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What’s Going on in Eastchester 2-21-14

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 an […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 2-21-14

Harrison Public Library events Art exhibit Harrison Council for the Arts presents “Collection of Photographs” by Tina Link at the Harrison Public Library, 2 Bruce Ave. on view Feb. 2 to 25. For this body of work, Tina Link has selected photographs that integrate the composition of light, shadow, shape, form and fragments of detail, […]

What’s Going on in Rye 2-21-14

Jay Heritage Center event “John Jay’s Night at the Opera” John Jay’s Night at the Opera: English, French and American 18th Century Entertainments. Sunday Feb. 23, 2014, from 3 p.m to 5 p.m. As early America’s chief diplomat, John Jay experienced high musical culture abroad and at home. We present a sampling of the kind […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 2-21-14

Five-hour pre-licensing class Formula One Driving School located at 584 Mamaroneck Ave. has the five-hour prelicensing class scheduled for: Saturday Feb. 22 at 4 p.m. and Wednesday Feb. 26 at 4 p.m. This class is required by New York State for new drivers before they can take their road test. Please call 914-381-4500 or visit […]

Westchester Broadway Theatre presents “Titanic”

By MICHELLE JACOBY The Titanic represented the ship of hopes and dreams to all of the passengers on board on April 10, 1912. Little did they know their dreams would be shattered as the unthinkable happened four days later. We all know the story and the ending. It is recorded as one of the worst […]

Police Blotter 2-14-2014

Collected at Rye City Police Headquarters on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 9:31 a.m.  Jan. 21 Police were called by a Theall Road building manager at 9:41 a.m. after a resident fell, hit her head and was bleeding badly. EMS was dispatched to the scene.   At 9:57 p.m., police were contacted about a car driving […]

OP-ED: Con Ed owes commuters, should fund library

By FRANK GORDON It has been several months, but Harrison residents have yet to hear anything about the status of negotiations with Con Edison over the amount the town 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. For the most […]

Letter: Please support Tools for Change

  To the Editor, As we celebrated the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. just a few short weeks ago, I am reminded that he once remarked that “all men are caught up in an inescapable network of mutuality.” It is not often that, in our separate, but inescapably linked communities, there is a […]

Athlete of the week: Kenta Takatsu

By LAUREN DEMPSEY After setting five team bests in the winter track season, Kenta Takatsu has earned this week’s Athlete of the Week honors. Takatsu, a junior, is one of the key distance runners on a strong but young team. He participates in a variety of middle distance events as well as the triple jump. […]

Youth squash soars at nationals

The Rye Middle School squash club team A was a finalist in the Boys Division II at the U.S. Middle School Squash Championship held Jan. 31 to Feb. 2 at Yale University. With 15 teams in its division, the squad finished second only to Brunswick School’s B team. Rye’s Team A consisted of Ca- roline […]