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OP-ED: Con Ed owes commuters, should fund library

By FRANK GORDON It has been several months, but Harrison residents have yet to hear anything about the status of negotiations with Con Edison over the amount the town 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. For the most […]

Letter: Please support Tools for Change

  To the Editor, As we celebrated the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. just a few short weeks ago, I am reminded that he once remarked that “all men are caught up in an inescapable network of mutuality.” It is not often that, in our separate, but inescapably linked communities, there is a […]

Athlete of the week: Kenta Takatsu

By LAUREN DEMPSEY After setting five team bests in the winter track season, Kenta Takatsu has earned this week’s Athlete of the Week honors. Takatsu, a junior, is one of the key distance runners on a strong but young team. He participates in a variety of middle distance events as well as the triple jump. […]

Youth squash soars at nationals

The Rye Middle School squash club team A was a finalist in the Boys Division II at the U.S. Middle School Squash Championship held Jan. 31 to Feb. 2 at Yale University. With 15 teams in its division, the squad finished second only to Brunswick School’s B team. Rye’s Team A consisted of Ca- roline […]

Pet Rescue 2-14-2014

Buster is a handsome 2-to-3-year-old male Cocker Spaniel. You can’t help but fall in love with this adorable face. Buster is very outgoing and not only loves people, but is great with other dogs too. Buster is neutered, vaccinated, dewormed, heartworm tested and micro-chipped. The adoption donation for this blonde beauty is $250. To learn […]

What’s Going on in Eastchester 2-14-2014

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 […]

What’s Going on in New Rochelle 2-14-2014

New Rochelle Public Library events Free family African dance workshops at library A series of seven free African dance workshops for children ages 7 and up and their parents and grandparents, will be held at the New Rochelle Public Library on Saturday mornings, from 11 a.m. to noon, beginning Jan. 11 and continuing through Feb. […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 2-14-2014

Harrison Public Library events 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 with an opening reception Feb. 8 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. For this body of work, Tina Link has selected photographs that integrate the […]

What’s Going on in Rye 2-14-2014

Jay Heritage Center event “John Jay’s Night at the Opera” Arranged by Grant Herreid Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Soprano, Catherine Leach Rye library events Free reading with Freading Download e-books to read on your computer or transfer to a portable device using Freading, a service provided by the library. It […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 2-14-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events  Ebook downloads from the library On a rainy day, isn’t it nice to know that you can stay home and download a free e-book from the Mamaroneck Library? Go to our homepage, and click on the “Download eBooks & eAudio” icon on the lower right side of the homepage. Please […]