Grocery chain near Yonkers to wave goodbye to plastic bags

November 5, 2018 by  

It might not be easy to be green, but DeCicco & Sons Markets is going to give it a try. The grocery chain, which has seven locations in the Yonkers area, recently announced that it would be eliminating single-use plastic bags at all of [Read more]

Yonkers area pizzeria ranked best in the country

October 8, 2018 by  

Frank Pepe’s, a small pizza chain with a location in Yonkers, was recently named the top pizzeria in the US by the Daily Meal.

Frank Pepe’s appears at [Read more]

Yonkers residents have chance to participate in fall health events

September 12, 2018 by  

Fall does not just mean back to school, but it can also offer people a chance to reset or get back on track with their fitness goals. Residents in Yonkers and the surrounding areas have several opportunities to enjoy physical activities and [Read more]

Yonkers restaurateur is new “Food Network Star”

August 19, 2018 by  

Two chefs from the Yonkers area made history at the beginning of August. [Read more]

Amusement park near Yonkers reopens six years after storm damage

July 10, 2018 by  

Hurricane Sandy struck the area around Yonkers back in 2012. Now, nearly six years after the superstorm, Playland Amusement Park is reopening its North Boardwalk for the first time.

The boardwalk reopened at [Read more]

Yonkers local to appear on new season of MasterChef

June 6, 2018 by  

For the past 15 years, a Yonkers area teacher has been instructing aspiring cooks at a local high school. Now, she has the opportunity to show off her culinary talent to the rest of the country.

Daniela Savone, a former [Read more]

New theater to open its doors near Yonkers

May 23, 2018 by  

It has taken nearly three years of planning, fundraising, and building, but the Bedford Playhouse near Yonkers should be ready to open its doors to the public over Memorial Day weekend.

On the agenda for [Read more]

Yonkers and other NY cities land grants

April 30, 2018 by  

Andrew Cuomo, the governor of New York, has big plans to revitalize the state.

His initiative, ‘Restore New York’, recently awarded almost [Read more]

Yonkers embraces Restaurant Week

March 13, 2018 by  

Residents of Yonkers and the rest of the Hudson Valley can send off winter and welcome spring in style during Hudson Valley Restaurant Week.

Although it [Read more]

MTA contract means more jobs for Yonkers residents

February 5, 2018 by  

The board of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) recently announced that it voted in favor of the purchase of more than 500 next generation subway cars. The cars will be put to use on the Staten Island Railway and on letter subway routes across the [Read more]

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