Author Archives: Chris Gramuglia

About Chris Gramuglia

Chris Gramuglia has been covering the Town and the Village of Mamaroneck for Hometown Media Group’s The Sound and Town Report since January of 2013. He is a graduate of Fordham University with a major in English and a minor in business administration. He worked as a writing tutor at Westchester Community College, spent a summer working for Gartner IT as an assistant web editor and spent time working for the Mamaroneck-based Southeast Consortium for Special Services. In his spare time, he writes and performs his own material as a stand-up comedian.

Unincorporated town enacts tough parking ticket law

By CHRIS GRAMUGLIA Enough is enough. The Town of Mamaroneck is getting serious when it comes to drivers who don’t pay parking fines in the unincorporated area and has passed legislation enabling police officers to scan license plates in an attempt to root out such offenders. Depending on the number of outstanding tickets drivers have, […]

Astorino earns primary for Independence Party line

By CHRIS GRAMUGLIA Even without the endorsement of Westchester County Independence Party Chairman Giulio “Doc” Cavallo, County Executive Rob Astorino, a Republican, was able to get enough signatures from within the party to trigger a primary against his opponent, New Rochelle Mayor Noam Bramson, a Democrat. The signatures were obtained from registered members of the […]

Village code officer arraigned

By CHRIS GRAMUGLIA Village of Mamaroneck Code Enforcement Officer Victor Ciraco was recently charged with grand larceny in the third degree and insurance fraud in the third degree, both felonies. Ciraco, 42, who was hired as the code enforcement officer earlier this year, was suspended with pay by the village until he is found guilty […]