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FALL 2022

Evolution of the Westchester Craft Crawl

BY LAUREN HURWITZ

Ever since high school, Ossining resident Leigh Taylor Mickelson knew the world of art was calling her name. Still, it wasn’t until she attended the School for American Crafts at Rochester Institute of Technology that she discovered her love of ceramics.

SUMMER 2022

The Next Generation of Young Scientists Can Find Hands-On Mentorship at Regeneron

BY LAUREN HURWITZ

The past decade has seen an explosion in the growth of STEM careers and industries. One local company is helping lead the way for many bright minds – especially women – to enter such exciting fields.

SPRING 2022

Going Green in Westchester

BY LAUREN HURWITZ

Located right in the middle of the county in Elmsford, the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Westchester County (CCE) spent last year making a tremendous impact on our community.

WINTER 2022

A Start to a Healthy Heart

BY LAUREN HURWITZ

This month, medical professionals across the country celebrate “Go Red for Women” – an American Heart Association campaign empowering women to know the symptoms and their risk for the number one killer of all women – cardiovascular disease.

FALL 2021

Art Always, in All Ways

BY LAUREN HURWITZ

Music lovers can rejoice! The county’s signature music event, the 10th Annual JazzFest White Plains will once again grace the streets and parks of the center of the county, and the ArtsWestchester historic building.

SUMMER 2021

Golf, Not Just FORE Men

BY LAUREN HURWITZ

Often considered a sport for the elite, golf has seen a record number of new players in the past year. In 2020, the National Golf Foundation reported three million Americans tried the game of golf for the very first time – and the women of Westchester aren’t missing out on the action.

SPRING 2021

Queens of the Crop: The Cannabis Leaders of Westchester County

BY LAUREN HURWITZ

Before New York lawmakers started accepting the idea of sending restrictions on recreational marijuana up in smoke, they first embraced cannabis for medicinal purposes.