Suburbia Roller Derby Tryouts; Planned Parenthood Empower Gala Honors Westchester Women’s Agenda

 

Here’s what’s happening Today in the 914, according to Westchester Woman: Suburbia Roller Derby Tryouts; Planned Parenthood Empower Gala Honors Westchester Women’s Agenda; MORE.

1.) Looking to join a team of strong and powerful women where you can be active and have lots of fun? Suburbia Roller Derby is hosting their tryouts.

Email info@suburbiarollerderby.com for more information.

Posted by Suburbia Roller Derby on Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Want to learn a little bit more about more about Suburbia Roller Derby? Westchester Woman got to hang out with these badass ladies. Check out our video:

Read more about the team below:

Meet the Women of Suburbia Roller Derby [VIDEO]

 

2.) Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic is hosting their Empower Gala where they will honor Jane Orans and the Westchester Women’s Agenda (WWA). The WWA is a feminist organization that advocates on behalf of women in Westchester County and works to make sure that the social and economic climate in the County offers women equal access to opportunity.

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3.) Today’s headlines:

Enough Is Enough! Dozens of Mount Vernon Youth Join Together To Record The Four Square Peace Project

A group of young music artists all from Mount Vernon some who previously and currently had beef, some with gang affiliations, one thing they all had in common was MUSIC, came together to work on an album together. What manifested was The Four Square Peace Project, The Four Square Peace Project brings together a variety…

 

3 rescued from Hudson during Algonquin Pipeline protest

VERPLANK – Three New York City men were pulled from the Hudson River by the Westchester County Police Marine Unit after their boat capsized during a demonstration against the Algonquin Pipeline project.

Top Acts Converge On White Plains For Annual Jazz Festival

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Music fans will be flocking to White Plains this week for its annual Jazz Fest.Sponsored by the White Plains BID and ArtsWestchester, the festival, which is in its 5th year, kicked off Tuesday and continues through S…

 

3 rescued from Hudson during Algonquin Pipeline protest

VERPLANK – Three New York City men were pulled from the Hudson River by the Westchester County Police Marine Unit after their boat capsized during a demonstration against the Algonquin Pipeline project.