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Republican primary mayoral candidates: Philip Marraccini

Age: 64 Family: Wife, Jayne; three daughters, Toni, Maggie and Christi Status: Challenger Political Affiliation: Registered Republican Current Employment: Aviation consulting and legal work Political Experience: Former town mayor, 1994-1998; served on airport advisory board Community Affiliations: Knights of Columbus, a former member of the Harrison Zoning Board of Appeals Years in Harrison: Lifelong resident […]

Republican primary mayoral candidates: Ron Belmont

Age: 62 Family: Married; two children, Michelle and Matthew status: Incumbent Political Affiliation: Non-affiliated Political Experience: Four years as mayor/supervisor of Town/Village of Harrison Community Affiliations: Former supervisor for the Department of Recreation for 20 years Years in Harrison: Lifelong resident   Q: It is extremely unusual for a sitting mayor to face a primary […]

A family night of fun

The Village of Mamaroneck’s Parks and Recreation hosted its sixth annual Family Fun Night on Sunday, Aug. 9 at Harbor Island Park from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The night included live music with Frank Pisani and Friends, a campfire and s’mores. Sunny skies made it a perfect day for beach games, kayaking and pedal […]

What’s going on in Eastchester

Eastchester Public Library  Storytimes to return in October Our Fall Storytime programs will begin in October this year. More information is available on our website at; please note the changes in dates. New registrants must come to the library and bring proof of the child’s age—copy of passport, birth certificate, etc.—in order to sign […]

What’s going on in Mamaroneck

Mamaroneck Public Library For regular programs and events, visit All Ages Hour Come in every Saturday at 11 a.m. for stories that will appeal to all ages of kids and their caregivers. Stay or come at 11:30 a.m. to do a craft simple enough for the little kids and creative enough for the big […]

What’s going on in Harrison

Harrison library events  The Harrison Public Library will be closed for renovations and is scheduled to reopen on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. Visit for updates and more information. English conversation group Non-native English speakers can practice their English and make new friends in an informal, volunteer-led setting and learn about the Harrison library, too. […]

What’s going on in Rye

Rye Free Reading Room events Family Story Time Yoga The last story time yoga and craft theme is “Moving Through the World in Stories” on Saturday, Aug. 15 from 11 a.m. to noon. Inspired and trained by Sydney Solis of Storytime Yoga, Master Storytime Yoga teacher Elisha Simpson, CKYT, takes children on a journey of […]

Mighty Fergusons fight off poor weather

On Thursday, July 30, The Mighty Fergusons took the stage in Flint Park as part of the Larchmont Summer Concert Series. Braving some inclement weather, the groove-oriented jam band belted out tunes to those in attendance that remained. The band, who plays songs from artists like Phish, Grateful Dead, Pearl Jam, Bob Marley and Sublime, […]

What’s going on in New Rochelle

New Rochelle Library  Free programs for all continue Adventures abound at the New Rochelle Public Library this summer. Whether it’s checking out great books and DVDs, being part of an exciting workshop, or enjoying a performance in the Ossie Davis Theater, the library continues to offer terrific summer experiences for all ages. A full listing […]

What’s going on in Eastchester

Eastchester Public Library  Teen End of Summer Reading Game Cosplay Party For those entering grades six and up. The theme is “UNMASK!” Registration is now open and will continue through the end of the game on Wednesday, Aug. 12. Registration required and is done online. Dress as your favorite hero and take part in a […]