Westchester Magazine’s Wine & Food Festival Burger & Beer Blast 2019

Summer’s Best Block party returns to Kensico Dam Plaza with everyone’s favorite summer evening, Burger & Beer Blast 2019. A signature event during Westchester Magazine’s Wine & Food Festival, Burger & Beer Blast takes place Thursday, June 6th from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and features some of the County’s juiciest burgers. The competition will be fierce as ticket holders vote for their preferred burger throughout the evening and at night’s end, one restaurant will receive the Heineken Light Best Burger Award. New this year will be the first-ever Judges Choice Award. A celebrity judges’ panel comprised of radio host [...]

By | 2019-05-23T20:17:14+00:00 May 23rd, 2019|news, westchester|0 Comments

Westchester Magazine Wine & Food Festival Brings Together Top Restaurants, Chefs, Wines and Much More

More than 100 restaurants and food trucks and over 150 types of wines, beers and spirits will fill six days of fantastic food and fun during the 9th Annual Westchester Magazine Wine & Food Festival. The festival draws more than 7,000 people from across the New York Metro area including New York City, Westchester County, Long Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut. For 2019, Westchester Magazine is gearing up to present the biggest and best Wine & Food Festival yet, with favorites like the Burger & Beer Blast and the Grand Tasting Village joining a notable newcomer this year, the Food [...]

By | 2019-05-23T19:55:48+00:00 May 23rd, 2019|news, westchester|0 Comments

City Limits Diner Celebrates 25 Years in Business

White Plains local neighborhood restaurant City Limits Diner is excited to celebrate a milestone anniversary of 25 years in business, this coming May! A community favorite known for its made-from-scratch dishes and family-friendly atmosphere, City Limits Diner will revel 25 years of business with a philanthropic celebration, kicking off May 1. All month long, City Limits Diner will be selling raffle tickets to restaurant patrons in order to raise money for two local organizations, Feeding Westchester, a local non-profit organization dedicated to ending hunger throughout the county, and Family Services of West Chester, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing county [...]

By | 2019-05-23T19:47:35+00:00 May 20th, 2019|news|0 Comments

2019 ArtsBash Scheduled for May 16 at ArtsWestchester

ArtsWestchester’s Biggest House Party of the Year Returns May 16 Featuring Over 20 Top Chefs and Restaurants Celebrating the Arts at ArtsBash ArtsBash Events Feature Creative Cuisine, Open Artist Studios, “Modern Families” Photo Exhibit, and Kids Arts Activities as Part of Annual Celebration of the Arts WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (May 1, 2019) – Join ArtsWestchester’s biggest house party of the year and enjoy an evening of food, fun and art featuring Chef David DiBari, Restaurateur John Crabtree, “Restaurant Hunter” Rob Petrone and over 20 of the area’s hottest restaurants as they come together for this year’s ArtsBash party on Thursday, [...]

By | 2019-05-03T10:04:38+00:00 May 5th, 2019|news, westchester|0 Comments

MTA Metro-North grants five new leases

Tenants Bring New Dining and Shopping Options, as Well as Station House Improvements, to Customers and Communities The Mt. Kisco, Purdy’s, Hastings-on-Hudson, Peekskill and Tarrytown stations are being reinvigorated, becoming more vibrant, welcoming places for commuters and residents, thanks to a renewal initiative by MTA Metro-North Railroad.  Metro-North has granted leases to new tenants who will bring dining and shopping options, commuter and community services, as well as improvements to these station house buildings. These five leases are providing $193,000 annually and growing, to Metro-North, and because the tenants will be responsible for building cleaning and upkeep, the railroad will [...]

By | 2019-04-08T16:47:46+00:00 April 8th, 2019|news|0 Comments

YONKERS BREWING CO. WINS GOLD

YONKERS BREWING CO. WINS GOLD The Local Brewing Company Was Awarded a Gold Medal at This Year’s U.S. Open Beer Championship July 11th, 2018, YONKERS, NY – Yonkers Brewing Co.’s 914 Vienna Lager took home the gold medal at the 2018 U.S. Open Beer Championship in the Vienna category. The Ohio-based competition—the only one to include beers from professional breweries and award-winning home-brewers, and includes judges from England, Canada, and the United States—announced the winners July 9th. 914 Vienna Lager (5.3% ABV) features a fresh, full-bodied malt profile, with toasted and very lightly-roasted grain flavors for a subdued hop. It [...]

By | 2018-07-20T00:30:17+00:00 July 20th, 2018|news|0 Comments

Janet Langsam Honored at Westchester’s Magazine’s “Tastemakers”

Arts & Culture Visionary to be Honored at Westchester Magazine’s “An Evening with Westchester’s Tastemakers”  ArtsWestchester CEO Janet Langsam will be Recognized as one of Westchester’s Most Respected Community Leaders; Wine & Food Festival Signature Event Features Westchester’s Top Chefs Serving Six-Course Dinner with World-Class Wine Pairings WHITE PLAINS, NY (April 30, 2018) – Arts and culture visionary Janet Langsam will be honored with Westchester Magazine’s 2018 Community Leader Award during the annual “An Evening with Westchester’s Tastemakers,” which will return as the signature event of Westchester Magazine’s 8th Annual Wine & Food Festival on Friday, June 8 at 6:00 p.m. “‘An Evening [...]

By | 2018-04-30T17:22:40+00:00 April 30th, 2018|news|0 Comments

Greenwich Wine + Food Returns

GREENWICH WINE + FOOD RETURNS WITH FESTIVAL WEEKEND; EXPANDS WITH ADDITION OF GOLF CLASSIC AND FUN RUN EVENTS Festival Weekend Returns September 21-22 and Welcomes Back Alex Guarnaschelli and Scott Conant; Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation to be Primary 2018 Beneficiary Greenwich, CT – The Greenwich Wine + Food Festival presented by PepsiCo will return for its eighth year, hosting a Master Chef Wine Dinner on Friday, September 21 and a full day of food, drinks, music and fun on Saturday, September 22 at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich, Connecticut. This year, the fourth annual Serendipity Golf Classic presented by Pure Leaf, to [...]

By | 2018-04-22T21:25:33+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|news|0 Comments

Stop & Shop Launches Store-Wide Nutrition Navigation Program

STOP & SHOP LAUNCHES GUIDING STARS®, WORLD’S FIRST STORE-WIDE NUTRITION NAVIGATION PROGRAM Clear labeling gives consumers quick, easy-to-understand nutrition advice [Purchase, NY - April 5, 2018] – Stop & Shop is helping customers eat healthier and save time grocery shopping with a first-of-its kind nutrition navigation program, Guiding Stars. With symbols that are visible at a glance, Guiding Stars aims to take the guesswork out of nutrition by decoding labels into one clear rating.  Available at all 410 Stop & Shop locations, over 9,000 products will feature the star ranking system that showcases “good”, “better” and “best” choices. Guiding Stars [...]

By | 2018-04-22T21:16:28+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|news|0 Comments

Chef Brian Lewis Brings Japanese-Inspired Cuisine to Westport with Oko

Westport, Conn. – Chef Brian Lewis, who brought seasonal American cooking to Westport, Connecticut with his acclaimed restaurant, The Cottage, expands his footprint in downtown Westport with his newest venture, OKO.  The Japanese inspired restaurant, located in the historic Vigilant Hose Company Firehouse at 6 Wilton Road, showcases Lewis’ innovative take on traditional Japanese cuisine and sushi, in a lively and charming atmosphere.  The restaurant will open on April 19, 2018. “My team and I are delighted to bring OKO to the community, combining my love for Japanese cooking techniques and culture with fresh, local ingredients from Connecticut, the U.S. [...]

By | 2018-04-22T21:07:14+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|news|0 Comments