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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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We've got new peeps (faculty, administrators and staff) at Rye Schools across the district. Today, we feature the new peeps in district-wide positions. On Monday, come back to meet the new peeps at Rye High: Rosemarie Bracciodieta Elementary School Guidance... Continue reading
Posted 12 hours ago at MyRye.com
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Rye Schools are switching food service vendors from Chartwells to Aramark. The reasons provided are fairly generic and cost was not discussed in the school communication sent to parents. It does say Aramark will provide additional food service staff resulting... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at MyRye.com
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The St. Regis Rye - The Residences, the luxury condominium development just off I-95 Exit 15 and on the Playland Access Road, is reporting "robust" sales only two months after opening its sales office. (PHOTO: Now a busy construction site,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Rye native and soccer player James Sands.) Rye native and professional soccer player James Sands has been injured with a broken collarbone: "Physically and emotionally, it has been a turbulent season for James Sands. The 18-year-old New York City... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: The Smoke Shop during the 2010 Rye Little League Parade. The shop closed in 2016.) Margaret "Peggy" D'Onofrio, owner of the beloved Rye Smoke shop which closed in 2016, is gone. The obit, as published by the Craft Memorial... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at MyRye.com
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The Jay Heritage Center in Rye has appointed Kevin Peraino as executive director. Suzanne Clary, who served as executive director for nearly 12 years will continue as president of the board of trustees. Clary announced the news Thursday via a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2019 at MyRye.com
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The Rye Fire Department is running its free CPR class again this year. The class is offered as part of the September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance, which has taken place every September 11th since 2002. This effort... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Rye schools are trying to make the school day less stressful for students. The school system sent an email to parents saying it will restrict access to the student portal during the day to prevent students from checking grades having... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2019 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: The movie Big, with Tom Hanks, was filmed at Rye Playand.) The Westchester political machine, after ousting Standard Amusements from their future involvement with Rye Playland, continues to amp up the PR love for the Rye amusement park by... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2019 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Tell Rye PD if you will have a dark house.) Are you headed to the beach for summer vacation? Will your home in Rye be empty while you are away? Make sure to put your home on the Rye... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2019 at MyRye.com
(PHOTO: The shoreline at 179 acre Edith Read Sanctuary.) Spend the day outside Saturday!: Saturday, August 17, 2019 Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Playland Park, Rye: (914) 967-8720 Volunteer Corps Work Day: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Help with invasive... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2019 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Back in 2011, you could find a Pepsi machine in the same spot Zoltar occupied in the movie Big.) The blockbuster feature film Big, rated PG and starring Tom Hanks, will be shown on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Hungry in the middle of the night? You know to use GrubHub or another app to address your craving. Staring at a pile of food scraps in the middle on the night? Have the sudden urge to recycle? Come on,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2019 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, August 7, 2019 is out. The council will meet at 8:00pm (not 7:30pm) in the City Council chambers. The Council will adjourn... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Get ready, the artists are coming! And they’re not only painting the town, but the parks, the beaches, the landmarks, the buildings, the landscapes, the seascapes, and more. The Rye Arts Center’s Painters On Location is a biennial event in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2019 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: Cindy, playful.) MyRye.com features dogs and cats that are up for adoption by Pet Rescue, a no kill pet shelter in Harrison. Cindy Status: Adoptable Age: 12 Weeks Breed: Terrier Mix Gender: Female Adult size: Small (35 lbs &... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2019 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: The first ride at Playland's new Dragonator ride.) Playland opened its new Dragonator ride on Tuesday, the first new ride in the park for ten plus years. "I never gave up on Playland. We never gave up on Playland,"... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Seems like Westchester County is stepping on the gas (or at least the PR) as it relates to activity at Rye Playland in the wake of nuking the Standard Amusements deal. Witness this Friday night if you are looking for... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2019 at MyRye.com
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It will be an easy commute to see their newest asset. Rye's shuttered Avon facility, that closed last year after laying off the remaining employees, has been purchased. As recently as 2016, Avon said it intended to keep the Rye... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2019 at MyRye.com
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This writer does not think of Rye as a beach town, but maybe that's because most of us have our primary home in Rye. And if we have a second home, it's that one that might be in a rich... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2019 at MyRye.com
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(PHOTO: County boss George Latimer with the future voters that named the new ride.) After 409 submissions from the public, County Executive George Latimer was joined by 1st through 6th grade children attending the County’s Nature Camp at (PHOTO: The... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Kevin Nolan, a Rye husband and father and 9/11 first responder, is gone. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. We remember Nolan when he was a fixture at the Rye Golf pool. Some of the local media coverage:... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Last Tuesday was a big day for entertainers visiting Rye Playland... While Mariah Carey was riding the Dragon Coaster, the Piano Man Billy Joel arrived by boat to Rye Playland's Tiki Bar. Reports referred to sightings of Joel's boat, Alexa.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2019 at MyRye.com
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That ride will be $10.6 million dollars, thank you. That's what county pols approved earlier this week to restore two of the historic Playland rides. Both rides are on the National Register. The Carousel was damaged by fire back in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Mariah Carey - whose classic Fantasy video was taped at Rye Playland - was seen at the park this past Tuesday. The source of the news was Playland's Twitter account. The account showed Carey riding the Dragon Coaster and the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2019 at MyRye.com