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Police: Rye 5-16-2014

Collected at Rye Police Headquarters on Thursday, May 8 at 12:30 p.m.    April 18  At 2:18 p.m., police received a call from a Davis Avenue resident who complained that unauthorized debit card transactions were showing up on his bank statement.   At 8:59 p.m., a man called police after a car carrier refused to release […]

Police Blotter: Harrison 5-16-2014

Collected at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 12 at Harrison Police Headquarters April 25 Police noticed a vehicle going more than 25 miles per hour above the speed limit on Mamaroneck Avenue at 10 a.m. and pulled the vehicle over. After running his license, it was revealed the driver had his New York State driving privileges […]

Police Blotter: Mamaroneck 5-16-2014

Collected at the Town of Mamaroneck Police Station on Thursday, May 8, at 6 p.m.     April 9 A Palmer Avenue man informed police his wallet, spare car keys and house keys were missing. The black leather wallet included two Chase Bank credit cards and a USAA credit card.   April 14 At 7:35 […]

Column: I do this for the same reasons you do

As a member of the City Council, I regularly get asked one of two questions. First, how do you like being on the City Council? Second, why the heck did you decide to do that? The answer to both questions is essentially the same. Being on the City Council is challenging. We have to consider […]

Letter: In support of Karen Belanger

To the Editor, I am writing in support of the re-election of Karen Belanger to the Rye City Board of Education. Her experience as a current board member, Midland PTO president, Midland executive board member and her involvement in several Rye City School District committees speaks for itself. Belanger has proven herself to be a […]

Letter: Alvarez missing the point

To the Editor, It seems I have ruffled the feathers of the school superintendent of Rye and a few parents over one sentence in a previous letter. Apparently, the word insecure and its connotation, rather than its denotation, has been taken as an attack on the children as a whole and the parenting skills as […]

Letter: Make the Playhouse parking

To the Editor, Instead of developing the Mamaroneck Playhouse into condominiums or reviving it, I have another suggestion. The village might acquire the property, convert the front section into retail and office space, and demolish the rear section of the building. Then, the village could combine the rear section with the existing lot behind CVS […]

Letter: If you fix it, we will come, Bow Tie

To the Editor, I don’t know why Bow Tie doesn’t realize what kind of business they can be bringing in if only they refurbished the [Mamaroneck Playhouse]. With all the restaurants on the avenue, it’s a gold mine if done properly. My husband and I would definitely go to the movies in Mamaroneck if it […]

Athlete of the week: Frida Henningsson

By LAUREN DEMPSEY With her long drives and skillful putts, this week’s Athlete of the Week is Frida Henningsson. In the Garnets victory against Suffern, Frida shot a 40 (+3) to lead all golfers while she had the second-best overall score in a victory over Scarsdale. The Garnet team is now 7-1 and it is […]

Pet Rescue 5-16-2014

Felicity, about 4 years old now, is a lovely petite tuxedo with a real live-wire personality. She loves to play, is curious and intelligent, and will grab your attention. You will never be bored with this frisky feline. Felicity is spayed, in excellent health and up to date with all vaccinations. The adoption donation for […]