Bernice Feldman, 94, Briarcliff Native

Bernice K. Feldman, a resident of Briarcliff Manor for more than 50 years, died on Jan. 6 in Texas. She was 94. A graduate of Hunter College, Columbia University and New York University, Dr. Feldman specialized in speech pathology and rehabilitation, serving as a speech therapist, pathologist and teacher at numerous health and educational institutions, including the Dobbs Ferry School System, Lehman College, the College of New Rochelle, Mercy College, Westchester Community College, Phelps Memorial Hospital and the Mount St. Ursula Speech Center.

Former New Rochelle Police Officer Sentenced to Prison for Drunk…


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... January 1, 2017, Kyreakedes, who was off-duty, was out drinking with friends, including the victim, at a bar in Dobbs Ferry. After a period of time, they drove to White Plains to frequent another bar. On January 2, 2017 just before 3 a.m., all four ...

High school girls’ lacrosse star signs on with Mercy College

One of West Milford High School's top athletes will be bringing her massive lacrosse skills to Mercy College next fall, says her coach, Christian Conway. Taylor Bishop, a 17-year-old senior and an attackman for the Highlanders, recently signed a "letter of intent" with the Dobbs Ferry, NY-based school, where she will play with the nationally ranked Mercy College Mavericks.

For this dog trainer, empathy breeds obedience

... of proper human-dog interaction naturally. His education killed it. Growing up in Fair Lawn and later in Dobbs Ferry, New York, in Westchester County, Cohen and his family had lots of dogs. One day Cohen was playing in his front yard when Dilly ran ...

The Truth of The Children of Vietnam:

... director of the New Rochelle Commission on Human Rights, an instructor in Political Science at Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, New York, and director of the college's Children's Institute For Advanced Study and Research. On leave of absence in the ...

District Appoints Interim Special Education Supervisor


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... Nyack resident, holds three master's degrees: One in school administration and supervision from Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry; a second in special education from the City College of New York; and the third in educational leadership from Touro College ...

Off-Duty Cop From Westchester Pleads Killer In Crash That Killed Friend

A New Rochelle police officer who was drinking off-duty when he crashed his vehicle in January, killing his best friend, has pleaded guilty to his role in the fatal incident. Harry Kyreakedes pleaded guilty in Westchester County Court on Friday to a felony charge of first-degree vehicular manslaughter and aggravated driving while intoxicated after being indicted by a grand jury in May. Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. said that at approximately midnight on Jan. 2, Kyreakedes was out drinking with friends, including his victim, 27-year-old Isaac Ward, at a bar in Dobbs Ferry.

New Rochelle Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Vehicular Manslaughter in Crash-Related Death


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Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. today announced that Harry Kyreakedes, 27, pled guilty before Judge Barry Warhit to one count of Vehicular Manslaughter in the First Degree, a class "C" Felony and one count of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated Per Se, an unclassified Misdemeanor, in the death of Isaac Ward, 28. On January 1, 2017, Kyreakedes, an off-duty New Rochelle Police Officer, was out drinking with friends, including the victim, at a bar in Dobbs Ferry. After a period of time, they drove to White Plains to frequent another bar.

Bill Protecting Hudson Valley Waterfronts From Barges Signed By Cuomo

Following an impassioned plea from Hudson Valley officials and environmental organizations, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill into law that will protect the Hudson River from barges carrying fracked oil. Earlier this year , bi-partisan Hudson Valley officials came together at the Yonkers waterfront to announce additional legislation that would stop the U.S. Coast Guard's proposal that includes the installation of 16 anchor berths across 715 acres on the water between Yonkers and Dobbs Ferry.

Bill Protecting Hudson Valley Waterfronts From Barges Signed By Cuomo

Following an impassioned plea from Hudson Valley officials and environmental organizations, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill into law that will protect the Hudson River from barges carrying fracked oil. Earlier this year , bi-partisan Hudson Valley officials came together at the Yonkers waterfront to announce additional legislation that would stop the U.S. Coast Guard's proposal that includes the installation of 16 anchor berths across 715 acres on the water between Yonkers and Dobbs Ferry.

Learn About Plans For Route 9

... he project is a collaboration of residents and officials in the Villages of Sleepy Hollow, Tarrytown, Irvington, Dobbs Ferry and Hastings-on-Hudson and is being funded by the Community Benefits Program of the New New York Bridge.

Route 9 Conceptual Design Plan

... into one central location, giving you greater control over how you connect with your community . The Villages of Dobbs Ferry, Hastings-on-Hudson, Irvington, Sleepy Hollow, and Tarrytown invite members of the community to learn and get involved in ...

SUV Gets Cut Off, Crashes Off Road Onto Roof On Saw Mill Parkway

A motorist walked away from a crazy car crash when he was cut off by another driver, lost control of his vehicle on the Saw Mill River Parkway in Dobbs Ferry, flew off the road and into a wooded area, and rolled onto its roof, according to Westchester County Police. The crash occurred around 7 p.m. Thursday when 36-year-old Raymond Gordon of the Bronx told officers another driver prevented him from getting off the parkway at Cyrus Field Road, causing him to lose control, of his Chevy SUV, said Kieran O'Leary, spokesman for the department.

BWW Featured Studio: Central Park Dance

... dance classes in ballet, tap, jazz, and creative movement in the basement of the Zion Episcopal Church in Dobbs Ferry, NY- starting with just a few dozen students. While the program was there, Ms. Bai saw a steady increase in attendance and ...

Arts Fest Activities at New Rochelle Public Libraries


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... 5 are invited to join the fabulous ArchFor Kids team and turn "found" materials into amazing structures! The Dobbs Ferry-based ArchForKids provides young people with dynamic, hands-on, minds-on learning experiences grounded in architecture, design, ...