Seg and LeeLee, two dogs from the Harrison-based Pet Rescue, pose with the donations collected that were driven down to Texas to help in the aftermath of the hurricane.

Local shelter rescues pets affected by Hurricane Harvey

After being displaced from their shelters in Texas, more than 35 dogs have found a new home with Pet Rescue in Harrison. Pet Rescue, a nonprofit animal rescue made up of volunteers who take in cats and dogs in hopes of finding them safe homes, started working with other rescues […]

Third from left, David Fillis receives his promotion to U.S. Navy captain at the Cpl. Jedh C. Barker American Legion Auxiliary Unit 153. Contributed photo

Tuckahoe native advances to U.S. Navy captain

 David Fillis, a native of Tuckahoe, was promoted to U.S. Navy captain in August after serving more than 20 years in the Navy Reserves. Fillis was first notified that he was up for promotion six months prior, and attributes this advancement in part to the year he spent working for […]

From left, Lily Breitfelder from Rye, and Samaira and Amaya Ahuja, who came to visit Breitfelder from Connecticut close out the summer on Sunday, Sept. 3 at Rye Recreation Park.

Recreation Commission celebrates annual Summerfest

The Rye Recreation Commission kicked off its 24th annual Summerfest during a cloudy Sunday afternoon, signifying the final days of summer. On Sept. 3, children of all ages were encouraged to come out to Rye Recreation Park on Midland Avenue to enjoy an afternoon of fun activities including potato sack […]

The Cookery’s DoughNation food truck in Dobbs Ferry serves wood-fired
Neapolitan pizza. Photo courtesy WeeWestchester.com

Local food trucks battle for title

The first annual Lohud Food Truck Mash-Up is bringing food trucks and families together for an afternoon of food, entertainment and healthy competition. On Sunday, Sept. 10, more than 20 food trucks from New Jersey and New York will battle it out for the title of “Best Food Truck” at […]