Here’s the official news we just received from Ritz-Carlton:

The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester, the county’s premier hotel in downtown White Plains, has been named the “Best of Westchester” for high-end “Chains We Love.”

“We are thrilled that The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester has won this prestigious award and thank Westchester Magazine for the honors,” said Jacqueline Sanders, General Manager. “Since we became part of Westchester County two years ago, the community has embraced us and visits us frequently. We are proud to be a favorite destination for the residents of Westchester and the surrounding areas.”

Winners of “Best of Westchester” awards will participate in a “Best of Westchester” party on July 15, starting at 6 p.m. at the Glen Island Harbour Club in New Rochelle.

For more information on the “Best of Westchester” hot spot, or to make hotel or spa reservations, please call The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester (914) 946-5500. or visit: http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/Westchester/Default.htm