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Letter: PBA president not worthy of support

To the Editor, If you, like me, are a Rye resident, you received a pamphlet in the mail last week from our Rye Police Department’s PBA. The front of the pamphlet says, “Still protecting, still serving, still no contract.” Now, I do not have fly-on-the-wall capabilities, but I can only imagine the disgust you first […]

Letter: Let’s keep Maisano in place

To the Editor, On Nov. 5, we’ll go to the polls to elect our local leaders and I’ll be voting to re-elect Jim Maisano for Westchester County Legislator in the 11th district, which includes New Rochelle and Pelham. In his years as our elected legislator, and prior to that as a U.S. Marine and as an […]

What’s Your Beef? What’s bothering you today?

                                       Collected on Pondfield Road in Bronxville “The direction this country is going under the current presidential administration.” Teresa Buoninfante, 71, Bronxville       “Getting up early for school.” Sean Hoeffner, 16, Bronxville       “Slow drivers.” Chris Shipp, 35, Bronxville       “People blowing past the school crossing guards.” Tricia Reilly, […]

Pet Rescue

Bill is a happy dog who lovess to play and just wants to have fun. He is a spaniel/poodle mix and is about two years old. Bill has a gorgeous, shiny black, very soft coat that appears to be non-shedding but it’s hard to say for certain. He gets along well with other dogs and […]

What’s going on in Eastchester

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

What’s going on in New Rochelle

RRQ Boo Bash Sunday, Oct. 27, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. RRQ opened its doors in New Rochelle just a few months ago. The reception from the community has been absolutely wonderful, a little overwhelming too, which is why the restaurant has waited until now to do an opening celebration. Because the city and surrounding […]

What’s going on in Mamaroneck

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 Harrison

Harrison Public Library events Sensory Storytime Friday, Oct. 18 at 4 p.m. Children with special needs and their siblings are invited to attend our new story time program. Music, crafts, and play led by a Lekotek play specialist. Registration is required before the event in order to participate. To register, please call 914-835-0324, ext.4. Sponsored […]

What’s going on in Rye

New to Rye? Join the Rye Newcomers and Neighbors Club RNNC is a friendly, vibrant, fun-loving community organization serving newcomers and residents alike. Our primary goal is to enrich the lives of our members by providing varied social activities throughout the year, and promoting networking and friendships in the community. We have all been new […]

Town talks alternative revenue

By PHIL NOBILE While communities everywhere continue to search for new revenue sources in what is still considered a slow economy, the Town of Harrison may have found one in digital signage. On Thursday, Oct. 3, Richard Yaffa, chief executive officer and founder of Ray Media II, approached the Harrison Town Council about various options […]