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Athlete of the week: Norah Murphy

By Lauren Dempsey Rye senior diver Norah Murphy has certainly made a splash this year, winning Athlete of the Week honors. Murphy is undefeated this season and placed first against the combined team of Briarcliff-Pleasantville-Westlake-Valhalla as well as against Byram Hills using her top dives—the front double pike and the back one-and-a-half pike. Murphy is […]

Pet Rescue

    Jack is a beautiful boy, with his red tabby and white coat, about one and a half years old.  Those big soulful eyes will just melt your heart. With a mellow, but playful personality, and a heart that is pure gold, he would be a wonderful family pet.  Jack is neutered, in excellent health and up […]

What’s Going On in Harrison

Harrison Public Library events Calligraphic Art Harrison Council for the Arts presents “Calligraphic Art” by Mary Padilla at the Harrison Public Library beginning Oct. 6. Meet the Artist: Oct. 12 from 2 p.m to 4 p.m. Dr. Padilla’s artwork makes use of the Asian line, materials, and monochromatic convention of writing. Abstracting in a stylistically […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck

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 […]

What’s Going On in Eastchester

Bronxville 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 the Bronxville Public Library. Download e-books from the library for free Do you […]

What’s Going On in Rye

New to Rye? Join the Rye Newcomers and Neighbors Club RNNC is a friendly, vibrant, fun-loving community organization serving newcomers and residents alike. Our primary goal is to enrich the lives of our members by providing varied social activities throughout the year, and promoting networking and friendships in the community. We have all been new […]

Low West Nile Virus numbers in Westchester

By PHIL NOBILE As summer winds down and outdoor activities start to decrease, mosquito presence—and the yearly threat of West Nile Virus—also diminishes. Although a 73-years-old Yonkers resident and a 56-years-old Ardsley resident were reportedly infected  with West Nile on Sept. 10 and Sept. 18 respectively, they remain the only cases in Westchester this year, […]

Westchester mother visualizes peace

By Caroline Flanagan Members of the Mamaroneck community gathered at Harbor Island Park on Saturday, Sept. 21, to celebrate International Peace Day. The event, a forming of a peace cirlce by participants, was organized by Circles of Peace, a group founded by local mother Hilde Friderichs to promote peace within the community. Friderichs created Circles […]

Letter: Cavallo endorses Mehler candidacy

To the Editor, I fully support and endorse the candidacy of Jason L. Mehler. He has made a huge decision to run solely as a candidate for the Rye City Council on the Independence Party line. Jason’s reputation, as well as his accomplishments and experience provide him with a broad range of skills. His ability to understand […]

Letter: Vote for values

To the Editor, After due consideration, I endorse Jason L. Mehler for Rye City Council.  Mr. Mehler is an articulate, sincere, former 18-year auditor and tax manager who turned to other ventures to spend more time with his family…and that is values, something that is so absent from city government today.  Do you think, had […]