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What’s Going On in Eastchester 2-28-2014

Bronxville Public Library events Borrow a Kindle today BPL Kindles are pre-loaded with content, no downloading necessary. New titles will be added monthly. 14-day borrowing period. Bronxville library cardholders only. Kindles have been provided through the generous support of the Friends of Bronxville Public Library. Download e-books from the library for free Do you own […]

Business Briefs 2-28-2014

Executive Association presents donation to Cerebral Palsy The Executive Association of Westchester generously donated funds in 2013 to update CP/W’s Assistive Technology Center, which has had a tremendous impact on the program participants at CP/W. The Executive Association’s generosity to CP/W is deeply appreciated. This year, they donated $13,000 to support CP/W’s sensory room. The […]

Frozen: The suburban version

By Lisa Miller Is anyone else feeling like our small town has gotten quite a lot smaller since the last snow storm? The white mounds are everywhere: along every pathway, driveway and road in Rye. It’s as if someone decided to paper mache our little enclave in an effort to create a new landscape. The […]

Op-Ed: Belmont rejects proposal to benefit library

By FRANK GORDON Last week, I wrote about the status of negotiations with Con Edison over the amount the Town of Harrison will be paid for Con Ed’s use of a portion of the town’s commuter parking lot for about a month in October 2013. I described how the compensation from Con Ed has two […]

Athlete of the Week: Drew Abate

By LAUREN DEMPSEY As the Garnets varsity boys basketball team’s top rebounder and one of its leading scorers, Drew Abate has earned himself this week’s honor. A starter since his sophomore season, Abate has had the rare honor of being named a Captain as a junior. He fought off injury and illness this season to […]

Pet Rescue 2-21-14

This lovely cat raised five kittens who have all been adopted, so now Naomi is eager to find a loving home of her own. Naomi is a gentle calico with beautiful markings, about a year-and-a-half old. A bit shy at first, she will become very affectionate once she gets to know you. Her bright green […]

What’s Going on in Eastchester 2-21-14

Bronxville Public Library events Borrow a Kindle today BPL Kindles are pre-loaded with content, no downloading necessary. New titles will be added monthly. 14-day borrowing period. Bronxville library cardholders only. Kindles have been provided through the generous support of the Friends of Bronxville Public Library. Download e-books from the library for free Do you own an […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 2-21-14

Harrison Public Library events Art exhibit Harrison Council for the Arts presents “Collection of Photographs” by Tina Link at the Harrison Public Library, 2 Bruce Ave. on view Feb. 2 to 25. For this body of work, Tina Link has selected photographs that integrate the composition of light, shadow, shape, form and fragments of detail, […]

What’s Going on in Rye 2-21-14

Jay Heritage Center event “John Jay’s Night at the Opera” John Jay’s Night at the Opera: English, French and American 18th Century Entertainments. Sunday Feb. 23, 2014, from 3 p.m to 5 p.m. As early America’s chief diplomat, John Jay experienced high musical culture abroad and at home. We present a sampling of the kind […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 2-21-14

Five-hour pre-licensing class Formula One Driving School located at 584 Mamaroneck Ave. has the five-hour prelicensing class scheduled for: Saturday Feb. 22 at 4 p.m. and Wednesday Feb. 26 at 4 p.m. This class is required by New York State for new drivers before they can take their road test. Please call 914-381-4500 or visit […]