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“Dog” days of summer return to Harbor Island Park

By MOLLY STAZZONE Doghouse Truck will be back selling food in Harbor Island Park this summer after responding to a Board of Trustees request for proposals for the concession. Village Manager Richard Slingerland said, for the 2014 summer and fall seasons, the total amount the Village of Mamaroneck will give the new vendor will be […]

Column: Playland, we had an agreement

Those of us who live in the vicinity of Playland have always had an unspoken agreement with our neighbor. We will put up with the noise, traffic and litter of the summer season and, in return, we enjoy the remaining seasons with the sleeping park. We know, come late spring, the weekend noise will begin. […]

Column: Dinner cruise through the nexus of life

The MacGuffin of the 1994 movie “Star Trek: Generations” is a place called The Nexus, a place in a reality beyond ours in which a person’s perfect life is manifest. One of the key conceits of The Nexus is time doesn’t pass there; each person who enters it always existed and always will. I think […]

A taste of Croatia

The outdoor patio at Dubrovnik in New Rochelle feels more like your backyard than a restaurant, and that’s for the better. Unlike many congested eateries, tables here are far enough apart from one another to create a laid-back, comfortable environment. This setting is a perfect match for chef and owner Zeljko “Jerry” Tomic’s approach to […]