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What’s Going On in Rye 6-27-14

Leading ecologist and author to speak at Meeting House Saturday, July 26, at 4 p.m. Rye residents will have a rare opportunity to hear a leading voice in ecology on Saturday, July 26, at 4 p.m. Dr. Eric W. Sanderson, senior conservation ecologist at the Wildlife Conservation Society and author of the acclaimed book, “Mannahatta: […]

What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 6-27-14

Mamaroneck Public Library events Free teen movies Mondays from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Mamaroneck Teen Library Start time 5 p.m., All films rated PG-13 June 30 “In Time” July 7 “Endless Love” July 14 “The Book Thief” July 21 “Ender’s Game” July 28 “I, Frankenstein” Aug. 4 “47 Ronin” Aug. 11 “Jack […]

Business Briefs 6-27-14

Avon back in New Rochelle Avon, the company for women is back in New Rochelle. The global beauty company with more than $8 billion in annual revenue markets to women in over 100 countries. The Avon brand has been around 127 years. Linda Ruggiero, Avon recruiter and New Rochelle resident, has set up shop in […]

Leaf blower law re-examined

The Village of Mamaroneck discussed amending its seasonal leaf blower ban in such a way to allow property owners to be able to use the machines year-round. Trustees discussed the possible amendment at their June 9 meeting, which would replace the noisy, gas-powered leaf blowers with environmentally friendly electronic machines. The new law will allow […]

Palomino restaurant: A Larchmont favorite

Few chefs can boast a different eatery for each day of the week, but Palomino Restaurant in Larchmont is just one of Colombian-born Rafael Palomino’s seven restaurants throughout the northeast. It is hard to imagine juggling a couple of popular eateries—let alone seven—while simultaneously running a consulting company and a catering company as well, but […]

Huguenots look to 2015

By VIDAL SERFATY New Rochelle’s 2014 season came to a premature close on May 23 when they were upset by 15 seed Carmel 4-3. In a close-played game that saw the Rams take control with a game-winning double by sophomore Ryan Train in the sixth inning to put them ahead, the second seed Huguenots were […]

Pet Rescue 6-20-2014

Pharaoh is a great dog, about three years old and 70 lbs. We believe he is a great dane/greyhound mix. Pharoah likes his humans and plays well with some dogs, mostly female. He is strong on a leash but, with a little training, he can be a wonderful companion. He was turned in by his […]

What’s Going on in Eastchester 6-20-2014

Bronxville library events The children’s library summer reading kickoff Join us for summer reading kickoff on Tuesday, June 24, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. You and your children are invited to join the Bronxville Library’s summer reading program and attend the fun programs and events we are planning. This summer’s theme, Fizz, Boom, Read, […]

What’s Going on in Mamaroneck 6-20-2014

Mamaroneck Public Library events Required reads roundtable For Hommocks, Rye Neck Middle School, Mamaroneck High School and Rye Neck High School students. Meets at 4:30 p.m. in the Mamaroneck Teen Library on Thursdays July 10, July 24 and Aug. 7, and on Tuesdays July 15, July 29 and Aug. 12. Stop into one of the […]

What’s Going on in Rye 6-20-2014

Rye Arts Center events STEM + Arts classes Full STEAM ahead with creativity and innovation at The Rye Arts Center. Check out the full array of STEM+Arts creative programs at the RAC this summer. In addition to the below, we also offer music lessons, drawing, photography, and more. Call 967-0700 for more information, or check […]