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Police Blotter Harrison 8-8-2014

Collected at Harrison Police Headquarters on Tuesday Aug. 5 at 8:30 a.m.   July 12 Police were called to the corner of the Hutchinson River Parkway and North Street at 6:27 a.m. on a report of a man sleeping in a van. Police arrived on the scene to find the driver asleep behind the wheel with […]

The long, winding road to Chutney Masala

Thirty years ago, if you asked a young Navjot Arora what he aspires to be when he grows up, his answer might have surprised you. Unlike many restaurateurs, Arora was not predestined for a life in hospitality. Quite the contrary; as a teenager in India, he was on the track to medical school. After enduring […]

Column: Observations about the City of Rye’s budget

Before I considered running for City Council, I had very little idea how much our city spends, or from where the money comes. I’ve learned a bit since then, and I wanted to take this opportunity to share some surprising things I’ve learned about our city’s budget. These comments relate to the city’s general fund. […]

Pet Rescue 8-8-2014

Gabby is a beautiful and super friendly two-year-old Tuxedo. She is very affectionate, social and playful. This kitty is a real bundle of fun and will keep you and your family amused. She is friendly with other cats and currently resides in a good foster home. Gabby is spayed, in excellent health and up to […]

What’s Going on in Eastchester 8-8-2014

Bronxville library events New Kindle titles Our Kindles are preloaded with content and available to Bronxville card holders and members of the Friends of the Bronxville Public Library. New Kindle titles include: Fiction “The Target” by David Baldacci “The Skin Collector” by Jeffery Deaver “The Collector” by Nora Roberts “Field of Prey” by John Sandford […]

What’s Going in Mamaroneck 8-8-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events The Mamaroneck Public Library announces Adults who are card holders in good standing may borrow ipads. Library iPads circulate for two weeks and can be reserved at the reference desk 630-5888. They may be used at any location that has a wireless connection and are pre-loaded with e-books. Whether you need […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 8-8-2014

Harrison Library events Monday, Aug.11 at 4 p.m.: Boardgames at the Library. Tuesday, Aug.12 at 10 a.m., Train time for Tots Wednesday, Aug. 13: at 10 a.m. Movers and Shakers, at 11 a.m. Laptime. Thursday, Aug. 14 at 10:30 a.m., Computer orientation Friday, Aug. 15 at 10 a.m., Open Play at the Library. On Saturday, […]

What’s Going on in Rye 8-8-2014

Rye Library events For more information about programs offered, go to or call 231-3162. Family Fun Night The last Family Fun Night for children age 5 and up and their grown-ups at the Rye Free Reading Room will be “Ooey Gooey Chemistry” with Johnda Ferrari on Thursday, August 14, at 6 p.m. Kids can […]

What’s Going on in New Rochelle 8-8-2014

New Rochelle Public Library events Library presents programs featuring live animals and related exhibit “Life on Earth: A Photographic Tour of Global Biodiversity” is the summer exhibit at the New Rochelle Public Library on view in the Lumen Winter Gallery during regular library hours through Aug. 8, 2014. Director of Animal Embassy Chris Evers and […]

Column: Managing your triggers can be challenging

Mark Twain wrote, “I have been through some terrible things in my life, some of which never happened.” Twain’s humor suggests that, unknowingly, we create many unnecessary problems. Researchers point out we have more than 60,000 thoughts daily and most are repetitive. We believe rethinking problems protects us against tragedy, but, in reality, these thoughts […]