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.

August 30, 2009
Larchmont NY - Family Enjoying Manor Park on LI Sound

Larchmont Manor Park – Larchmont NY 10538

Manor Park, in Larchmont is a gem for those who enjoy water views and a nice walk. Unlike the Rockefeller Preserve, where wildlife rules, Manor Park is has manicured paths and wonderful plantings.
August 5, 2009
Westchester Buff - News Word Cloud

“Rooster Row” in Scarsdale Village….

Over the past few months I’ve been observing a strange sight: fiberglass roosters nesting all over Scarsdale Village.
July 6, 2009
Sketch of Jade at Coffee Labs - Tarrytown NY

Mornings at Coffee Labs – Tarrytown NY

Sometimes I go to Coffee Labs in the morning with Jade - my mellow Siberian Husky....Jade gets to accompany me to the coffee shop where I get a great cup of coffee, pull up a table and get to work researching the market and catching up with correspondence.
July 1, 2009
Tarrytown - Sleepy Hollow Fireworks 2012

Want Fireworks for the 4th of July? Want to Stay Local? Check Out These Lower Westchester Events…

Going into NYC for July 4th is great - but it can be a hassle. Fact is you don't need to go to Manhattan to see terrific displays. Here is a short list of lower Westchester events and fireworks displays. This will help get you started....
June 1, 2009
Westchester Buff - News Word Cloud

White Plains Outdoor Arts Festival – 2009

But only now is White Plains getting itself on the map - so to speak - as a go-to place for the arts. But on this weekend the artisans were out in force. Downtown White Plains was certainly the go-to place for the arts this weekend.
March 15, 2009
larchmont in snow

The village of Larchmont in a snow storm…

Larchmont NY (town of Mamaroneck) is one of those wonderfully cozy villages that reminds me of more of the "old world" then the east coast of the United States. The following pictures are a reminder that the even this very difficult winter of our discontent and fear had its share of beauty and charm.