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Pet Rescue 2-28-2014

Bruno is an adorable male retriever/collie mix, about 8 months old and 45 pounds. He is sweet as can be, but very shy. Bruno is slowly coming out of his shell and needs a family that understands his shy nature and is willing to work with him. He loves to be with the other dogs […]

What’s Going On In Harrison 2-28-2014

Harrison Public Library events Youth Art Month March 1 to 31 at the Harrison Municipal Building, 1 Heineman Place, and the Harrison Public Library, 2 Bruce Ave. This annual exhibit consists of multi-media art reflecting the talents of students in the Harrison schools with works selected by art teachers in the community. Opening reception Sunday, […]

What’s Going On in Rye 2-28-2014

Rye Chamber of Commerce meeting The next meeting of the Rye Chamber of Commerce will take place on Wednesday, March 5, at 8:30 a.m. at Morgan’s Fish House, 22 Elm Place, Rye.   Cerebral Palsy of Westchester event Cerebral Palsy of Westchester will hold their 9th annual Caring Friends Breakfast honoring The New York State […]

What’s Gong On in Mamaroneck 2-28-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events  Ebook downloads from the library On a rainy day, isn’t it nice to know that you can stay home and download a free e-book from the Mamaroneck Library? Go to our homepage, www.mamaronecklibrary.org and click on the “Download eBooks & eAudio” icon on the lower right side of the homepage. Please […]

What’s Going On in Eastchester 2-28-2014

Bronxville Public Library events Borrow a Kindle today BPL Kindles are pre-loaded with content, no downloading necessary. New titles will be added monthly. 14-day borrowing period. Bronxville library cardholders only. Kindles have been provided through the generous support of the Friends of Bronxville Public Library. Download e-books from the library for free Do you own […]

Business Briefs 2-28-2014

Executive Association presents donation to Cerebral Palsy The Executive Association of Westchester generously donated funds in 2013 to update CP/W’s Assistive Technology Center, which has had a tremendous impact on the program participants at CP/W. The Executive Association’s generosity to CP/W is deeply appreciated. This year, they donated $13,000 to support CP/W’s sensory room. The […]

Frozen: The suburban version

By Lisa Miller Is anyone else feeling like our small town has gotten quite a lot smaller since the last snow storm? The white mounds are everywhere: along every pathway, driveway and road in Rye. It’s as if someone decided to paper mache our little enclave in an effort to create a new landscape. The […]

Op-Ed: Belmont rejects proposal to benefit library

By FRANK GORDON Last week, I wrote about the status of negotiations with Con Edison over the amount the Town of Harrison will be paid for Con Ed’s use of a portion of the town’s commuter parking lot for about a month in October 2013. I described how the compensation from Con Ed has two […]

Athlete of the Week: Drew Abate

By LAUREN DEMPSEY As the Garnets varsity boys basketball team’s top rebounder and one of its leading scorers, Drew Abate has earned himself this week’s honor. A starter since his sophomore season, Abate has had the rare honor of being named a Captain as a junior. He fought off injury and illness this season to […]

Pet Rescue 2-21-14

This lovely cat raised five kittens who have all been adopted, so now Naomi is eager to find a loving home of her own. Naomi is a gentle calico with beautiful markings, about a year-and-a-half old. A bit shy at first, she will become very affectionate once she gets to know you. Her bright green […]