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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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(PHOTO: The Max Hoffman House in Rye. Courtesy Wikipedia.) American fashion designer Marc Jacobs and his fiancé are decamping to Rye from a life in Manhattan. Jacobs has bought the famous Max Hoffman House at 58 Island Drive, designed by... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at MyRye.com
Rye's Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary - just behind Playland Park - is hosting the annual Audubon Backyard Bird Count from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. this Saturday, February 16, 2019. (PHOTO: Here birdie, birdie.... The shoreline at 179 acre... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at MyRye.com
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Services have been set for Rye volunteer firefighter Richard F. Cadigan, Jr., who was killed on Thursday, January 31, 2019 when he was struck by a car at the intersection of Irving Avenue and North Regent Street in Port Chester.... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at MyRye.com
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We've got a bunch of local groups - Rye Schools, Rye Prez, Rye ACT, Rye Youth Council - screening (and discussing) the documentary Resilience tonight, Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7pm - 8:30pm at Rye Presbyterian Church, 882 Boston Post... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at MyRye.com
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It's been a few weeks since Rye Mayor Josh Cohen delivered the "Annual Message" - Rye's version of the State of the Union. This year, it was slow going getting the transcript, but better late than never. The annual message... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at MyRye.com
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From Rye City Schools: "Good evening, Due to snow, ice, and hazardous road conditions, all Rye City Schools are closed for Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Thank you and be safe. Eric Byrne Superintendent of Schools" Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at MyRye.com
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Rye Town Park has secured several successful grant applications to help make its facilities fully handicap accessible. The good news arrived in waves starting in Fall of 2018 and continued through January 2019. First, in October, the Park received the... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at MyRye.com
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If your taxes are not collected and remitted as part of your mortgage payment, the Rye City tax man needs to hear from you this month. Open up that wallet. Here are the details: THE RYE CITY PROPERTY TAXES ARE... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2019 at MyRye.com
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More chaos at the Grace Church Street overpass due to the New York State Thruway Authority's Last Mile Project: Road Work Advisory Last Mile Project Post Date: 02/06/2019 The New York State Thruway Authority has just provided the following update... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2019 at MyRye.com
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The Rye Food Scrap Recycling Pilot starts in March - here is how you can recycle all your food scraps: What is It? A six-month pilot program, due to begin March 2019. The pilot will be open to all Rye... Continue reading
Posted Feb 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, February 6, 2019 is out. The council will meet at 7:30pm in the City Council chambers. The Council will adjourn into Executive... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Not so classy. (PHOTO: Rye attorney Guy Parisi looks like he is headed to prison.) A Rye attorney from Milton Road has admitted he worked to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from a dead man's estate. Guy Parisi, who... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2019 at MyRye.com
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The Rye Youth Council will teach you (if you are a high school student or an age 14+ 8th grader) how to interview for a job. JOB INTERVIEW WORKSHOP FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7th 3 TO 4:15 PM... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2019 at MyRye.com
Well, this is not good. Rye schools boss Eric Byrne reported in an email to parent that an antisemitic remark was made in a social media thread involving Rye and Byram Hills high schools. Rye and North Castle police are... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2019 at MyRye.com
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We've got a two hour delay at Rye City Schools today, Thursday, January 31, 2019: "Due to extreme cold and dangerous wind chills, all Rye City Schools will be on a 2-hour delayed opening. Thank you and be safe. Eric... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Note from the Mayor: it's going to get cold... read it: Weather Advisory Arctic Blast Post Date: 01/30/2019 4:00 PM Bitter cold is predicted for our area, beginning tonight and lasting for the next day or two. Please take appropriate... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2019 at MyRye.com
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The opening reception for the “A Different Point of View” art exhibit at the Rye Marshlands is this Sunday from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. (PHOTO: Marshlands Grasses is an oil painting S. Gessing of Rye. It was featured in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2019 at MyRye.com
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UPDATED: The Board of Ed added one item to the agenda: On the agenda are fiscal, special education, personnel and business items that ordinarily come before the Board. In addition, there will be presentations on the Fiscal Forecast and the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2019 at MyRye.com
Local artists can submit artwork for the annual “A Different Point of View” exhibit at Rye's Marshland Conservancy. (PHOTO: Painting from a Marshalnds exhibit back in 2008.) Artwork needs to be submitted this Saturday, February 2nd and Sunday, February 3rd... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Heard in Rye is hosting a book discussion: Doing School: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed-Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students Chose one session: Thursday, January 31st, 9:00-10:30am with RHS Principal, Patricia Taylor OR Wednesday, February 6th, 7:00-8:30pm with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2019 at MyRye.com
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It's going to get messy at the Grace Church Street overpass: New York State Thruway Authority's Last Mile Project Please note: beginning January 24th, 2019: On Grace Church Street Bridge over I-95 (milepost 14.46), a one-way alternating traffic pattern will... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Rye City schools will post an $79.99 million bond referendum to the Rye community on March 12, 2019. The bond will fund a laundry list of capital projects including infrastructure, improved classroom spaces, replacement of the Rye High School turf... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 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, January 23, 2019 is out. The council will meet at 7:30pm in the City Council chambers. The Council will adjourn into Executive... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2019 at MyRye.com
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We've got a Board of Ed meeting Tuesday, January 22, 2019. January 22, 2019 Board of Education Meeting The Rye City School District Board of Education will meet Tuesday, January 22, 2019 beginning at 8:00 P.M. in the Rye Middle... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2019 at MyRye.com
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Babs Simpson, the influential fashion editor who lorded over Vogue's fashion photography from the 40s to the 60s, passed away last week at her Rye home. In 2006 at age 93, Simpson told Vogue: “I have always thought,” she says... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2019 at MyRye.com