FotoFiles: March 2012



The American Jewish Committee Westchester held its Inaugural Judge Learned Hand Award dinner, recognizing excellence in the legal profession, at Chappaqua Crossing. Sondra M. Miller and Lawrence Otis Graham were the first Westchester recipients of the award. More than 200 guests, mostly from the Westchester legal community, attended, including Rob Astornio, Michael Kaplowitz, Bob Castelli, Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Ken Jenkins, Kevin Plunkett, and Catherine Borgia. Guests enjoyed cocktails and dinner and watched a moot court discussion on student free speech.

Scott Richman of Hawthorne, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino of Mount Pleasant, Sondra M. Miller of Larchmont, and Lawrence Otis Graham and David Harris, both of Chappaqua

Laurel Borowick and Stuart Ginsberg, both of Chappaqua



Bret Michaels, musician and national spokesperson for Reader’s Digest’s We Hear You America campaign, with Dan Lagani, president, Reader’s Digest North America, of Mamaroneck, at a management conference for Reader’s Digest North America held at Tarrytown House in Tarrytown



Staci Zampa of Stamford CT, and Marci Erano of Peekskill at River Hill Residential’s rent-to-own seminar held at the Riverview Club in Yonkers



William Sonnett of White Plains, New York Knicks point guard Mike Bibby, and Angela Terranova of Katonah at Sofrito in White Plains

At the first annual Ossining Children’s Center Gala, which raised more than $220,000 and was held at Tappan Hill Mansion in Tarrytown:

Geoffrey Canada of Manhattan, Assemblywoman Sandy Galef of Ossining, and Howard Milbert of Manhattan

Photo by MaryAnn Van Hengel
 

Photo by MaryAnn Van Hengel

John and Connie Curran of Scarborough with Mary Lou and Jerry Morrissy of Briarcliff Manor
Marty Gold of Bedford Hills, Becky Samberg of Ossining, and Ginny Gold of Bedford Hills

Photo by MaryAnn Van Hengel


Pat Jacobs of Rye Brook with Emily Grant of Mamaroneck at a celebration recognizing Grant as outgoing chair of the Purchase College Foundation board of directors held at La Panetière in Rye

 

 

At New Rochelle-based Lifetime Arts’ event for the program Creative Aging in Our Communities: The New York City Libraries Project held at the National Museum of the American Indian at Bowling Green in Manhattan:

Linda E. Johnson of Brooklyn, Maura O’Malley of Pelham, Julio Urbina of Bronxville, Lauren Weisenfeld of Manhattan, Ed Friedman of Yonkers, and Elaine Charnov of Brooklyn
Terry Kirchner of Putnam Valley, NY, Pat Braja of Peekskill, and Maura O’Malley of Pelham

At the UJA-Federation of New York’s sixth annual Westchester Sports Talk event featuring sports radio personality Chris “Mad Dog” Russo and held at the Ritz-Carlton, Westchester, in White Plains:

Photo by Regency Studios

David Perlmutter and Ken Fuirst, both of Chappaqua, Chris “Mad Dog” Russo of New Canaan, Connecticut; Dan Burton of New Rochelle; Wayne Josel of Larchmont;, and Steve Marlowe of Scarsdale
Dan Singe of Briarcliff Manor, Stefanos Marcopoulos of White Plains, Gary Heitzler of Briarcliff Manor, and David Singer of Bedford Hills

Photo by Regency Studios

Photo by Regency Studios

Mark Schiowitz and Andrew Greenspan, both of Chappaqua, with Mitchell Ostrove of New Rochelle
Dan Schorr of White Plains and David Ringler of Port Chester

Photo by Regency Studios



Nicole Hartman of Greenwich, Connecticut; Jaime Morris of Harrison; Lisa Lombardi of Rye Brook; Michelle Cogan of Eastchester; and Susan Flaxman of Rye at Lavish Events’s showcase to introduce a line of custom made party designs held at CV Rich Mansion in White Plains



Lauri McTurner from Yonkers walking the runway at Weezie D. Ladies Boutique’s third annual winter fashion show at the store in Bronxville


Photo by Margaret Fox
 


Robert Brush of Beacon, NY, Donald Sultan of Manhattan, Dana Rosenberg of Somers, Sherry Camhy of Pleasantville, and Neil Watson of Katonah at the Katonah Museum of Art’s opening reception for Art To The Point: The Tri-State Juried Show held at the museum in Katonah


Ginni Rometty of Armonk with Anne M. Janiak of White Plains at the Women’s Enterprise Development Center’s website launch event kicking off a 15th anniversary celebration and held at the Center’s White Plains headquarters