Friends of the RiverWalk-Tarrytown (FRW) is pleased to announce that the Kathryn W. Davis Foundation has awarded a $60,000 grant funding improvements for the Scenic Hudson RiverWalk Park-Tarrytown. These funds will help provide a variety of park enhancements: detailed clean-up, weed and invasive species management and the purchase and installation of new plant material, additional park signage and furniture.
When Irvington resident Genevieve Piturro founded the Pajama Program in 2001, after visiting a center in Harlem for children with no fathers and whose mothers were in prison, she never envisioned it would expand to provide more than three million new pajamas and books to children through 60 chapters across the United States.
Backyard bird feeding is most helpful at times when birds need the most energy, such as during temperature extremes, and in late winter when natural seed sources are depleted. So, February is the perfect month to supply your backyard buddies with a healthy high-calorie winter treat—a Birdseed Valentine.