Category Archives: Pleasantville

What’s Happenin’ Down at the Brewery

Notes From the Captain Lawrence Tasting Room, Vol. 27 Twister on Tap There was, of course, a tornado warning in Westchester over the weekend, and a pair of twisters actually tore through parts of Queens and Brooklyn. (Did someone say … Continue reading

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‘Westported’ to Pleasantville

I’ve followed with interest the commuters out of Westport, and the New Haven Line’s unfortunate habit of skipping their stop after a long day of toil down in the city. Well, I too was “Westported” yesterday, along with about 20 … Continue reading

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Pleasantville Music Fest Sets 2012 Lineup

The Pleasantville Music Festival has announced its lineup for the 2012 shindig. You may have heard of the funky ska band The English Beat. You probably have not heard of Good Old War or Delta Spirit. You may wonder if Sloan Wainwright is … Continue reading

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Time For Another Best Commuter Town Poll

I was waiting for the 8:16 this morning when I overheard a woman discussing our own Hawthorne station as she climbed down the stairs. I tend not to pay much heed to the woman, as she’s the one who repeatedly … Continue reading

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Almost Home(ly)

After the success of the decade-0ld art project at Pleasantville station, featuring bronzed chairs in the overpass and called “Almost Home,” Hawthorne station has unveiled its own seats-in-the-overpass installment. Hawthorne’s is called “Crate Expectations.” Pleasantville: Hawthorne:  

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Notes From the Tasting Room, Volume 1

“Notes” checks out what people are drinking, and what they’re thinking, each week in the Captain Lawrence Brewing tasting room in Elmsford. Super Brews Day T.S. Eliot wrote that April is the cruelest month, but let’s be honest—most-miserable-month honors go … Continue reading

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A Newer-y Brewery

Captain Lawrence Brewery opened up its new and vastly expanded operation this week, shifting from Pleasantville to Elmsford. I’m sad to say Rob Astorino beat me there. “This is what it’s all about,” our County Exec told the Daily Greenburgh. … Continue reading

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