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Peekskill Rotary Develops a New Grant

Peekskill Rotary Develops a New Grant

The Peekskill Rotary Club Foundation, Inc. announces a Professional Development Grant in honor of the recently deceased Rotary Club of Peekskill and Hudson Valley Gateway Chamber of Commerce member Lawrence J. DeNoia. The idea for the grant came from Larry DeNoia’s son Michael.  DeNoia also had two daughters, Lauren and… Read more »

Peekskill Walks Movie Night!

Peekskill Walks Movie Night!

by Sonia Lee Garber In Downtown Peekskill on Esther Street, starting at 6:30pm on Thursdays, a special event is taking place.  Outdoor movie nights; presented by Peekskill Walks, (a local organization working to make Downtown Peekskill more pedestrian-friendly), Gleason’s Restaurant, and Cap’n Goodtimes Entertainment. Last nights’ movie shown was the… Read more »

Division Street Downtown Music Series

Division Street Downtown Music Series

by Sonia Lee Garber Cynthia Del Rosario of Whiskey River Restaurant and Ruben Alvarez of Ruben’s Cafe hosted the weekly closing off of Division Street last night in Downtown Peekskill. The opening act was with singers from Antonia Arts and the main act was musician and singer, Dave Diedrich. Please… Read more »

Event Tomorrow You Don’t Want to Miss!

Event Tomorrow You Don’t Want to Miss!

By Sonia Lee Garber Cynthia Delrosario of Whiskey River and Ruben Alvarez of Ruben’s Cafe present their weekly music performance series on Division Street in Downtown Peekskill. Antonia Arts will be presenting the opening act for David Deitrich. As Scarlett Antonia says below, “Antonia Arts and Scarlett welcomes you to… Read more »

Cross Cultural Connection Jazz Series

Cross Cultural Connection Jazz Series

Blog Post by Sonia Lee Garber Ray Blue started the Cross Cultural Connection Jazz Series which has been promoting jazz culture since 2005.  Beginning with this past July, Esther Street outside of Bean Runner Cafe in downtown Peekskill has been closed off from car traffic with Ray Blue orchestrating the bookings… Read more »

Locations & Map

  • : Esther Street, Peekskill, NY, USA
  • Label of Field

  • : Esther Street, Peekskill, NY, USA
  • Q&A with Kathy Tafur – Independent Shaklee Distributor

    Q&A with Kathy Tafur – Independent Shaklee Distributor

    Suburban Guides: When did you first become a Shaklee Distributor?   Kathleen Tafur: I retired from a fulfilling career as a Special Educator in 2011.  At that time, I was taking care of my 90 year-old dad, who was living with my husband and me.  I was experiencing health concerns… Read more »

    Locations & Map

  • : Peekskill, NY, USA
  • Label of Field

  • : Peekskill, NY, USA