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What’s Going On in Eastchester 12-6-2013

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

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 12-6-2013

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, www.mamaronecklibrary.org and click on the “Download eBooks & eAudio” icon on the lower right side of the homepage. Please […]

What’s Going On in Harrison 12-6-2013

Harrison Public Library events Share your ideas for the future of the library Harrison residents are invited to contribute to the process of shaping the future direction of the Harrison Public Library by participating in a survey. The Harrison Public Library is operating in a time of transformation‑from rapidly developing technology, to significant economic pressures. To […]

What’s Going On in Rye 12-6-2013

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 currently provides access to about 22,000 titles from more than 100 publishers and new titles are added regularly. Wainwright joins with Mannes College for salon music […]

Business Briefs 12-6-2013

Harrison dentist inducted into the International College of Dentists 2013 Dr. Kenneth Magid, D.D.S., was inducted into the International College of Dentists in recognition of his services to the field of dentistry. The ceremony was held in New Orleans on Nov. 1, 2013. The International College of Dentists is a worldwide honorary dental organization established […]

Op-Ed: Rahm Emanuel and the Rye City charter

By Peter Lane To paraphrase a comment attributed to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, “No good scandal should be wasted.” When you strip away the sardonic humor—that Rahm was always a scream at our fraternity “Goth” parties—this particular axiom makes a good deal of sense. After all, any scandal, Rahm’s word was actually “crisis,” is an […]

Police Blotter

Nov. 2 At 6:01 a.m., police showed up to the Rockridge Deli on Purchase Street after reports of criminal mischief were called in. The deli had apparent bullet holes in the window. A motorist traveling on Playland Access Drive called police at 4:26 p.m. after striking a deer. The deer was euthanized by Sgt. Michael […]

Letter: The Community Fund makes a difference

To the Editor,  We hope that everyone will contribute to The Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe as it strives to support organizations that provide medical, educational and social services in its communities. Cancer Support Team is a grateful beneficiary of the fund’s many years of support for our free nursing, counseling and educational […]

Letter: Reader: Jackson, get your facts straight

To the Editor, It is with dismay that I respond to Mr. Clifford Jackson’s letter in your Nov. 8 edition, portraying Christopher Columbus as villain. Typical of all revisionists is the gross overreaching from one circumstance in history to another subsequent one and the application of  21st century thinking to 15th century behavior. In this regard, […]

Letter: Curran: Everett a gender-based bully

To the Editor, This is all very interesting. On Saturday Nov. 9, I was sick in bed for most of the day with a bad case of fever and chills, not answering any phone calls from anyone—actually oblivious that the phone was even ringing. When he was unable to leave a voicemail because my box […]