Category Archives: News

Protecting our kids

Over the years of being a parent, I have had many conversations with friends about our children and the environment they are growing up in, both in Rye and beyond.  Like most parents, we are concerned about many things. Some of us have grown increasingly concerned about the drug and alcohol situation in our community. […]

Broncos stay hot

By MIKE SMITH On Oct. 7, the Bronxville Broncos bested a stiff challenge from Rye Neck, beating the Panthers 4-0 at home. The win is the Broncos’ fourth straight, a good sign as the team gets ready for the postseason.  Junior striker Sam Aherne led the way with two goals, netting the game’s first score […]

What’s Going in Harrison 10-10-2014

Library events Due to current renovations to the Harrison Public Library, library programs will now take place at separate locations. Childrens programs are now being held at the Harrison Jewish Community Center located at 130 Union Ave., in Harrison, located a bit past the LMK Middle School parking lot. Enter through the back, you must […]

What’s Going on Rye 10-10-2014

Rye library events Popular children’s entertainer Graham Clarke will have youngsters movin’ and groovin’ to the beat on Musical Tuesdays this fall at the Rye Free Reading Room. For more information about his appearances at the library, call 231-3162 or visit ryelibrary.org. Wainwright House events “Unacceptable Levels” about the chemical burdens imposed on our bodies […]

What’s Going on in Eastchester 10-10-2014

Eastchester Public Library  Book sale Every Tuesday the EPL is holding a Friends book sale from noon to 3 p.m. Preschool Story Time Preschool Story Time Thursday Session begins at 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Storytime is designed for children who are three to four years old and can stay in the program without a […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 10-10-2013

Library events Due to current renovations to the Harrison Public Library, library programs will now take place at separate locations. Childrens programs are now being held at the Harrison Jewish Community Center located at 130 Union Ave., in Harrison, located a bit past the LMK Middle School parking lot. Enter through the back, you must […]

Project proposed for old theater

By Alina Suriel After many years of vacancy, plans to develop the old movie theater on Harrison Avenue are now finally in the works.  Representatives of the developing company, Verco Properties, located in the Village of Mamaroneck, were at a recent Harrison Town Planning Board meeting to discuss their plans for the 227 Harrison Ave. […]

Gubernatorial challengers posture over debates

By CHRIS EBERHART Gubernatorial candidates reacted harshly to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, after the incumbent recently announced he had set up two statewide debates without consulting his opponents ahead of time.   The campaign mudslinging began on Sept. 27, shortly after Cuomo announced two gubernatorial debates for mid-October with his re-election challengers, Republican candidate […]

Restaurant, luxury apartments proposed downtown

By JACKSON CHen In early September, a partnership between two Connecticut-based real estate companies jointly purchased the office building at 2 Second St., in Rye for more than $2 million. The joint companies now plan to renovate the office space into a 17,500-square-foot mixed use building of luxury apartments equipped with a roof deck and […]

Village holds first demonstration day

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, the Village of Mamaroneck Fire Department held its first Fire Department Day in Harbor Island Park. The department held the event to display to the surrounding community what in fact, they do. The fire department is the only 100 percent volunteer department in the lower Hudson Valley and looks for […]