Cortlandt Manor, NY - (April 2, 2013) – Thirty men ditched their razors for the month of March to raise funds and awareness for the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Comprehensive Cancer Center at Hudson Valley Hospital. The “Winning Winter Whiskers” campaign raised more than $15,000 for the center and concluded with a grand finale celebration at the Peekskill Brewery on April 1st.   The celebration was sponsored by the Brewery, Drive Action Digital and Beale Street Barber Shop. Beard growers, supporters, hospital employees and members of the community attended the 2nd Annual Beard Bash where awards were presented for most money raised,…
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (March 25, 2013)- As part of its commitment to healthy eating, Hudson Valley Hospital Center will continue its Farmer’s Market this spring with new extended days and hours.  Markets will be expanded to twice a month this year and held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month from 12 noon to 6 p.m.  Hours of operation were changed to accommodate community demand for after-work hours. The Farmer’s Market, featuring organic produce, fruits, baked goods and gourmet food items, is held in the hospital side parking lot at 1980 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor, NY. Farmer’s…
    Cortlandt Manor NY - March 19-2013- Hudson Valley Hospital Center announces the appointment of Dennis Pastena, MD,  a board certified plastic surgeon who has been practicing for nearly 35 years, as Chief of Surgery at HVHC effective March 1. Dr. Pastena completed his general residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital of New York, and completed his plastic surgery training at Downstate Medical Center – Kings County Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Also…
  Cortlandt Manor, NY - (March 19, 2013) – Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s 2nd Annual Winning Winter Whiskers fundraising campaign is off to a great start, raising over $11,000 so far.  But we need the community’s help to make our $35,000 goal. Nearly 30 men have signed up to grow their whiskers to benefit the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Comprehensive Cancer Center. While it may be too late to join the whisker-growing competition, it’s not too late to support your favorite contestant. Sponsorships for this great event are also still available. Visit www.hvhc.orgto find out more.  “Our new event website has…