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Police Blotter: Rye 5-2-2014

Collected at Rye City Police Headquarters on Friday, April 18, at 2:10 p.m.     April 1 Around 2:51 p.m., Starbucks Coffee on Purchase Street called police to report a tip jar had been stolen from its counter. Police took a report from the owner.   April 2 A next-door neighbor to a house on […]

Police Blotter: Harrison 5-2-2014

Collected at the Harrison Police station on Friday, April 25, at 9:30 p.m.     April 8 At 10:44 a.m., police stopped a vehicle traveling on Lake Street because of a broken taillight. The traffic stop resulted in the arrest of a 55-year-old Harrison resident, who appeared to be driving under the influence. The man […]

Police Blotter: Mamaroneck 5-2-2014

Collected at the Village of Mamaroneck Police Station on Thursday, April 24, at 9:45 a.m.   April 5 At 8:15 a.m., a person reported someone entered their Halstead Avenue premises and took two leaf blowers. The approximate value of the missing machines is $1,400. No one was found responsible.   April 6 At 5:57 a.m., a […]

Police Blotter: Eastchester 5-2-2014

Collected at the Eastchester Police Station on Tuesday, April 29, at 10:30 a.m.   March 27 A Connecticut man was driving the wrong way down a one-way street on Brook Street around 12:38 a.m. when police pulled him over. After running his license, the officer discovered the driver, 31, was on probation for a previous DWI, […]

Athlete of the week: James Reid

By LAUREN DEMPSEY With a powerful serve and strong backhand, senior James Reid is this week’s Athlete of the Week. One of the captains on the Rye Garnets tennis team, Reid led his team to victory over Blind Brook. In his match, playing second singles, James won his two sets by scores of 6-1 and […]

Pet Rescue 5-2-2014

Sweet, lively and curious, Milo is about one-and-a-half years old now. This engaging and intelligent tabby was found near an apartment building in Yonkers, starving in the freezing cold. Even the tips of his ears had frostbite and one tip actually fell off at the vet. Fed by caring people and now residing in a […]

What’s Going On in Eastchester 5-2-2014

Italian language class for elementary beginners Spring session, March 15 to May 17. Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. From the first day, students are fully immersed in the Italian language and culture. Individual students’ requirements are met in a classroom of free expression and differentiated learning. This class provides students with a sound grammatical […]

What’s Going On in Harrison 5-2-2014

Harrison Public Library events “Watercolors without boundaries” Paintings by Brigitte Loritz at the Harrison Public Library will be on display from May 4 to May 30, with an opening reception on May 10 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The exhibit may be viewed Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., on Tuesdays, […]

What’s Going On in Rye 5-2-2014

Rye library events For more information about programs offered, go to or call 914-231-3162. Expanded hours for test takers at the Rye Library The Rye Free Reading Room will be offering expanded hours to students as they prep for Regents, AP tests, final exams and any other tests. Students will be able to take […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 5-2-14

Mamaroneck Public Library events Water quality forum Saturday, May 3, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the community room. Learn what’s really in our water and how to keep it clean. This event is presented by the Mamaroneck Village Committee for the Environment. There will be light refreshments, a quiz, prizes and the opportunity […]