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Deze week werd in het New Yorkse Flanders House de documentaire “All things Bakelite” voorgesteld. Het is het verhaal van Leo Baekeland, de Belgisch-Amerikaanse scheikundige die beschouwd wordt als ‘de vader van plastiek’. 797 more words


Urban Land Institute Day One: Governors, Heroes and Construction Costs

The Urban Land Institute’s Housing Opportunity conference is in Boston this week, replete with important sessions on housing affordability, construction, design and how housing relates to community health. 238 more words

Old Croton Aqueduct State Trail

Despite only walking a section of the Old Croton Aqueduct State Trail less than a mile long, I spent more than 4 hours on it one April morning. 558 more words

Climate Change

The Yonkers art scene

There is Biagio “Gino” Civale, an artist of Florentine origin who has seemingly seen it all in the art world. There’s also two Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalists turned painters, a woman whose day job includes making sonograms of wild animals and a small army of Riverdale artists. 39 more words

The Riverdale Press

Thanks, Ella

There is a statue of Ella Fitzgerald outside the train station I take to work. Since tomorrow is my last day, I don’t think I’ll be able to hang out with Ella so much anymore.

Photo Journal

Storybook Bonanza at Philipse Manor Hall May 21 ~Yonkers~

Philipse Manor Hall is proud to host this annual free book giveaway presented in partnership with the Yonkers Federation of Teachers. Children from pre-k to third grade can take home a book of their choice, and have their picture taken with a certain big, red dog of literary fame!

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Westchester County

Paint A Growler at Yonkers Brewing Company May 31

You don’t have to be a master painter to have fun, you just need to show up. Each artist will receive a 64oz growler, an apron, paints and paintbrushes, and your first drink on the house!

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Westchester County