The Sleepy Holloween Costume Drive

The Sleepy Holloween Costume Drive is a collection of new or gently used Halloween costumes aged infant to teenager for those in need or living in shelters. Every year countless of children miss out on the very important and special occasion of Halloween night and Trick-or-Treating because they cannot afford a costume. This is heartbreaking to a child. Halloween is an opportunity to dress up, … Continue reading The Sleepy Holloween Costume Drive

An October Guide to Sleepy Hollow…

Sleepy Hollow, N.Y is fast-moving its way into the Halloweentown spotlight with a growing number of haunting events all October long! While this literary and legendary village has a number of events all year and Fall-long, this list is an easy access focus of all the October highlights and must-sees of the best month of the year! As we make our way into the enchanting … Continue reading An October Guide to Sleepy Hollow…

Tarrytown’s First Murder, 1779

It is said the first murder in Tarrytown happened when Nathaniel Underhill killed American patriot Isaac Martling, who happened to be the older brother of Abraham “Brom” Martling. Brom was said to have been the inspiration for the character “Brom Bones” in Washington Irving’s “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”. Both brothers were soldiers in the American Revolution. In 1779, Isaac led a mob against the … Continue reading Tarrytown’s First Murder, 1779