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Economic outlook good for women in N.Y.

By JOHN BRANDI A recent article in The Connecticut Economy, an economicanalysis quarterly, has ranked New York as the second-best state with economic opportunities for women. The index measured the performance of all 50 states. Dr. Steven Lanza, executive editor of the quarterly, said New York’s ranking is promising and its index score reveals it’s […]

Mamaroneck’s Massa’ delivers the sea’s best

You don’t have to travel 4,000 miles for an authentic Mediterranean meal. “Ocean-to-table” offerings at Massa’ Coastal Italian Cuisine in Mamaroneck utilize the freshest fish straight from the source. The langoustines I enjoyed for lunch one summer afternoon were flown in directly from Europe. Prepared simply with salt, pepper and a little bit of notably […]

Broadway Theatre goes over the rainbow

By MICHELLE JACOBY Celebrating 40 years of quality, entertainment and fine dining, Westchester Broadway Theatre proudly presents “The Wizard of Oz” this month. The 1939 beloved MGM classic film starring Judy Garland has been an inspiration for more than eight decades. The iconic song “Over the Rainbow” represents hopes, dreams and all possibilities; all of […]

Pet Rescue 8-22-2014

Cole will steal your heart in unexpected waysand you won’t mind. This handsome one-year-old black kitty with the sparkling white spot starts by acting coy, training his human to coax him with treats. In reality, Cole enjoys being fussed over and purrs up a storm. He plays his hilarious versions of basketball and volleyball, has […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 8-22-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events 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 tht has a wireless connection and are preloaded […]

What’s Going On in New Rochelle 8-22-2014

New Rochelle Public Library events Each month, the library presents a number of live public performances in its Ossie Davis Theater, an intimate, 138-seat venue. Drawing from the outstanding artists living and working in the New York Metropolitan area and the local community of New Rochelle, these performances include concerts of classical, jazz, folk, popular […]

What’s Going On in Harrison 8-22-2014

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 will be closed from Saturday, Aug., 30, through June 2015, and its collection will be unavailable. The West […]

What’s Going On in Rye 8-22-2014

Rye Library events For more information about programs offered, go to ryelibrary.org or call 231-3162. On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s Former Rye resident Greg O’Brien, an award-winning investigative reporter, will speak about his journey with Alzheimer’s at the Rye Free Reading Room on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 10 a.m. Greg has been diagnosed […]

What’s Going On in Eastchester 8-22-2014

Eastchester Public Library  Broadway comes to Eastchester continues on Mondays and Fridays during the month of August. Join the Eastchester Public library for performances by some of the stage’s unforgettable leading ladies including: Angela Lansbury, Elaine Stritch, Carol Burnett and Rue McClanahan in five incredible stage productions on film. Showings begin at 1 p.m. These […]

Business Briefs 8-22-2014

Harrison resident elected Power Authority vice president Last week, the New York Power Authority trustees elected Justin E. Driscoll as NYPA executive vice president and general counsel. In that capacity, he will serve as chief legal officer of the statewide public power utility, which owns and operates 16 hydroelectric and clean natural-gas-fueled power plants, more […]