The 411: Though it has no access to the Hudson, the ultra-small village—a part of the town of Greenburgh—is still considered one of the Rivertowns and maintains a quieter, more low-key version of the artsy Rivertown vibe. The village is thoroughly residential, with residents drawn to the availability of ranches, Capes, and Colonials in a high-achieving, close-knit school district (students graduate together from one elementary school to one middle school to one high school). What little town life there is centers around the few strip malls located on the main thoroughfare, route 9A (Saw Mill River Road), where there is a handful of independent shops and restaurants (including quite a few sushi destinations!) nestled between chain stores and dry cleaners. And, though it's small (a little over four thousand people in one square mile), the town has multiple parks for school children to run around in, including Macy Park, a county-run park, and Ashford Park, which boasts lighted tennis courts, a gazebo, and a seasonal snack bar.
Size: 1.3 square miles
Median Home Sales Price: $647,500 (Westchester County Median: $725,000)
Ardsley, Addyman Square, late 1940s.
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Andrea Kantrowitz: The Daughters of Leucippus
January 10 - February 21, 2015
Opening reception January 10, 2015, 6:30 – 8 PM PUBLIC INVITED
Kenise Barnes Fine Art is pleased to open our 2015 exhibition schedule with a solo exhibition featuring six large oil paintings by Andrea Kantrowitz.
Kantrowitz’s new series of paintings...
Kenise Barnes Fine Art is pleased to open our 2015 exhibition schedule with a group exhibition featuring six contemporary photographers.
Palmer Davis’s Here and Now series is an elegy to his father. The series is about claiming graspable, heightened moments, when life opens up, time expands and essential truths are revealed. The pictures transcend being photographs and...
From the first day, students are fully immersed in the Italian language and culture. Individual students’ requirements are met in a classroom of free expression and differentiated learning. Students are encouraged to audit the first lesson of one or more courses to better determine their proficiency level.
Winter Session: Monday, December 1 – Saturday, March 7; (10...
Heather Gaudio Fine Art is pleased to present its upcoming group exhibition entitled Black, White & Red All Over to be held December 5th, 2014 through February 14, 2015. The show will consist of paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture by Paul Bloch, Caio Fonseca, Madeleine Keesing, Raymond Saá, and Donald Sultan. The public is invited to attend an opening reception to...
“Luminosity” - The oil pastel works of Jean DUQUOC
Exhibit from January 24 to February 22, 2015
Those acquainted with the paintings of Jean DUQUOC, will happily embrace this masterful collection of pastel works on display at the Canfin Gallery. They are beautiful, vivid renderings rapturously applied.
Emphasizing the effects of light on the landscape, and...
Meet Dr. Scott Duke, author of Back In Action: Healing Back Pain Through Movement
Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 1:00 pm
Meet Dr. Scott Duke, author of Back In Action: Healing Back Pain Through Movement. In addition to discussing how to heal and prevent back pain, Dr. Duke will take questions from attendees and debunk common treatments that often do more harm than good.
“Confronting Cancer Through Art” at the Katonah Library
January 3 - January 30, 2015
This is a series of paintings and works on canvas exploring the scarring and complexity of emotions once a diagnosis of cancer is given.
In the struggle against cancer, art is a tool of survival.
This work is the stitching back together or body and soul.
Announcing the 2015 Chinese New Year Celebration at the Westchester County Center
Following an enormous success for the Chinese New Year Celebration held at the Westchester County Center last year, the Westchester Association of Chinese Americans (WACA) will organize its 2015 Annual Event on Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 2pm to 6pm at the same place and in an innovative form.
3D design and printing. A MakerBot Retail Operator will guide students through the process of creating their own personalized Valentine, designed to hold a lollipop. Once designed, kids will print their creations on a MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer.
Space is limited. Reserve your spot today.
The Manhattanville School of Business will celebrate the launch of its Women’s Leadership Institute Thursday, Jan. 29 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in Manhattanville’s historic Reid Castle, 2900 Purchase St., Purchase, NY. The institute, supported by PepsiCo as the founding sponsor, will be the first of its kind in Westchester and surrounding areas to meet the leadership and professional...