavern-like atmosphere. Photo courtesy Sandro Art & Photography

Rye House: your new favorite hangout

Rye House Port Chester, located in a historic building right at the corner of Willet Avenue and Main Street, continues to add to the village’s ever-growing, eclectic food scene even after two years. Upon entering, there’s lots of dark wood, exposed brick and dark brown leather visible throughout the restaurant. […]

The Nunzio Saviano Salon opened its second location at White Plains’ Ritz-Carlton Westchester in March. Photo courtesy Nunzio Saviano Salon

Famed Manhattan salon comes to Westchester

Westchester fans of Nunzio Saviano’s work will no longer have to make the trip to 65th Street in Manhattan for his salon services, as the hair stylist has now opened a salon at the Ritz-Carlton Westchester, accepting clients by appointment only from Tuesday to Saturday. Though small, the full-service, luxury […]

The second annual Taste of Ridge will be held on Thursday, May 18. The shopping center will feature nine of its restaurants, and new this year will be the sampling of wines and spirits. Contributed photo

Ridge Hill to hold tasting event

Celebrate the second annual Taste of Ridge Hill on Thursday, May 18 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. This is your passport to visit Ridge Hill eateries for a sample bite and sip of signature flavors—one night, nine restaurants. “We wanted to do something aimed at our adult guests,” said […]