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myrye
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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Not those urban coyotes from the summer of 2010... These guys also play in the park, but they are grown men with musical instruments. Thunderstorms kept them inside last time, but they will be set free into the park (second... Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at MyRye.com
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Finance exec John Thain, whose sprawing estate in Rye spills into two neighboring towns, learned one very important lesson during the 2008 financial crisis: make sure you are Too Big to Fail. Thain piloted Merill Lynch into a merger with... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at MyRye.com
Looks like the BOE added all of 10 more minutes of open public meeting time to it's two days of planning meetings. That's 25 full minutes of time for public participation, up from 15 minutes in the original announcement: July... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at MyRye.com
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Two big concerts this Friday and Sunday at Rye Playland: Friday: Hot Chelle Rae (listen on Spotify) is live in concert on Friday, July 25 at Playland's Music Tower Stage starting at 6 p.m., followed by spectacular fireworks at 9:15... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at MyRye.com
July 28, 2014 and July 29, 2014 Board of Education Planning Meetings. If we are reading this correctly, only 15 minutes across two days of meetings will be open to the public. Anyone ready this differently?: The Rye City School... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at MyRye.com
The planning commission is meeting Tuesday night. We've got to teardowns, subdivisions & more.. Details below. Anything else catch your eye? Submit a comment below. A G E N D A RYE CITY PLANNING COMMISSION July 22, 2014 7:00 PM... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at MyRye.com
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The Port Chester-based Angie Rubino band will be entertaining the public will be performing a concert at Rye Town Park as part of the park’s “Twilight Tuesdays” concert series. The concert will be held on Tuesday, August 12 at the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2014 at MyRye.com
Recent Rye Board of Ed notes describe new security procedures at our school. The review, which started earlier this year, was precipitated by the Newtown tragedy. Here is the most recent update: "Ms. O'Connor discussed security, noting that the District... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2014 at MyRye.com
The last one was an emergency meeting. This one is a special meeting: The Rye City School District Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 beginning at 7:00 P.M. in the Rye City School District Central Administration... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2014 at MyRye.com
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The Rye City School District has selected and honored Carrie Burke and Sharon Straussberg as the 2014 Teachers of the Year! This annual award is presented annually during Superintendent’s Conference Day events in late June. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Alvarez... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2014 at MyRye.com
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Second graders at Milton School enjoyed several exciting field trips this past spring, bringing their classroom lessons to life as they explored unique locations. During a visit to the New York Botanical Gardens students toured the natural environment and observed... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2014 at MyRye.com
NY RISING Community Reconstruction Program City of Rye 1st Public Meeting Wednesday, July 16, 2014 from 7 to 9 PM Rye Town Park Pavilion, 95 Dearborn Avenue Meeting sponsored by: Rye Planning Committee and the NY Rising Community Reconstruction Program... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at MyRye.com
The 25th Annual George J. Kirby Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Griffith E Harris “the Griff” Golf Course in Greenwich, Ct. Every year, thanks to generous local business and individual sponsorships, over 300... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at MyRye.com
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Rye Mayor Joe Sack will announce a program at the city council meeting tonight (Wednesday) to raise private monies to re-furbish and "re-dedicate" Rye City Hall: "Dear Citizens of Rye, Almost 50 years ago, on December 5, 1964, Rye’s “new”... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 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 9, 2014 is out. There will be regular meeting held by the City Council of the City of Rye on July... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at MyRye.com
Something is up with the school construction... July 9, 2014 Emergency Board of Education Meeting The Rye City School District Board of Education will meet on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 beginning at 8:00 A.M. in the Rye City School District... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at MyRye.com
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The 39th annual Playland Day for People with Disabilities will take place at Playland on Friday, July 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Nearly 7,000 people have registered for the event. For the second year, Westchester County’s Office for... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at MyRye.com
Did you miss the July 4th fireworks at Rye Playland? Want to re-live it? Watch the video: Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2014 at MyRye.com
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Leaders of Tomorrow and the Rye Free Reading Room Present A Celebration of Our Nation’s 238th Birthday Friday July 4, 2014 10:30 AM Selected Speeches and the Reading of the Declaration of Independence On the Porch of the Rye Free... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at MyRye.com
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We've got an African art show & reception at The Osborn in Rye: Please join us for a reception honoring artist Alison Nicholls and her exhibition of Art Inspired by Africa. Thursday, July 17, 2014 7:00 p.m. The Rehab Center... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at MyRye.com
Rye Playland will have two special holiday fireworks shows -- on Thursday, July 3rd and Friday, July 4th. The fireworks will launch from the pier at 9:15pm. Regular fireworks shows are also held 9:15pm on Wednesdays and Fridays in July... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2014 at MyRye.com
The NY State program designed to aid in the ongoing recovery from Hurricanes Sandy and Irene and Tropical Storm Lee is holding an open meeting tonight, Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Rye City Hall: Rye NYRCR Planning Committee Meeting #1... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2014 at MyRye.com
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Random: That cute kid in the Dustin Hoffman film Kramer vs. Kramer was from Rye. Justin Henry was just 6 years old when recruited by a casting director. It was his first role and it earned him a nomination for... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2014 at MyRye.com
County executive Rob Astorino named William M. Mooney III, as the new director of economic development for Westchester County, effective immediately. His responsibilities include Playland. Here is part of the news release: "In addition to oversight of many of the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2014 at MyRye.com
Congratulations to all members of the Class of 2014 who were honored during Senior Recognition Night at Rye High School. The awards and their recipients are listed below. National Merit Commended Students: George Bryant, Samantha Carter, Ryan Costa, James Forster,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2014 at MyRye.com