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CKO Virtually Monthly Membership – Workout in a Group Again!

CKO Virtually Monthly Membership – Workout in a Group Again!

  VIRTUAL MONTHLY MEMBERSHIPS NOW AVAILABLE!! Our members have been enjoying 13 LIVE weekly classes PLUS a library of pre-recorded workouts AND guided mediations. We’ve received great feedback on our LIVE Zoom classes because the combination of the energy from our trainers and working out in a group setting helps… Read more »

Medicaid Solutions Seminars on How to Pay for Long Term Care

Medicaid Solutions Seminars on How to Pay for Long Term Care

  Do you have a loved one who needs long term care?  Have you wondered how to pay for this assistance?    Do you think you CANNOT qualify for Medicaid? ________________________________________________________________________ Please join Colin Sandler, LCSW for a virtual seminar via Zoom about Strategies to establish Medicaid Eligibility Community “Home… Read more »

Croton Face Mask Makers UPDATE

Croton Face Mask Makers UPDATE

  For just a little over a month and a half, we have been following the progress of the grassroots band of sewers, called the Croton Face Mask Makers.  See the previous article at, Croton Face Mask Makers Need Your Help.   These talented group of ladies has come together, putting… Read more »

JT’s Junction Food Market Menus

JT’s Junction Food Market Menus

              Contact us and ask about our daily specials.  (914) 862-4461  

Water Safety at Home with Pam

Water Safety at Home with Pam

A Facebook group called Water Safety at Home with Pam was launched to keep her passion for teaching swimming without the physicality of the pool.  WHALE tales, Water habits are Learned Early, is a program that the American Red Cross created to help reduce drowning incidents among children 5-12.  The… Read more »

Important Changes in NY Medicaid

Important Changes in NY Medicaid

The 2020 NYS Budget includes a major change coming to Community Medicaid.   Currently, there is no “look back” to qualify for Community-based Medicaid (ie; Home Care) under New York State Medicaid.    This means that you can essentially transfer your assets and qualify for Medicaid the following month.   This is going… Read more »

Time to REFINANCE?

Time to REFINANCE?

  As you may have heard the Coronavirus has disrupted the financial markets and interest rates are at historic lows.   This situation has created an opportunity to save money by refinancing your mortgage.  For those of you who have higher rate mortgages and plan on staying in your home 4-5… Read more »

COVID-19 ECONOMIC LIFELINE – Individual Stimulus

COVID-19 ECONOMIC LIFELINE – Individual Stimulus

  Here are the basic points of the new economic stimulus money that individuals will soon be receiving from the government: Everyone over 21 years old and making up to $75,000 will get $1,200 from the government.  If you make more than $75,000, the amount starts to phase out until… Read more »

Croton Business Initiative – Encouraging Signs

Croton Business Initiative – Encouraging Signs

  A letter to the community from a local business owner, Mark Fransozo… Greetings everyone, I always try to find hope and happiness whenever things are tough like they are now. Sometimes all we have to do is look in our own community and turn to our children for their… Read more »

Croton Face Mask Makers Need Your Help

Croton Face Mask Makers Need Your Help

  This group of local folks has come together to use their skills – and often enlisting family members – to give back to those working to help others. They are making and distributing face masks and headbands to those workers on the front lines of this Pandemic who need… Read more »