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Pet Rescue

Looking for a spirited companion for another cat? Dewey is your man. He likes dogs too. Only about five months old, Dewey lives in a great foster home and enjoys the companionship of five other cats and two dogs. He likes to run and tries to play with everyone so he would be a great […]

What’s going on in Eastchester

Bronxville Library events Borrow a Kindle today BPL Kindles are pre-loaded with content, no downloading necessary. New titles will be added monthly. 14 day borrowing period. Bronxville library cardholders only. Kindles have been provided through the generous support of the Friends of Bronxville Public Library. Download e-books from the library for free Do you own […]

What’s going on in Rye

New to Rye? Join the Rye Newcomers and Neighbors Club RNNC is a friendly, vibrant, fun-loving community organization serving newcomers and residents alike. Our primary goal is to enrich the lives of our members by providing varied social activities throughout the year, and promoting networking and friendships in the community. We have all been new […]

What’s going on in Mamaroneck

Larchmont Public Library event Director of the Center on National Security to appear at the library Has government snooping gone too far? To help us think through this critical debate, Karen Greenberg, director of the Center on National Security at Fordham Law School and a permanent member of the Council on Foreign Relations, speaks on […]

Iona expansion spells the end for Cannone’s

By Chris Eberhart Iona College will expand its campus to include the property at 654 North Ave. once the upcoming purchase of Cannone’s Pizzeria and Campus Wings USA is finalized. The private sale is expected to be completed by the end of October. Dawn Insanalli, head of media relations for Iona College, said Iona’s future […]

Harrison parade celebrates, honors community

Members of the Harrison community, political leaders of both the town and state, local business owners and out-of-towners alike gathered in Harrison on Oct. 14 to celebrate both Columbus Day and conclude the “It’s Great to Live in Harrison” festivities. Boasting various Harrison floats, organizations and groups, the parade began on Halstead Avenue and turned […]

Villages join town in 350th anniversary celebration

The Town of Eastchester, including the villages of Tuckahoe and Bronxville, is having a birthday party—a year long one. Kicking off in January 2014 and continuing throughout the year, Eastchester’s 350th anniversary will roll out lectures, educational programs for all students, a gala, a community day, a super-size exhibit and a richly illustrated history book. […]

Whole Foods nears completion in Port Chester

By RICH MONETTI At some point, the conventions under which farmers operated stopped being something that anchored the consciousness of what it meant to be an American, but the rise of the organic food movement has us on the road back, and, as much as Whole Foods is obviously driven to be financially successful, they […]

Remembering former mayor Frank J. Garito

By Doug Fleming He looked good the last time I saw him, then again, he always looked that way. In fact, he looked better in death than many of those who came to mourn him looked in life. His life was full of wakes and I know of no one who went to more. The […]