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Tarrytown

(târ`ētoun), village (1990 pop. 10,739), Westchester co., SE N.Y., a residential suburb of New York City, on the E bank of the Hudson opposite Nyack; settled in the 17th cent. by the Dutch, inc. 1870. It has several corporate headquarters, and its industries include food processing and the manufacture of laboratory instruments and heating equipment. Tarrytown is the eastern terminus of the Governor Malcolm Wilson–Tappan Zee Bridge and its replacement, the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge (partially completed). Of interest are Sunnyside, the home of Washington IrvingIrving, Washington,
1783–1859, American author and diplomat, b. New York City. Irving was one of the first Americans to be recognized abroad as a man of letters, and he was a literary idol at home.
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; Sleepy Hollow cemetery, where Irving is buried; Philipsburg Manor (see Philipse ManorPhilipse Manor,
colonial estate of Frederick Philipse, confirmed by a royal charter (1693), extending from the present North Tarrytown, N.Y., to the present Bronx, with the Hudson River on the west and the Bronx River on the east. Its area was 90,000 acres (36,400 hectares).
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), an estate including a Dutch farmhouse (c.1683) and a restored operating gristmill; Lyndhurst (1838), a Gothic Revival mansion; and a Rockefeller estate.
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It sits on approximately 11 acres in the Tarrytown Corporate Center, two miles from the Tappan Zee Bridge (soon to be replaced by the $3.
It is essential that the Village of Tarrytown fully comply with the Safe Drinking Water Act so the health of residents is protected.
Mark Newberry, the third-generation owner of Tarrytown Pharmacy, said: "Tarrytown Pharmacy has been an anchor of our community for more than 70 years because my family and I have always focused on the needs of our customers, most of whom we know by name.
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The move, which New Hampshire Business Review first reported in January, means that 20 people are now working out of Environmental Power's new headquarters in Tarrytown, a number that should expand to 30 in the near future, according to the company.
It will be held at Ciba's facility location in Tarrytown.
This is the 5:20 Hudson Line train to Coca-Cola Poughkeepsie, with stops at Pepsi 125th Street, Dr Pepper Yonkers, Perrier Tarrytown and San Pellegrino Croton-Harmon.
The cemetery was known as the Tarrytown Cemetery when it started in 1849,'' said Bill Graham, superintendent at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
Those Tarrytown employees had no way of knowing just how successful he would be or that their unqualified support of Roberts would mean so much to him for so long.
5 million in interest-free and low-interest financing for wastewater developments in Tarrytown and North Yonkers.
American DG Energy Inc (NYSE Amex: ADGE), a US-based company offering clean electricity, heat, hot water and cooling solutions to hospitality, healthcare, housing and athletic facilities, will operate a combined heat and power (CHP) system at the Doubletree Hotel Tarrytown, in Tarrytown, New York, US.