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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's Memorial Day Parade down Purchase Street, scheduled to start at 9:30am Monday, will be cancelled due to inclement weather. The Memorial Day ceremony, scheduled to start at 10:30am, has been moved from the Village Green indoors to City Hall.... Continue reading
Posted 6 hours ago at MyRye.com
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Your phone is about to ring. It's the Rye PD with an automated message saying don't worry if a Marine helicopter gunship buzzes your house this Sunday... they are simply on the way to Rye Playland... This Sunday, May 29th... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at MyRye.com
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A new novel, The Way I've Heard It Should Be, is about life in the Rye suburbs among the one percenters. Amazon describes the book by first time author Rachael Cullen: "You never know what you have until it's gone.... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at MyRye.com
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Once again, the City of Rye will carry on its tradition of honoring its deceased veterans on Memorial Day on Monday, May 30. Rye American Legion Post 128 and the Auxiliary will sponsor a parade, beginning at the Rye Train... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Mr. Met, write-in Rye Scool Board candidate... Credit: Richiek (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons) It is always interesting to see who receives the write-in votes in any of Rye's local elections. It is usually... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at MyRye.com
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Earlier this week, the Rye PD sent out an advisory on coyote sightings... (PHOTO: in 2010, Rye's Grizzly Adams AKA Jim Horton releases a mother coyote and her eight pups to a new location after trapping them on the Rye... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at MyRye.com
Right on the heels of Tuesay's Rye ACT coalition meeting, Rye High is hosting parents and students Wdnesday night, 7pm in the Performing Arts Center for a forum on teen drug and alcohol abuse. The note sent by the school... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at MyRye.com
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In the wake of another local devastating loss of a young person, the Rye ACT coalition is hosting a town hall meeting on youth and substance use this Tuesday, May 24, at 7:00pm. The meeting will be held at the... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at MyRye.com
by Ted Carroll, Guest Columnist I’d like to reduce everyone’s property taxes. Interested? It’s said where there’s smoke there’s fire and how true this sometimes is. City Hall’s years long reluctance to even acknowledge a well documented case of high... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Rye team that won Gold - Left to right: Jack Hartman, Jimmy Cronin, Zach Szabo, John Dailey and Tim Rudolph-Math.) Rye High School Crew earned gold medals and the NY State Champion title in the men’s varsity lightweight four+... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Colin Moran of Rye joined his family's baseball dynasty B.J. and Rich Surhoff this week when he was elevated to the Houston Astros this week: (PHOTO: Colin Moran credit: Eric Enfermero (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons) "The... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2016 at MyRye.com
Rye's David M. Durst, of the Durst real estate family and uncle to the infamous Robert Durst, is dead. From the NY Times: "At his day job, David M. Durst oversaw construction of eight Manhattan skyscrapers over the course of... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2016 at MyRye.com
The Rye City Schools budget passed tonight by a vote of 1,165 (or 76%) yes to 365 (or 24%) no. Support to float a bond to replace the failed furnace at Obsorn School passed tonight by a vote of 1,224... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at MyRye.com
MyRye.com will post the school budget vote results as soon as we are notified tonight... we expect this to be around 10pm +/-. Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Stop reading this MyRye.com story and head the the polls... The annual budget vote for the Rye City Schools is today, Tuesday (May 17, 2016). Here is a crib sheet of the budget and the two school board candidates. You... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Rye High Mandarin students and teacher Sheau-Yuann Huang pose with visit coordinator Mr. Chang.) On the evening of May 6th, ten High School Mandarin students, from grades 9 to 11, visited the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at MyRye.com
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The annual budget vote for the Rye City Schools is Tuesday (May 17, 2016). Here is a crib sheet of the budget and the two school board candidates. You can vote Tuesday at the Rye Middle School gym between 7am... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2016 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: One comedian, in a car... at Wainwright. Credit: Mary de Barros.) Another day in Rye and nothing happened. This time with Jerry Seinfeld. The comedian showed up at Rye's Wainwright House to film an upcoming June episode of his... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Report of a possible concerning incident with a driver of a blue jeep approaching a child walking home from Osborn School... Note from school issued Wednesday is just below. "Dear Rye City School District Parents and Guardians: A parent reported... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2016 at MyRye.com
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The Rye City School District ranks high on a recent school survey by Niche.com. The entire district scored "A+" across the board with the exception of the area of Student Culture & Diversity that was ranked a "B-". The scoring... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2016 at MyRye.com
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by Ted Carroll, Guest Columnist Despite official protestations to the contrary, apparently almost everyone here must be at least secretly reading MyRye.com. When we last visited the subject of Rye’s Political Assessments, we profiled high ranking current and former Rye... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Rye Playland just opened for the season and things just keep getting better. (PHOTO: See the planet Mercury cross the sun from Playland's Tiki Bar, Monday.) From lunch time until just before 3pm or so, you can wander down to... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2016 at MyRye.com
Get outside this weekend people!: SATURDAY, MAY 7 Playland Park, Playland Parkway, Rye – (914) 813-7010 Opening Day – Noon – 7 p.m. Parade at Fountain Plaza 11 a.m.; gates open at noon. $15 wristbands for unlimited rides all day.... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Rye Playland is a political roller coaster year-round. But to ride the actual roller coaster, you have to wait until the park opens, and that happens this weekend... Playland Amusement Park’s 2016 season begins on this Saturday, May 7, starting... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2016 at MyRye.com
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Rye Town Park, currently in the middle of a selection process in regards to its management for the next twenty years, has named a new director. After reviewing sixteen applications and conducting multiple interviews, the Rye Town Park Commission announced... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at MyRye.com