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  1. small_business_saturday_2019_flyer

    Free Parking Available on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 30th

    Shop on Small Business Saturday & Receive up to 2 Hour Free Parking Using the ParkWhitePlains app. Read on...
  2. International Symbol of Access

    Committee for People with Disabilities & Parking Dept Partner on Accessible Parking

    The Mayor’s Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities has been working to increase the public’s understanding of accessible parking. In this new initiative an informational flyer was created on the “Do’s and Don’ts of Accessible Parking.” Read on...
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    New Book, White Plains in the 20th Century, Now Available

    Exciting News for all White Plains History Afficionados! City Archivist Elaine Massena and former Local History Librarian Ben Himmelfarb collaborated on a new book: White Plains in the 20th Century, a pictorial history. Q&A at the Library on 11/26. Read on...
  4. Flu Vaccine

    The Westchester County Health Dept. to Provide Flu Vaccines on Tues, Nov 19th

    The Westchester County Health Department will offer free flu vaccines to residents age 3 and up at the County Clinic 134 Court St., White Plains Appointments are available from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Register online at www.health.ny.gov/gotoclinic/60 Read on...
  5. White Plains Recreation & Parks

    City of White Plains Recreation & Parks Day Camp Director Job Openings

    The City of White Plains Recreation & Parks Department is looking for individuals interested in working as Camp Directors at their full day, Summer Day Camps. Positions are open at Camp Quarropas, grades 3rd – 5th, and Teen Camp, grades 6th – 8th. Read on...
  6. Veterans Day Honoring those who have served

    White Plains Honors Veterans at Annual Veterans Day Ceremony, Monday, Nov. 11th

    The City of White Plains annual Veterans Day Ceremony will be held on Monday, November 11, 2019 on the front steps of City Hall, 255 Main Street, at 10:30 a.m. Read on...
  7. WP Complete Count Committee Census Logo

    White Plains Launches Census Web Page

    The City of White Plains has officially launched its WHITE PLAINS COUNTS: 2020 CENSUS web page. This page provides basic information about the Census for residents and talks about how the city is preparing now to ensure that all residents are counted. Read on...
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    Free Public Skate Session at Ebersole Ice Rink on Election Day

    The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department is offering FREE admission to Ebersole Ice Rink on Election Day, Tuesday, November 5th, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Read on...
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    Water Main Flushing - tonight in Prospect Park, Highlands, Carhart, Westminister & Woodcrest areas

    During November, the Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of Midnight and 4:00 a.m. Weather permitting, we are expecting to flush the hydrants specifically on the evening of Friday, Nov. 1st and again on Friday, Nov. 15th. Read on...
  10. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Lockdown at White Plains High School - UPDATE

    PD has completed their sweep of the school & students are now cleared to be released. Students riding the bus will be taking their normal bus routes home. Those parents who pick up their children at the school are now permitted to proceed to the school. Read on...
  11. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Lockdown at White Plains High School

    The White Plains Department of Public Safety received an unscheduled lockdown notification from White Plains High School this afternoon. The Police Department responded in force pursuant to plan. The Police Department is clearing the building at this time Read on...
  12. Future of Gaming NEW 5 (1) - English

    The Future of GAMING discussion Nov. 6th at 6PM at White Plains Cinema Delux

    Join the White Plains Youth Bureau and experts on Nov. 6th, at 6PM at the White Plains Cinema Delux to discuss the future of gaming - "What does the growth in the gaming industry mean for career and skill development? " $5 Reg. fee includes dinner. Read on...
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  14. Got Talent

    Grandpas (and Teens) Got Talent Showcase, Thursday, November 14th, 6:30pm, at Eastview

    White Plains’ first Grandpas Got Talent showcase will showcase singing, dance, rap & spoken word performances by White Plains teens, parents and Grandpas United. Read on...
  15. Frightfully Fun Festival

    Frightfully Fun Festival - Sunday, October 27, 1PM - 4PM on MLK Jr. Dr betwn Main St & Martine Ave.

    Join us for the Frightfully Fun Festival & Parade this Sunday from 1pm to 4pm at its NEW LOCATION on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, btwn Main St & Martine Ave. (This portion of MLK is underneath the overpass to protect everyone from the elements) Read on...
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    Early Voting Comes to NY!

    Earlier this year the State enacted a law which allows registered voters in NY to vote in-person before Election Day at designated voting sites. The early voting period will be from Saturday, October 26th through Sunday, November 3rd. Read on...
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    City of White Plains Ebersole Ice Rink Opens for Season

    The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department has announced the opening of Ebersole Ice Rink for the 2019/2020 season. Read on...
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    Moody's Reaffirms City of White Plains Aa1 Stable Rating

    Moody's Investors Service has reaffirmed White Plains Aa1 Stable tax rating. The City has maintained this rating since June 2013. Moody's cited the City's "solid reserves and liquidity driven by conservative budget management and sound fiscal practices" Read on...
  19. Energy Saving Light Bulb

    2700+ New Energy Saving Bulbs to Light Up City Parking Garages

    In 2017 White Plains was designated a Clean Energy Community by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) in recognition of its leadership in reducing energy use, cutting costs, and driving clean energy locally. Read on...
  20. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Participate in the Development of the Consolidated Plan

    The City of White Plains invites the public to provide input for the development of the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan by participating in our Community Needs Survey at: cityofwhiteplains.com/Survey or in person at meetings on Nov 3 & Nov. 14th. Read on...
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    Red Ribbon Week Celebrates Drug Prevention

    The White Plains Youth Bureau’s Institute for Health & Wellness with the White Plains Cares Coalition celebrate National Red Ribbon Week Oct 21st – Oct 27th. Red Ribbon Week teaches kids to say no to drugs & tobacco & promotes positive youth development. Read on...
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    White Plains Youth Basketball Continues Partnership with Jr. Knicks

    The White Plains Rec & Parks Department is once again partnering with the Jr. Knicks, the NBA’s youth basketball participation program for boys in grades 3 -10 and girls in grade 3-8. Registration open to WP residents only, fee $85.00. Read on...
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    Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on October 15th

    All grandfathers are invited to attend Coffee with Grandpas United at the White Plains Public Library on Tuesday, October 15, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Discussion topic, "Engaging Our Community with an Eye Toward the Future." Guest speaker Dr. Ricca Read on...
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    Nature Walk Through Jack Harrington Trail - Saturday, October 12th at 2:30 p.m

    Join us on Sat., October 12th at 2:30 p.m. to enjoy the fall foliage and hike through the Jack Harrington Greenway Trail. A naturalist from Westmoreland Sanctuary will lead this hour long hike. To register call the Recreation Office at 914-422-1336. Free Read on...
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    Water Main Flushing in Fisher Hill, Woodcrest area and Central Business District - 10/4 & 10/18

    The Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains between the hours of Midnight - 4 A.M. Friday, October 4, 2019 and again on Friday, October 18, 2019, (weather permitting) in the Fisher Hill, Woodcrest area and the Central Business District. Read on...
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    StoryWalk Presents "Creepy Pair of Underwear!" - Just In Time For Some Halloween Fun.

    To get you in the mood for Halloween, stroll StoryWalk and enjoy Creepy Pair of Underwear! By Aaron Reynolds and Peter Brown. StoryWalk is located within Bryant-Mamaroneck Park. This month’s story will run through Friday October 31st, 2019 Read on...
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    White Plains Begins Phase II of Red Light Safety Camera Program

    Phase 2 of the City of White Plains Red Light Safety Camera program will launch on or about Oct. 1st. This final phase will include the installation of 9 additional cameras at 7 intersections, for a total of 12 intersections. Read on...
  30. Public Safety Eagle Police and Fire logo

    The City of White Plains Public Safety Explorers Program

    The White Plains Public Safety Explorers Program emphasizes 5 areas of youth development: Career Opportunities, Life Skills, Character Education, Citizenship & Leadership Experience. Reg. period 10/9 to 10/20. Program runs Nov. - June. Call 422-6250 Read on...
  31. Public Safety Eagle Police and Fire logo

    City of White Plains Dept of Public Safety Civilian Academy Classes

    The Public Safety Civilian Academy is a program designed to provide information on law enforcement/firefighting/EMS industry and its government principles. Email: ddoherty@whiteplainsny.gov 10/2 - 10/10 to register. Class begins Oct 15th, 7pm-9pm. Read on...
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    White Plains Metro-North Station Elevator Service Project

    The elevator at the WP Metro-North station will be out of service from October 14 - December 6, 2019 while it undergoes renovations. Metro-North will be offering transportation to/from the North WP station, the closest elevator-accessible station. Read on...
  33. White Plains Recreation & Parks

    City of White Plains Opens New Playground At Mattison Park

    The City of White Plains will officially open a new children’s playground at Mattison Park on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. Mattison Park is located at Quinby Avenue and Lynton Place in the Fisher Hill neighborhood. Read on...
  34. 2019 Movie Night on Court Street black Panther

    Movie Night on Court Street, Saturday, September 21st

    Join us Sat., Sept 21 at 7:20 pm for the Free, Outdoor screening of Black Panther, the Marvel mega-blockbuster. Bring your lawn chair and blanket to Court Street (btwn Main St & Martine Ave) - popcorn is on us. Rated PG-13, run-time is 2 hrs,15 mins. Read on...
  35. CITY SEAL

    City of White Plains Now Accepting Applications for a City Court Judge Position

    The City Court Judge position requires an attorney who is a resident of the City of White Plains and has been admitted to practice law in the State of New York for a minimum of five (5) years. Read on...
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    Road Paving on Greenacres Way beginning Sept. 17th - weather permitting

    The Dept. of Public Works has tentatively scheduled repaving of Greenacres Way beginning 9/17/2019. Street parking will be temporarily suspended between the hours of 8AM-5PM. Access to the road will be limited during the week days. Watch for detours. Read on...
  37. Library Opening

    Join us this Saturday for the White Plains Library Plaza Opening

    Bring the whole family this Sat., Sept. 14th from 2pm - 4pm to celebrate the opening of White Plains' newest public outdoor space - the White Plains Public Library Plaza. Read on...
  38. Dads or Special Adults Take your Child to School Dya

    Dads /Special Adult, Take Your Child to School Day - Sept 17th

    White Plains Dads or Special Adult, Take Your Child to School Day, Tuesday, September 17th. We encourage all fathers or positive role models to accompany a child to school on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. For more info contact your school or the YB Additional Info...
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    Road Paving, Davis Avenue from Bryant to Prescott Avenue

    The Dept of Public Works has awarded a contract to ELQ Industries, Inc. for the above captioned work. Preparation work will begin on or about September 12th (weather permitting). On-street parking will be restricted while work is performed Additional Info...
  40. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Water Flushing - Battle Hill, Church Street & No. Broadway Friday Sept 13th & 20th

    The Bureau of Water will be flushing water mains Friday, Sept. 13th between midnight and 4AM & again Fri, Sept 20th, 2019 in the Battle Hill, Church Street and No. Broadway neighborhoods. Read on...
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    City of White Plains 7th Annual Day of Wellness, Sat., Sept. 14th

    The White Plains Youth Bureau, in cooperation with the Coalition for Living Wellness, celebrate's the 7th annual Day of Wellness, Sat., Sept 14th with a free Family Fun Festival from Noon to 4p.m. in Tibbits Park between Main Street and Lake Street. Read on...
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    Register for Burbio.com & Stay Informed About Community Events

    The City of White Plains would like to remind you about Burbio.com a free digital service designed to help you stay informed about White Plains government, schools, library & events. Sign up at Burbio.com or download the free iPhone or Android App Read on...
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    White Plains Rec Dept Is Seeking Volunteer Soccer Coaches

    The White Plains Recreation and Parks Department is seeking volunteer coaches for its fall soccer program. Read on...
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    September 11 Tribute

    As we prepare to remember those who lost their lives and worked to help others, Mayor Tom Roach, the Rec & Parks Department and the Personnel Department announce the annual events that pay tribute to and honor the victims and heroes of September 11, 2001. Read on...
  46. Sophie

    StoryWalk Celebrates Back to School Season with Sophie's Squash Goes to School

    Summer is coming to an end and the kids are getting ready to go back to school. It’s the perfect time to visit the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk. This month’s selection is Sophie's Squash Go to School by Pat Zietlow Miller. Read on...
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    Dog Swim at Kittrell Pool, Sept. 5th, from 5 PM - 7:30 PM

    The Dog Days of Summer are upon us. All licensed White Plains dogs are invited to an event designed just for man’s best friend. On Thursday, September 5th, 5 -7:30 PM, Kittrell Pool will be open for our furry companions to enjoy the water. Read on...
  48. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Sale of Property Located at - 8 Rutherford Avenue, Unit 1B

    The City of White Plains invites proposals for the sale of foreclosed real properties owned by the City of White Plains. The property comprises of one condominium unit located at 8 Rutherford Avenue, White Plains, New York to be sold. Read on...
  49. Back to School Immunizations

    The Westchester Co. Dept of Health is Providing Free Back-to-School Vaccine Clinics

    The Westchester County Dept. of Health is providing free vaccines for school children in White Plains on Fri. Aug 30th, 8:30am - 2:00pm and Tuesday, Sept 10th, 8:30am - 3:00pm. Call (914) 995-5800 to learn if you qualify and to make an appointment. Read on...
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    City of White Plains, El Centro Hispano & Soles4Souls Partner On Shoe Distribution Aug. 23rd

    The City of White Plains & El Centro Hispano will be distributing 100 new pairs of shoes provided by Soles4Souls & DSW on Aug 23rd at 6:30 p.m at El Centro Hispano, 346 South Lex. Ave. The shoes are unisex, black and white canvas, sized for grades K-3. Read on...
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    Milling Existing Asphalt & Paving, Mam'k Ave from Martine Ave to Main Street - August 19th

    DPW has awarded a contact to ELQ Industries for the above captioned work. Preparation work will begin on or about August 19th - weather permitting. Once the preparation work is completed a final top course of asphaltic concrete pavement will be placed. Read on...
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    Road Paving, Alexander Ave. Aug 14th and Greenridge Ave. Aug 19th

    The Dept. of Public Works has tentatively scheduled the road paving of Alexander Avenue from Putnam to #19 beginning August 14 and Greenridge Avenue from Bolton Avenue to Prescott Avenue beginning August 19th - Weather Permitting. Read on...
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    Road Resurfacing projects - August 6th & 7th - Weather Permitting

    DPW has tentatively scheduled the road resurfacing of Gedney Park Dr., Ridgeway Ave., and West St., for Aug 6th and Longview Ave on Aug. 7th. Street parking will be suspended from 6AM - 6PM. At times the road will be closed to traffic. Read on...
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    Road Paving - Alexander Avenue - August 5th Weather Permitting

    The Dept of Public Works has tentatively scheduled repaving of Alexander Avenue from Putnam Ave to Chase Ave, for Aug. 5th. Street parking will be temporarily suspended between the hours of 8AM - 5PM. Access to road will be limited during work days. Read on...
  56. jump in and swim logo

    White Plains Completes its 6th Annual Jump In & Swim Program

    Thirty-one 6th grade students recently participated in a free learn to swim program at the White Plains High School pool. The students learned water safety and swimming fundamentals. Read on...
  57. Road Work ahead

    Road Resurfacing, July 29th, July 31st & August 2nd Weather Permitting

    The Dept of Public Work has tentatively scheduled road resurfacing for 7/29, 7/31 & 8/2 (see below for list of streets). Parking on these streets will be temporarily suspended between the hours of 6AM-6PM. At times, the road will be closed to traffic. Read on...
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    Rock White Plains with Smash Mouth!

    A free concert in downtown WP! Mamaroneck Ave between Main St & Martine Ave. Rain or Shine. More info: https://wpbid.com/rock. This link contains important info for the event, incl parking. Read on...
  59. Because by Mo Willems

    StoryWalk Features A New Story - Because written by Mo Willems

    Because by Mo Willems is a powerful symphony of chance, discovery, persistence, and magic in this moving tale of a young girl's journey to center stage. This month’s StoryWalk will run thru August 23rd, 2019. StoryWalk is within Bryant-Mamaroneck Park. Read on...
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    Milling Existing Asphalt and Paving - Lake Street from Stewart Place to I-287 Bridge

    White Plains DPW has awarded a contract to ELQ Industries, Inc. for the above captioned work. Preparation work consisting of but not limited to roadway milling, casting adjustments base replacement and minor curb replacements will begin on or about 7/29. Read on...
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    JazzFest

    Enjoy a five Day Celebration of Jazz in White Plains. Read on...
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    Tips to Beat the Heat

    A dangerous heat wave is building across much of the country. Above normal temperatures and high humidity levels are expected through this weekend. If you need to cool off, here are some options. Read on...
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    White Plains Theater Lovers' Club to meet Thurs., July 18 at 1pm at the Community Center

    Do you like Broadway Shows? If so, the White Plains Theater Lovers’ Club is for you! The club meets July 18 at 1pm at the Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place. At this meeting club members will choose which show to attend & payment is required. Read on...
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    Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on July 17, 2019

    All grandfathers are welcome to "Coffee with Grandpas United" at the Library, on Wednesday, July 17, 8:30-10:00am. This week's topic is the White Plains Hospital’s Community Health Initiatives and Center for Cancer Care. To register call 914-422-1378. Read on...
  65. Shakespeare in the Park

    Tonight's Shakespeare Performance to be Moved to Rain Location

    Due to tonight's forecast of inclement weather, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival's performance of Julius Caesar will be moved to the rain location, Eastview Middle School. performance begins at 7:00 PM.
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    Westchester County School District Job Fair, Tues., July 16, 10 am - 2 pm

    Westchester County government is partnering with local school districts to host a job fair on July 16th at Eastview Middle School to highlight non-teaching employment opportunities in the schools. Read on...
  67. Seniors Farmers Market Check book program

    FARMERS’ MARKET CHECKBOOKS NOW AVAILABLE TO QUALIFYING SENIORS

    The Senior Farmers’ Market Program provides low-income seniors greater access to locally grown produce from farmers’ markets. The check books will be distributed Mon., July 15 & Tues. July 16th at the WP Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place, 9am to 4pm Read on...
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    Miscellaneous Street Reconstruction Oxford Road (Gedney Esplanade to Heatherbloom Road)

    The Department of Public Works has awarded a contract to Montesano Bros., Inc for the above captioned work. The reconstruction will include stormwater drainage improvements, granite curbing, full-depth pavement replacement and other misc. work Read on...
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    City of White Plains Independence Day Celebration, July 2nd beginning at 6PM

    This White Plains tradition takes place Tues., July 2nd from 6 PM to 10 PM at White Plains High School. Residents are encouraged to come early, bring blankets and chairs and enjoy a fun-filled evening of music, games, entertainers, food and fireworks! Read on...
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    White Plains Public Library Summer Reading Program Runs July 2nd - Aug. 9th

    Families with children up to Kindergarten age will take part in a bingo-style game. Grades K-6 will use a game board and Grades 7-12 will play a giant summer reading board game with a chance to win valuable prizes. Read on...
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    Foreclosed Property for Sale - 8 Rutherford Ave & 146 Orawaupum St

    The City of White Plains invites proposals for the sale of two foreclosed real properties owned by the City of White Plains. Descriptions and instructions to proposers are contained in the attached documents. Read on...
  73. Pollinator Pathway Plant - Skipper Butterfly on Echinacea

    White Plains Joins the Pollinator Pathways Movement!

    It takes collaboration & commitment from everyone to bring back our pollinators – bees, birds, bats & butterflies - that are in decline. You can be a part of this rapidly growing movement by planting native plants and eliminating pesticides. Read on...
  74. Thank you to everyone who participated in the 1st CWP Volunteer Fair

    The City of White Plains Virtual Volunteer Fair

    Many thanks to the community members & non-profits that attended the 1st White Plains Volunteer Fair last Sat. at the Library. There are many orgs in our city that need volunteers. For those who couldn't attend, here is a list of those who participated. Read on...
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    Outdoor Yoga on Court Street

    Yogis of all levels are invited to Court St. on Fri, June 21st, the Summer Solstice @ 6:30 PM for Free yoga led by Patty Holmes, owner of The Yoga Garden & yoga teacher for over 20 yrs. This event is made possible with the generous support of WP Hospital. Read on...
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    NYS Dept of Public Service to Hold Public Hearings on Con Ed Rate Increases

    In Jan 2019, Con Edison requested approval from the NY State Public Service Commission for increases in its electric and gas rates. The Commission has scheduled 2 public hearings on this proposal: 6/25 at Yonkers Public Library and 6/26 in Manhattan. Additional Info...
  77. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Father's Day Concert Postponed

    The Father's Day concert scheduled for Sunday, June 16th, 7:00 PM at Turnure Park has been postponed to Monday, June 17th, 7:00 PM at Turnure Park due to the poor weather forecast for this evening.
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    White Plains Youth Bureau with NYPA holds 4th Annual STEAM Awards

    The White Plains Youth Bureau in collaboration with the New York Power Authority, Inc. will hold its 4th Annual STEAM Awards Recognition Program Thursday, June 13th, 6 to 9 p.m. in the Jaguar Room at New York Power Authority Headquarters, 123 Main St, Read on...
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    City of White Plains Volunteer Fair, Saturday, June 15th at the White Plains Public Library

    Our 1st annual Community Volunteer Fair is coming up this Saturday, June 15th from 10:30 a.m. to 2 :00 p.m. at the White Plains Public Library 2nd Fl - Gallery. Read on...
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    The Seventh Annual Father & Grandfather Awards Breakfast

    The White Plains Youth Bureau held its 7th Annual Fatherhood Awards Breakfast at the Eastview Middle School Campus on Saturday June 8th and honored seven fathers along with one grandfather from across the community. Read on...
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    New Story Up Now at Bryant-Mamaroneck Park!

    It’s beginning to feel like summer. The weather is getting warmer. We all want to be outside soaking up the sunshine. A great way to do that is to visit the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk, where a new story has been selected: Children Make Terrible Pets Read on...
  82. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    White Plains Releases Request For Proposals for Transit District

    The City of White Plains has released an RFP for the White Plains Transit District. The RFP represents the next step in the process for the re-development of the area surrounding the White Plains Metro-North station. Read on...
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    City of White Plains JUNE E-Newsletter

    Markets, Music, Festivals, Grads & Dad. What a Month! Check out the City of White Plains JUNE E-Newsletter Additional Info...
  84. Music Notes

    White Plains Comes Alive with Music this Summer!

    For those looking to enjoy outdoor, live, free music this summer, we've got many options for you! Read on...
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    White Plains Offers Free Kayaking on Two Weekends in June

    The City of White Plains is providing FREE kayaks for public use at Liberty Park - Silver Lake on the following dates in June: Sat./Sun., June 15/16 10 am - 1 pm Sat./Sun., June 22/23 10 am - 1 pm Read on...
  86. ETC Closed for Summer

    White Plains Education & Training Facility to Close for Summer

    The White Plains Education & Training Center will be closed for the summer beginning June 28, 2019 for facility repairs.
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    The City of White Plains Volunteer Fair - Saturday, June 15th at the Library

    The City of White Plains is holding a Volunteer Fair, Sat., June 15th from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the White Plains Public Library - 2nd Fl. This is an opportunity to meet with local non-profits and learn how you can positively impact the community. Read on...
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    CITY OF WHITE PLAINS MEMORIAL DAY PARADE

    The annual White Plains Memorial Day parade will begin at 10 AM on Monday, May 27th. The Grand Marshal for this year’s parade is Malcolm Baehr, U.S. Navy, World War II, Korean War, and Naval Reserve veteran and long-time White Plains resident Read on...
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    White Plains Theater Lovers' Club to meet at the Community Center of July 18 at 1pm

    Do you like Broadway shows? If so, the White Plains Theater Lovers’ Club is for you! The club meets on Thurs, July 18 at White Plains Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place. At this meeting club members will decide on which show to attend & make payment. Read on...
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    City of White Plains Recognizes Veterans with Personalized Flags of Honor Along Main Street

    The American flag is a symbol of our freedom and the bravery of all who have defended this nation throughout our country's history. Read on...
  91. White Plains Housing Authority

    White Plains Housing Choice Voucher Wait List Opening June 3 - 10, 2019

    The White Plains Housing Authority will be accepting online applications for its Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waiting list from June 3 to June 10, 2019 Read on...
  92. One Book One WP 2019

    First City-wide read, "One Book One White Plains, coming this Fall

    Our first City-wide read takes place over September and October. The WP Library, ONE BOOK, ONE WHITE PLAINS, will make copies of Everything I Never Told You, by Celeste Ng - available for free in both hard copy and e-book beginning in the late summer. Read on...
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    White Plains Expands Affordable Rental Housing Program

    Amendments to the city's existing Affordable Rental Housing Program regulations will enhance the city's ability to produce rental housing units affordable to a range of income groups and ensure the continued social and economic diversity of the city. Read on...
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  95. Truck Day 2019

    City of White Plains TRUCK DAY, Sat., May 18th 10 am-2pm , Free event

    Numerous White Plains City Departments will showcase all types of vehicles, emergency vehicles, utility trucks and more at this earth moving event! Come climb upon, honk horns, and learn all about the trucks that help keep our City rolling. Rain date 5/19 Read on...
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    Coffee with Grandpas United at White Plains Library on May 14, 2019

    All grandfathers are invited to attend our next Coffee with Grandpas United gathering at the White Plains Public Library, located at 100 Martine Avenue in White Plains on Tuesday, May 14th, 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. Read on...
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    White Plains 50+ Silver Softball Looking for a Few Players

    Last Spring the White Plains Recreation and Parks Department started a pick-up softball program known as the 50+ Silver Softball Program. Over the course of the Spring, Summer and Fall the group grew to over 25 players weekly. Read on...
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    City of White Plains Flags of Honor

    The American flag symbolizes the freedoms we enjoy in our country and the bravery of all who have defended this nation. To honor our veterans, the City of White Plains will once again display an assemblage of American flags along Main Street. Read on...
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    Free Car Seat Check Program, Saturday April 27th, 10 AM - 2PM

    Not sure if your car seat is installed correctly or need help with installation? The White Plains Department of Public Safety will host a FREE Car Seat Check Program this Sat., April 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Public Safety Headquarters, Read on...
  100. Free Measles Vaccines English flyer

    FREE Measles Vaccines

    White Plains residents can register for free MMR vaccines to protect against measles, mumps and rubella. All are welcome, and campers, camp counselors and staff are especially encouraged to get vaccinated. Read on...
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    White Plains My Brother's Keeper Program vs. White Plains Bravest, Wed., April 24th at 6pm

    White Plains My Brother's Keeper Take on White Plains Bravest in Round Ball Classic on Wednesday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. in the Ridgeway Alliance Church, 465 Ridgeway. Read on...
  102. White Plains Farmers Market

    White Plains Farmers' Market

    Come get your fresh veggies AND celebrate Earth Day! Wednesday, April 24th at the Farmers’ Market. Meet our partners and check out their demos. Let's go green in 2019! Read on...
  103. White Plains Housing Authority

    White Plains Housing Authority Revitalization Part 2

    Winbrook Apartments Redevelopment - Brookfield Commons Transformation Read on...
  104. 2019 Community Development Week

    White Plains Celebrates National Community Development Week 2019!

    During the week of April 22nd, the City of White Plains will be celebrating the success of Community Development Block Grant. Read on...
  105. StoryWalk Digging  Dirt

    New Spring Story Is Up at the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk

    It's spring, the perfect time to visit the Bryant-Mamaroneck Park StoryWalk and enjoy "A Perfect Day for Digging," written by Cari Best and illustrated by Christine Davenier. This month’s StoryWalk will run through May 31st. Read on...
  106. White Plains Youth Bureau

    Summer Youth Employment Applications Now Available!

    Summer employment applications for year round White Plains residents, 14-21 years of age, are available as of today, Monday, April 15th. Youth will be able to access a summer employment application online at www.whiteplainsteens.com Read on...
  107. DPW App

    White Plains DPW Introduces New Feature On Its DPW At Your Service APP

    Residents Can Now Report & Track Status of Other DPW Issues through App - Critical Services at Your Fingertips. White Plains DPW At Your Service is available for free download on both the Apple App Store as well as the Google Play Store. Read on...
  108. Youth Bureau Logo

    2019 Summer Employment Applications Will Be Available Online April 15, 2019 at 5PM

    Open to White Plains residents, only (14-21 years old) - the White Plains Youth Bureau-Youth Employment Services, 2019 Summer Employment Applications will be available online on April 15 beginning at 5pm. Application deadline: 5/31/19 at 5pm. Additional Info...
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    City of White Plains APRIL E-Newsletter

    April is National Volunteer Month and we're highlighting not-for-profit, community organizations right here in our city that contribute to making White Plains a great place to live. Additional Info...
  110. Social Security Administration

    Social Security Admin Warns Public About Caller ID “Spoofing” Scheme

    The Social Security Administration is working to raise awareness and warn the public about the recent surge in Social Security phone scamming. Read on...
  111. White Plains Recreation & Parks

    Plainsmen Ice Hockey Travel Program Try-Outs, April 9 - 11th

    The City of White Plains Recreation and Parks Department announces Plainsmen Ice Hockey travel program try-out dates. The Plainsmen Ice Hockey program is a member of the Hudson Valley Hockey League and competes in the tri-state area. Read on...
  112. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Proposed 2019-20 City Budget & Schedule of Budget Meetings

    The City of White Plains Proposed 2019-20 Tax Budget has been submitted to the Common Council. Read on for links to the document and to the schedule of public budget meetings and hearing. Read on...
  113. HUD CDBG Annual Action Plan 2019 - 2020 Cover Page

    HUD CDBG 2019-20 Annual Action Plan

    The City of White Plains Community Development Draft 2019-20 Annual Action Plan will be available for a 30 day public review period beginning March 29, 2019. The proposed plan will be available at www.whiteplainsny.gov & city facilities. Read on...
  114. Wing Walk

    Downtown White Plains Wing Walk Saturday, April 6 * Noon – 5:00 PM

    On April 6th there will be a little friendly competition in downtown White Plains as the chicken wing-eating public gets to decide which restaurant has the best wings in the city. To view the White Plains Wing Walk Map & buy tickets -wpbid.com/wingwalk Read on...
  115. City of White Plains Spotlight

    The Mobile Shredder is Coming to White Plains, Saturday, March 23rd

    Now you can safely destroy unwanted personal papers and documents - Saturday, March 23rd from 10 AM - 1PM at the Gedney Way Recycling Center. Each resident may bring a maximum of 4 file boxes. All paper must be free of clips, bindings, folders and files Read on...
  116. Youth Bureau Logo

    Sports Night for Youth at White Plains Library, March 19th

    Hear local sports heroes share their stories of how sports brings out the best in us. All youth, ages 8 through18 years old, are invited to attend a special Sports Night at White Plains Library on Tuesday, March 19th from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Free event. Read on...
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    City Spring/Summer Guide to Services Has Arrived!

    The City of White Plains Guide to Programs and Services has been mailed to all residents. Online and in-person program registration begins Monday, March 11, 2019. This Guide contains everything you need to know about programs, events and city amenities. Read on...
  118. Bagpipes

    22nd Annual White Plains St. Patrick's Day Parade - Saturday, March 9th at Noon

    Celebrate the 22nd Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade when White Plains and the greater Irish Community come together to celebrate everything Irish. Stay and visit the numerous restaurants and bars serving up Irish music, fun and cheer. Read on...
  119. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    52 North Broadway

    The soil test result presentation to the Common Council is being postponed until April. In addition, it is anticipated that the 52 North Broadway DEIS hearing will also be adjourned until April.
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    City of White Plains MARCH E-Newsletter

    Marching, Munching, and More this month in White Plains! Additional Info...
  121. White Plains Housing Authority

    White Plains Housing Authority Revitalization

    The White Plains Housing Authority has quietly embarked on a major revitalization of its housing assets and has been working to upgrade and transform the face of public housing in White Plains. This program has been implemented with the city's support. Read on...
  122. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Expansion of Affordable Rental Housing Program Proposed

    White Plains Mayor Tom Roach today announced a proposal to expand the City’s Affordable Rental Housing Program. When implemented, the program would be the most progressive in Westchester County. Read on...
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    St. Patrick's Day Luncheon at White Plains Community Center, Thurs, March 14th

    White Plains senior citizens are invited to the Community Center Cafe to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a delicious lunch and live entertainment on Thurs., March 14, 2019 (Please Note: NEW DATE) from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. Read on...
  124. Youth Bureau Logo

    Annual Youth Bureau Performing Arts Benefit, Sat., March 2nd

    Broadway Star Kissy Simmons headline Annual Youth Bureau Performing Arts Benefit. Saturday, March 2nd 7PM at the White Plains Performing Arts Center This Year’s Benefit to Focus on the Theme of Social Justice. Tickets $25 and $50. Call 914.422.1378. Read on...
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    White Plains Theater Lovers' Club

    Do you like Broadway shows? If so, the White Plains Theater Lovers’ Club is for you! This fun club will meet on Thursday, March 7th at 1:00 p.m. at the White Plains Community Center, located at 65 Mitchell Place. Read on...
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    White Plains Recreation & Parks Black History Month Special Events

    Join the White Plains Recreation & Parks Department as they celebrate Black History Month with two creative special events at the White Plains Recreation & Parks Community Center, 65 Mitchell Place, White Plains. Read on...
  127. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Updated 2/12, 8:45 am: Weather Related Information for White Plains Residents

    All Department of Recreation & Parks and Youth Bureau programs and activities are canceled for Tuesday, February 12, 2019 due to inclement weather. The Library is closed today in observance of Lincoln's birthday. Garbage pick up is on as scheduled. Read on...
  128. Youth Bureau Logo

    WP Youth Bureau & My Brother's Keepers, Celebrate the Annual Achievement Awards, Sat. March 9th

    The White Plains Youth Bureau, the Beta Alpha Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., and the White Plains My Brother’s Keeper, Present the Annual Achievement Awards Ceremony -Sat. March 9th at 12PM at Highlands Middle School. Read on...
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    WPETC - Exciting Opportunities Await

    Join us for a Meet & Greet, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6pm - 8pm at the White Plains Housing Auth. Community Room, 223 MLK, Jr. Blvd. Learn about upcoming OSHA 30 classes and exciting opportunities awaiting at Brookfield Commons Phase II. RSVP 914.686,7102 Read on...
  130. recreation_and_parks_logo

    White Plains Recreation & Parks Day Camp Fair - Sat., February 2

    Come to the White Plains Recreation & Parks Camp Fair, Saturday, Feb 2nd, 10 AM – 1PM, at the White Plains High School B1 Meeting Room (enter North Street) to learn more about our summer offerings. Free event, open to residents and non-residents. Read on...
  131. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Important Winter Storm Information for White Plains Residents

    A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for our area from Sat,1/19 thru Sun, 1/20. The City is offering free parking to residents only in the Lex-Grove E & W (Galleria), Ham-Main, & Chester-Maple Garages from 5 PM Sat, 1/19 thru 8 AM Mon, 1/20 only. Read on...
  132. MBK flyer open house

    City of White Plains My Brother's Keeper Open House - Sat. Jan. 26th

    The White Plains My Brother’s Keeper will hold an Open House at Eastview Middle School gymnasium on Saturday, Jan. 26th. Read on...
  133. MBK Basketball classic (5) (1) (1)

    City of White Plains My Brother's Keeper - Kids & Cops Basketball Classic

    On Wednesday, Jan. 23, White Plains My Brother’s Keeper will hold its 1st “Kids & Cops Basketball Classic” 6:30 p.m. at Ridgeway Alliance Church. Don't miss White Plains Finest vs. youth ready to show off their b-ball skills. Free event. Read on...
  134. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    52 North Broadway Soil Testing Results

    Soil testing results for 52 North Broadway (former Good Counsel site) have been completed and are available on the city's website. These test results have been sent to NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, as required, for review and comment. Additional Info...
  135. Smoke Testing

    Smoke Testing of Sanitary Sewer System to Start 1/14

    White Plains will be conducting smoke testing of certain sanitary sewer lines in various neighborhoods. The purpose of smoke testing is to locate problem areas within the overall sewer system. The test identifies the sources of leaks and other problems. Read on...
  136. City of Science

    City of Science Event to be Held in White Plains Feb.2nd

    Walk on water. Blast into orbit. Defy gravity. Explore the wonders of science at the Westchester County Center on Sat, Feb 2nd. See large-scale interactive exhibits, mind-blowing demonstrations & hands-on activities. Free & open to all ages! Read on...
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    White Plains Education Training Center IT Support Tech Bootcamp

    The White Plains Education & Training Center, Westchester Community College and Per Scholas are pleased to offer the next in-demand course to equip adults successfully enter, or advance in, the field of technology: IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST. Apply today. Read on...
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    City of White Plains JANUARY E-Newsletter

    Happy New Year, White Plains! May it be fun and safe. Read our January newsletter for useful safety and emergency preparedness tips. Additional Info...
  139. new-year.jpg

    Celebrate New Year's Eve in Downtown White Plains!

    The City and the WP BID are once again preparing to ring in the New Year downtown. This family-friendly event, held at the intersection of Main & Court Streets, includes DJ, live entertainment, crowd countdown and ball drop, fireworks display & confetti. Read on...
  140. WinterFest 2018 Vertical

    WinterFest Entertainment Schedule

    Bring the kids, meet up with friends & enjoy WinterFest's shopping (40+ vendors), dining options, and entertainment. Admission and all entertainment is free. Hours: Wed, Thurs & Sun. 11AM -7PM, Fri & Sat 11AM - 9 PM. Read On for Entertainment Schedule. Read on...
  141. White Plains Recreation & Parks

    Sign Up for White Plains Rec Alerts

    The City of White Plains is encouraging residents to sign up for Recreation & Parks Dept. alerts ("Rec Alerts") in order to receive information and updates about Rec & Parks Dept. programs and activities, including weather-related schedule changes. Read on...
  142. WinterFest 2018 Vertical

    WinterFest kicks off December 19th on Court Street

    Enjoy some holiday cheer at WinterFest, White Plains’ downtown holiday market. WinterFest is a 5-day outdoor market offering, food, live performances and crafts people selling one of a kind items for all the important people on your shopping list. Read on...
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    White Plains seniors! Join us at the Community Center Cafe to celebrate the holidays, December 14th

    White Plains seniors! Join us at the Community Center Cafe to celebrate the holidays. Enjoy a delicious lunch, live entertainment and a special visit from Santa and his helpers on Friday, December 14, 2018 from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. Registration required. Read on...
  144. Del Vecchio

    Passing of Former Mayor Alfred Del Vecchio

    It is with sadness that we inform you of the passing of former Mayor of White Plains, Alfred Del Vecchio. Mayor Del Vecchio was our city’s longest serving mayor. He served 4 terms, from 1976 to 1993. Read on...
  145. 25 year service awardees 2018

    25 Year Employee Service Awards Presented

    Mayor Tom Roach presented the annual service awards to City of White Plains employees who have completed 25 years of service with the city at the December 3, 2018 Common Council meeting. The Mayor & Common Council thank them for their dedicated service! Read on...
  146. Newsletter Image 1

    City of White Plains DECEMBER E-Newsletter

    Lively Events all Month Long. Get Out and Have Some Holiday Fun! Additional Info...
  147. Community Development Block Grant Program

    White Plains CDBG Annual Action Plan & Funding Notice

    The City of White Plains Department of Planning, Community Development Program, is soliciting public input on the development of the 2019-20 Annual Action Plan and will be accepting funding applications through Jan. 17, 2019. Read on...
  148. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    City of White Plains Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

    The City of White Plains Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018 is now available online. Read on...
  149. DPW seal

    Last Day for Loose Leaves at the curb, December 3, 2018

    Dec. 3rd is the last day for loose leaves at the curb. DPW crews will continue to pick up leaves and yard debris left at the curb in paper bags or dedicated compost containers until mid to late December, weather permitting. Read on...
  150. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Public Hearing on 52 North Broadway

    It is anticipated that the public hearing on 52 North Broadway (former Good Counsel property), scheduled for Monday, December 3, 2018, will be adjourned for two (2) months to February 4, 2019 Read on...
  151. Santas Mailbox - Resized

    Santa's Mailbox

    Have you noticed? Santa's Mailbox has mysteriously landed once again on the front steps of City Hall. Santa is inviting all White Plains children to write to him this Holiday Season using his special mailbox. No postage necessary! Now thru 12/17. Read on...
  152. CITY SEAL - HIGH RES

    Soil Testing at 52 North Broadway

    The City of White Plains is providing notice about activities that will be occurring on an abandoned playing field located at 52 North Broadway (former Good Counsel property) beginning on Tuesday, November 27, 2018. Read on...
  153. Tree Lighting 2018 Vertical

    City Lights, Bright Holiday Nights Community Tree Lighting

    Join us today~Sun, 12/2, 4:00-6:00 pm on Court Street as White Plains welcomes the start of the holiday season with a fun, family friendly evening. Free. Read on...
  154. Youth Bureau Logo

    Are You Interested in Serving on the Mayor's Youth Council?

    The White Plains Youth Bureau has announced it has openings on the Mayor's Youth Council for White Plains residents in grades 9-12. The first meeting is Wednesday, October 3rd, 6:30 p.m. at the Youth Bureau 11 Amherst Place, White Plains, NY 10601 Read on...
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