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Be the Next Children's Place Superstar

Be the Next Children's Place Superstar

The Children's Place is launching its second annual model search this fall to discover its next superstar who will win round-trip air transportation to the glamorous photo shoot and a $500 gift card to spend on all of the latest styles.

House of Sports in Westchester Builds Champion Athletes

House of Sports in Westchester Builds Champion Athletes

Does your aspiring athlete want more training during the offseason? Or maybe they want a sports themed birthday party. Or are you looking for just the right fitness center for yourself to workout and relax? House of Sports located in Ardsley has it all for you, right in Westchester County.

Angelina Ballerina Brings Joy to Eastchester Dancers

Angelina Ballerina Brings Joy to Eastchester Dancers

Angelina Ballerina joined Studio B Dance Center in Westchester County as a guest instructor in July as part of the Angelina Ballerina Dance Academy. Young ballerinas listen to an Angelina Ballerina story and then bring the text to life through dance while answering questions about the story which improves reading comprehension, listening, and verbal skills.

More than 700 Participate in Westchester's Day of Chesed

More than 700 Participate in Westchester's Day of Chesed

More than 700 people in Westchester County participated in the JCC of Mid-Westchester's Day of Chesed (Kindness), Service, and Remembrance in commemoration of 9/11.

United Way of Westchester and Putnam Auctions Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences

United Way of Westchester and Putnam Auctions Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences

Score tickets to the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, experience what it feels like to be an astronaut at the Kennedy Space Center, watch next year's Super Bowl from the stands, win a trip for two to Kenya, and even see Justin Bieber live with offers from United Way of Westchester and Putnam's online auction.

Greenwich Foundation Seeks Two Host Homes for International Fellows

Greenwich Foundation Seeks Two Host Homes for International Fellows

Friendship Ambassadors Foundation in downtown Greenwich, CT will be hosting young International Youth Fellows in 2013 and seeks two Westchester and Fairfield families to host the two accomplished young professionals who will be working at the foundation for at least six months.

Disney Store Donates School Supplies to Boys and Girls Clubs of America

Disney Store Donates School Supplies to Boys and Girls Clubs of America

In partnership with The Walt Disney Company, Disney Store will donate 25,000 school supply kits to children at the Boys and Girls Club of America, adding a little back-to-school magic as kids nationwide prepare to return to the classroom this fall.

Greenburgh Nature Center Welcomes New Executive Director

Greenburgh Nature Center Welcomes New Executive Director

The Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale, NY appointed a new executive director, Margaret Tjimos Goldberg, a long-time resident of the Edgemont area of Greenburgh. Goldberg has been board president and has also served on the center's board of directors from 2004-2009.

Tennis Pros Introduce the Sport to Hundreds of Kids

Tennis Pros Introduce the Sport to Hundreds of Kids

Young members of the Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester learned how to play tennis from local tennis professionals at "Bounce" Tennis Play Day.

Annual Golf Raises $30,000 for Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester

Annual Golf Raises $30,000 for Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester

The 18th annual golf tournament for the Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester raised $30,000 to go directly toward the club's programs and services.

Healthy Lifestyle Pilot Program Has Kids Bouncing Off the Walls

Healthy Lifestyle Pilot Program Has Kids Bouncing Off the Walls

This fall, kids in Rockland and Westchester counties will be able to get fit and learn about a healthy lifestyle by participating in a pilot program at Bounce! Trampoline Sports. The kids who participate in the pilot program will help develop a fitness program for kids in the future.

Murals by Patrick McCarthy for Mom, Dad, and Baby

Murals by Patrick McCarthy for Mom, Dad, and Baby

Patrick McCarthy used to only paint murals in the homes of friends and family, well, until they persuaded them to start his own mural painting business. Now McCarthy meets with clients and collaborates on murals for rooms in their homes, businesses, or doctor's offices.

Sportime's New Eastchester Location Features 8 Clay Courts

Sportime's New Eastchester Location Features 8 Clay Courts

Sportime's new Eastchester location is located on the grounds of the Lake Isle Country Club and will offer the John McEnroe Tennis Academy. The new location will also play host to United States Tennis Association adult competitions and USTA junior tournaments.

The Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester Helps Raise Noteworthy Sum for Youth Programs

The Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester Helps Raise Noteworthy Sum for Youth Programs

The Boys and Girls Club of Northern Westchester honored its Humanitarian of the Year and raised a noteworthy sum for "Positive Place for Kids," a program that serves more than 2,000 youth members, at its annual Humanitarian Award Dinner.

Reigning 'Masters' of Blind Golf Champion Takes Home Trophy for 24th Time

Reigning 'Masters' of Blind Golf Champion Takes Home Trophy for 24th Time

Taking home the trophy for the 24th time, Patrick Browne Jr., a longtime mentor of the New York Giants' Eli Manning, wins the "Masters" of blind golf for the 24th time on June 22, 2012 at the 35th annual Golf Classic.

New Horse Riding Summer Camp Offered in Westchester County

New Horse Riding Summer Camp Offered in Westchester County

Runabout Farms, located in Bedford, now offers a summer camp where children learn to care for and ride horses, as well as riding safety. The farm will also introduce an after-school program in the fall.

Westchester Children's Museum Honors Local Educator at Annual Benefit

Westchester Children's Museum Honors Local Educator at Annual Benefit

The Westchester Children's Museum's annual spring benefit raised more than $100,000 toward the construction of the museum and honored local educator and Greenburgh resident Janett Grose.

Twenty Local Schools Receive New Books

Twenty Local Schools Receive New Books

Parents, faculty, and PTA members from across the New York City area worked together to win new books from the "Books 4 Our School" campaign co-sponsored by the Brooke Jackman Foundation and NYMetroParents.

Fusion Academy Opens Three New Locations in NY Metro Area

Fusion Academy Opens Three New Locations in NY Metro Area

Fusion Academy, a school for children who feel anxious about or are having trouble in school, opens three new locations in Manhattan, Westchester, and Long Island. The school features one-on-one style classrooms, individualized learning plans, and support for the student and their family.

WeeZee World Ribbon-Cutting Hosted By News 12's Shannon White

WeeZee World Ribbon-Cutting Hosted By News 12's Shannon White

300-plus people attended the official ribbon-cutting/opening event for Westchester's WeeZee World of "Yes I Can!" on April 24th in its new home of Chappaqua, NY, including emcee Shannon White, President Bill Clinton, Governor Andrew Cuomo, Senator Chuck Schumer, and State Senator Susi Oppenheimer.

The Play Place Offers Sports Instruction To Young Kids in Elmsford

The Play Place Offers Sports Instruction To Young Kids in Elmsford

The Play Place, an indoor space attached to Bright Horizon Treetops Schools, boasts small fields, short nets, and light rackets to facilitate learning, all perfect for kids ages 10 and younger.

Lego-Based Program For Kids Opens In Rye Brook

Lego-Based Program For Kids Opens In Rye Brook

Bricks and Motors opened on March 1 and offers a curriculum that encourages hands-on projects that allow the students to design, think critically, and communicate with one another.

Mount Kisco Pediatric Dentistry: Kid Friendly and Comfortable

Mount Kisco Pediatric Dentistry: Kid Friendly and Comfortable

Mount Kisco Pediatric Dentistry caters specifically to children, from infancy to early adulthood, and aims to give everyone a smile that will produce confidence. The practice places an emphasis on prevention, education, and diet with the hopes of getting kids to develop good oral habits that can last a lifetime.

Soundview Sports Camp Adds Program For Toddlers

Soundview Sports Camp Adds Program For Toddlers

On June 25, Soundview Sports Camp will add Mini Day Camp, a movement-based fitness program for toddlers to summer options. The Mini Day Camp at Soundview Sports Camp is open for registration now.

Roles Guaranteed at Performance Arts Summer Camp in Westchester

Roles Guaranteed at Performance Arts Summer Camp in Westchester

Rising Stars Performing Arts Company is enrolling students ages 8-18 for its summer musical theater workshop until June 16. Everyone who enrolls will get a part in a show and each session of cast members will perform the productions twice.




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