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Farmers market to join in holiday festivities

By Nicole Reed Happy Thanksgiving from Down to Earth Markets, the crew behind the Rye Farmers Market. We’d like to thank everyone who comes out to shop with the market’s local farmers and food makers all season long. We also wish to express our gratitude to the Rye Chamber of Commerce, the market sponsor.  This […]

Column: Looking forward to Dec. 6

Until this fall, Rye High school students would be surprised when working in one of the old science labs. If the experiment called for water, the student would turn on one faucet at the lab table, only to have the water spurt out of the other faucet. While that may well have been good for […]

Pet Rescue 11-28-2014

Autumn is a one-year old deep calico girl. She is not only beautiful but also very friendly and affectionate. Autumn can actually have whole conversations with you. She is very calm and well behaved. Autumn is spayed, in excellent health and up to date with all vaccinations. The adoption donation for Autumn is $80. To […]

Business Briefs 11-28-2014

Jocelyn Dillon joins Prudential Centennial Realty  Jocelyn Dillon has recently joined Prudential Centennial Realty as a licensed salesperson. The announcement was made by President/Principal RE Broker, Prudential Centennial Realty Mark Nadler. Dillon will be responsible for residential real estate sales in Southern Westchester. Dillon’s years in the business world shapes her approach to representing buyers […]

What’s Going On in Harrison 11-28-2014

Harrison library events Childrens programs are now being held at the Harrison  Jewish Community Center located at 130 Union Ave., in Harrison. Enter through the back, you must go up and down stairs. Other children programs are being held at the Harrison Senior Center located at 216 Halstead Ave., in Harrison. Street parking available, there are […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 11-28-2014

 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 11-28-2014

Rye Public Library  Violin concert kicks off the holidays The holiday season kicks off musically at the Rye Free Reading Room on Saturday, December 6, at 2 p.m. when talented young violinist Akiko Kobayashi performs a delightful program of works by Mozart, Strauss and De Falla. Kobayashi, who was born in New York, plays both […]

What’s Going On in Eastchester 11-28-2014

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 […]

Fourth grade boards the Half Moon

By HELENA McSHERRY Last week, fourth graders at the Bronxville School took a fun-filled voyage of discovery on Henry Hudson’s ship, the Half Moon.  Through an in-school field trip offering hands-on activities and the examination of replica artifacts, a historian from the New Netherland Museum brought to life the experience of sailors aboard the Half […]

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 […]