Putting the Play Back in Playland
School District Presents Modified 2015/2016 Budget Proposal; But Tax Override Still Required
Community Views: Before We Rush to Override The Tax Cap
FOLLOW UP ON THE NEWS: Legal Fees Still Coming in on Caspi Settlement
Updated April 16
4/15: Caller reported water main break between Cope Circle, BPR. United Water notified.
Controlling Costs Is a Good Thing, but School Districts Need Mandate Relief
By Doug French
In 2014, despite coming out of the worst recession in our lifetimes, and after years of major bouts with Mother Nature, the City of Rye was in as strong of a position as ever.
Francoise (Carbonneau) LoPonte died April 11, 2015 at the age of 94.
Morsels on Rye
Weddings: Patel — Costello
Ilana Patel, the daughter of Marcia and Andrew Patel of Rye, was married to Mark Costello, the son of Linda Biggica of Hartsdale and Edward Costello of Yonkers, on May 24, 2014 at the Doubletree in Tarrytown.
Health & Fitness
Food for Zen
Enter Ania Dunlop’s pristine kitchen and you’ll likely find her spiralizing zucchini, whipping up smoothies, or mixing a batch of sugarless granola bars.
SPOTLIGHT on James McHugh
Every time James McHugh tees off for the Rye High varsity, an unusual situation arises: the golfer is more driven than the ball.
Life & Style
ALONG FOR THE RYE'D: Oh, the Stories Those Children’s Books Tell
I’m unusually attached to paper. Words on paper, to be specific. I keep select cards, notes, and love letters in a box that I’ve been carting from state to state for nearly thirty years.
AT THE MOVIES: Two Shades of Gray
In a culture so obsessed with youth, it’s a rare for any work of popular art to deal seriously with the aging process.
Reporting from Dachau, April 1945:
Seventy years ago, on April 30, 1945, my father-in-law, Sidney Olson, was the first American newsperson to enter Dachau, reporting for Time magazine.Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 60
The Boys and Girls of SummerRead more... Comments (0) | Hits: 101
DOWNTOWN PEOPLE: Renaissance Man
Painter, illustrator, photographer, musician, writer, graphic designer, educator, fundraiser — Adam Levi does it all.Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 102
Lights! Camera! Auction!
Hale and hearty parents at Christ’s Church Nursery School braved a snowstorm March 20 and ventured over to Coveleigh Club for Lights!Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 188
While the parents were away…we two did play.Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 144
Luck Be the Midland Community:
Midland fifth graders, under the direction of Leann and Loralyn Serao, brought the Pulitzer Prize-winning Frank Loesser musical, “Guys and Dolls” to life last month.Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 106
Remembering Women Who Made History, and Made History a Lot More Interesting:Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 219
Braving an early March blizzard, Allison Pataki, daughter of former Governor George Pataki, spoke to a rapt audience at the Rye Historical Society Annual Spring Luncheon at American Yacht Club.