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Letter: The Community Fund makes a difference

To the Editor,  We hope that everyone will contribute to The Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe as it strives to support organizations that provide medical, educational and social services in its communities. Cancer Support Team is a grateful beneficiary of the fund’s many years of support for our free nursing, counseling and educational […]

Letter: Reader: Jackson, get your facts straight

To the Editor, It is with dismay that I respond to Mr. Clifford Jackson’s letter in your Nov. 8 edition, portraying Christopher Columbus as villain. Typical of all revisionists is the gross overreaching from one circumstance in history to another subsequent one and the application of  21st century thinking to 15th century behavior. In this regard, […]

Letter: Curran: Everett a gender-based bully

To the Editor, This is all very interesting. On Saturday Nov. 9, I was sick in bed for most of the day with a bad case of fever and chills, not answering any phone calls from anyone—actually oblivious that the phone was even ringing. When he was unable to leave a voicemail because my box […]

Letter: Everett has it all wrong

To the Editor, I am writing this letter to clarify several misleading and inaccurate statements you have made in your letter dated Nov. 11 to the mayor and the Rye City Council. It should be noted that Playland holds a special place in my memory bank, as I grew up in that park as a […]

Athlete of the week: Charlotte Nixon

By LAUREN DEMPSEY Contributor After qualifying and competing in the New York State Championships for an amazing third year in a row, Charlotte Nixon has been selected as the latest Athlete of the Week. Nixon, a senior, is a co-captain of the Rye High School girls swim team that finished its regular season dual meets […]

Word on the Street

What’s bothering you today?   “The media doesn’t accurately reflect the needs of the real estate market.” Tara Taylor, 40, Bronxville     “I just got done playing tennis and my heel is bothering me.” Ed Bonci, 52, Eastchester     “I don’t like the fall because of Daylight Savings Time and it’s too cold.” […]

Pet Rescue

Blake is an adorable Shepherd mix, about six months old. He is very sweet and, though a little on the shy side, he loves to give kisses. He has the most soulful brown eyes and such adorable freckles on his paws. Blake is doing well learning both his basic manners and how to walk on […]

What’s going 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 an […]

What’s going on in Harrison

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 transformation‑from rapidly developing technology, to significant economic pressures. […]

Whats going on in Mamaroneck

Mamaroneck Public Library events Ebook downloads from the library On a rainy day, isn’t it nice to know that you can stay home and download a free e-book from the Mamaroneck Library? Go to our homepage, www.mamaronecklibrary.org and click on the “Download eBooks & eAudio” icon on the lower right side of the homepage. Please […]