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]

Yonkers ACME to get a makeover

January 16, 2018 by  

Usually, the news that a popular retailer is going to be closing its doors is not good. However, news that the ACME Market in Yonkers will be temporarily closing can be a cause for celebration.

The location on [Read more]

Yonkers renames street in honor of local advocate

December 7, 2017 by  

Officials in Yonkers recently decided to recognize the life and work of a philanthropist and longtime resident of the city.

Christopher Johnson, a member of [Read more]

Yonkers area charities gear up for #GivingTuesday

November 22, 2017 by  

Black Friday might be a big deal for savvy shoppers and Cyber Monday equally important for those who shop online, but for nonprofits, the upcoming Giving Tuesday might be the most important day of [Read more]

Yonkers pageant winner raising funds to help Puerto Rico

October 9, 2017 by  

In the wake of Hurricane Maria, a former pageant winner from Yonkers is doing what she can to raise money for relief efforts in Puerto Rico.

Layla Vazquez earned the [Read more]

Yonkers business helping victims of Harvey

September 7, 2017 by  

In Yonkers, residents and businesses have been swift to take action and to do what they can to help the victims of the Hurricane Harvey events in Texas. Grocery store Stew Leonard’s has two programs in place to help support [Read more]

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