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Pet Rescue 10-3-2014

Rainbow is a beautiful and distinctive young Torbie mix, independent with a mind of her own. She will certainly grab your attention with her bright green eyes. Rainbow is intelligent and curious and loves to play. Though she gets along with other cats, we feel she would do best as the only kitty in the household […]

What’s Going in Eastchester 10-3-2014

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 […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 10-3-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events   New and forthcoming fiction To reserve the books listed below, please call 698-1250  ext. 3 or log on to the Westchester libraries website with your library card and pin. “Stone Mattress,” Nine Tales by Margaret Eleanor Atwood “The Blood Of An Englishman,” An Agatha Raisin Mystery by M.C. Beaton “The […]

What’s Going on in Rye 10-3-2014

Rye library events Popular children’s entertainer Graham Clarke will have youngsters movin’ and groovin’ to the beat on Musical Tuesdays this fall at the Rye Free Reading Room. For more information about his appearances at the library, call 231-3162 or visit ryelibrary.org. Book group discussions at the library The Rye Free Reading Room book groups […]

What’s Going on in Harrison 10-3-2014

Harrison events Children programs Children’s programs will continue at the Jewish  Community Center of Harrison, 130 Union Ave. Mondays 9:30 a.m. Rockin’ Tots for ages one to three 10:30 a.m. Parachute Play Time for ages two to five Tuesdays 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. Wiggle and  Giggle with Dawny Dew for ages one to five. […]

What’s Going on in New Rochelle 10-3-2014

Italian heritage month at the library The New Rochelle Public Library will present two special programs next month for Italian Heritage and Culture Month. Calitrani Immigrants of America The Calitrani Immigrants of America will be the topic of a free talk by historian Mario Toglia at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4. The village of […]

Miller remarks cause stir

By PHIL NOBILE Although Trustee Andres Bermudez Hallstrom has decided he will not make a run for re-election as an independent candidate, it remains to be seen how comments by one of his primary opponents may hurt Democrats in the general election.  Bermudez Hallstrom, a Democrat who did not receive the party’s endorsement earlier this […]

Bronxville approves Parkway Road Bridge contract

By JOHN BRANDI Bronxville’s Board of Trustees has approved an engineering contract for Parkway Road Bridge, but delays between municipalities could still stall the project’s start date. The board unanimously approved the $32,900 contract with Manhattan-based WSP USA, an engineering and design consultant, on a recommendation from Village Administrator James Palmer. The next step, Palmer […]

A moment of reflection in Memorial Park

By JOHN BRANDI On the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, local responders, town and village officials and the boy and girl scouts of Larchmont-Mamaroneck reminded the community that they would never forget the fallen at their annual memorial service.   The event drew roughly 50 residents of the Town and Village of […]

Halstead Avenue project seeks zoning variances

By PHIL NOBILE In the spirit of much needed downtown revitalization in Harrison’s central business district, a project for new retail stores and transit-oriented apartments appeared before the town’s zoning board in hopes of seeking approval for multiple variances. At the Sept. 11 Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, a project to turn an old one-story […]