Author Archives: news

What’s Going On in Harrison 12-13-13

Harrison Public Library events Share your ideas for the future of the library Harrison residents are invited to contribute to the process of shaping the future direction of the Harrison Public Library by participating in a survey. The Harrison Public Library is operating in a time of transformationfrom rapidly developing technology, to significant economic pressures. […]

A Christmas classic comes to the Broadway Theatre

By MICHELLE JACOBY Contributor It’s the time of year again when the hustle and bustle of the holidays creates a to-do list that can seem endless. No. 1 on top of the list should read, see “Irving Berlin’s White Christmas” at the Westchester Broadway Theatre this season. This Award-winning show is based on the beloved […]

Holiday fun at your local library

By MARGUERITE WARD Now that Thanksgiving has passed, ‘tis the season for family holiday fun. Nearby skating rinks, Christmas tree shops and local cafes are bound to be hot spots this winter, but there’s one more, often overlooked, place for some great holiday fun—the library. Besides holiday-themed book and movie collections, families will love the […]

Op-Ed: Parking permits don’t always permit parking

By Frank Gordon With the advent of the holiday season, users of the Harrison municipal commuter lots may find it increasingly difficult to find parking, even though they may have paid $600 for an annual parking permit. Harrison shoppers heading to New York City via Metro-North are certainly a factor in the reduced availability of […]

Letter: Incledon is right for EFD board

  To the Editor, Please vote for Peter Incledon, candidate for Eastchester fire commissioner, next Tuesday, Dec. 10 from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m.. This is an important five-year term of office. Peter and his family have been residents of the Town of Eastchester since 1994. As a professional for more than 25 years in […]

Letter: Let’s keep Steigelman on the fire board

  To the Editor, Dec. 10 is an important day in our town. It is Eastchester Fire District Election Day. Those of us who live in the Eastchester section of town—not in the villages—need to keep a voice on the board. Richard Steigelman is running for re-election. He is being challenged by a Bronxville candidate. […]

Letter: Housing proposal goes too far

  To the Editor, A senior housing rental development for the Town of Eastchester is being proposed for a commercial parcel of property on Summerfield, Dunwoodie and Montgomery streets. The North Eastchester Civic Association, the local homeowners association, has been involved over the past several years, since 2008, in the formation of the senior housing […]

Letter: Commissioners support Incledon for fire board

    To the Editor, We are writing to ask you to vote for Peter Incledon for fire commissioner in the Eastchester Board of Fire Commissioners election this Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. Thanks to your efforts over last several years, dramatic changes have happened in the management of the fire district. We believe these changes […]

Letter: Summerfield: Too big, should fail

  To the Editor, How big is too big for Eastchester? Summerfield Gardens proposal. A senior housing rental development for the Town of Eastchester is being proposed for Dunwoodie and Montgomery streets. The North Eastchester Civic Association is asking questions that are relevant for the whole town about the future direction in which the town […]

Pet Rescue 12-6-2013

Paula is the sweetest, friendliest cat you can imagine. She rolls over for belly rubs, brushes up against you and just loves to cuddle‑a true mush. Paula is about two years old and gets along well with other cats. She would love to be part of your family, with or without children. Paula is spayed, […]