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Two bacterial hotspots found in Mamaroneck

By Rich Monetti If you live in the Sound Shore area and it rains at night, bacterial contamination usually closes the beaches the next day. Usually caused by storm water runoff and sewage leaks, the scenario played out 138 times across the various beaches last summer. Though the tax-paying citizenry and the businesses that thrive […]

Building The Craftsman Ale House

By Marguerite Ward Autumn at The Craftsman Ale House means a packed schedule of brewery events, featured beers and seasonal food recipes. In just less than two years, it has become home to a bustling community of beer aficionados and curious taste-testers alike. Though the success of the ale house doesn’t come as surprise, it […]

Rye Police Blotter

Collected at Rye City Police Headquarters on Sept. 16 at 2:44 p.m. Sept. 9 At 11:15 a.m., police were called to Milton Road after there were reports of a suspicious man asking for money in the area. The man was transported to Mamaroneck and put on a bus to his home in the Bronx. At […]

Letter: Leave Syria in God’s hands

To the Editor, Recently, President Obama has been talking about punishing Syria for killing off about l,000 Syrians, which included more than 400 children. In retaliation for this savage act, President Obama is acting alone since the UN will not support him in the use of force. If Obama was as smart as he thinks […]

Letter: Remembering other September anniversaries

To the Editor, Sept. 11, 2013, marks the 40th anniversary of the U.S.-backed coup and murder of democratically elected Salvador Allende in Chile. September 15, 2013, also marks the 50th anniversary of the bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., where four young girls—Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Roberston and Cynthia […]

Athlete of the week: Alexandra Bennett

By Lauren Dempsey With four goals and three assists on the season so far, senior Alex Bennett leads the Garnet’s varsity field hockey team both on and off the field. “Alex Bennett has played four seasons for me and is one of the best athletes I have ever coached,” head coach Emily Fitzgerald said. “She […]

Pet Rescue

Chocolate is a beautiful kitty with a unique and striking tabby brown coat. Only about a year old, she is sweet and friendly with humans, loves to be petted and will rub her head against you. Chocolate is warm-hearted and a real cuddler who thrives on human attention. She would do best as the only […]

Eastchester Community Briefs

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 BPL. Download e-books from the library for free Do you own an iPad, […]

Mamaroneck Community briefs

Mamaroneck Public Library events Clearance sale Come check out the books and DVDs for sale on the lower level of the Mamaroneck Library. All childrens books: $.50 each or 3 for $1 All paperback books: $.50 each Hardcover books: $1 each or 3 for $2 Music CDs: $.25 each Videos: $.75 each DVDs: $1 each […]

Rye Community Briefs

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 […]