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Pet Rescue 9-12-2014

Luke is a goofy pitbull mix, about a year old and 52 lbs. He has very cool, gorgeous bovine markings and a big smile to match his good natured, happy-go-lucky personality. Luke is easy on leash, likes to give kisses and is friendly with people and other dogs, though he ignores cats. Luke is a […]

Athlete of the Week: Andrea Holguin

By LAUREN DEMSPEY The first Rye High School Athlete of the Week for the 2014-2015 school year is Andrea Holguin, a captain on the girls tennis team. A senior playing her third varsity season for the Garnets, Andrea has helped lead the team to a quick 2-0 start. In the team’s first match, Andrea played […]

What’s Going on In Rye-9-12-2014

  Wainwright  House fall class guide Wainwright House fall class guide is now available.  The full color guide can be viewed at wainwright.org. Over 60 classes and workshops in creativity, spiritual exploration, health, well-being, the environment, yoga and movement. New this year is the yoga teacher certification academy, and certification in animal reiki and hypnosis. […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 9-12-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events Borrow an iPad The Mamaroneck Public Library is proud to announce 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 or at 630-5888. They may be used at any location that has a wireless connection […]

What’s Going On in Harrison 9-12-2014

Harrison Public Library events Closures The Harrison Public Library Halperin Building will undergo a renovation. This initiative will transform the library into a state-of-the-art facility people of all ages will be able to enjoy. The Halperin Building is now closed until  June 2015, and its collection are unavailable until it re-opens. The West Harrison Branch […]

What’s Going On in Eastchester 9-12-2014

Eastchester Public Library  Book sale Every Tuesday the EPL is holding a Friends book sale from noon to 3 p.m. Baby Lap Time Join the library for a fun gathering with music, movement and short story reading. From 10:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. For ages 9 to 23 months. Programs dates for Fall are as […]

Bermudez: Neuringer paid Potok

By JOHN BRANDI At the Aug. 31 Village of Mamaroneck Democratic primary debate, the last before the election on Sept. 9, Trustee Andres Bermudez Hallstrom, the catalyst for the primary, levied a significant charge against his fellow incumbent, Trustee Leon Potok, but documents suggest a clerical error is at the heart of the matter, rather […]

Library gets big donation

By JOHN BRANDI The Harrison Public Library has received a donation in the amount of $100,000 to go toward its renovation, which will close the 2 Bruce Ave. building for nearly a year. Most of the funding came from donations to the Harrison Public Library Foundation and Richard E. Halperin Memorial fund, a fund set […]

Murphy unopposed for Town Council

By JOHN BRANDI Current Mamaroneck Town Councilman Tom Murphy looks to be on track to re-claim his seat in the Nov. 4 election as he is, at press time, running unopposed. Murphy, a Democrat, was appointed in February 2014 to fill a vacancy left by retiring Democratic Councilwoman Phyllis Wittner. Wittner, having served a 17-year […]

Primary candidate profile: Leon Potok

AGE: 63 POLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Village of Mamaroneck trustee for two years. YEARS LIVED IN THE VILLAGE OF MAMARONECK: 16 OCCUPATION: Financial advisor to labor unions ENDORSEMENTS: Village of Mamaroneck Democratic Committee FAMILY: My wife Elizabeth, and three children aged 20 to 27.   COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: Village Budget Committee, 2007 to 2012. Citizen’s Finance Advisory Committee […]