Open Mic Events Offer a Voice to Local Talents

An open mic event at White Plains Public Library (photo courtesy of White Plains Public Library and Eric "Zork" Alan) Westchester County is home to a myriad of talent. Several local organizations aim to give these poets, musicians and songwriters the chance to showcase their creative works. Open Mic events foster a welcoming and encouraging ... Read More »

Works by Louis Comfort Tiffany on View at Lyndhurst Mansion

Detail from "Pushing Off the Boat, Sea Bright, New Jersey, 1887" by Louis Comfort Tiffany (photo courtesy of Nassau Museum) When one hears the last name “Tiffany,” they often think of the jewelry company Tiffany & Co., or its founder’s son, designer and artist Louis Comfort Tiffany. It is the latter Tiffany whose stained glass ... Read More »

Artworks by Incarcerated Men and Women on Display in Ossining

"Magical Garden" by Hector Rodriguez Rehabilitation Through the Arts (RTA) uses the creative arts, including theater, writing and visual arts, in order to develop and expand critical life skills of the incarcerated men and women it serves. As a result, more than 60 works by RTA prisoner members from five maximum and medium security prisons ... Read More »