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Catholic churches to merge, close

By MARISSA PENN Catholic churches can no longer afford to keep their doors open and parishes alive, according to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, which announced tentative plans to merge some 50 churches throughout the state last week.  From the Bronx to the Catskills, there was widespread heartache when thousands of Catholics across […]

Letter: Silly, isn’t it?

    To the Editor, Why do people have guns? In the United States we have law enforcement to protect us. There are local, county and state police, and federal law enforcement agencies. We also have some in security-type positions carrying guns. The right to bear arms should remain. The right to bear arms was really put in place to […]

Letter: Community Fund needs your help

    To the Editor, I am writing to remind all of our residents that The Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe has launched its annual campaign for 2014-15. While we are off to a strong start, we have a lot of ground to cover to reach our goal of $550,000. As president of […]

Pet Rescue 11-21-2014

Hello, my name is July, and everyone says I’m a sweet and cuddly, bouncy puppy. At just seven months old, I’m very curious and active but also very attentive and just learning how to be a dog. I’m so lucky to have volunteers teaching me to walk on a leash without pulling and jumping up […]

What’s Going On in Harrison 11-21-2014

Harrison library events Due to current renovations to the Harrison Public Library, library programs will take place at separate locations. Childrens programs are now being held at the Harrison Jewish Community Center located at 130 Union Ave., in Harrison, a bit past the LMK Middle School parking lot. Enter through the back, you must go […]

What’s Going On in New Rochelle 11-21-2014

  New Rochelle library events Bliss Music Center Located on the 3rd floor, the Bliss Music Center has a wide collection of music CDs.Nearly 4,000 titles including classical, jazz, folk, Broadway, big band, popular, country and international selections are just a few of the types of generes the library holds.The center is equipped with listening […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 11-21-2014

  Mamaroneck Public Library events    The Mamaroneck library has installed a new wireless and mobile printing service.  This new service enables users to print documents, photos and more from their own computer or mobile device using the printeron app or website. In order to print, you need to choose your print location, provide your email […]

What’s Going on in Rye 11-21-2014

Rye library events New gallery at the library “Thursday a.m. Take Two,” an exhibit of watercolor paintings by Rye Arts Center teacher Brigitte Loritz and her students, will be on display at the Rye Free Reading Room now until Nov. 26.  Many of the experienced watercolor students in Loritz’s Thursday morning art class have been […]

What’s Going on in Eastchester 11-21-2014

Eastchester Public Library  Book sale Every Tuesday the EPL is holding a Friends book sale from noon to 3 p.m. Preschool Story Time Preschool Story Time Thursday session begins at 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Storytime is designed for children who are three to four years old and can stay in the program without a […]

Village outlines Sportime clay cleanup

By Alina Suriel The Village of Mamaroneck has submitted a remediation plan to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to deal with red clay discharge leaking into the harbor from the playing courts at Sportime tennis club. The village did so just in time to meet a Nov. 1 mandated deadline. The village […]