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Cortlandt Manor

The 411: For those who want an upstate feel but don’t really feel like leaving the county, the town of Cortlandt has everything you need. Located in the northwestern part of the county, Cortlandt is full of wooded hills, watershed lands, and streams. The town is situated in 50-plus miles of rural territory bordering the Hudson River and Peekskill to the west, Putnam County to the north, Yorktown to the east, and Ossining and New Castle to the south. It includes the incorporated villages of Buchanan and Croton and the hamlets of Cortlandt Manor, Crompond, Crugers, Montrose, Verplanck, Lake Peekskill, and a section of Mohegan Lake. The town is named after the Van Cortlandt family, who began purchasing land in 1677, and some of the town’s roads date back to the Revolutionary War. In fact, furnaces that were used to make ammunition for troops were located on Furnace Dock Road. Cortlandt offers residents beautiful scenery, and much of the beauty in Cortlandt can be seen at Blue Mountain Reservation, which features more than seven miles of trails for hiking and recreation.

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Hermann Nitsch "Leviticus"

Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art

Dec 1, 2015 - Dec 6, 2015 @ 12:00 PM

On view: Friday, August 14th – December 6th, 2015 Reception: Saturday, September 12th, 5 – 7 pm HVCCA is honored to present Hermann Nitsch’s one-person installation, “Leviticus.” The installation features Nitsch’s “Leviticus,” his seminal book (52 3⁄4” x 38 1⁄2”) opened to the segment describing the sacrificial...

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Music Tuesday Featuring: Peter Brendler Quartet

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Dec 1, 2015 @ 01:30 PM

The Peter Brendler Jazz Quartet, is a group led by famous bassist Peter Brendler, featuring Rich Perry on the saxophone, Peter Evans playing the trumpet, and Vinnie Sperrazza on the drums. The group performs original jazz compositions.   For more information please contact Sarah Lawrence Office of College Events: Ph: 914-395-2412 E-mail: collegeevents@sarahlawrence.edu

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"New Arrangements: Contemporary Reimagined" Art Exhibition Opening

Heather Gaudio Fine Art

Dec 1, 2015 - Dec 30, 2015 @ 04:00 PM

Heather Gaudio Fine Art is pleased to announce its upcoming exhibition “New Arrangements: Contemporary Reimagined” to be held October 3 through December 30th, 2015.  The all–women show consists of works by Jaq Belcher, Cassandria Blackmore, Ann Gardner, Madeleine Keesing and Jae Ko, illustrating intriguing relationships between form and materiality as they come together in reimagined...

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The Fairfield University (3-3) men's basketball team is seeking its fourth consecutive victory when it travels down I-95 to New Rochelle to face MAAC rival Iona‎ College (1-2) tomorrow night (Tuesday, December 1).   It's the first conference game for both squads. Tip-off is at 7:00 pm at Hynes Athletics Center, where the Gaels have won 20 straight games on their home court for head coach Tim...

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Humane Society of Westchester Facebook Online Auction

Humane Society of Westchester Facebook Page

Dec 1, 2015 - Dec 9, 2015 @ 07:00 PM

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 to Wednesday, December 9th, 2015Humane Society of Westchester Facebook Online Auction (starting at 8pm on November 25th, & ending on 8pm on December 9th) Please join us for the online auction on our Facebook page and see the many items available!  The holidays coming soon — there are many great gifts up for auction!  All proceeds will be used towards the...

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Dec 1, 2015 - Dec 31, 2015 @ 3:45 PM

Every Saturday and Sunday in December! Tis’ the season to be jolly! Join in on lots of festive LEGO® fun every weekend in December during Bricktacular! Visit our website for more info:https://www.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/westchester/news-events/event/3901/bricktacular.aspx

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Toys for Tots- Toy Drive

Westchester Family Orthodontics

Dec 1, 2015 - Dec 18, 2015 @ 08:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

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Toys for Tots

527 Bedford Rd

Dec 1, 2015 - Dec 23, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

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Talk Cinema Westchester County Comes to AMC Loews Port Chester... Hollywood Glamour and the Element of Surprise Come to Port Chester With Talk Cinema. Talk Cinema, created in 1992 by Croton-on-Hudson's Harlan Jacobson, is the nation's longest running film preview and discussion series.  Talk Cinema showcases a series of brand new independent films in the run up to Oscar season...

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