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.

June 28, 2016
Mamaroneck Ave - 4th of July - Mamaroneck NY

Westchester July 4th Fireworks 2016…

Here are some great fireworks displays for the 4th of July 2016 for Westchester County. Lots of fun for the whole family from the Hudson River to the Sound Shore and in between.
March 18, 2016
Bank Street Project - White Plains

The New Urbanization results in winners and losers…

Back in the dark ages of 2006, ...suburban neighborhoods were on fire...But slowly, it’s becoming apparent that these areas are no longer a priority
February 16, 2016
Swackhamer Rehab - White Plains NY 10606

The “Westmoreland Project” – Reclaiming residential space through rezoning…

Over the past couple of years, White Plains has once again become a developers darling. There are several major projects underway, four of them clustered around […]
May 12, 2015
Historic Home - Tarrytown NY 10591

Westchester homes with history and modern amenities

When you live in Westchester NY, particularly in one of the river towns, you often find yourself bumping up against history. Westchester has a rich history and a home buyer is quite likely to find themselves looking at homes built in the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries.
October 16, 2014
The Ritz Carlton - Dreamhouse 2014

Dream Home – Penthouse Edition 2014 – The Ritz Carlton of White Plains…

Westchester has many fall traditions. It is famous for them. Like the historic Hudson Valley Jack O’Lantern blaze, and Horseman’s Hollow, Westchester Magazine has created its own unique fall tradition: the Westchester Magazine’s Dream Home. This year we have the “Penthouse Edition” at none other than the ultimate luxury complex – the Ritz Carlton in downtown White Plains NY.
December 21, 2013
Tarrytown local popup shop

Shopping Local – Supporting Your Community….

Ok – if you haven’t gotten all your gifts by now, you really are officially a “last minute” shopper! But if you are in that bind – here are a few local merchants that I ran across at a pop-up shop....