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What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 6-20-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events Required reads roundtable For Hommocks, Rye Neck Middle School, Mamaroneck High School and Rye Neck High School students. Meets at 4:30 p.m. in the Mamaroneck Teen Library on Thursdays July 10, July 24 and Aug. 7, and on Tuesdays July 15, July 29 and Aug. 12. Stop into one of the […]

What’s Going on in Rye 6-20-2014

Rye Arts Center events STEM + Arts classes Full STEAM ahead with creativity and innovation at The Rye Arts Center. Check out the full array of STEM+Arts creative programs at the RAC this summer. In addition to the below, we also offer music lessons, drawing, photography, and more. Call 967-0700 for more information, or check […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 6-20-2014

Harrison Public Library events Open play at the library Friday, June 20, 10 a.m. Computer Classes Saturday, June 21, call to register 8385-0324 10:30 a.m. Intro to MS Word 12 p.m. Computer basics 1 p.m. Intro to eBooks “Taking Time for Reflection” art exhibit The Harrison Council for the Arts presents “Taking Time for Reflection,” […]

What’s Going on in 6-20-2014

Downtown formers market Saturday, May 31, marked the opening of the New Rochelle’s Downtown Farmers Market. The market will be held every Saturday through Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Library Green next to the New Rochelle Public Library on Huguenot Street between Memorial Highway and Lawton Street. To make this a […]

Third announced for GOP trustee ticket

After announcing two candidates this past week, the Village of Mamaroneck’s Republican Party filled out its 2014 ticket with a third candidate, setting its sights on all three trustee seats up for grabs this fall and majority control of the board. Maggie-Leigh O’Neill, a Republican and Board of Architectural Review member, was announced June 12. […]

Village GOP announces two

By PHIL NOBILE and JASON CHIREVAS Touting its candidates’ broad base of in-depth experience, the village Republican Party has selected its picks for two of the three seats on the Board of Trustees up for grabs this election season, but two other, higher-profile candidates were also considered. Michael Ianniello, a Republican and current chairman of […]

Rye Democrats endorse Republican nominees

By LIZ BUTTON Left with few options, Rye Democrats have cross-endorsed Richard Slack and Richard Mecca, the Republican nominees in November’s special City Council election. Democrats made the announcement on June 10, paving the way for Slack and Mecca to appear not only on the Republican and Conservative lines, but the Democratic line as well. […]

FiOS deal in the works

By PHIL NOBILE Providing a possible alternative when it comes to internet, television and telephone options, Verizon FiOS looks to bring its fiber-optic cable service to the Town of Harrison pending a scheduled public hearing. At its June 5 meeting, the Town Council scheduled a public hearing for June 19 to discuss bringing Verizon FiOS […]

Judge rejects teachers’ request

By LIZ BUTTON A federal court judge shot down two Rye elementary school teachers’ attempt to force the district to return them to their classrooms, dealing a blow to their $4 million lawsuit against Board of Education members. In her May 30 decision, Judge Cathy Seibel of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District […]

Auditorium, science lab timelines on schedule

By LIZ BUTTON Bronxville School’s new middle school science wing should be ready for the 2014-2015 school year, and projected completion of the school’s new auditorium is right on schedule for next winter, according to district officials. “The timeline for completion has not changed,” Assistant Superintendent for Business Dan Carlin said. The construction schedule for […]