$9 Million Home Sale Is Highest This Year in Westchester

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$9 Million Home Sale Is Highest This Year in Westchester

A $9 million deal for a home at Greystone on Hudson, the highest figure for a Westchester County home this year, was sold in nine days at the 100-acre private enclave in Irvington. It is the first completed sale at Greystone, a project that will include 21 homes on 2-5 acre parcels. “The fact that the home sold after just nine days on the market is an incredible achievement and is further proof of the demand for luxury living outside of Manhattan,” said developer Andy Todd of Grey...    

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Stella & Dot’s Under $50 and Under $60 Items

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Stella & Dot’s Under $50 and Under $60 Items

Did you know that at least half of Stella & Dot's collection of gorgeous gems and jewelry are under $60? It's true! **This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I discovered something today that makes me and my wallet very happy ... At least half of Stella & Dot jewelry is under $60! In fact, quite a few pieces are under $50! Their jewelry is so fabulous, it's worn by leading fashionistas, stars, and celebs and...    

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Thank You Doggy! 27 ways that dogs make a major positive impact in our everyday lives

Posted By Stacy |
Thank You Doggy! 27 ways that dogs make a major positive impact in our everyday lives

1. Stress relief 2. Staying active and fit 3. Lower blood pressure and cholesterol 4. Comforting us 5. Encouraging social interaction 6. Coping with depression 7. Teaching us about love 8. Health alert detection 9. Companionship 10. Allergy deterrent 11. Mood enhancement 12. Heat therapy 13. Improved dating possibilities 14. Study help 15. Bringing joy and happiness 16. Personal security 17. Family conflict resolution 18. Encouraging responsibility 19. Making us more patie...    

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Stick With Me Introducing The New Birthday Cake Bon Bon

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Stick With Me Introducing The New Birthday Cake Bon Bon

Stick With Me, a sweet-shop specializing in hand-made, luxurious sweet-treats, is one of Manhattan’s finest confectioneries. Led by former Per Se chocolatier, Susanna Yoon, this sweet boutique offers a rotating selection of 24 uniquely flavored hand-shelled bonbons, flavored caramels, chocolate truffles, crisp brittles, toffee, nougats, nut butters, and elegant small cakes! Located in NoLiTA, Stick With Me sweets are carefully made by hand with Valrhona chocolate and the finest natural...    

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I Survived the Newport Rhode Island Cliff Walk

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I Survived the Newport Rhode Island Cliff Walk

To tell the truth I am afraid of escalators. I really don't like to merge, let alone pass a car. The sight of a ski hill makes me want to vomit. Yet I have always been intrigued by the Cliff Walk in Newport Rhode Island.  I had heard so much about it.   You walk past the Mansions and the view are spectacular. The last time I was there much of the walk had been closed due to Hurricane Sandy.  But I had heard that they had restored the walk to its previous splendor and I was psy...    

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We hear about Hiram Halle Houses but what are they and who was he?

Posted By Stacy |
We hear about Hiram Halle Houses but what are they and who was he?

What is a Hiram Halle House? Houlihan Lawrence Katonah Agents went to learn and enjoyed a tour led by Ebie Wood "A New Look: Hiram Halle's Life & Legacy" last week at The Pound Ridge Historical Society Museum. Hiram Halle was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1867. He left school at 14. He became an inventor for Universal Oil Products. Their breakthrough product was a 100 percent octane aviation fuel, which gave the Allies superior air power over Germany and Japan in WWII. When the ...    

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3 Badass Recipes for the Grill

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3 Badass Recipes for the Grill

Three badass grilling recipes from Marcia Selden Catering that you and your guests will love. Either The Ultimate Badass Burger, the Coffee Rubbed Ribeye and/or the Grilled Romaine Wedge Salad with Chimichurri Vinaigrette will satisfy all of your taste buds! The Ultimate Badass Burger This burger uses soy sauce and sun-dried tomato to give it that killer umami flavor to kick it up to super bad-assness! 2 lbs. ground sirloin ½ C. finely diced onion 3 Tbs. soy sauce 1 egg yolk ...    

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Plastic Dies a Colorful (and Economical) Death in East Hampton Free Bags Make Their Debut at Farmers Market

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Plastic Dies a Colorful (and Economical) Death in East Hampton Free Bags Make Their Debut at Farmers Market

Plastic bags will soon be banned at the East Hampton Farmers Market as part of a Town-wide initiative. To prepare for this change, theONswitch, a local marketing firm, has partnered with the Market to make the transition easier. theONswitch donated colorful reusable bags to the Market. The silk-like super-portable and lightweight bags, which sport the Market’s logo, will be given to customers who spend $40 or more (while supplies last), starting on Friday, August 21st. This also helps...    

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Vacation At One of These Cities to Take Your Relationship to the Next Level

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Vacation At One of These Cities to Take Your Relationship to the Next Level

Travel is a pivotal test of a romantic relationship. A holiday brings people out of their comfort zones and gives each individual the chance to really get to know their partner. Despite discovering each other's quirks, some destinations prove to be the breeding ground for successful romance. MissTravel, the first travel-dating website, gathered data from exit polls completed by members who claimed to meet their significant other through the website. According to r...    

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4 Questions You May Want to Ask a Divorce Lawyer if You Have Been on Ashley Madison

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4  Questions You May Want to Ask a Divorce Lawyer if You Have Been on Ashley Madison

Ashley Madison Hackers Release 10 Gigs Of User Information Hackers who stole private customer info from the extramarital dating site AshleyMadison.com just released nearly 10 gigabytes of user information from the July security breach. Wired reports that the data has been released on the dark web. The data dump includes customer log-ins, plus "credit card and other payment transaction details" for some of the site's 40 million users. As it appears millions of ch...    

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DIY Ultra-Hydrating Hair Mask

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DIY Ultra-Hydrating Hair Mask

If you’re blessed with naturally curly hair, sometimes your locks need a little extra love. Maybe heat and humidity have made your ends go frizzy? Perhaps color treatments or frequent washing have wreaked havoc on your hair cuticle, the outermost protective layer of your hair? We asked Rose Hyde to help us with a hydrating hair mask recipe that you can whip up at home. Rose is an ethnobotanist and co-founder of Alaffia, a remarkable company committed to empowering communities and sharing A...    

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