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JoAnne Murray

Community Advisor

JoAnne Murray is co-owner and president of the Allan M. Block Agency in Tarrytown and has been with the agency for over 35 years. JoAnne is active with many community and professional organizations in the community and has held positions of President and Treasurer of the Tarrytown Rotary Club, President of the Sleepy Hollow Tarrytown Chamber of Commerce, Treasurer of the Irvington Chamber of Commerce. She is Past President of the Westchester Independent Agents Assn. She was instrumental in establishing and getting a 501c3 designation for the IIAWC/Westchester County Volunteer Firefighters Assn Scholarship for children of Volunteer firefighters. She currently serves as Advisor to the Tarrytown Music Hall, Kendal on Hudson Community Relations committee, the Tarrytown Sleepy Hollow Historical Society board, RSHM board and Mahopac National Bank Business Improvement Board. As an Independent Insurance Agent, JoAnne has served on many Advisory Boards with various insurance companies over the years and in 2012 was named Agent of the Year by Travelers Insurance Company. JoAnne and her husband, Jim, reside in Tarrytown. They have three children and 5 grandchildren,. JoAnne and Jim are avid baseball fans and have visited all the Major League ballparks in the U.S. and continue to enjoy revisiting the parks. For more information on her agency, visit its website at www.ambins.com

JoAnne Murray's Contributions

  1. Sleepy Hollow Students Honor Veterans

    Sleepy Hollow Students Honor Veterans

    SLEEPY HOLLOW, N.Y. -- Sleepy Hollow students got into the patriotic spirit in honor of Veterans Day last week.The school installed 420 American flags on the lawn outside Sleepy Hollow/Middle School. The installation was the brainchild of Chick Galella, who survived Pearl Harbor and Michael Galella.  The Rotary Club of the Tarrytowns donated the funds to purchase the flags.Chick ...

  2. Tarrytown Celebrates Halloween With Annual Parade

    Tarrytown Celebrates Halloween With Annual Parade

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Ghosts, ghouls, and goblins were out in full force in Tarrytown Saturday.The village held its annual Halloween parade Saturday, which was attended by over 5,000 people. The parade featured 14 floats, marching bands and people decked out in their Halloween best. Village Historian Henry Steiner was the grand marshall and the Headless Horseman also made an appearance.The ...

  3. Tarrytown Celebrates 10th Annual Rubber Duck Derby

    Tarrytown Celebrates 10th Annual Rubber Duck Derby

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- It's going to be a quacktastic day in the Village of Tarrytown Saturday.Tarrytown is hosting its 10th annual Rubber Duck Derby on Saturday, where hundreds of ducks will float down Andres Brook in Patriots Park to benefit the Tarrytown Rotary Club. There will be six races and the winning ducks of each heat face off in a final round. The winner gets $1500. There will ...

  4. Did You See Her? Sarah Jessica Parker Films 'Divorce' In Westchester

    Did You See Her? Sarah Jessica Parker Films 'Divorce' In Westchester

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Westchester has gotten a taste of Hollywood.Sarah Jessica Parker and Molly Shannon filmed scenes for their HBO show "Divorce" at Belkind Bigi Mid Century Furniture store in Tarrytown last week.The store was transformed into Hudson River Contemporary Gallery for the show."Divorce" has been filming all over Westchester. On Wednesday, scenes ...

  5. St. Patrick's Day Paradegoers Brave Cold In Tarrytown, Sleepy Hollow

    St. Patrick's Day Paradegoers Brave Cold In Tarrytown, Sleepy Hollow

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- In a twist on the British WWII motivational poster that reads “Keep Calm and Carry On,” the folks who put on the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow posted the following online: “Keep Calm and Go Green.”Considering the wind chill factor this past Sunday, perhaps they should have advised: “Keep Warm and Go Green.”According to JoAnne Murray, ...

  6. Send Us Your Snow Photos, Westchester

    Send Us Your Snow Photos, Westchester

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Westchester residents woke up to snow covered backyards Tuesday morning.A Blizzard Warning is in effect until midnight Wednesday for Northern Westchester.Blizzard Warnings that had been in effect for Southern Westchester, Southern Fairfield and Northern New Jersey were lifted Tuesday morning around 9:30 a.m.Snow, which arrived in the pre-dawn hours, will ...

  7. AppleMed Cuts The Ribbon On New Tarrytown Location

    AppleMed Cuts The Ribbon On New Tarrytown Location

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Tarrytown residents now have another selection for urgent care with the recent opening of AppleMed Urgent Care's third Tarrytown location.Located at 131 Central Ave., the center is a walk-in facility, which serves adults and children, and offers a wide range of immediate and urgent medical and dental services. AppleMed specializes in treating illnesses and injuries ...

  8. Tarrytown Rotary Fills Pantry At Ronald McDonald House

    Tarrytown Rotary Fills Pantry At Ronald McDonald House

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- When the members of Tarrytown Rotary Club learned recently of a bare snack pantry at the Ronald McDonald House of the Greater Hudson Valley in Valhalla, volunteers sprang into action.A food drive quickly drew enough donations to fill the cupboards at the facility that provides a temporary home for families with critically ill children in Valhalla.The Tarrytown Rotary ...

  9. Church Elder Helps Pave Way For Improved Access To Historic Church

    Church Elder Helps Pave Way For Improved Access To Historic Church

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- When contractors break ground on a project next spring to improve accessibility to the venerable Old Dutch Church of Sleepy Hollow, it will be the beginning of the end of a goal Aubrey Hawes has helped to lead for over 10 years. The church, built in 1685, has badly needed to improve the entrance to the church to permit physically challenged people easier access. ...

  10. New Fair Trade Gift Shop Opens In Tarrytown

    New Fair Trade Gift Shop Opens In Tarrytown

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Fair trade items, and ones made by local and regional artisans are the hallmark of a new gift shop that opened in Tarrytown in September.The owner, Ona Cohn, is a graduate of Fashion Institute of Technology. After graduation, while living in New York City, she designed lingerie for larger companies for nearly 20 years.She then moved to Westchester and opened a dress ...

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