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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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(PHOTO: Travis) MyRye.com features dogs and cats that are up for adoption by Pet Rescue, a no kill pet shelter in Harrison. Travis Status: Adoptable Age: 3 year Breed: Bull Terrier Gender: Male Adult size: Small (35 lbs & under)... Continue reading
Posted 16 hours ago at MyRye.com
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A Rye resident and student at Rye Country Day School has been named a New York State 2020 finalist by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism. Now in its... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at MyRye.com
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The American Yacht Club's sailing director Kevin Broome was recently recognized by US Sailing for "outstanding contributions to the advancement of sailor education in the United States". Broome has worked at AYC since 2010. He was recognized with the Timothea... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at MyRye.com
Happy President's Day. If you don't know - Rye is teaming with American history. Back in the day George Washington stayed at The Square House, at that time an inn. Have a great day! Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at MyRye.com
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February 25, 2020 Board of Education Meeting The Rye City School District Board of Education will meet Tuesday, February 25, 2020 beginning at 8:00 P.M. in the Rye Middle School Multipurpose Room. On the agenda are fiscal, special education, personnel... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at MyRye.com
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Papyrus, the greeting card and stationery chain on Purchase Street, will close at the end of this month. The Rye location, at the corner of Purchase and Locust, is one of the chain's 254 locations. All locations are closing in... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2020 at MyRye.com
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Cultural vanguard and still newish Rye resident Marc Jacobs received a big write-up titled The Many Lives of Marc Jacobs in the New York Times this past week. His move to the burbs received note: (Robert Duffy is Jacobs' former... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2020 at MyRye.com
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Crazy things happen. This past Friday, the Rye Fire Department responded to people that trapped in a vehicle by a downed tree. Rye FD used a strut kit from a company called Paratech to stabilize the vehicle and get folks... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2020 at MyRye.com
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You can go back to school... Rye High School... as a board of education member. Come to an RCSD School Board Service Interest Meeting and Q&A Session. Tuesday, March 3rd 7:00 p.m. Middle School MPR Come join current members of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2020 at MyRye.com
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Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Time: 7:30pm Location: Rye Free Reading Room,1061 Boston Post Road, Rye You can be a zero. Just in time to fall in love with waste-free living this Valentine's Day, the Rye Sustainability Committee presents a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2020 at MyRye.com
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Westchester County has announced the City of Rye’s Westchester County Property tax levy portion is $35,895,395 million dollars, down 4.66% or $1,753,578 million dollars, as part of the 2020 county budget, passed with the help of Rye guy and Westchester... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2020 at MyRye.com
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You went to plan that vacation for next winter or spring 2021 but were stopped in your tracks... Across Rye, folks can fire up Expedia, Skyscanner or their favorite booking engine and lock down their vacation plans. That's because the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2020 at MyRye.com
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The first ever Rye community Earth Day awareness celebration is being planned for Sunday, April 19th, 2020. This year marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Friends of Rye Nature Center (FRNC) will appear before the Rye City Council on... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2020 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, January 22 , 2020 is out. The council will meet at 8:00pm in the City Council chambers. The Council will convene at... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2020 at MyRye.com
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A Middlebury College student from Rye is headed home from studies in China in the wake of the coronavirus emergency. Middlebury College pulled the plug on Benjy Renton's and all of its study abroad programs in China due to the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2020 at MyRye.com
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It took a few days to secure the transcript, but here is the full transcript of the annual message (AKA state of the city) from Rye Mayor Josh Cohn. It was delivered at the Rye city council meeting on January... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2020 at MyRye.com
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Serendipity Labs, a co-working / shared office company founded and based in Rye, recently announced it will continue its expansion. The firm intends to add eight locations in the US, bringing the total number of locations to 43. Its Rye... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2020 at MyRye.com
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We have a bit more information on the upcoming Marshlands Conservancy art exhibit and how to submit your artwork for display. (PHOTO: Deer at the Marshlands in December 2019.) Paintings, sculptures, drawings and other artwork that was inspired by Marshlands... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2020 at MyRye.com
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An ecology discussion and a chance to share your artwork, this weekend at Rye's great parks - Edith Read and Marshlands: (PHOTO: Rye Marshlands earlier this month.) Saturday, February 1st, 2020: Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, 1 Playland Park, Rye:... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2020 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Marc Jacobs' lobster candle stick holder, yours for $395.) When most folks clean out their attic, they head over to Goodwill in New Rochelle or call Furniture Sharehouse for a pick-up. Marc Jacobs calls Sotheby's and holds an auction.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2020 at MyRye.com
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LawnChair Theatre’s 3rd annual Cabaret, Like the Sun: The Bard Meets the Beatles, will celebrate two of the greatest British exports: The Beatles and William Shakespeare. The show will be at The Rye Arts Center on Thursday, January 30th at... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2020 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: The Dragon Coaster - where tourists can go for a ride. Featured in the new tourism promotional video.) Rye's Playland Amusement Park is one of the destinations featured in a new Westchester tourism campaign. Rye Guy and County Exec... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2020 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, January 22 , 2019 is out. This week we kick-off with Mayor Cohn's State of the City or "annual message". Once delivered,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2020 at MyRye.com
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A ranking by Niche.com puts Rye schools at #18 for public schools in New York State. The district also rates #90 nationally out of 10,782 schools. Not too bad. Some other rankings for Rye schools: Districts with the best teachers:... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2020 at MyRye.com
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Heard in Rye welcomes Lisa Osherow, MA health and sexuality education expert, who will discuss how to talk with your kids about their bodies and healthy relationships. The program is for 6th-12th grade parents. Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 7pm... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2020 at MyRye.com