Cortlandt Manor, NY – (November 21, 2013) – Enjoy fine food and wines on a virtual journey around the globe on Thursday, November 21 when Hudson Valley Hospital Center again presents “Wine and Dine Around the World” this time with a Mediterranean flair. Nearly 30 fine restaurants including Fig and Olive, Crabtree's Kittlehouse, Cathryn's Grill and many other are participating in the event at Trump National Golf Course in Briarcliff Manor tonight. Tickets to “Wine and Dine Around the World: Savor the Mediterranean” are $100 with $80 of that being tax deductible. Proceeds will go to support the Ashikari Breast…
  Hudson Valley Hospital Center‘s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center received a $10,000 check from the Hendrick Hudson Leos on Oct.17 at the cancer center’s Breast Cancer Awareness night. The Lions youth group raised the money during this year’s Stay-Awake-a-Thon, an annual event which raises money for cancer charities. From left to right:Kathy Webster, Vice President of Patient Services (front row), Anne-Campbell-Maxwell, Director of Oncology Services, Hendrick Hudson Leos Sam McCann and Dylan Gambardella and Leos Adviser Deborah Costello.  
Cortlandt Manor, NY - (October 22, 2013)– Carving pumpkins is a fall tradition in many families, but as Halloween approaches, Dr. Ari Mayerfield, Hand Surgeon at the New York Group for Plastic Surgery, warns parents and children to use caution and the appropriate tools when carving pumpkins to avoid potentially serious hand injuries. Every year, surgeons and hand therapists treat patients with injuries related to pumpkin carving.  According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), pumpkin-carving can result in lacerations to the hand and also injuries to bones and tendons. “Hand injuries at this time of year occur frequently…
  Cortlandt Manor, NY – (October 18, 2013) – “Her Heart’s a Rose” won the hearts of crowd at Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s “Jazz up Your Foundation” Breast Cancer Awareness Event Thursday night, taking first place in the bra decorating contest. The bra was designed by Gail Fiero of the Professional Women of Putnam and Westchester, which co-sponsored the event run by the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center at Hudson Valley Hospital Center. That bra and many others were auctioned off at the event to raise money for the cancer center. “It was a very festive evening with more than…