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Letter: Charter changes must follow procedure

To the Editor, Something is very wrong in the City of Rye. Mayor Sack and the City Council recently changed our city charter twice. The first change took place at a regular City Council meeting, with no notice to the public and no public discussion. This change was relatively minor, but still a change to […]

Pet Rescue 11-24-2014

Sandy is a 7 month old black and white kitten who was born early this year in April with medium length hair. Adorable, playful and fun loving, she gets along beautifully with other cats, dogs and kids and will make a great family pet. She is a special little lady who will delight you and […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 11-24-2014

  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 Rye 11-24-2014

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 11-14-2014

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 Harrison 11-14-2014

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 […]

13th annual gift guide

I hope that you already got your flu shots this year, but even the latest vaccine won’t protect you from the virulent strain of the holiday virus known as “Catalog Fever,” also referred to by its street names, “I Have to Have That, Flu,” and, for Steven King fans, “Captain Trips to the Internet.” This […]

Pet Rescue 11-7-2014

My name is Ellie, and I am a gorgeous, sweet 1 year old 45 lb. Lab/Hound Mix. I am housebroken and know basic commands. Call me a goofball, very lively and playful sure to make you laugh. Guess you can say I’m one of those happy-go-lucky kind of girls. Since I’m fussy about who I […]

New Ro driver pleads guilty to manslaughter

Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced that Juan Barragan-Reyes, of 88 Horton Aven. in New Rochelle, pleaded guilty today to one count of manslaughter in the second degree, a class “C” felony, two counts of vehicular manslaughter in the second degree, class “D” felonies, one count of unlawfully fleeing a police officer, a class […]

Walter’s celebrates 95 years in style

By MARISSA PENN Walter’s hot dogs celebrated 95 years last Sunday, with a highly anticipated hot dog eating contest and other crowd pleasing festivities. The Westchester institution and nationally-registered historic landmark has been serving its famous hot dogs since 1919.   The family business is still owned and run by Eugene Warrington, with the help […]