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Letter: SPI accusations off-base

To the Editor, I am writing this letter to clarify several misleading and inaccurate statements that have been made by Deirdre Curran, Leon Sculti and Ray Tartaglione on various social media sites. They did not contact me to verify the accuracy of their postings. My wife and I both grew up in Rye and have […]

Letter: ZBA: Mayor’s attacks on board are unfair

To the Editor, We write as members of the Board of Appeals to respond to a letter written by Mayor Doug French that was recently published inThe Rye Record newspaper.No doubt Mr. French’s letter was written in the heat of a political campaign.However, in his zeal to support the mayoral candidacy of Peter Jovanovich, Mr. […]

Police Blotter

Oct. 19 At 1:20 p.m., a Phillps Lane resident reported that a man was disrobing to fish on the rocks behind the property. Police located the man and asked him to leave the area. At 6:03 p.m., police were called to Hix Avenue with reports of a suspicious person camped along the road. The woman […]

Athlete of the Week: Grant Janart

By Lauren Dempsey Pushing both water and competitors out of the way, senior Grant Janart has rowed his way to being named the latest Athlete of the Week. Janart has been a leader on this year’s Garnet crew team. The team participated in six regattas this season, competing against the toughest teams from across the […]

Word on the Street

What’s bothering you today? Collected on Purchase Street In Rye     “We need longer library hours.” Marian Glassman, 50, Mamaroneck     “The change to the cold weather.” Robert Senatore, 62, White Plains       “I wish it was summer.” Dana Barrella, 24, Bronx     -Photos and reporting by Katie Hoos

Pert Rescue

Snoopy is a two-year-old Chihuahua mix. His foster mom says he’s a very easy, well-behaved dog who gets along with other small dogs and just loves his squeaky toys. He needs a few minutes to warm up to new people and sometimes barks while getting settled, but once he knows you he loves to be […]

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

What’s going on in Rye

Fall food drive for the Port Chester Carver Center Drop-off location: 21 Elm Place, Rye Rye, NY 10580 Contact:, Borsella Agency Most needed foods:rice (one pound boxes/bags) pasta (one pound boxes/bags)tomato sauce tuna canned vegetables (corn, peas, etc.) canned fruits (mixed cocktail, etc.) cereal (12-14 ounce boxes) peanut butter cooking oil (18-ounce bottles) Drop-off […]

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 Harrison

Harrison Public Library events Flim movement presents “Broken” Sunday, Nov. 17, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The film is an adaptation of Daniel Clay’s novel of the same name, an intimate, coming-of-age story about an 11-year-old British girl named Skunk whose innocence is shattered after she witnesses the brutal beating of a psychologically troubled boy […]