Happy Holidays to all!

branchMay your home be filled with love and laughter this holiday season.

Wishing you a happy and prosperous 2015.
Warmest Regards,
Cindy Kief

 

Fall Selections Newsletter Volume IV October

Please enjoy Volume IV of my Fall Selections Newsletter featuring hand picked events around Westchester County & The Rivertowns for the month of October.  As always, please let me know any feedback for events you may attend. Enjoy!

Best Regards,
Cindy Kief
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson

 http://cindykiefteam.com/

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Horseman’s Hollow @ Philipsburgh Manor
http://www.hudsonvalley.org/events/horsemans-hollow


4-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-31 October
The Legend Behind the ‘Legend’ @ Old Dutch Church
http://www.hudsonvalley.org/events/irvings-legend


10-12 October
Sesame Street Live “Let’s Dance”
http://www.countycenter.biz/event_sesamest.html


10-11 October
Family Fun Day-FREE EVENT + other performances
https://tickets.tarrytownmusichall.org/eventperformances.asp?evt=1572/


11 October 2-8pm (rain date: Oct 12)
Dog Walk
http://petsalive.com/dogwalk/2014/walk/


11 October 2-8 (rain date: October 12)
Rocktoberfest Matthiessen Park, Irvington
Feature Bands- Gil Parris and Friends & UNFORGETTABLE FIRE. Beer provided by local brewery Captain Lawrence out of Elmsford. This is a fundraising event by the FACE Committee to support Irvington Recreation & Parks Programs.


All of October
More Halloween Happenings
http://visitsleepyhollow.com/halloween-in-sleepy-hollow


All of October
Apple season activities!
http://www.bartonorchards.com

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Summer Selections Newsletter Volume III – August

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Please enjoy Volume III of my Summer Selections Newsletter featuring hand picked events around Westchester County & The Rivertowns for the month of August.  As always, please let me know any feedback for events you may attend. Enjoy!

Best Regards,
Cindy Kief
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
cindykiefteam.com

DOBBS FERRY- Rooftop Underground: Rachelle Garniez performs. One of four unique performances by artists in a breathtaking location on the banks of the Hudson River. 7-9pm. Tickets/Info

 

HASTINGS– Hastings Flea selling vintage furniture, jewelry, clothing, crafts, home goods, and much more. There will be crafts, music and fun activities for kids too. Zinsser Commuter Lot, 10am-4pm. More Info

 

TARRYTOWN- The third Friday of each month turns Tarrytown’s business district into a street festival with live music, great food, shopping, art, and presentations by community organizations.  6pm-9pm  More Info

 

BRIARCLIFF MANOR-  Briarcliff Manor Public Library presents Friday Night at the Movies: The Grand Budapest Hotel. 7:30pm More Info

 


TARRYTOWN- Lyndhurst Third Sunday Lecture Series: “People, Parks, and Preservation: Landscapes of Ambivalence along the Hudson River”, 2pm. More Info

TARRYTOWN– Sunset Jazz at Lyndhurst: TJ Tomlin 16-pc Big Band. Swing Band Dance Party. Concerts are held outdoors at the Lyndhurst bowling alley hill. 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm- $10 per car. More Info

SLEEPY HOLLOW- CORNucopia at Philipsburg Manor, 381 N. Broadway, Sleepy Hollow. Feast on a bounty of corn-centric delicacies, take part in a bevy of hands-on, corn-related activities at the Lower Hudson Valley’s only corn festival. More Info

HUDSON RIVER MUSEUM (YONKERS)- Mandy Greer: The Ecstatic Moment. Seattle-based artist Mandy Greer installs a fantasy world awash in color, laced with glittering chandeliers, and alive with sumptuous birds and enigmatic figures draped in costume in her first New York solo exhibition.  On through September 14. More Info

The Rivertowns Area Cleans Up in Best of Westchester 2014!

The Best of Westchester through Westchester Magazine is a great way to learn about celebrated community resources and support our local businesses. This year, businesses in The Rivertowns area won in several categories. I have compiled a culled down “Best of Westchester 2014” list which focuses on our area. Enjoy!

Best New Restaurant (South)
RiverMarket Bar and Kitchen
127 W Main St, Tarrytown
(914) 631-3100; www.rivermarketbarandkitchen.com

Best New French 
Saint George
155 Southside Ave, Hastings-on-Hudson
(914) 478-1671; www.saintgeorgebistro.com

Best Out Door Dining
Red Hat on the River
1 Bridge St, Irvington
(914) 591-5888; www.redhatbistro.com

Best Charcuterie
Mima Vinoteca

63 Main St, Irvington
(914) 591-1300; www.mimarestaurant.com

Best Sushi
Sushi Mike’s Japanese Restaurant
146 Main St, Dobbs Ferry
(914) 591-0054; www.sushimikes.com

Best New Bar 
The Mill
583 Warburton Ave, Hastings-on-Hudson
(914) 231-7772; www.themillhastings.com

Best Casual Summer Bar
Sunset Cove
238 Green St, Tarrytown
(914) 366-7889; www.sunsetcove.net

Best Cronut
Enrico’s Pastry Shop
200 E Hartsdale Ave, Hartsdale
(914) 723-0340 

Best Chili-Head Indulgence
So Gong Dong Dubu

411 N Central Ave, Hartsdale
(914) 397-1790; www.sogongdongdubu.com 

Best Affordable Student Fashion
PopShop Style
32 Cedar St, Dobbs Ferry
(914) 693-0072; www.popshopstyle.com

Best Music Hub
Clockwork Records
6 Spring St, Hastings-on-Hudson
(914) 478-0241; www.clockworkrecordsny.com

Best New Home Shop
Nine Streets New York
36 Main St, Tarrytown
(914) 418-4044; www.ninestreetsny.com

Best Home Accents
Architectural Minerals & Stone

1 Bridge St, Irvington
(914) 479-0049; www.architecturalminerals.com

Best Party Venue (For Kids)
LIFE The Place to Be
2 Lawrence St, Ardsley
(914) 591-4400; www.lifetheplacetobe.com

Best Park for Pickup Basketball
East Rumbrook Park

1 E Rumbrook Park Rd, Hartsdale www.greenburghny.com

Summer Selections Newsletter Volume II – July

Please enjoy Volume II of my Summer Selections Newsletter featuring hand picked events around Westchester County & The Rivertowns for the month of July.  As always, please let me know any feedback for events you may attend. Have a safe and happy Independence Day!

Best Regards,
Cindy Kief
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
cindykiefteam.com
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TARRYTOWN- Jazz & Cocktails at the Lyndhurst Greenhouse, Tuesday, July 1 from 6-8:30 pm and will feature live jazz by Mark Morganelli & The Jazz Forum All-Stars with Vic Juris, guitar, Cameron Brown, bass and Tony Jefferson, drums. Summer cocktails, beer, wine and delicious food will be served. Tickets/Info
BlueLineIRVINGTON– Village of Irvington & F.A.C.E Committee Present Independence Day Fireworks Display9pm at Matthiessen Park (Rain Date July 5). Parks Permits RequiredMore Info
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SLEEPY HOLLOW- Starting at dusk, Sleepy Hollow Fireworks Spectacular. Bring a blanket and have fun! View from the bottom of Beekman Ave, Kingsland Park, Devries Park or Barnhart Park! More Info
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SLEEPY HOLLOW- Pirates of the Hudson features a rollicking show fresh from Off-Broadway. It’s a full day of interacting with buccaneers both on stage and off. The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told! Philipsburg Manor in Sleepy Hollow. Tickets/Info
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IRVINGTON- Special “NBA Teaches Basketball Camp.” New specialty camp to Irvington, featuring New York Knick, J.R. SMITH, 2012-2013 NBA “6th Man of the Year.” 9am-3pm, July7-11, 7-16yr olds. Registration/Info
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BRIARCLIFF MANOR- Briarcliff Pool “Family Fun Night.” One of Briarcliff’s traditional events where families compete against each other in fun-filled field and pool events.Make an evening out of the program;bring dinner or dine at the pool concession stand! 6-8pm at the Briarcliff Pool. More Info
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TARRYTOWN– Summer Theatre at Lyndhurst: Opening Night of “SHOW PEOPLE” with champagne reception, 7pm. Tickets/Info
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PLEASANTVILLE-10th Annual Pleasantville Music Festival. This volunteer driven event is dedicated to supporting original and local artists as well as community organizations that serve those who live in Westchester County. Tickets/Info

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DOBBS FERRY- Rooftop Underground: John Elliott and Margaret Glaspy perform. One of four unique performances by artists in a breathtaking location on the banks of the Hudson River. 7-9pm. Tickets/Info
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HASTINGS– Hastings Flea selling vintage furniture, jewelry, clothing, crafts, home goods, and much more. There will be crafts, music and fun activities for kids too. Zinsser Commuter Lot, 10am-4pm. More Info
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DOBBS FERRY– Summer Music Series features Jane Getter Quartet 6:30- 8pm (Free) Estherwood Mansion at The Masters School, Clinton Avenue, Dobbs Ferry.  More Info
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TARRYTOWN-Sunset Jazz at Lyndhurst:Tony Jefferson Quartet. July 17, 6:30-8:00. $10 per car. More Info

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TARRYTOWN-Natalie Merchant performs at the Tarrytown Music Hall. This tour is in support of her new self-titled album. 8pm. Tickets/Info
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PLEASANTVILLE– Dick Hyman in Reel Time. LIVE MUSIC and multimedia presentation with jazz legend Dick Hyman presented by The Jacob Burns Filmcenter 7:30pm.  Tickets/Info

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Summer Selections – Volume I

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Irvington, NY Restaurant Guide

Irvington local restaurants found easily in one place! Whether you’re new to the community or just want to try somewhere different, there’s a little something for everyone in Irvington.Irvington_RestaurantGuide

New Listing! 4 Westview Circle Sleepy Hollow

Introducing 4 Westview Circle located in Sleepy Hollow, New York.

Classic colonial design meets contemporary flow in this young, luxury home. This extremely convenient, home sits beautifully on a park-like acre featuring spectacular landscaping, oversized bluestone patio and outdoor kitchen for your enjoyment. Nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac, this pristine home features a chef’s kitchen with Viking appliances, two-story great room with a center piece fireplace that can be seen from many vantage points in the heart of the home. Formal living room leads to a quiet conservatory with fireplace, ideal for reading and repose. Generous dining room, home office and guest suite complete the first floor.The master suite with vaulted ceilings and private sitting room offer a perfect place to end the busy day in pure luxury. Additional bedrooms enjoy a Jack and Jill or en suite bath. The lower level completes this spectacular home with gym, kitchen, guest room, full bath, playroom. Light, bright and totally inviting. Simply not to be missed!
Listed for: $2,250,000

Farmer’s Markets Summer Season Openings!

Tarrytown: 05/24 – 11/22
Market open Saturdays, 8:30AM – 1:00PM
Tarrytown, NY • Patriots Park on N. Broadway (Rt. 9)

Irvington
Market opens Wednesday JUNE 4th  3:30-7:30
Main Street School Parking lot • 110 Main Street

Hastings-on-Hudson
Summer Market Resumes SATURDAY JUNE 7th!

Dobbs Ferry
Summer Market Resumes FRIDAY JUNE 6th
Cedar St. in Dobbs Ferry

Sleepy Hollow
Thursdays, beginning June 12 from 11am – 3pm (thru October)
Farmers’ Market at Phelps
Northeast parking lot directly across from 755 Medical Arts Building, Phelps Hospital campus.

And more…

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Annual School Budget Votes TODAY, Tuesday 5/20-Information

Local School District Voting times, locations and websites for more info.:

IRVINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT: 
Main Street School, 101 Main Street
7:00am – 9:00pm
http://www.irvingtonschools.org

DOBBS FERRY SCHOOL DISTRICT:
7:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Dobbs Ferry High School Gymnasium
http://www.dfsd.org

HASTINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT:
7 AM to 9 PM
Cochran Gym of Hastings High School
http://www.hohschools.org/

TARRYTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT:
7:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Tarrytown residents vote at Washington Irving School
Sleepy Hollow residents vote at WL Morse School

http://www.tufsd.org/

ARDSLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT:
6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
High School Building
http://www.ardsleyschools.org

GREENBURGH CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT:
7:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Woodlands Middle/High School
http://www.greenburghcsd.org/