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Club Car: New cuisine in a classic setting

Brian MacMenamin has an affinity for historic buildings. The experienced restaurateur was inspired to open Club Car in Mamaroneck’s vacant train station, which was built back in 1888 as the second stop on the New Haven line coming out of Grand Central Station in New York City. After eight months of renovation in 2011, MacMenamin […]

Clay Art celebrates open house

By CHRIS PETROWSKI The Clay Art Center, as in art made from clay, is located on Beech Street in Port Chester, behind the village’s south-end firehouse and right off Main Street. It has been there since 1957 and, despite being the largest and busiest ceramic facility in our area, it is not known far and […]

Column: The power of the punched key

As journalists, particularly East Coast journalists, we’re usually expected to worship at one, or both, of two alters, Woodward and Berstein and Jimmy Breslin. For my part, I can say I’ve always loved the idea that the road to President Nixon’s resignation began not with two crusading journalists looking to bring him down, but with […]

Letter: Tiekert praticing civil discourse?

    To the Editor, Stuart Tiekert, in his recent letter to the editor, used the term “civil discourse” twice, once in the beginning and once at the end. In each case, he cites it as something the mayor, Norman Rosenbaum, and Trustee Andres Bermudez Hallstrom have failed to live up to. In his argument […]

Letter: Civil Rights deaths shouldn’t be in vain

    To the Editor, June 21, 2014, was the 50th anniversary of the slaughter of three civil rights heroes—Andrew Goodman, James Chaney and Michael Schwerner—in Philadelphia, Miss., who were engaged in an effort to have African-Americans register to vote. They were a part of the “freedom summer” campaign, fighting the racist, brutal and evil […]

Pet Rescue 9-5-2014

Not too long ago, Champ, a four-year-old Siamese mix, was rescued from a local cat hoarder and given a new chance at life and how this miracle boy has blossomed. He is an affectionate and playful kitty who runs, jumps and plays with his cat toys. Champ is reborn and is now a well-adjusted feline […]

What’s Going On in Eastchester 9-5-2014

Eastchester Public Library  Book sale Every Tuesday the EPL is holding a Friends book sale from noon to 3 p.m. Summer hours ending Regular Saturday hours resume Sept. 6 at the library. The library will open at 9 a.m. and close at 5 p.m.   Eastchester Recreation Department  Programs for the disabled The Town of […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 9-5-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events Borrow an iPad The Mamaroneck Public Library is proud to announce adults who are card holders in good standing may borrow iPads. Library iPads circulate for two weeks and can be reserved at the reference desk or at 630-5888. They may be used at any location that has a wireless connection […]

What’s Going On in Rye 9-5-2014

Poetry sought for Marshlands exhibit All poetry and verse that was inspired by Marshlands Conservancy or created at the preserve can be submitted for entry on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 6 and 7, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the conservancy in Rye. All submissions must be framed and ready for hanging. There is […]

What’s Going On in Harrison 9-5-2014

Harrison Public Library events Closures The Harrison Public Library Halperin Building will undergo a renovation. This initiative will transform the library into a state-of-the-art facility people of all ages will be able to enjoy. The Halperin Building is now closed until  June 2015, and its collection are unavailable until it re-open’s. The West Harrison Branch […]