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May 2016

Make-A-Wish® Hudson Valley Celebrates 30th Anniversary With Wish Ball Fundraiser at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill

May 20, 2016 - 11:09
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NEW YORK, NY -- – Continuing its 30th Anniversary celebration to help grant wishes for more than 150 local children with life-threatening medical conditions,  Make-A-Wish® Hudson Valley recently held its annual Wish Ball at the historic Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill Mansion, Tarrytown.  The year’s largest fundraiser for the non-profit, more than 300 supporters and distinguished guests attended the black-tie gala.

 

Bill Georges of Sleepy Hollow, right, Global Chief Operating Officer of Active International, this year’s Wish Ball honoree who was presented with the  prestigious Chris Greicius Award, named for the first child to have been granted a wish by the non-profit organization. It was presented by Chris’s mother, Linda Pauling, left. [Photo Credit: Efrain Hernandez (J'Amore Love Inc.)]

Environmental Center Launches Local ‘Sheldrake Blog’

May 20, 2016 - 11:01
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WHITE PLAINS, NY -- hen do spring peepers start peeping and where can I find them? What’s that little pink flower popping up all over  my backyard? Answers to these and other questions about local wildlife and nature are now available online at the “Sheldrake Blog.”  Sheldrake Environmental Center recently created the blog to provide timely, seasonal information on subjects ranging from trees to frogs, birds, flowers and beyond.

Environmental Center Launches Local ‘Sheldrake Blog’

New York Electricity Consumers May See Lower Summer Prices

May 20, 2016 - 10:41
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NEW YORK, NY -- The New York State Public Service Commission (Commission) today received a staff report on the State’s electric system preparedness to address the traditional upswing in demand for electricity this summer. The report indicates that there is adequate generation capacity and that transmission and distribution utility owners are prepared to meet expected customer demands this summer. In addition, wholesale electricity prices are expected to be lower or stable this summer, welcome news for millions of energy consumers in New York.

New York Electricity Consumers May See Lower Summer Prices

Public Service Commission Approves Restructuring of Utility Regulations to Combat Climate Change & Achieve Nation-Leading Clean Energy Goals

May 20, 2016 - 10:34
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NEW YORK, NY -- The New York State Public Service Commission (Commission) today approved historic structural reforms to the regulations governing electric utilities, providing more choice and cost-saving opportunities for New Yorkers by expanding clean and renewable power. This new framework, unprecedented in its breadth and scope, further advance New York State’s national leadership on climate change and energy innovation.

Public Service Commission Approves Restructuring of Utility Regulations to Combat Climate Change & Achieve Nation-Leading Clean Energy Goals

Senator Stewart-Cousins Congratulates 35th S.D. Earth Day Poster Contest Winner Olivia Moxey of New Rochelle

May 20, 2016 - 10:24
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Today, Democratic Conference Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins visited Albert Leonard Middle School in New Rochelle to congratulate Olivia Moxey, grade 6, for being selected by the State Senate as the 2016 Earth Day poster contest winner for the 35th Senate District. The New York State Senate sponsored the poster contest for children in grades K-6 and selected the winners independently. The theme of this year's Earth Day celebration is "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle."

Senator, Olivia Moxey, Lilliana Mandras (another Albert Leonard Middle School student who participated), Art Teacher Sarah Glickman and Alms Principal John Barnes

05/23 Thirty Doctors will “Prescribe” Vital Information to Westchester County High School Students Interested in Medical Careers 6 PM

May 20, 2016 - 10:19
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NEW YORK, NY -- On Monday, May 23, from 6:00pm-9:00pm, medical staff from NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital will present vital information to Westchester County’s high school juniors and seniors with an interest in a career in medicine and surgery. Over 150 students from across the County have already registered for NYP/Lawrence Hospital’s first “Careers in Medicine” interactive workshop which will take place inBronxville High School’s Blue Gym.

Thirty Doctors will “Prescribe” Vital Information to Westchester County High School Students Interested in Medical Careers

06/01 Worldview Film Series Continues with Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot 7 PM

May 20, 2016 - 10:10
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PELHAM, NY -- On Wednesday, June 1 at 7:00 p.m. The Picture House Regional Film Center (TPH) will continue its new film series, Worldview with a screening of the documentary Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot followed by a discussion and Q&A with Lecia Brooks, Outreach Director of the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Worldview Film Series Continues with Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot

New Rochelle Police Department Memorial & Awards Ceremony

May 20, 2016 - 10:01
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- In observance of National Police Week, the New Rochelle Police Department held its annual Memorial and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 18 at the Greentree Country Club. The event honored department members for their outstanding contributions as well as the memory of those officers who sacrificed their lives in the service to the City. This year’s keynote speaker was New York City Detective Steve McDonald. In 1986, Detective Steve McDonald was shot in the line of duty by a teenage gunman and became paralyzed from the neck down.

New Rochelle Police Department Memorial & Awards Ceremony

05/20 City of New Rochelle Celebrates Bike to Work Day 7 AM

May 20, 2016 - 09:51
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- To coincide with National Bike Month, The City of New Rochelle will celebrate Bike to Work Day on May 20th on the corner of North Ave and Station Plaza from 7:00am -9:00am. Cyclists can stop on their way to work to pick up a goody bag donated by local businesses. The event was created in partnership with Montefiore New Rochelle, Metro Pool (511NYRideShare), Westchester County Department of Transportation and New Rochelle Bike Share.

City of New Rochelle Celebrates Bike to Work Day May 20

06/19 Father's Day event at Thomas Paine Cottage 11 AM

May 20, 2016 - 09:45
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Join us as the Cottage steps back in time to celebrate Father’s Day with children’s songs and stories from the 1830’s. Tom Hooker Hanford brings yesterday alive through interactive programming where children role-play with masks and props to traditional songs and stories.

Mr. Hanford accompanies himself on the fiddle and his performance is enhanced by impeccably accurate period costumes. Performances are at 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30 and is presented thanks to an underwriting by Talner Jewelers of New Rochelle.

Adults:$5.00 

Father's Day event at Thomas Paine Cottage

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