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It’s called Rye Playland for a reason

By Joe Sack As Westchester County has effectively paused its Rye Playland plans until after the election season, it’s important not to confuse the lull in the action with the notion that the storm has blown over. The City of Rye should be proud of the fact that residents and local officials alike stood up […]

Molly Spillane’s to appeal ZBA decision

By JACKSON CHEN Following the Village of Mamaroneck’s zoning board granting Molly Spillane’s a renewal of its special permit on a conditional basis, restaurant owner Mike Hynes is now looking to appeal it for what he believes is an unfair decision. “I’m asking for a fair shake,” said Hynes. “If I break the law, show […]

Anne Hutch named Green Ribbon School

By JOHN BRANDI Anne Hutchinson Elementary was recently recognized as the only school in the state to receive a Green Ribbon from the U.S. Department of Education for the 2013-2014 award season.  The Green Ribbon takes into consideration how the school is promoting sustainability and environmental teaching. The review process is a three step determination. […]

Meredith’s Bread: They get gluten-free

By Nicole Reed It’s likely that right now, in an unmarked building on a quiet road approaching Kingston, N.Y., the crew at Meredith’s Bread is baking for Rye’s Down to Earth Farmers Market. Led by husband and wife, Bob and Lynn Allen, and their daughter Amanda, they get started in the hours before dawn, and […]

Pet Rescue 10-3-2014

Rainbow is a beautiful and distinctive young Torbie mix, independent with a mind of her own. She will certainly grab your attention with her bright green eyes. Rainbow is intelligent and curious and loves to play. Though she gets along with other cats, we feel she would do best as the only kitty in the household […]

What’s Going in Eastchester 10-3-2014

Eastchester Public Library  Book sale Every Tuesday the EPL is holding a Friends book sale from noon to 3 p.m. Preschool Story Time Preschool Story Time Thursday Session begins at 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Storytime is designed for children who are three to four years old and can stay in the program without a […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 10-3-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events   New and forthcoming fiction To reserve the books listed below, please call 698-1250  ext. 3 or log on to the Westchester libraries website with your library card and pin. “Stone Mattress,” Nine Tales by Margaret Eleanor Atwood “The Blood Of An Englishman,” An Agatha Raisin Mystery by M.C. Beaton “The […]

What’s Going on in Rye 10-3-2014

Rye library events Popular children’s entertainer Graham Clarke will have youngsters movin’ and groovin’ to the beat on Musical Tuesdays this fall at the Rye Free Reading Room. For more information about his appearances at the library, call 231-3162 or visit ryelibrary.org. Book group discussions at the library The Rye Free Reading Room book groups […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 10-3-2014

Harrison events Children programs Children’s programs will continue at the Jewish  Community Center of Harrison, 130 Union Ave. Mondays 9:30 a.m. Rockin’ Tots for ages one to three 10:30 a.m. Parachute Play Time for ages two to five Tuesdays 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. Wiggle and  Giggle with Dawny Dew for ages one to five. […]