Author Archives: Annarose Russo

Filming troublesome for downtown merchants

By ANNAROSE RUSSO Television production crews filming at Ruby’s Oyster Bar on Purchase Street last week interfered with neighboring businesses and invaded downtown parking lots, according to some concerned business owners. The CBS network pilot “Madame Secretary” starring Tea Leoni filmed in the Rye restaurant from around 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, until 1 […]

Local green-thumbs wanted in Larchmont

By ANNAROSE RUSSO Hidden in plain sight, the Larchmont Reservoir-James G. Johnson, Jr. Conservancy spreads its 60 acres across the boundaries of Mamaroneck and New Rochelle. In addition to numerous trails, an observation deck, Goodliffe Pond and Sheldrake lake—once the water supply for the Village of Larchmont—the Sheldrake Environmental Center and Sheldrake Community Vegetable Garden […]