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Yonkers' Michele Trommer Wins Duo Sandals Essay Contest

Yonkers' Michele Trommer Wins Duo Sandals Essay Contest

YONKERS, N.Y. -- Michele Trommer, of Yonkers, was the winner of the 25th anniversary contest sponsored by San Antonio Shoemakers, the maker of women's sandals the Duo.

For three months, the Texas-based, family-owned company hosted the contest “Where in the World Has Your Duo Been,” asking Duo own...

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Westchester Scientist Is Commentator On First Live 'PBS' Nature Series

Westchester Scientist Is Commentator On First Live 'PBS' Nature Series

RYE, N.Y. -- A scientist from Rye lends her expertise on PBS's very first live nature series, "Big Blue Live," which airs starting Aug. 31. Joy Reidenberg, a marine mammal expert, will h...

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Bonded From Birth

Bonded From Birth

Just 23 weeks into her pregnancy, Tania Thorbourne underwent an emergency C-section at Westchester Medical Center. Only after she awoke in the recovery room did she get a first glimpse of...

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Westchester Woman Celebrates 103rd Birthday

Westchester Woman Celebrates 103rd Birthday

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Rose Zieff is as old as an Oreo. Zieff, who was born in 1912, the same year Oreos were invented, celebrated her 103rd birthday on July 30. Zieff, who lives at Drum Hil...

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