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Column: The etiquette of snow removal

Owning a home on the corner of Forest Avenue and Redfield Street has given me a unique perspective on snow removal. The sidewalk in front of my house is a well-traveled path for strollers, joggers and dog walkers. Within three blocks I can walk to an amusement park, a nature sanctuary, a pharmacy, a market, […]

Letter: Turn your concern to action

    To the Editor, As parents who care passionately about our children and their education, we can get protective and incensed when our child is not offered the opportunities we feel he or she deserves. In recent years we have fought (and often lost) to keep elementary school librarians, school staff, middle schools sports […]

Letter: Council needs to inform public on stolen golf funds

    To the Editor, As a Rye resident and a member of Rye Golf Club, I cannot understand the huge difference between the city’s insurance claim of $2.1 million “which would cover the money allegedly stolen by the disgraced former general manager of the city’s golf club” and the $343,120 “Yandresevich was able to […]

Letter: Open Door is wrong idea for school

    To the Editor, The Open Door health clinic is a wonderful organization, but not within one of our public schools, especially one with the largest brown and black population. Comparing our district to schools in Port Chester is problematic because the demographic there enforced a Latino-friendly climate that we don’t have in Larchmont […]

Police Blotter: Mamamroneck 3-27-2015

Collected at the Village of Mamaroneck Police Department on Monday, March 23 at 10:35 a.m.   Feb. 27 Police responded to a verbal dispute on a Bee-Line Bus on Palmer Avenue at around 8:22 p.m. Officers arrived on the scene and resolved the issue by escorting the parties off the bus, as requested by the […]

Police Blotter: Harrison 3-27-2015

Collected at Harrison Police Station on Friday, March 20 at 11 a.m.   March 10 An officer observed a man making an illegal turn on Halstead Avenue and upon investigation, the officer noted that the driver was operating the vehicle with a suspended license. This took place at 1:38 p.m.   At 5:03 p.m., on […]

Police Blotter Rye 3-27-2015

Collected at the City of Rye Police Headquarters on Monday, March 23 at 9:10 a.m.   March 9 At 1:12 a.m., police were called to the Osborn Retirement Community after a resident fell and cut her head. EMS was dispatched to the scene.   At 9:33 a.m., Rye High School Principal Patricia Taylor alerted police that […]

Business Briefs 3-27-2015

Collaborative workshop in Rye Ivy Eisenberg, a leading innovation consultant and founder of the White Plains-based Our IdeaWorks, LLC, will host “Connect 2 Innovate 2 Grow,” an innovation workshop for business or organization leaders at Serendipity Labs, Inc., in Rye on Thursday, April 16 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eisenberg, an accomplished innovation process […]

What’s Going on in New Rochelle 3-27-2015

New Rochelle Public Library Homework help Homework help is available at the library for elementary and middle school students. Children in grades kindergarten through grade 5 can drop-in to the Children’s Room on the first floor and students in grades 6 through 8 can visit the Young Adult area on the second floor for help […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 3-27-2015

Larchmont library events Kite making workshop You will be amazed how high a piece of paper, skewers and masking tape can go. On Monday, March 30 at 3 p.m., get ready for National Kite Flying month in April by finding out. Weather permitting, we will try out our creations on the front lawn. Ages 8 […]