To the Editor: Westchester Democrats Should Vote Tuesday

The Democrats chose which of two candidates will run against current County Executive, Rob Astorino

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Larchmont Playhouse Purchased by Film Lover, Billionaire Developer

A developer has purchased the Larchmont Playhouse and plans to transform the theater into an art house cinema.

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You’ve Got No Mail: Sen. Schumer Visits Larchmont Post Office

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer was at the Larchmont Post Office to address the village’s year-long mail snafu.

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What Can Westchester Learn from Harvey?

Harvey reminds us that the chances of floods in Westchester’s coastal areas are increasing.

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How to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims from Westchester

Some resources that we can use.

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Larchmont Crash Flips Car on Weaver Street

Two cars collided  near the intersection of Weaver Street and Orchard Road creating a temporary road closure.

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New Speed Limits Near Mamaroneck High School and Hommocks

20 mile per hour speed zones will now be in effect on school days between the hours of 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM

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School Supplies for Needy New Rochelle Children Believed Stolen

More than 250 brand new school backpacks filled with supplies and ready to be distributed to needy children were believed stolen.

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Wrong Way Crash on Hutch in Scarsdale Still Mystery

Police are still trying to piece together exactly how a woman managed to drive her car the wrong direction near the Weaver Street exit on the Hutchinson River Parkway Sunday

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New Rochelle Father Charged in Daughter’s Death

A New Rochelle man accused of suffocating his daughter, a second grader at Ward Elementary School. was arraigned in Westchester County Court Thursday.

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New Rochelle Passes Zoning to Lure Craft Breweries

Easing of zoning laws on craft businesses to entice breweries to the downtown area

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Mamaroneck Storefronts Remain Closed After June Fire

At least four businesses on Mamaroneck Avenue remain closed more than a month after a fire at the Village Luncheonette.

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Is Your Drinking Water Polluted? New Database Has Answers

The news isn’t so good for Mamaroneck. Tap water provided by Westchester Joint Water Works was “in violation of federal health-based drinking water standards.”

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Latimer’s Westchester Exec. Campaign Holding Weekend Events

It’s a busy Sound Shore weekend in George Latimer’s Westchester County Supervisor campaign.

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Mamaroneck’s Ralph’s Ices Really Closes This Time

Now at the corner where customers lined up until late at night and some angry protests were staged, you can hear a pin drop.

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Rye Playland Carousel to Remain Closed for Year

The iconic Carousel at Rye Playland is closed for the rest of the year following the fire there July 9.

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Update: Ralph’s Ices in Mamaroneck Stays Open in Defiance of Village

Despite an order fro the Village of Mamaroneck to close its doors Thursday, popular and embattled Ralph’s Italian Ices and Ice Cream has remained open.

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How Did Larchmont Boat End Up on New Jersey Highway?

Be careful who you ask to tow your boat.

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Fire Guts Mamaroneck Restaurant

Mamaroneck’s Village Luncheonette was gutted by fire Friday.

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Endorsement: Westchester Needs Kristen Browde

She is the first transgender person to run for public office in New York State with the endorsement of a major political party.

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Larchmont to Develop New Retail Plan

Over the summer the consultants will explore with store owners and residents ideas such as pop-up stores and community events.

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To the Editor: Enforce Immigrant Protections in Westchester

The teenager, who worked two jobs, was taken into custody, as was his mother, and the two were sent to different facilities.

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Updated: Father Held Without Bail in New Rochelle Girl Death

The girl was in the second grade at William B. Ward Elementary School. Her father is being held without bail.

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Hampshire to Proceed with Suit against Mamaroneck

Hampshire’s current proposal would convert the embattled open space into 105 residential units,

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New Rochelle Gets 250K Grant to Clean Beechmont Lake

The funds will be used to restore the lake’s ecological health, beauty, and water retention capacity.

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Larchmont and Mamaroneck Consider Bike Lane Network

Have you heard about the proposal to add new bike lanes in Larchmont and Mamaroneck

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To the Editor: This Bike Lane in Larchmont is a Bad Idea

“It is clear that whoever suggested that has no working knowledge of North Chatsworth.”

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Two Wrong-Way Incidents on Hutch, Other Parkways

We normally don’t cover traffic accidents, but these are worth your knowing about. Be careful out there.

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(Updated) : Mamaroneck, Rye Neck, New Rochelle School Budget

Update: The 2017-2018 Proposed Mamaroneck School District budget passed. Unofficial budget results show 77% of the voters (1,634) voting YES and 23% (491) voting NO.

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Latimer Secures Dem Nomination for Westchester County Executive

“We have a County Executive who is more concerned with pushing Donald Trump’s divisive agenda and furthering his own statewide political career than working for the people of Westchester,” Latimer said.

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Mamaroneck School Budget Vote: Pro and Con

Here are two opposing viewpoints.

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Town of Mamaroneck Explains “Surprise” Tax Hike

Town Administrator Steve Altieri, explaining the lack of any warning, writes, “In retrospect we could have just advised people of the reclassification but I am not sure that the taxpayers would have understood the meaning of that change.”

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Earth Day Message from the Larchmont Mamaroneck LWV

Do you want to restore environmental protections?

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Unexpected Tax Hike Comes to Part of Mamaroneck Town

A long time error in the placement of about 700 parcels in the Town of Mamaroneck in the wrong Sewer District means many residents just saw their tax bills rise anywhere from hundreds to many thousands of dollars.

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Westchester Taking Applications for Affordable Housing

Westchester County purchased these homes at market value and is selling them at affordable prices to qualified individuals and families.

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Final Hearing in French American School Move

FASNY has locations in Larchmont, Scarsdale and Mamaroneck, but residents in White Plains have fought them on the proposal to build a new campus there.

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No Dunkin Donuts Drive-Thru for Larchmont

Larchmont won’t be running on Dunkin. But were residents of Larchmont really clamoring for a drive-thru fast food franchise in the middle of the village?

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Changes to A.P.P.L.E. at Mamaroneck High School Before School Board

The Mamaroneck School Board will hear Tuesday night from residents opposed to the District’s plans to eliminate the APPLE program at Mamaroneck High School.

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Woman Says Robbed at Gunpoint at ShopRite New Rochelle

New Rochelle Police are looking for two men who reportedly robbed a woman at gunpoint in the Shop Rite grocery store parking lot at 8 Joyce Rd & Palmer Ave.

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Westchester Parents Face the Opt-Out Decision, Again

According to data from the state Education Department, in 2016, approximately 24% of the students in Westchester County did not take the test.

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Larchmont Mail Delivery Complaints Prompt Investigation

Mail service in Larchmont has received so many complaints, the Postal Service will investigate.

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Beloved Murray Avenue Teacher Elizabeth Dillon Dies

The Mamaroneck School District and the community have lost a beloved First Grade teacher after a courageous battle with cancer.

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