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.

November 24, 2012
Whimsies - Tarrytown NY

Small Business Saturday – Westchester NY…

When you shop at a local store almost twice the amount of money recirculates within your local community than in a big-box store. So I say - SHOP LOCAL whenever you can. There is plenty of unique and imaginative retail in the Hudson Valley....Here are just a few of my picks.....
November 6, 2012
Fall Fire - The Rockefeller Preserve

Fotos on the Fly – Fall Fire at the Rockefeller Preserve…

Its also cheering after so many cold days in the dark for so many Westchester residents....So here is unbridled fall color - more than a little processed.
October 24, 2012
NYC Skyline - Irvington NY

Fotos On The Fly – The NYC Skyline on a cloudy day….

Sometimes stormy weather has a beauty all its own.  Besides, these days if I  waited for a clear day, I would almost never actually shoot anything. […]
October 8, 2012
Irvington NY Sail boat on the Hudson River before a storm

Fotos on the Fly – Rolling Storm Clouds on the Hudson River

If you live on the east coast and you spend time behind the lens of a camera - you learn to work with high cloud cover and make it work for you. The water was dead calm in spite of the storm clouds above.
September 30, 2012
Tarrytown NY - vintage architecture

Fotos On The Fly – Westchester NY has a lot to offer if you just look up….

When I mentioned how "old" the city looked, she would say - "just look up" and would point to the amazing architectural detail that the pre-war buildings had to offer.
September 12, 2012
Yonkers NY - Yonkers waterfront - Tribute of light - 9/11/12

Fotos On the Fly – Remembering Sept 11 from the Yonkers Waterfront…

this evening while I was driving home, I realized that I could see the “Tribute of Light ” from my car. It seemed to be calling me, so I decided at the last minute to drive to the Yonkers Waterfront.