The 411: For a village with two train stations and luxury, loft condos, Tuckahoe has a whole lot of small-town feel. There's the river that winds along its border with Yonkers, the parks and duck pond, weekly farmers' markets, and the 19th-century mill. Annual Columbus Day parades and July 4th firework extravaganzas draw together much of the community, attracting many outsiders, too, and there are even town golf outings. The village has changed a lot in the last decade, as the abandoned factory and mill became SoHo-style condos with river views and the Olde Stone Mill restaurant (featured twice on Kitchen Nightmares with Gordon Ramsay), all with a 33-minute express trip to Grand Central. The town also boasts a wide variety of restaurants from Indian and Italian to grills and gastropubs.
Size: 0.6 square miles
Median Home Sales Price: $760,000 (Westchester County Median: $725,000)
Average Property Taxes: $16,226
Closest Metro-North Stop: Tuckahoe (Harlem Line)
Time to Grand Central: 36 minutes
Famous Residents (Past and Present): The eponymous fictional character from the TV sitcom Maude, played by Bea Arthur, lived in Tuckahoe. Median Income Household: $60,744 (Westchester County Median: $77,856) Family: $78,188 (Westchester County Median: $105,300)
74% Caucasian 6.1% Other Races 10.1% African American 9.8% Asian 8.8% Hispanic or Latino of any race (i.e., already counted in another category above)
Crime* *Sperling's Best Places Crime Index, based on 1 (best) through 10 (worst): Violent Crime: 1 (Westchester Average: 2 National Average: 3) Property Crime: 2 (Westchester Average: 3 National Average: 3)
FBI Uniform Crime Index (2006):
Number of violent crimes: 6 Murder: 0 Rape: 1 Robbery: 1 Assault: 4 Burglary: 1 Property Crimes: 33
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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...
Join us for a Frozen party on Feb. 1st! Enjoy frozen hot chocolate and cookie, Olaf craft, freeze dance, and sing-along. Event is $30 for first child. Each additional child is $25.
Each ticket includes: Hot chocolate (frozen or hot), snowflake cookie, craft, and choice of book 1 or 2 of Anna & Elsa chapter book series. Ages 5+
Sign up for the 12:30-1:30pm seating here:...
First Sunday Gallery Tour
Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 1:00 pm
Take a tour of the galleries with the Museum Docents. Tour highlights include portraits in the Permanent Collection, which help us understand the social history of different times.
Free with Museum admission.
Visit http://www.hrm.org/ for more information.
In this workshop students will create a beautiful, ceramic valentine box or mug that will make a perfect Valentine’s Day gift for someone special. Parents are welcome to accompany and work with their children or create a Valentine project of their own.
Materials included - parent participation is optional.
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.