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What’s Going on in Harrison 6-26-2015

Harrison library events   The Harrison Public Library will be closed for renovations until July 2015. English conversation group Let’s speak English, non-native speakers. Practice your English and make new friends in an informal, volunteer-led setting and learn about the Harrison library too. There is no need to register or sign up. Group meets on […]

Letter: A walk in the park

    To the Editor,  Rye Town Park is located in the City of Rye and serves neighboring communities. It is a beautiful park and beach with eateries. It is a nice place to swim, sunbath, picnic or relax. In order to increase revenue, eligible communities should require people to obtain a permit at a nominal […]

Breaking News: Rye hires new city manager

By CHRISTIAN FALCONE The Rye City Council has hired Marcus Serrano as its new city manager. His contract was expected to be agreed to by the city’s governing body at its June 10 meeting, after press time. Serrano currently serves as the village administrator of Dobbs Ferry, a position he has held for the past […]

Rye Playoff Roundup

Girls Lacrosse 5/19 Somers d. Rye 10-7 Despite a furious second half comeback and a milestone goal for Charlotte Tucci, Rye’s bid for a berth in the section finals came to an end on Tuesday when it fell to a solid Tuskers’ team 10-7. Rye trailed 8-3 at the half but mounted strong resistance in […]

What’s going on in New Rochelle 5-22-2015

New Rochelle Public Library   Meet a Yankee great On Thursday, May 28 at 6 p.m., Mariano Rivera, New York Yankee great and 13-time all-star, will visit the New Rochelle Public Library. Tickets are on sale now. There are two options available; a chance to meet Mariano and receive a signed copy of his biography […]

Eagles topple New Ro

By MIKE SMITH On May 4, the Eastchester Eagles picked up their ninth victory of the season with a come-from-behind 6-4 win against a solid New Rochelle team. As the Eagles gear up for the home stretch, head coach Chris Walpole believes that Monday’s game could serve as a confidence-booster for the 9-4 ball club. […]

Gurgitano remembered

By MIKE SMITH On May 2, the communities of Harrison and Rye banded together to celebrate the life of a young man taken too soon, as they participated in the first-ever Andrew Gurgitano Memorial Baseball Game, in honor of the Harrison junior who died unexpectedly on Nov. 8, 2014.  Hundreds of Gurgitano’s friends, family members, […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 4-10-2015

English conversation group Let’s speak English, non-native speakers. Practice your English and make new friends in an informal, volunteer-led setting and learn about the Harrison library too. There is no need to register or sign up. Group meets on Mondays from 11 a.m. to noon at Uncle Henry’s Bar and Grill, 309 Halstead Ave. West […]

Column: A descent into madness

Well, it happened again. My bracket is an absolute mess. It didn’t take long for me to realize that this wasn’t going to be my year. By the end of day two of the tournament, I’d lost eight teams in my field of 32. Two days later, my entire West Region was in shambles. Given […]

Basketball eyes playoffs

Harrison’s girls and boys basketball teams are both preparing for their sectional openers this week, as they both were rewarded for their stellar regular seasons with first-round home games on Feb. 12. Though neither team would know their first-round opponent as of press time, big things are expected from both squads this year. At 12-6 […]