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What’s Going on in Harrison 1-30-2015

Harrison library events “Children programs” Children’s programs will continue at the Jewish Community Center of Harrison, 130 Union Ave. Mondays-9:30 a.m. Rockin’ Tots for ages one to three. 10:30 a.m. Parachute Play Time for ages two to five. Tuesdays-9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. Wiggle and Giggle with Dawny Dew for ages one  to five. Sponsored […]

What’s Going on in Rye 1-30-2015

Rye library E-book help will be offered on Thursday, Feb. 5, from 4:30 p.m. to 5:25 p.m. Come by to learn how to download e-books to your tablet or phone. Assistance is available on a first come, first-served basis. Wainwright House  “A consumer’s guide to a green, energy efficient home” Judith Martin, founder and principal […]

What’s Going on in Eastchester 1-30-2015

Eastchester Public Library  “Robert the Guitar Guy” Join the library for an all-ages children’s music concert. Open to all, no pre-registration required. Saturday, Jan. 31, 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Contact: Teresa Chang 721-8105 tchang@ wlsmail.org. “Preschool Storytime, Wednesday session” Preschool Storytime is designed for children who are 3 to 4 years old and can […]

What’s Going on in New Rochelle 1-30-2015

New Rochelle Public Library  An Evening with Jen Chapin Time:  6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31. Where: Recologie located at 49 Lawton St., in New Rochelle Description: Join us Saturday night, Jan. 31 at 8:30 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m. for an evening with Jen Chapin. Jen Chapin has been celebrated […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 1-30-2015

Mamaroneck Public Library  “Eh? I can’t hear you” Do you have difficulty hearing voices, particularly in crowded rooms? The Mamaroneck Public Library is very happy to announce that they have recently installed an Assistive Hearing System by SoundMate in their Community Room. Those who have challenges in hearing are welcome to utilize the new system […]

Monitor looks to Avalon for affordable housing

By JOHN BRANDI The federal housing monitor, tasked with overseeing implementation of the Westchester County affordable housing settlement, has recently reached out to the MTA president to inquire whether affordable units can be included in Harrison’s recently proposed AvalonBay condominium project, the Review has learned.  Federal housing monitor Jim Johnson, in a Jan. 7 letter […]

MBYC appeals rejected

By Alina Suriel Despite the best efforts of the Shore Acres Property Owners Association, the village’s Zoning Board of Appeals has rejected 28 appeals filed by the organization challenging the zoning compliance of a development proposal for Mamaroneck Beach and Yacht Club. “Sometimes the good guys don’t come out on top,” said SAPOA president Dan […]

Bomb scare causes evacuation

A recent bomb threat made against a financial services institution on South Road, Tuesday afternoon, proved to be nothing. Rye Police Lt. Scott Craig said police from Harrison, Rye City and Westchester County responded to a call at 1:43 p.m. over an unmarked U.S. postal letter that was sent to Globe op Financial Services, LLP, […]

Man falls from tree, dies

A man was killed on Rolling Hills Lane on Jan. 5 at 2:35 p.m., when he fell from a tree after accidentally cutting a rope which had been securely holding him. First responders administered CPR upon their arrival to the scene, but according to Harrison Police Chief Anthony Marraccini the man did not survive the […]

Bronxville DPW superintendent position still vacant

By JOHN BRANDI The position of superintendent of public works in Bronxville has been vacant since last summer, yet officials are still scrambling to find someone suitable for the job.  The former superintendent, Rocco Circosta, left for a job in the private sector back in July, and since then the village has been searching for […]