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Interests: real estate, schools, if you would like to contribute to the my rye site by writing about local restaurants, recreation or other topics of interest to rye, please contact us at the email above.
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Rye City's annual leave blower ban started Sunday and lasts until September 30th. Residents may not use gas or electric blowers. Who is exempt? Rye City, of course... The official word: "Beginning this Sunday, May 1, no person shall operate... Continue reading
Posted 17 hours ago at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Elliot Meister, center.) Elliot Andersen Meister of Rye, NY passed away on April 27, 2016. Elliot was born on October 31, 1995, the son of David and Lotte Meister. After graduating Rye High School Class of 2014 as an... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at MyRye.com
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Rye has lost another one of its young people. (PHOTO: Elliot Meister and his mother Lotte. Elliot was found dead at a Vanderbuilt dorm on Wednesday, April 27, 2016.) In what appears to be another tragedy, Elliot Meister of the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at MyRye.com
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Tonight you can learn how to foster peace and prosperity in your home... Do it for yourself.. Do it for your teen... Lisa Damour, PhD is the Heard in Rye speaker for "Untangled: Guiding Teenagers through the Seven Transitions to... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at MyRye.com
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First, there was the Central Avenue bridge along the Blind Brook that was wiped out in the flood of 2007 and took years and years before it was finally rebuilt. Now another bridge crossing Central Avenue in Rye will be... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at MyRye.com
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In the wake of Earth Day this past Friday, Rye residents can divert just a bit more of their trash from the landfill. Starting immediately, Rye City will now accept beverage cartons for recycling. Recyclable cartons consist predominantly of cardboard... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at MyRye.com
by Ted Carroll, Guest Columnist The Joe Sack & Julie Killian led GOP majority on the Rye City Council has recently suffered a series of silent backroom credibility blows, all self inflicted, all so avoidable but all eerily predictable. Party... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2016 at MyRye.com
We've said this before... it seems close to impossible to figure out what is really happening or might happen to Rye Playland. The cherished park has become a political pinata in a never ending, disparate process where officials seemingly in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2016 at MyRye.com
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The Rye YMCA's Rye Derby and Healthy Kids Day is this Sunday, April 24, 2016. Races start at 10:15am and the fun run starts at 12:15pm. Healthy Kids Day activities start at 10:30am. Bring the whole family for complimentary food,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2016 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Ellen Morehouse, Executive Director of Student Assistance Service Corp., moderates a discussion entitled “Teens and Substances – Their Health, The Law and Your Liability” at the Performing Arts Center at Rye High School on Thursday, March 31.) Rye high... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at MyRye.com
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The Children's Philanthropy section of the Woman's Club of Rye is hosting their famous "Spring Boutique" at a new location at Whitby Castle on Wednesday, May 4th from 10am - 8 pm. The event has grown over the years and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2016 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Sergeant Edward Balls, Rye Mayor Joe Sack and Sergeant Jason Washco.) City of Rye Police Commissioner Michael C. Corcoran, Jr. has announced the promotion of Police Officers Jason Washco and Edward Balls to the rank of Sergeant, effective April... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Nothing like a rotting, heaping pile of dirt. You can learn how to make your own rotting, heaping pile of dirt (aka compost pile) so it is the very best rotting, heaping pile of dirt on your block. All the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2016 at MyRye.com
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MyRye.com asked Judy Martin of Rye's Green Home Consulting, her thoughts on green options on replacing the failing Osborn School furnace. Here is what she had to say: Musings from an Energy Efficiency Nerd By Guest Columnist: Judy Martin, Green... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Rye Schools will need to bond $1.8M during the May 17th school budget vote to replace a failing furnace at Osborn School that is 60 years old. We asked Rye Schools spokesperson Sarah Derman if there are additional details available... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Two promotions at the Rye PD: "It gives me great pleasure to announce that Officer Jason Washco and Officer Edward Balls will be promoted to the rank of Sergeant," said Rye Police Commissioner Michael C. Corcoran, Jr. There will be... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2016 at MyRye.com
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First we have Rye resident Michael Sexton, one of the masterminds behind the "fake" Trump University. (PHOTO: Megyn Kelly, on TV and in Rye Town Park.) We also have Rye resident and Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly, who has tangled... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Edith Read Wildlife Sanctuary has a program on Saturday, April 9th at 10am: Wildlife Rehabilitation: Caring for Injured and Orphaned Wildlife. Springtime is baby animal time... time to learn some squirrel CPR! Talk with a NY State Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2016 at MyRye.com
WCBS radio has a nice story on the closing of Peggy and Tony D’Oforio's T.D.’s Rye Smoke Shop: Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at MyRye.com
Due to the unusually warm winter, Rye City schools is giving back its reserved "snow days" by closing school on Monday, April 25 and Tuesday, May 31. See the official notice: "Dear Rye City School District Parents and Guardians: It... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Former Rye resident and actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley shares the story of her mother’s diagnosis with early-onset dementia in this tribute to the fragile yet unbreakable bonds we have with our mothers this Wednesday evening from 8pm - 10pm at the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2016 at MyRye.com
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A March Madness basketball shooting contest Saturday at Resurrection, will benefit the Angelman Syndrome Foundation, including seven year-old Rye resident Henry Ramsey. The fundraiser is ​being organized by RMS 8th grader Liam Hickey. Nice job Liam! (PHOTO: Shoot hoops and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2016 at MyRye.com
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The Rye City School District today named Michael Arias as Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics. Arias was appointed by the Board of Education at its Tuesday tonight, and will assume his post on July 1, 2016. Arias succeeds... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Now you can have the Declaration of Independence. And the U.S. Constitution. Or at least a paper copy. Rye resident and New York State Senator George Latimer (D-Westchester) has made available free copies of a booklet that includes The Declaration... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2016 at MyRye.com
Everybody's gotta have a plan, and it's always better to have a master plan than lots of unconnected, minor little plans... A Public Master Plan Meeting is being held at Rye City Hall on Tuesday March 29, 2016 at 7pm.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2016 at MyRye.com