1) Do you think "grabbing" sounds rude? Well, there's a new force in town called RAW. The Rivertown Artists Workshop held their first meeting last week and the new group aim to find places and create chances for emerging and established artists of all kinds to do their thing. Learn more on what it takes to "grab" artistic opportunities in Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown in Naomi Vladeck's post here.
2) Here's a good question from our Blogs: "Is Social Media a Waste?" What do you think? Read this and share with your Facebook friends...or not.
3) Summer anyone? Today promises to be sunny with a high in the mid-80s.
4) What's a (partial) federal government shutdown mean for us here in Westchester? Find out on Patch.
5) And the other giant national event of yesterday coinciding with government shutdown was the launch of Obamacare's healthcare exchange options. Are you confused as you trying to navigate the system? More info here.