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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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(PICTURE: Rye City Hall by local artist Heather Patterson) The city council's agenda for its special meeting on Monday, August 3, 2015 to present the Capital Improvements Program is out. There will be a special meeting of the City Council... Continue reading
Posted 4 hours ago at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Susan Sarandon filming Robot and Frank at the Rye Free Reading Room on Saturday, July 9, 2011.) According to a report from Westchester County, Rye City has cleared over $100K in permit fees for movie and TV production in... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at MyRye.com
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“Art as Activism: Graphic Art From the Merrill C. Berman Collection” at the New-York Historical Society is a new exhibit composed 100% from the collection of Rye resident Merrill Berman. According to the New York Times: "The show offers a... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at MyRye.com
OK. Other communities in Westchester are going to start to think Rob Astorino doesn't love them. Or that he wants Joe Sack's job. I mean - do you know anyone that spends more time at Rye Playland happily promoting and... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at MyRye.com
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Sixty-six hand-carved horses and three chariots with dazzling jewels were the the backdrop as County Executive Robert P. Astorino unveiled a new plaque designed to mark the 100th anniversary of the Grand Carousel at Playland Park earlier this week. (PHOTO:... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at MyRye.com
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Last Friday, over 8,000 people attended Playland Day for people with disabilities. Westchester County once again partnered with the Tommie Cares Foundation to sponsor Playland Day for People with Disabilities, offering free park admission and a morning of water sports... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Rye City Hall as it appears in 'Freeheld') According to one press report, Rye City Hall is "Rockwellian-like" as it appears in the upcoming move Freeheld starring Julianne Moore, Ellen Page and Steve Carell. The movie trailer for the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2015 at MyRye.com
Special needs, special day: PLAYLAND DAY FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES EXPECTED TO DRAW OVER 7,000 PEOPLE County to once again partner with Tommie Cares Foundation Free rides, entertainment and water sports for children with special needs and their families County... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2015 at MyRye.com
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Rye Manor, on Theall Road, got a new "lease on life" as affordable housing, see the news: MOUNTCO ANNOUNCES PRESERVATION OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS FOR WESTCHESTER SENIORS THROUGH 2045 Local construction and development company awards $1 million to local affordable... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2015 at MyRye.com
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Sixty-six hand-carved horses and three chariots with dazzling jewels will set the backdrop as County Executive Robert P. Astorino unveils a new plaque designed to mark the 100th anniversary of the Grand Carousel at Playland Park at noon on Thursday,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2015 at MyRye.com
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The Bread of Life, a local Rye effort, held a banquet for the hungry at Oakland Beach in Rye Town Park on Sunday, July 19th. The event served over 80 guests. Thanks goes to the City of Rye, Aurora, Park... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2015 at MyRye.com
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The planning commission is Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Looks like the Mobil gas station - or at least the garage part of it - at 69 Theodore Fremd Avenue - is being converted into a convenience store. Anything else catch... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2015 at MyRye.com
Check out a book. And a pooch. This Thursday, July 23 from 11 am-2:30 pm, come to the Rye Free Reading Room on the village green and "For the Love of Dogs Rescue" will introduce you to some canine friends... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2015 at MyRye.com
Be a Rye Content Creator with Rye TV's Basic Camera and Editing Class Two days of camera work followed by 2 days of an Adobe Premier editing class. Learn the basics of setting up a shoot and then create a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2015 at MyRye.com
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Hear the Milt Gerver Big Band Orchestra at Playland for the next four Friday Evenings July 17, 24, 31 and August 7 (rain date Aug. 14) - 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. The 15 piece Milt Gerver Big Band Orchestra... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2015 at MyRye.com
The Rye Board of Education is holding special planning meetings this coming on July 22, 2015 and July 23, 2015: The Rye City School District Board of Education will hold its annual planning meetings Wednesday, July 22, 2015 and Thursday,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2015 at MyRye.com
Check out the latest edition of Rye TV's Rye Sports report, produced in cooperation with Rye High School's "Garnet Insider" club. This episode includes a Rye High School Spring 2015 sports season wrap-up, an interview with Section 1 Men's golf... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2015 at MyRye.com
Sue Wexler, Director of Community Outreach and Youth Engagement at Bread of Life in Rye is asking for your help. The group serves some of the one in five that are hungry in Westchester County: Please partner with the Bread... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2015 at MyRye.com
Apparently the average Rye Playland-goer is smarter than the average amusement park attendee...: County Executive Robert P. Astorino will honor Westchester students who met his “Astorino Challenge in Education,” or ACE, on Tuesday, July 7, at 1 p.m., at Playland.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2015 at MyRye.com
Let your kid (age 5 or older) be a superhero!: "Every Hero Has a Story" Family Fun Night Rockland Artist B. Smith Presents Super Cape and Mask Workshop Thursday, July 9, at 6 pm Age 5 & up and their... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2015 at MyRye.com
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(PICTURE: Rye City Hall by local artist Heather Patterson) The city council's agenda for its meeting on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 is out. There will be regular meeting held by the City Council of the City of Rye on Wednesday,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2015 at MyRye.com
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Sad news today: It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of a beloved father, husband and treasured member of our community, Mr. Jonathan Brook. Jon, husband to Nicole Hazard, and father to Juliette Brook, a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2015 at MyRye.com
We know you all wanted Kim Kardashian at Rye Playland. But we have something every (historian) will love even more... Betsy Ross - who made one of our nation’s First American Flags - will be appearing at the previously announced... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2015 at MyRye.com
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The Rye Democrats are fielding three candidates for the Rye City Council race this fall. Here is their PR on the topic: Hurd, Tagger-Epstein and Taylor Run to Boost Council Responsiveness Emily Proskine Hurd, Danielle Tagger-Epstein and Jeffrey Taylor announced... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2015 at MyRye.com
Carin Mehler is back in the classroom. The Osborn teacher, one of four teachers suspended in the "test mess" was notified she would be teaching sixth grade this fall. It can't be an accident she was assigned to the Middle... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2015 at MyRye.com