2015 State of the City Address
Dogs With Permits Get Morning Park Privileges
Residents Looking for Light on Playland Access Road and Parkway
ISLAM, ISIS, & US
Updated January 16
1/13: High Street, Walker Avenue, Allendale Drive/Fullerton Place summonses issued for snow ordinance violations, 5:30 a.m.
Another Chapter in City Hall History
I enjoyed Paul Hicks’ and former Mayor John Carey’s accounts of the creation of Rye City Hall, whose 50th anniversary was celebrated last month.
Dr. Ondino Morelli
Dr. Ondino Anthony Morelli, a longtime resident of Rye, died on January 14, 2015.
Morsels on Rye
WEDDINGS: Scott — Pike
Mr. and Mrs. Tod Pike of Rye are pleased to announce the marriage of their son, Jeffrey Donald Pike, to Taryn Elizabeth Scott, daughter of Nancy and James Scott of New Britain, Connecticut.
Health & Fitness
In the 1967 movie, “The Graduate”, Ben (Dustin Hoffman) gets a one-word piece of advice from an older friend: “Plastics” (meaning that’s where the future lies). In the same vein, my friendly advice to you is “Patient Portals.”
Life & Style
ALONG FOR THE RYE’D: Warning: It’s Christmas, Mom Might Snap
One of my favorite holiday traditions is watching stuff I’ve seen a hundred times and sobbing in front of my television.
Business & Orgs
Just Yoga: How refreshing to discover that a unique business is opening on Purchase Street. It’s a new concept in town, yet it’s been around for thousands of years.
Now Streaming: January is a dreary time for the moviegoer. It’s so cold that there is little else to do, but the local multiplexes do not exactly have much to offer.
A Vision of Historic VisionariesRead more... Comments (0) | Hits: 134
‘Twas a week before Christmas, and the Jay Heritage Center’s stocking was more than filled.
Rye Arts Center Auction of Harper Sculpture Exceeds Expectations:
Though he was once an industrial designer by profession, and a successful one at that, Irving Harper has found celebrity in the 98th year of his life because of his whimsical, colorful, and structurally complex paper sculptures.Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 226
Service Dogs Help in Healing Veterans’ Hearts and Minds:Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 98
Charlie, a black German Shepherd, wasn’t at Pet Rescue’s facility in Harrison for very long before volunteers realized that he was a special and extremely clever dog.
A Year of Good Reads:Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 491
Nothing beats sitting by the fire on a winter’s afternoon with a riveting read or sharing a tale of adventure with your children or, even better, your grandchildren.
A BIG Helping of Love:Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 436
Last Sunday, good souls not only attended church, they also later gathered at the Helping Hands for the Homeless and Hungry holiday party at Wainwright House.
The Life of a Very Special Mind and Man:Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 373
The Osborn is many things to many people. In addition to offering first-class rehabilitation and assisted-living facilities, the 56-acre campus also includes numerous gracious homes and apartments where residents live independently.
The only thing missing at last Sunday’s Mistletoe Magic celebration in downtown Rye was snow!Read more... Comments (0) | Hits: 336