HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, NY — Officer Sam Brecker of the Hastings Police Department holds a saxophone that belonged to his father, Michael Brecker, a jazz musician who won 15 Grammy Awards and who died of leukemia in 2007, at age 57. In honor of his father, the 24-year-old will host a bone marrow donor registration event on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Hastings Municipal Building. For more information, click here.
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ARDSLEY, NY — Students prepare to exit a school bus outside Concord Road Elementary School on Tuesday, Sept. 5, which was the first day of school.