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Letter: $230,180 and counting

    To the Editor, Each month our school board is dumping $13,540 of our tax money into the ocean by keeping Osborn teacher Mrs. Mehler reassigned. They have been doing this for the past 17 months which adds up to a staggering amount of $230,180,excluding legal fees. In our schools, and town, we are very fortunate to […]

Letter: Silly, isn’t it?

    To the Editor, Why do people have guns? In the United States we have law enforcement to protect us. There are local, county and state police, and federal law enforcement agencies. We also have some in security-type positions carrying guns. The right to bear arms should remain. The right to bear arms was really put in place to […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 12-12-2014

  Mamaroneck Public Library events    The Mamaroneck library has installed a new wireless and mobile printing service.  This new service enables users to print documents, photos and more from their own computer or mobile device using the printeron app or website. In order to print, you need to choose your print location, provide your email […]

What’s Going On in Eastchester 12-12-2014

Eastchester Public Library  Book sale Every Tuesday the EPL is holding a Friends book sale from noon to 3 p.m. Preschool Story Time Preschool Story Time Thursday session begins at 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Storytime is designed for children who are three to four years old and can stay in the program without a […]

What’s Going On in Harrison 12-12-2014

Harrison library events Children’s programs Children’s programs will continue at the Jewish Community Center of Harrison, 130 Union Ave. Mondays-9:30 a.m. Rockin’ Tots for ages one to three 10:30 a.m. Parachute Play Time for ages two to five Tuesdays-9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. Wiggle and Giggle with Dawny Dew for ages one to five. Sponsored […]

What’s Going On in Rye 12-12-2014

Rye Public Library  “DIY Fashion for Teens” Fashion writer and stylist Maureen Amaturo leads teens in creating some “Do-it-yourself” fashion at the Rye Free Reading Room on Saturday, Dec. 13, from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Learn how to turn something old into something new by creating a trendy accessory out of an old T-shirt. […]

Construction on Kensington Road condos started

By MARISSA PENN The Kensington Road project to construct a new Mission-style condominium in downtown Bronxville is finally underway. The development, which started in October, has destroyed and taken the place of a large parking lot in a very busy section of the village near a large residential area, the train station and the business district. […]

Funds to cover tech services

By Alina Suriel The Harrison Police Department has needed so much technological support over the past year that the Town Council allotted an additional $10,000 to the department’s budget to cover the salary of its information technology consultant.  Consultant Hugo Rubio’s sa-lary was budgeted at $60,000 for this year, but those funds have already been […]

Village passes TOD

By Alina Suriel In a move which has the potential to green light major rehabilitation and development of the downtown area, the Village of Mamaroneck Board of Trustees voted in favor of transit-oriented development legislation centered on zoning code changes within walking distance of major transportation hubs. The legislation passed by a 3 to 1 […]

Cozy Café to be revamped, reopened

  By Alina Surie Cozy Café, what has become a bit of a town hangout, will soon be back better than ever, with new Cozy custom cakes to add to the menu. Cozy Café, on the corner of Halstead and Harrison avenues, has been temporarily closed since the last week in October due to renovations […]