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Vira Mamchur Schwartz

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  1. Area High School Sophomore Takes Lead In National School Walkout Day

    Area High School Sophomore Takes Lead In National School Walkout Day

    This year, April 20th marks the 19th anniversary of the horrific shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado that first truly brought school shootings to the national consciousness, and it’s also – for the first time – National School Walkout Day. At 10 a.m., students all over the United States will be walking out of class to protest governmental inaction in preventing gun ...

  2. Pure Barre Greenwich Celebrates Five Years Of Fitness For Community

    Pure Barre Greenwich Celebrates Five Years Of Fitness For Community

    Combining dance with exercise is nothing new (Jazzercize, anyone?), but Pure Barre isn’t about fulfilling your childhood ballerina dreams. While, a ballet barre is used, it’s not about plies – it’s about becoming lean and strong using isometric movements, building cardio strength and focusing on yourself.That’s what drew Ashley Allen to Pure Barre eight years ago while still a college ...

  3. All Aboard, All Included: Metro-North Getaways In Hudson Valley, CT

    All Aboard, All Included: Metro-North Getaways In Hudson Valley, CT

    Between commuter traffic and parking limitations, planning a visit to the Bruce Museum may seem daunting to some, yet the Greenwich-based museum and the Metro-North Railroad are working together to make the trip more convenient and accessible to all.The museum and Metro-North offer a “Getaway” package that includes discounted rates for both train tickets and admission to the Bruce ...

  4. Rosy Brows At European Wax Centers Support Axing Pink Tax

    Rosy Brows At European Wax Centers Support Axing Pink Tax

    Pink hair doesn’t really raise eyebrows anymore, but do pink eyebrows?While pink does make a bold statement, pink eyebrows during the month of April signify more than fashion sense. They show support for cutting the so-called Pink Tax. What is the Pink Tax? When a dry cleaner charges more for a women’s pink (or white) oxford shirt than a man’s. When a women’s razor that is identical to ...

  5. Chocolate Is America's Favorite Easter Gift: What's Yours?

    Chocolate Is America's Favorite Easter Gift: What's Yours?

    If you think painting Easter eggs is the most popular Easter tradition in the United States, you're wrong. According to New York City-based Statista's Easter Survey 2018, giving baskets of candy beats out egg painting with 60 percent of Americans naming it their number one favorite custom.Painting eggs came in third at 55 percent, with egg hunts coming in second with 57 percent picking ...

  6. Turn Eh Into Yeah! By Updating Your Front Door Color At Wallauer’s

    Turn Eh Into Yeah! By Updating Your Front Door Color At Wallauer’s

    Spring is here, we swear! If you’re starting to think of sprucing up your home and property, there’s one relatively simple thing you can do for instant curb appeal: paint your front door.If you’re looking to put your house on the market, the front door is a prospective buyer's introduction to a house. Nancy Manby, a realtor with William Raveis in Norwalk, likens it to opening a ...

  7. Alexa, What's My Local News? Get Daily Voice On Your Flash Briefing

    Alexa, What's My Local News? Get Daily Voice On Your Flash Briefing

    Hey Daily Voice readers!There's no reason local news should be left out of your Alexa Flash Briefing, and it doesn't have to be if you download the Daily Voice Flash Briefing from Amazon by clicking here.We need your help to test our new Alexa app and want your feedback. Available since early February, we now invite all our Alexa-enabled readers to give it a try. Let us know how it ...

  8. Fairfield County Resident Hopes To Get Back On Her Horse Thanks To LYMBR

    Fairfield County Resident Hopes To Get Back On Her Horse Thanks To LYMBR

    Lucia will never know for sure what caused her beloved palomino mare Butterscotch to be extra jumpy that day in February 2016. But the Fairfield County resident’s skill wasn’t enough when her horse bucked at the sound of a truck backfiring and Lucia landed on the frozen ground of a trail she rode regularly in Bedford, N.Y.A passerby found Lucia trying to crawl for help and she was taken ...

  9. When The Bough Breaks, Consider Calling a Professional

    When The Bough Breaks, Consider Calling a Professional

    March is living up to its reputation of coming in like a lion. The recent trio of storms in Westchester and Fairfield has left more debris in yards then homeowners know what to do with. Sure, lots of it is just picking up and removing branches – some bigger than others. But for the jobs that look like you may need more? Don’t just necessarily borrow your brother-in-law’s best friend’s ...

  10. 10,000 Downloads & Counting: Westchester Designer Shares Home Advice

    10,000 Downloads & Counting: Westchester Designer Shares Home Advice

    Can you change your life by changing your furniture? Betsy Helmuth is certain you can. The owner and creative force behind Dobbs Ferry-based Affordable Interior Design is on a mission to improve lives and believes something as simple as changing a stiff leather sofa into a large comfy sectional can bring a family together.Make the seating more comfortable and, Helmuth contends, family ...

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