A Mouth-Watering Meal at Plates

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Hudson Valley Restaurant Week, the region’s largest dining event, is returning Nov. 4-17.  This popular event, spanning 114 miles and seven counties, is among the largest Restaurant Week events in the country, bringing together farmers, chefs and local purveyors to support the local economy and showcase the farm-to-table movement that makes the Hudson Valley a premiere culinary destination. The list of restaurants is extensive and includes some of our favorites and some places we've yet to try including Red Hat on the River, Tarry Lodge, X20 Xaviars Read More


Wordless Wednesday: Invitation to Join The Culture Mom at Field to Celebrate a New Westchester Novel

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A Day Out in Larchmont

Longing to get out of  the city for half a day but wondering where to go?  Larchmont is a suburb right outside NYC in Westchester County.  Located on the Long Island Sound side, it's a hop, skip and a jump from the city.  Come spend a day out in Larchmont. Larchmont is unlike many other suburbs - it's got the Long Island Sound, for one thing, and for another, it's very international.  There are people here from all over the world.  Many come to work for the United Nations or foreign banks.  Most of our friends are from abroad and the Read More


Promenade des Artists Larchmont Art Walk

Take a stroll through Larchmont this weekend and enjoy the works of 40 French artists on display in local homes. Westchester Accueil is holding its 10th annual “Promenade des Artists” on Friday (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and Saturday (11 a.m. to 6 p.m.). Participants may obtain a map from the Reception House at 25 Summit Avenue. A portion of the art sales are to benefit the Abraham House in the Bronx and Entraide Francaise. Visit the website for additional information. Read More


Larchmont-Mamaroneck Sustainability Expo 2010

Happy Earth Day! I'm excited about attending my own community's Larchmont-Mamaroneck Sustainability Exo 2010 on Saturday, April 24th. An all-day affair sponsored by the Town of Mamaroneck, Village of Mamaroneck and Village of Larchmont environmental committees, there will be seminars and discussions, speakers, movies and an interesting mix of vendors and exhibitors designed to provide practical advice on what you can do now to live a more sustainable life.Follow this link for details about the schedule, reservations, and opportunities or email Read More