Contact Us
Somers Daily Voice serves Somers, NY

Menu

Somers Daily Voice serves Somers, NY

Nearby Towns

Jeanne Muchnick

Features Editor jmuchnick@dailyvoice.com

Jeanne Muchnick, Daily Voice Features Editor, has covered everything from baby advice for Parents Magazine to travel finds for The Rough Guides to human interest features for The New York Times to lifestyle insights for prevention.com. She has been a Senior Editor at top national women's magazines including Woman's World and Woman's Day and was instrumental in the launch of Gannett's InTown, Rockland and Putnam magazines. She is also the author of Dinner for Busy Moms. Among her favorite things to write about: Her neighbors and surrounding communities. So email her and fill her in on what's happening near you.

Jeanne Muchnick's Contributions

  1. Westchester Foodie Follows Her Heart With Instagram & Kardashian Sass

    Westchester Foodie Follows Her Heart With Instagram & Kardashian Sass

    YONKERS, N.Y. -- Caitlin Duggan is passionate about food, so much so that she'll think nothing of traveling two hours roundtrip to Fairfield to go to Milkcraft just because she loves their over the top desserts.It's a journey she chronicles on Instagram @westchester_carbdashian which is about to hit 1,000 followers.The point of view of her account is high-quality food and higher quality ...

  2. Westchester, Your Mother Wants You To Eat: Hire This Kosher Food Truck

    Westchester, Your Mother Wants You To Eat: Hire This Kosher Food Truck

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- There are food trucks and then there's the kosher food truck.Somewhere, your mom (or grandmother) is kvelling.The Chosen Cholent specializes in pulled smoked brisket, smoked fried chicken, smoked short ribs, and of course, cholent (a traditional Shabbat stew).Rabbi Adam Gindea, the owner/pitmaster of the West Orange, N.J.- based truck, operates under the Vaad ...

  3. Westchester Father/Daughter Keep Paint Company 'All In The Family'

    Westchester Father/Daughter Keep Paint Company 'All In The Family'

    BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. -- Talk about painting the town -- or the county -- red. Or blue. Or the ever-popular gray.Modern Paint, which dates to 1926 New Rochelle, continues to expand across the region. Its eighth store will open Wednesday, May 17 in Bedford Hills.The father/daughter duo behind it -- lifelong New Ro residents Elliot and Laurie Kracko -- have been expanding like crazy since ...

  4. Girl Power: Westchester Editor Launches New Women-Only Site

    Girl Power: Westchester Editor Launches New Women-Only Site

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Lesley Jane Seymour has spent her life helping women change the world. Now, the Larchmont resident is asking for a little help herself.The longtime women's magazine editor -- she oversaw editorial for More, Redbook, and Marie Claire for many years -- is working to raise money on ifundwomen.com for CoveyClub, a membership supported online-offline experience ...

  5. 57-Year-Old Westchester Mom Fights New Battles As Volunteer Firefighter

    57-Year-Old Westchester Mom Fights New Battles As Volunteer Firefighter

    LARCHMONT, N.Y. -- If you had told Robin Nesdale two years ago that she'd be suiting up in a helmet, turnout pants and jackets, she never would have believed you.But now, the Larchmont mom of one is a volunteer with the Town of Mamaroneck Fire Department (TMFD) and loving every minute of it.At 57, she believes she's the only woman of a certain age there and, to her knowledge the only ...

  6. Frank News: Westchester Staple Walter's Hot Dogs Plans New Location

    Frank News: Westchester Staple Walter's Hot Dogs Plans New Location

    MAMARONECK, N.Y. -- For all of those who've ever stood in line at Walter's Hot Dogs Stand, take note: There will be a second location opening in White Plains, Walter's announced on Friday.The new location, at 186 Mamaroneck Ave. will feature the same menu, along with new items and specials. It is expected to open something this fall.Check back to Daily Voice for more information 

  7. Surprise! 'Undercover Boss' Heads To Westchester Culinary School

    Surprise! 'Undercover Boss' Heads To Westchester Culinary School

    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- New Rochelle's Monroe College will be featured on the celebrity episode of the CBS-TV series “Undercover Boss" on Friday, May 19 at 8 p.m.Earlier this year, internationally acclaimed chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson went undercover for the hit CBS show to find and mentor a number of talented, aspiring chefs in the New York area. His adventure ultimately ...

  8. Westchester Home Gets 60 Minutes Of Fame In 'Property Brothers'

    Westchester Home Gets 60 Minutes Of Fame In 'Property Brothers'

    EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- An Eastchester home was recently highlighted on the Property Brothers show "Buying and Selling."The show, which initially aired Wednesday, May 16, will be repeated on Sunday, May 21 at noon and features the work of Bronxville's Artie Lange of Arthur Lange Inc.The HGTV series, which follows the work (and personalities) of Canadian twin brothers, Jonathan ...

  9. Get On Your Dancing Shoes: County Music Fest Comes To Northern Westchester

    Get On Your Dancing Shoes: County Music Fest Comes To Northern Westchester

    PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Country and bluegrass music will be front and center at the first-ever NashSkill Fest, a seven-hour free music festival Saturday, May 20.The event, from 3 p.m. to midnight, will take place on Railroad Avenue, near the Peekskill train station.NashSkill Fest celebrates Americana Roots music with Musician-Singer-Songwriter Jim Lauderdale (five-time Grammy Award winner), ...

  10. DVlicious: Park Place Bagels Wins Over Fans By Boiling, Baking Fresh Daily

    DVlicious: Park Place Bagels Wins Over Fans By Boiling, Baking Fresh Daily

    BRONXVILLE, N.Y. -- Westchester is a bagel paradise. From classic to perfectly seeded everything to newfangled varieties like Rainbow and French Toast, you can rest assured you can find a nosh-worthy bite not too far from where you live.But who has the DVlicious best? Four nominees are in the running as chosen by you; each of which has been profiled this week.Read on; then vote. You ...

  11. Prev Page 5 of 93 3 4 5 6 7 Next
    41 - 50 of 921 articles

Welcome to

Somers Daily Voice!

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.