These Were Your Favorite Westchester Stories in 2021

Happy New Year, Westchester! We’re kicking off 2022 with a look back on your favorite food, news, lifestyle, and other stories of 2021.

In 2021, Westchester County residents got back out to their favorite restaurants, hit the great outdoors, and celebrated everything they love about our dear county.

Here are your top stories of 2021.


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Can Downtown White Plains Save the Galleria Mall?

After years of economic downturn and a shift away from destination mall culture, plans for the Galleria include open-space and mixed-use development.


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The Best Rooftop Bars and Eateries in the Hudson Valley and Westchester

Get out of your winter funk and spend the warmer months dining outdoors with great food and amazing views at these Westchester-area restaurants.


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The 5 Best Hiking Trails in Westchester

Looking to get out of the house for an afternoon? Two local hiking experts tell us where we can to find the best county vistas.


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Where to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks in Westchester

We round up the best places to camp out, look to the skies, and celebrate Independence Day with glorious pyrotechnic displays.


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These Are the Best Places to Live in Westchester County in 2021

From bustling cityscapes to neighborhoods filled with small-town charm, Westchester County offers some of the best places to live.


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The 12 Best Spots to Grab Weekend Brunch in Westchester

From all-you-can-eat buffets and bottomless cocktails to brioche French toast, here are the baker’s dozen who do brunch best in Westchester County.


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10 of the Most Affordable Places to Live in Westchester

Despite having a reputation for exorbitant real estate, there are plenty of areas in Westchester where your dollar goes farther, if you know where to look.


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These Are Westchester’s Newest Michelin-Rated Restaurants

Make your reservations now for the county’s newest and returning Michelin-ranked restaurants, including the latest Bib Gourmands.


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Where to Enjoy Outdoor Dining in Westchester

Sun’s out, and so are we. Out to eat, that is. From North Salem to New Rochelle, hidden patios, waterfront decks, and urban rooftops give us plenty of reasons to dine alfresco.


Goosefeather at the Tarrytown House Estate | Photo by All Good NYC

Everywhere the Foodies Eat in Westchester County

Our first-ever foodie guide to some of the most sought-after places and foods in the 914.

Our Best of Westchester Party is July 24!

Our Westchester Home Design Awards event is June 26!

Our Wine & Food Festival returns June 4-9!

Our Wunderkinds event takes place on May 23!

Our Best of Business Ballot is open through May 15!

Our Healthcare Heroes Awards event takes place on May 9!

Our Westchester Home Builders Awards take place on April 4!

Our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Forum is March 14!

Unveiled: A Boutique Bridal Brunch is February 25!

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