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Letter: MBYC signs serve a purpose

    To the Editor, I am writing in response to the recent letter in the Mamaroneck Review “Barry Avenue signs are mean-spirited” letter. Unlike the author of that letter, I actually live in the Village of Mamaroneck, pay village taxes and attend many village meetings where the owners of Mamaroneck Beach and Yacht Club, […]

What’s going on in Rye 6-19-2015

Teen gaming The Rye Free Reading Room invites teens to play videogames the first and third Friday of the month. Play all our Wii games on the big screen. Some of our new games include Sonic and the Secret Rings, Mario Party 8, Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games, Red Steel 2, Dance […]

What’s going on in Mamaroneck 6-19-2015

LMC-TV Teen summer filmmaking workshops LMC-TV’s summer filmmaking workshops are an opportunity to learn hands-on filmmaking skills, from cinematography to scriptwriting to computer video editing. This program is geared towards teens 13 and older. Participants will collectively conceive of, write a script for, shoot, direct and edit a short dramatic film using high definition video equipment, […]

What’s going on in Eastchester 6-19-2015

Eastchester Public Library  Read-To-Me Kickoff Party On Tuesday, June 30 at 11 a.m., join musician Jeffrey Friedberg and the Bossy Frog Band for a fun-filled music concert to kick off this summer’s Read-to-Me game. Online pre-registration is required, and will begin on Tuesday, June 23 at 9 a.m. For Read-to-Me game participants only. Please register for each attendee […]

What’s going on in New Rochelle 6-19-2015

New Rochelle Public Library Homework help Homework help is available at the library for elementary and middle school students. Children in grades kindergarten through grade 5 can drop-in to the Children’s Room on the first floor and students in grades 6 through 8 can visit the Young Adult area on the second floor for help […]

Ex-mayor to primary Belmont

By JOHN BRANDI Things in Harrison just heated up with news that former Mayor Philip Marraccini is back and is intent on taking on the party establishment. Marraccini said he plans on challenging incumbent Mayor Ron Belmont in a primary for the Republican line. Marraccini, who once served as the town’s Republican mayor for two […]


The Rye City Council has hired Marcus Serrano as its new city manager. His contract was expected to be agreed to by the city’s governing body at its June 10 meeting, after press time. Serrano currently serves as the village administrator of Dobbs Ferry, a position he has held for the past six years, according […]

Democrats to run full ticket, Purchase resident for mayor

By JOHN BRANDI Election season is in full swing now that the Democrats have officially announced their plans to contest all open seats currently held by the town Republicans.  Headlining that ticket will be Elizabeth ‘Betsy’ Schaper, a Purchase-area resident for the past six years, who plans on challenging Mayor Ron Belmont, a Republican, for […]

Zoning board holds off on 100 Main St.

By JOHN BRANDI In a rare act, certain members on the Tuckahoe Zoning Board of Appeals have refused to vote on the variances put forth for a project on Main Street until all members are present. Chairman of the board, Ronald Gallo, thought the project was too important to decide on without a full vote […]

Republican justice left off ticket

  By JOHN BRANDI In a surprising turn of events, an incumbent town justice in Harrison has been kicked off the Republican ticket ahead of this year’s election, and remains in the dark as to why.  Incumbent Town Judge Nelson Canter, a registered Republican, didn’t acquire enough votes during the Republican Party’s nominating process to […]