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Health Dept Greenlights Playland Beach for Labor Day Weekend

After a closure this week, the Westchester County Health Department (DOH) has determined that Playland Beach is safe to reopen, just in time for...

Playland Beach Remains Closed Under Health Dept Order

Playland Beach in Rye remains closed into Friday under the order of the Westchester Department of Health (DOH) after follow up bacteria testing. The...

Another Boat Runs Aground in Rye Waters

Another boat in a rocky situation. Just around the corner from last week's mishap, Rye, Westchester and Mamaroneck PD -  along with some help from...

County Health Dept. Closes Rye Beaches

See our story from Thursday, August 10th. (Updated, 12:30pm 8/9/23) It will be sunny, 85 degrees with a high chance of bacteria on Wednesday. The Westchester County...

Playland to Test Ferry Service from New York City

Rye Playland will announce later this week it plans to test a ferry service from New York City to the 95 year old amusement...

LETTER: Dredge & Buoy Issues Misrepresented

Responding to our article $1.6 Million Harbor Dredge Comes Up Short, City of Rye City Manager says "the article contained numerous inaccuracies and misstatements,...

$1.6 Million Harbor Dredge Comes Up Short

The City-funded $1.6 million dollar dredging of Milton Harbor has come up vastly short of delivering its targeted depth of five feet. A hydrographic...

Coast Guard Will Not Return Its Buoys to Milton Harbor this Spring

The US Coast Guard will not be returning its buoys (federally maintained ATONs - aids to navigation) to Milton Harbor this spring as original...

RHS Academy on Green Issues: Ocean Acidification & Its NY Impact

Recently, students at The Academy at Rye High School, a project based learning program, looked at a variety of environmental issues. MyRye.com will bring...

Rye Runs Off with $10M State Grant to Upgrade Sewer

Rye has been awarded $10 million under the New York State Water Quality Improvement Program (WQIP). The $10 million funding, plus a $2.5 million...

Grant Will Fund Blind Brook Restoration @ Nature Center

A grant will fund Blind Brook restoration efforts at the Rye Nature Center. The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation's Long Island Sound Futures Fund...

Coast Guard Indicates Federal Navigation Will Be Restored in Milton Harbor

In the wake of the completed the Milton Harbor channel dredge, the US Coast Guard (USCG) has indicated it plans to restore its federal...

VIDEO: $1.6M Dredge of Milton Harbor Expected to Finish This Week

The $1.6 million dredge of the Milton Harbor channel is expected to be completed this coming week, according to City officials. This makes the...

Dredge of Milton Harbor Begins

The dredge of Rye's Milton Harbor began on Tuesday morning. The dredge will be conducted by H&L Contracting, LLC. of Hauppauge. The area of work in this...

Milton Harbor Dredging to Begin

On Friday, the City of Rye announced the dredging of Milton Harbor will begin next week, as expected. The dredge will be conducted by H&L...