Local Lifestyles

Westchester has a wide array of cities towns and villages. Each with its own unique character and lifestyle. Find out more about restaurants, retail, hiking trails and other amenities right here.

December 7, 2010
Happy Holidays - Broadlawn Entry during Holidays

Westchester Christmas Light Displays – White Plains NY (Fotos on the Fly)

It seems at this time of year everyone is looking for Christmas light displays. Since I drive around the lower part of the county frequently, I sometimes end up seeing displays that others might miss.
December 5, 2010
Larchmont NY in fall - 10538

Fotos on the Fly – Larchmont NY

Larchmont NY is one of my favorite communities in Southern Westchester. The neighborhoods are very, very walkable. Commuting to the train is a snap - for most parts of the village and the 10538 P.O. the train station is within walking distance.
December 1, 2010

Fotos On the Fly – Kingsland Point Park – Hudson River Sunset

I found myself sorting through the photos I had taken recently and came across the following that I took one evening at Kingsland Point park in Sleepy Hollow NY . Jade and Tundra were doing their thing in the Dog Park - and just outside the fence the sun was doing its thing by setting with the most amazing color.
November 17, 2010
Carlson's Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Calendar of Events for Westchester NY

Although I post a weekly Westchester events calendar - the holidays are always special and the Thanksgiving Westchester calendar of events is no exception. Here is a short list of events for this uniquely American Holiday.
November 2, 2010

Westchester Halloween Redux….

Hope Everyone had a Happy Halloween! I won’t say much more about that holiday because I think I pretty much covered the Westchester Halloween scene from […]
October 31, 2010
The County Center of White Plains NY

Westchester Events: International Gem and Mineral Show Fri Dec. 3 – Sunday Dec. 5

For anyone who likes jewelry the is a must-see in our Westchester Events calendar. The show features an enormous selection of jewelry from vendors throughout the world. The price spectrum runs from very modest to the sky's the limit.